TABLE IV

Perceived purpose of producing annual report (respondents could choose more than one response)

Perceived purposeNo (%) of responding practices [95% confidence interval]
For monitoring practice activity165(63) [57to69]
To assist inaudit130(49) [43to56]
To review practice team activities overyear108(41) [35to47]
To inform family health services authority about practice needs anddifficulties106(40) [34to46]
Statutoryrequirement103(39) [33to45]
To provide practice developmentplan68(26) [21to31]
To inform practicepopulation17(6) [4to10]
Other21(8) [5to12]