Equal Opportunities

2007 Entry

The tables below cover applicants for NHS clinical psychology training places. (People currently training as clinical psychologists are employed by the NHS. These arrangements may be amended for candidates entering training in 2020, but this is unclear at this stage. Please see the Funding page for more information.)

The tables include data from applicants who gave their authorisation for it to be made public. Some applicants who gave their authorisation preferred not to give details for particular questions. They have been included with the largest category in each section. Some categories with small numbers are grouped together to maintain anonymity.

GENDER - 2007 ENTRY
CATEGORY APPLICANTS ACCEPTANCES
Totals 2293 100% 579 100%
Female & no response 1923 84% 502 87%
Male 370 16% 77 13%

MARITAL STATUS - 2007 ENTRY
CATEGORY APPLICANTS ACCEPTANCES
Totals 2293 100% 579 100%
Divorced/Separated, Widowed 45 2% 5 1%
Single & no response 1452 63% 358 62%
Married/Co-habiting 796 35% 216 37%

DEPENDANTS - 2007 ENTRY
CATEGORY APPLICANTS ACCEPTANCES
Totals 2293 100% 579 100%
No dependants & no response 2084 91% 542 94%
Has dependants 209 9% 37 6%

RESIDENCE - 2007 ENTRY
CATEGORY APPLICANTS ACCEPTANCES
Totals 2293 100% 579 100%
UK & no response 2128 93% 573 99%
Other EU/EEA 129 6% 6 1%
Other residence 36 2%

AGE - 2007 ENTRY
CATEGORY APPLICANTS ACCEPTANCES
Totals 2293 100% 579 100%
20-24 years 778 34% 193 33%
25-29 years & no response 999 44% 298 51%
30-34 years 272 12% 53 9%
35-39 years 117 5% 16 3%
40-44 years 85 4% 19 3%
45-49 years 32 1%
50 and over 10 0%

DISABILITY - 2007 ENTRY
CATEGORY APPLICANTS ACCEPTANCES
Totals 2293 100% 579 100%
No disability & no response 2121 92% 541 93%
Dyslexia 72 3% 17 3%
Unseen disability 47 2% 11 2%
Deaf/hearing impairment 11 0% 10 2%
Wheelchair user/mobility difficulties 7 0%
Blind/partially sighted, Personal care support, Mental health difficulties, Disabled (not specified) 10 0%
Two or more disabilities 14 1%
Other disability 11 0%
Total with a disability 172 8% 38 7%

ETHNICITY - 2007 ENTRY
CATEGORY APPLICANTS ACCEPTANCES
Totals 2293 100% 579 100%
Indian 82 4% 16 3%
Pakistani 37 2% 10 2%
Bangladeshi, Asian (not specified) 10 0%
Other Asian background 12 1%
Total in the Asian/Asian British/Asian English/Asian Scottish/Asian Welsh group 141 6% 26 4%
African 19 1% 6 1%
Caribbean 19 1%
Other Black background, Black (not specified) 7 0%
Total in the Black/Black British/Black English/Black Scottish/Black Welsh group 45 2% 6 1%
White and Asian 11 0% 9 2%
White and Black African, White and Black Caribbean, Mixed (not specified) 11 0%
Other Mixed background 22 1%
Total in the Mixed group 44 2% 9 2%
British (white) 471 21% 117 20%
English & no response 902 39% 272 47%
Scottish 137 6% 46 8%
Welsh 51 2% 17 3%
Other British (white) 43 2% 14 2%
White (not specified) 113 5% 17 3%
Irish 105 5% 21 4%
Other White background 208 9% 27 5%
Total in the White group 2030 89% 531 92%
Chinese 8 0% 7 1%
Middle Eastern/North African 8 0%
Other ethnic background, Other ethnicity (not specified) 17 0%
Total in the Other Ethnicity group 33 1% 7 1%