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Doctors: Refugees

Question for Department of Health and Social Care

UIN HL2328, tabled on 9 March 2020

To ask Her Majesty's Government how many doctors who were refugees have been registered with the General Medical Council in each of the last three years.

Answered on

19 March 2020

The General Medical Council (GMC) does not hold information on the total number of refugees or former refugees that are on the medical register.

The following figures are based on doctors who declared their refugee status to the GMC.

2017

23

2018

30

2019

48