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Public sector employment: statistics for 1st Quarter 2020

Statistics based on administrative records and surveys of individual public sector bodies carried out by the Scottish Government and the Office for National Statistics (ONS). This is a snapshot of employment as at March 2020.

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Public sector employment: statistics for 1st Quarter 2020
Table 10: Reserved civil service employment; Scotland, Full-time equivalent 1,2

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Table 10: Reserved civil service employment; Scotland, Full-time equivalent 1,2

Not Seasonally Adjusted

Reserved Civil Service
Total Reserved Civil Service Ministry of Defence HM Revenue and Customs Department for Work and Pensions Department for International Development Scotland Office Other Civil Service
Q1 2014 23,900 3,900 7,800 9,400 600 70 2,100
Q1 2015 23,100 3,800 7,300 8,900 600 70 2,500
Q1 2016 23,400 3,800 8,100 8,600 600 70 2,200
Q1 2017 23,300 4,000 7,700 8,600 700 70 2,300
Q1 2018 23,200 4,000 7,600 8,200 800 70 2,400
Q1 2019 22,700 4,000 7,200 7,900 900 90 2,600
Q1 2020 21,700 4,000 6,900 7,200 900 90 2,600
Change on year to:
Q1 2020 -960 -30 -290 -640 30 0 -20
% change on year:
Q1 2020 -4.2% -0.9% -4.1% -8.2% 3.2% 2.3% -0.6%

Notes:

1. Employment figures have been rounded to the nearest hundred, with the exception of the Scotland Office figures, which have been rounded to the nearest ten. Change on year rounded to the nearest ten. Percentages are based on unrounded figures. Totals may not equal the sum of individual parts due to rounding.

2. For further information on interpreting these series, see the series reclassification guide or background notes of the publication.


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