Table 1.

Practice characteristics

PracticeType of areaDeprivation scoreaPractice list size, NUsers as proportion of overall study sample, n (%) (N= 5447)
1Urban417 848478 (8.8)
2Urban914 3493236 (59.4)
3Semi-rural712 539190 (3.5)
4Urban36882825 (15.1)
5Semi-rural17368132 (2.4)
6Urban711 61528 (0.5)
7Rural812 53023 (0.4)
8Urban107955491 (9.0)
9bUrban515 53944 (0.8)
  • a Measured using the English Indices of Multiple Deprivation, 1 = most deprived, 10 = least deprived.14

  • b askmyGP reports this practice used the platform as a trial during the study period. Percentages rounded to one decimal point.