Medical Training Review Panel: fourteenth report

Appendix D: Extended Data Trend Tables - D11-D19

Page last updated: 11 March 2011

Table D11: Advanced training first-year positions/trainees by medical specialty, 1997–2010

Medical specialty 19971998199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010
Addiction medicine
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
2
Adult medicine
148
118
192
204
166
184
228
257
274
247
na
na
384
432
Anaesthesia
145
165
148
141
158
134
219
153
159
159
155
145
159
214
Anaesthesia – Pain medicine
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
20
24
19
22
Dermatology
13
8
6
9
14
15
12
3
17
17
18
18
16
18
Emergency medicine(a)
120
121
150
150
98
115
91
108
122
110
102
na
305
282
General practice
400
400
410
450
450
450
600
624
626
648
648
648
684
814
Intensive care
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
na
na
156
60
Medical administration
20
20
20
20
20
21
27
27
27
30
19
15
32
8
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
55
55
50
50
50
47
47
48
56
69
65
56
65
59
Occupational and
Environmental medicine
12
na
10
na
na
na
8
na
na
na
na
na
6
27
Ophthalmology
21
24
18
18
18
26
28
25
22
26
27
27
20
27
Paediatrics
59
43
68
68
50
48
63
97
89
119
na
na
162
131
Palliative medicine
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
41
Pathology(b)
50
43
49
48
71
54
44
46
58
87
90
85
66
50
Psychiatry
118
122
118
117
126
127
106
115
142
131
39
102
99
129
Public health medicine
24
24
24
na
na
16
15
18
12
10
10
14
8
28
Radiation Oncology
..
4
na
11
12
6
10
14
15
14
25
15
24
15
Radiodiagnosis
43
50
62
41
41
34
37
21
9
51
48
32
47
56
Rehabilitation medicine
13
14
19
20
25
27
29
29
30
30
32
20
38
30
Sexual health medicine
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
1
Surgery
128
139
139
162
184
185
188
197
240
208
421
218
299
250
Total
1,369
1,350
1,483
1,509
1,483
1,489
1,752
1,782
1,898
1,956
1,719
1,419
2,589
2,696

(a) Due to retrospective data collection, the number of estimated first year advanced vocational trainees in 2009 is unavailable.
(b) The 2008 and 2009 numbers includes trainees from joint pathology and RACP.

Source: Medical colleges and GPET

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Table D12: Advanced vocational training first-year positions/trainees by state/territory, 1997–2010

YearNSWVicQldSAWATasNTACTAustralia
1997
378
321
187
108
130
24
15
42
1,205
1998
403
324
242
133
133
28
21
46
1,330
1999
469
384
233
120
148
31
17
35
1,437
2000
478
392
250
111
129
41
17
41
1,459
2001
474
397
252
124
139
31
19
47
1,483
2002
485
394
247
110
142
27
23
45
1,473
2003
507
416
265
157
129
34
29
12
1,549
2004
511
445
259
120
144
38
39
17
1,573
2005
561
448
286
119
153
37
32
21
1,657
2006
669
492
351
157
176
49
33
29
1,956
2007
364
290
235
94
102
24
25
9
1,143
2008
471
364
271
110
135
31
22
15
1,419
2009
830
717
473
201
229
64
32
44
2,590
2010
856
687
581
227
243
53
46
40
2,733

Source: Medical colleges and GPET

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Table D13: Advanced vocational trainees: Proportion of females by medical specialty, 1997–2010

Medical specialty 19971998199920002001200220032004200520062007200820092010
Addiction medicine
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
36.4
Adult medicine
34.2
39.5
36.7
39.2
43.9
42.0
47.8
40.3
41.2
43.2
43.0
43.1
40.2
44.8
Anaesthesia
39.7
55.0
55.6
36.8
35.0
37.0
44.3
37.4
36.5
36.5
39.7
37.1
50.7
39.9
Anaesthesia – Pain medicine
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
26.5
31.1
35.8
29.4
Dermatology
38.1
32.5
36.0
41.1
43.6
54.7
50.0
49.2
55.0
54.7
51.6
66.7
59.0
55.6
Emergency medicine
30.7
28.0
39.4
37.8
38.4
39.5
39.9
39.9
39.1
41.4
44.2
43.5
41.9
38.6
General practice
56.6
59.7
58.9
60.3
60.8
60.6
60.5
59.1
58.2
58.9
58.9
62.0
63.8
63.8
Intensive care
11.1
9.5
19.0
24.5
18.3
22.3
36.0
28.1
23.5
20.0
34.7
24.5
24.3
27.1
Medical administration
34.6
25.7
25.7
41.2
49.5
50.0
44.4
37.5
35.8
33.3
20.9
10.0
14.1
32.2
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
48.9
61.2
56.8
49.5
60.0
62.5
60.5
59.6
63.2
65.5
65.7
68.8
67.9
65.0
Occupational and Environmental medicine
25.0
na
16.3
19.6
23.9
34.1
24.5
24.2
25.0
23.0
23.7
16.4
25.5
18.8
Ophthalmology
20.0
18.2
19.8
23.1
25.0
31.4
34.3
41.9
39.6
48.0
31.9
34.3
31.2
38.8
Paediatrics
62.0
66.7
66.7
65.2
63.3
65.0
57.9
63.4
62.0
64.1
63.6
60.1
58.7
64.6
Palliative medicine
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
62.0
Pathology(a)
46.0
43.3
42.7
42.8
48.7
50.2
51.8
55.7
55.3
77.5
53.9
45.3
64.5
56.2
Psychiatry
44.6
45.8
45.9
46.0
48.4
47.6
49.4
52.3
55.2
47.8
52.5
26.3
53.1
55.1
Public health medicine
50.7
50.7
50.7
48.2
48.1
51.6
66.7
64.6
66.2
68.8
69.3
54.7
11.2
61.7
Radiodiagnosis
27.8
25.8
24.9
26.7
32.3
34.1
33.5
31.5
33.1
33.0
30.4
30.9
57.4
31.8
Radiation oncology
..
..
51.0
48.1
56.9
60.1
55.1
58.8
54.5
70.2
44.8
52.9
34.8
58.2
Rehabilitation medicine
34.0
30.8
26.8
42.9
57.1
54.3
52.6
55.1
51.7
60.8
60.3
60.3
25.9
61.5
Sexual health medicine
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
62.5
Surgery
17.2
13.3
12.6
12.8
13.4
12.1
14.4
17.1
16.0
18.0
18.3
23.3
23.1
22.8
Total (%)
45.9
47.2
49.6
48.8
50.7
51.4
52.5
45.9
45.5
46.3
46.6
46.7
48.1
48.4
Total number
2,322
2,393
2,488
2,456
2,538
2,650
2,845
2,930
2,758
3,015
3,181
3,421
3,967
4,494

(a) Data includes trainees undertaking pathology and RACP jointly.

Source: Medical colleges and GPET

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Table D14: Advanced vocational trainees: Proportion of females by state/territory, 1997–2010

YearNSWVicQldSAWATasNTACTAustralia
199741.839.540.037.739.138.357.144.441.0
199843.541.340.743.444.235.239.553.343.0
199944.843.341.644.745.145.150.645.244.1
200042.643.943.045.243.543.840.342.843.2
200145.546.342.045.241.148.346.345.944.8
200246.147.840.941.444.443.153.542.945.1
200348.046.143.645.347.256.453.539.046.4
200446.346.744.044.146.052.450.642.145.9
200545.346.244.241.446.151.355.740.345.6
200646.947.746.041.446.849.155.939.846.3
200747.547.545.243.646.043.860.430.846.6
200846.345.044.344.942.746.959.233.345.1
200950.149.446.247.245.248.760.042.648.1
201050.048.846.146.448.957.652.340.148.4

Source: Medical colleges and GPET

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Table D15: Vocational training positions/trainees: Total, advanced, female advanced and part-time advanced

YearTraining
positions/ trainees
Advanced training positions/ traineesFemale
advanced trainees
Proportion female advanced trainees (%)Part-time advancedProportion part-time advanced (%)
19976,4225,6652,32241.02965.2
19986,8185,5612,39343.03376.1
19996,9105,6452,48844.13886.9
20007,2625,6802,45643.23686.5
20016,8355,6612,53844.83255.7
20027,2135,8742,65045.13576.1
20037,2736,1262,84546.45348.7
20048,1886,3872,93045.970411.0
20058,7106,0592,76545.693215.4
20069,3176,5143,01846.367610.4
2007(a)11,2496,8333,18146.673910.8
2008 (b)11,6687,3243,42146.75567.6
200912,9588,2493,96748.11,05212.8
201014,6799,4324,49447.697110.3
Change 1997–2010 (%)128.666.593.516.2228.097.0

(a) Figure for the number of training positions/trainees has been revised from the 2007 report.
(b) Figure for the number of advanced training positions/trainees has been revised from the 2008 report.

Source: Medical colleges and GPET

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Table D16: New fellows by medical specialty, 2000–2009

Medical specialty 2000200120022003200420052006200720082009 Change 2000–2009Change
2000-2009 (%)
Addiction medicine
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
6
..
..
Adult medicine
159
129
170
168
190
181
247
209
303
397
238
149.7
Anaesthesia
95
123
165
133
128
198
135
150
234
197
102
107.4
Anaesthesia – Pain medicine
..
..
..
..
..
5
5
7
11
9
..
..
Dermatology
8
14
21
9
12
13
14
23
11
11
3
37.5
Emergency medicine
40
61
34
82
80
58
78
69
95
82
42
105.0
General practice

– RACGP
– ACRRM


365
..


324
..


670
..


746
..


661
..


671
..


628
..


592
21


819
22


928
40


563
..


154.2
..
Intensive care
11
22
20
15
20
29
23
36
62
63
52
472.7
Medical administration
9
7
6
10
15
4
13
11
10
9
0
0.0
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
54
49
46
57
29
28
49
46
66
56
2
3.7
Occupational and Environmental medicine
3
1
4
4
6
6
6
6
11
11
8
266.7
Ophthalmology
25
21
20
30
20
26
16
30
14
11
-14
-56.0
Paediatrics
40
41
51
55
57
74
73
47
114
116
76
190.0
Palliative medicine
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
8
..
..
Pathology
42
35
37
43
41
48
46
77
68
64
22
52.4
Psychiatry
80
70
82
70
109
85
90
72
147
125
45
56.3
Public health medicine
11
11
13
6
8
4
13
15
13
12
1
9.1
Radiation oncology
14
12
10
9
10
19
9
12
11
18
4
28.6
Radiodiagnosis
46
26
36
40
37
39
74
54
54
44
-2
-4.3
Rehabilitation medicine
13
10
13
12
15
13
19
24
21
13
0
0.0
Sexual health medicine
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
1
..
..
Surgery
111
103
108
117
115
155
155
176
171
174
63
56.8
Total
1,126
1,059
1,506
1,606
1,553
1,656
1,693
1,677
2,257
2,395
1,269
112.7

Source: Medical colleges

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Table D17: New fellows by state/territory, 2000–2009

YearNSWVicQldSAWATasNTACTAustralia
2000
361
301
197
90
108
29
11
29
1,126
2001
360
258
168
94
112
27
10
19
(a)1,071
2002
499
392
254
115
155
38
15
25
(a)1,506
2003
518
384
324
140
167
43
8
9
(a)1,610
2004
476
414
262
161
173
23
4
10
(a)1,553
2005
501
434
310
157
179
35
10
14
1,640
2006
530
468
308
165
163
30
11
18
1,693
2007
538
470
327
151
135
30
11
15
1,677
2008
635
543
441
213
246
49
15
23
(a)2257
2009
620
548
471
196
225
47
25
41
2,285
Change 2000–2009 (%)
71.7
82.1
139.1
117.8
108.3
62.1
127.3
41.4
102.9

(a)Australian total includes new fellows who completed their training overseas and so differs from total of states and territories.

Source: Medical colleges

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Table D18: New fellows: Proportion of females by medical specialty, 2000-2009

Medical specialty 2000200120022003200420052006200720082009
Addiction medicine
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
50.0
Adult medicine
42.1
34.1
41.8
42.3
38.4
36.8
36.8
38.3
41.6
35.8
Anaesthesia
18.9
32.5
30.9
27.8
28.9
43.0
43.0
31.3
35.0
29.4
Anaesthesia – Pain medicine
..
..
..
..
..
40.0
40.0
0.0
9.1
33.3
Dermatology
37.5
42.9
33.3
33.3
66.7
42.9
42.9
34.8
90.9
90.9
Emergency medicine
25.7
29.5
25.0
39.0
42.5
31.3
30.8
33.3
36.8
36.6
General practice

– RACGP
– ACRRM


59.2
..


56.8
..


47.9
..


47.7
..


46.8
..


46.8
..


46.8
..


50.0
14.3


44.8
31.8


43.3
27.5
Intensive care
18.2
18.2
10.0
20.0
20.0
8.7
8.7
13.9
25.8
23.8
Medical administration
22.2
28.6
66.7
50.0
53.3
30.8
30.8
27.3
50.0
11.1
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
44.4
59.2
56.5
56.1
51.7
46.9
46.9
58.7
62.1
62.5
Occupational and Environmental medicine
0.0
0.0
16.7
25.0
0.0
33.3
33.3
16.7
45.5
9.1
Ophthalmology
24.0
19.0
20.0
13.3
50.0
31.3
31.3
50.0
35.7
36.4
Paediatrics
77.5
53.7
64.7
55.1
64.9
45.2
45.2
57.4
56.1
47.4
Palliative medicine
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
62.5
Pathology
45.2
42.9
45.9
37.2
45.0
65.2
65.2
53.2
51.5
46.9
Psychiatry
32.5
45.7
42.7
42.9
45.9
48.1
54.4
43.1
42.2
42.4
Public health medicine
63.6
45.5
30.8
66.7
62.5
85.7
84.6
80.0
69.2
58.3
Radiation oncology
35.7
41.7
50.0
66.7
50.0
55.6
55.6
50.0
36.4
44.4
Radiodiagnosis
19.6
38.5
22.2
25.0
37.8
33.8
33.8
24.1
25.9
40.9
Rehabilitation medicine
15.4
60.0
61.5
75.0
40.0
63.2
63.2
62.5
52.4
69.2
Sexual health medicine
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
..
100.0
Surgery
7.2
12.6
13.0
13.7
6.1
13.5
13.5
16.5
15.2
19.5
Total
40.3
41.8
41.1
41.3
44.0
40.7
41.2
40.7
41.0
39.0

Source: Medical colleges.

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Table D19: New fellows: Proportion of females by state/territory, 2000–2009

YearNSWVicQldSAWATasNTACTAust
2000
42.1
36.2
42.6
40.0
41.7
27.6
27.3
51.7
40.3
2001
37.7
40.3
42.9
43.6
49.1
44.4
40.0
52.6
41.8
2002
42.1
43.8
34.3
41.7
40.6
44.7
60.0
48.0
41.1
2003
44.0
42.2
40.1
33.6
42.5
39.5
62.5
22.2
41.3
2004
46.6
40.1
45.8
38.5
44.5
52.2
50.0
80.0
44.0
2005
42.5
39.4
36.8
41.4
41.3
57.1
30.0
50.0
40.7
2006
44.0
41.0
38.6
44.8
33.7
40.0
27.3
50.0
41.2
2007
40.5
41.3
40.1
41.7
40.0
43.3
45.5
26.7
40.7
2008
41.1
41.4
41.3
36.6
41.5
38.8
40.0
52.2
40.9
2009
41.3
42.7
37.8
42.3
40.0
61.7
44.0
34.1
39.2

Source: Medical colleges.