Equality Statistics for the Northern Ireland Civil Service - 2021

Date published: 27 July 2021


This report, produced by the Northern Ireland Statistics & Research Agency (NISRA), was released on 27 July 2021 in line with the arrangements approved by the UK Statistics Authority. The report is based on staff in post at 1 January 2021.


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, and of leavers.