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General Practitioners

Question for Department of Health

UIN 210051, tabled on 13 October 2014

To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what the average retirement age is of (a) male and (b) female GPs employed by the NHS.

Answered on

20 October 2014

The information is shown in the following table.

Average Pension Age





Note: Data from the Government Actuaries Department on the average retirement age of general practitioners covering the period 1 April 2008 – 31 March 2012

Answered by

Department of Health and Social Care