Equality Statistics for the Northern Ireland Civil Service - 2016

Date published: 31 January 2017


This report, produced by the Northern Ireland Statistics & Research Agency (NISRA), was released on 31 January 2017 in line with the arrangements approved by the UK Statistics Authority. The report is based on staff in post at 1 April 2016 .


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.