Table 1

Characteristics of general practices in lowest and highest deprivation quintiles, 2005–2006.

Least deprived quintileMost deprived quintile
Number of practices12282373
Fte GPs46606342
List size per fte GP20632284
Single-handed practice13.4%35.1%
Training practice38.2%19.1%
  • Fte = full-time equivalent.