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Dear Nursing and Midwifery Council,

I require the total number of Adult Registered Nurses who qualified in the cohort March 2005 to March 2008 and how many of them remain active on the register.

Are figures available for every cohort after this?

Do you keep figures on RN's who have moved abroad?

Yours faithfully,

Adam Guest

Foi & Dpa Request, Nursing and Midwifery Council

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Robert Wickham, Nursing and Midwifery Council

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FOI/2016/497

 

19^th December 2016

 

Dear Mr Guest,

 

Thank you for your request for information from the Nursing and Midwifery
Council (NMC). Your request was received on 23^rd November 2016 and dealt
with under the terms of the Freedom of Information Act 2000 (FOI Act).

 

You asked:

 

“I require the total number of Adult Registered Nurses who qualified in
the cohort March 2005 to March 2008 and how many of them remain active on
the register. 

 

Are figures available for every cohort after this?

 

Do you keep figures on RN's who have moved abroad?”

 

Response:

 

Please find the Excel Workbook ‘Qualifications by Year’ attached.  The
table titled ‘1) Qual. by year’ shows the number of Adult Registered
Nurses who qualified between April and March of each year from 2005 to
2016. The table titled ‘2) Remain active’ shows the number of nurses that
qualified in each of the years requested and still remain active on the
Register. Regarding your query about Registered Nurses who have moved
abroad, we only record data for those nurses who have changed their
country of address in the time that they have been on the Register. Of the
267910 nurses who qualified between April 2005 and March 2016, 50444 have
recorded a change in their country of address between their qualification
and joining the register, and the present day. This data was correct as of
19^th December 2016.

 

Please contact me if you have any queries regarding the information
provided.

 

Thank you.

 

Kind regards,

 

Robert Wickham

Records and Archives Officer

Technology and Business Innovation (TBI)

020 7681 5692

 

Nursing and Midwifery Council

23 Portland Place

London W1B 1PZ

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