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Table 3 Headcount/FTE/FWE totals at different scales with percent deviations from DoHA baseline figures

From: General practitioner (family physician) workforce in Australia: comparing geographic data from surveys, a mailing list and medicare

  Overall Metro Inner regional Outer regional Remote Very remote
  Headcount FTE/FWE Headcount FTE/FWE Headcount FTE/FWE Headcount FTE/FWE Headcount FTE/FWE Headcount FTE/FWE
AMPCo doctor list (FTE)             
Summed total 23,118 21,518 17,245 15,959 3,984 3,752 1,633 1,558 205 199 51 51
% Difference from DoHA −13.13 30.55 −5.14 36.69 −22.41 17.36 −30.77 16.88 −60.95 1.53 −87.68 −37.65
AIHW survey (Overall from registers, FWE from survey)             
Summed total 21,817 18,623 16,538 13,813 3,711 3,306 1,321 1,259 192 191 55 55
% Difference from DoHA −18.02 12.99 −9.03 18.31 −27.73 3.41 −44.00 −5.57 −63.42 −2.55 −86.71 −31.62
Indirectly derived FWE             
Summed total   19,688   14,593   3,426   1,443   162   63
% Difference from DoHA   −0.21   2.42   −6.56   −5.36   −22.10   −21.67
PHCRIS (Headcount from survey, FWE from DoHA)             
Summed total 24,688 20,049           
% Difference from DoHA −7.23 −0.02           
DoHA 26,613 16,482 FTE 18,180 11,675 FTE 5,135 3,197 FTE 2,359 1,333 FTE 525 196 FTE 414 81 FTE
19,729 FWE   14,248 FWE   3,667 FWE   1,525 FWE   208 FWE   81 FWE