Personnel Statistics for the NICS

IMPORTANT: delayed publication of Personnel Statistics for staff in post at 1 April 2014. Data quality issues relating to the records of those joining and leaving the Northern Ireland Civil Service need to be resolved.

Information on 2013 will be included in the 2014 report. The 2012 report, produced by the Northern Ireland Statistics & Research Agency (NISRA), was released on 23 January 2013 in line with the arrangements approved by the UK Statistics Authority. The report is based on staff in post at 1 April 2012 .

The report contains analysis of personnel statistics for the 12 Northern Ireland Government Departments by Grade, Age, Gender, Community Background, Disability and Ethnicity as well as information on Pay and Sickness Absence.

A copy of the report is available for download here .

This publication is available in PDF format. To read PDF files you will need a copy of Adobe Acrobat Reader 5.0 or greater. This can be downloaded free of charge from the Adobe website.

Coverage: Northern Ireland

Geographic Breakdown: None

Reports for previous years: 2011, 2010, 2009

For more information about this release, please e-mail: or telephone: +44 (0)28 9054 2081