The public national register of practitioners means that it is possible to produce accurate reports on the number of practitioners in each profession in Australia.
The National Registration and Accreditation Scheme requires that information about every registered health practitioner in Australia is published on this single national register.
In 2012 the Medical Board began publishing quarterly data profiling Australia’s medical workforce, including a number of statistical breakdowns about registrants. The specialist pathway data is available on the specialist pathway page under Guides and reports.
The specialist pathway data is available on the specialist pathway page.