How many anaesthetists does the United Kingdom have?
More than 10,000.
The AAGBI (The Association of Anesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland) is the largest medical sub specialty organization in the UK. It is an organization whose members represent the interests of both the anesthetists and their patients. Currently it has about 10,418 members out of which 5,302 are consultant anesthetists. About 70% of these consultant members work in clinical private practice.