Data and research

We collect data on the medical profession and the organisations where doctors practise and train. We also carry out and commission analysis and research. Here you can access all our resources to help improve medical training, patient care and workforce planning.

Discover our research archive

Research updates to your inbox

Find our more about our research with our quarterly email bulletin. You’ll learn more about our research and the impact it has on doctors, patient care and the health services. 

Our data at your fingertips

GMC Data Explorer is a free online resource to help you learn and interact with our data on the makeup of the medical register, revalidation, training and fitness to practise.