Dataset

Location of General Practices (GPs) / surgeries

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Grid referenced location of General Practices / Surgeries

Source: Health and Social Care Information Centre (HSCIC), Office for National Statistics Access to Services Team

Publisher: Neighbourhood Statistics

Geographies: Grid Reference

Geographic coverage: England

Time coverage: 2006

Type of data: Administrative data

Notes: A general practice surgery may either be a single surgery, or many surgery sites belonging to one practice. The dataset covers static point locations of GP services. Other health services such as mobile GPs, ’Walk In ’ and home visits are not covered.

Import source: DATA4NR-data4nr-export-13-01-2010.csv
External reference: DATA4NR-22
National statistic: no
Geographic coverage: 100000: England
Temporal coverage from: 2006
Precision: The information presented here provides details of the location of all 10,776 GP practices and branch surgeries in England, which were operating on April 2004. 97.9% of the data have been successfully geo-referenced. 230 (2.1%) surgeries were not geo-referenced, therefore will not appear as points in this dataset.
Source: Health and Social Care Information Centre (HSCIC), Office for National Statistics Access to Services Team
Temporal coverage to: 2006