Our workforce census

Every two years we run a survey of the non-trainee psychiatric workforce in the UK.

The survey provides a detailed analysis of the consultant and specialty doctor workforce in psychiatry across England, Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales.

Our most recent census

The 2019 census is now available (published December 2019):

The Census 2019 (PDF)

The census summary is also available (published September 2019)

Download the pre-report summary (PDF)

Workforce census results from previous years:

If you would like to know more, please email workforce@rcpsych.ac.uk or call 020 3701 2525.

Get in contact to receive further information regarding a career in psychiatry