Equality Statistics for the Northern Ireland Civil Service

IMPORTANT: delayed publication of Equality Statistics for staff in post at 1 January 2013. Data quality issues with occupational coding need to be resolved.

The 2012 report, produced by the Northern Ireland Statistics & Research Agency (NISRA), was released on 26 September 2012 in line with the arrangements approved by the UK Statistics Authority. The report is based on staff in post at 1 January 2012 .

The statistics, which are given by grade level, cover gender, community background (Protestant/Catholic), age-group, ethnicity and disability. Some comparisons with the workforce composition in previous years are also given. The report includes analysis of success in recruitment and promotion competitions.

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: 2010, 2011

For more information about this release, please e-mail:
Nicoli.Morrison@dfpni.gov.uk or telephone: +44 (0)28 9057 2392