Table 1

CCG and practice demographics

CCGPrescribing levelPractices recruitedAverage practice list sizeAverage practice deprivation score*GP total
Brighton and HoveLow2899242
County Durham and Tees ValleyHigh9910457
DerbyshireHigh310 22081
LondonLow6989663
Newcastle WestLow6909745
South of Tyne and WearHigh1996321
TrentLow2921232
  • Data sourced from DCLG.

  • *Index of Multiple Deprivation Scores, where lower scores=higher deprivation.

  • CCG, clinical commissioning group; DCLG, Department of Communities and Local Government; GP, general practitioner.