Publication - Statistics

Public appointments - data: 2018 and 2019

Published: 21 Dec 2020
From:
Nicola Richards
Directorate:
People Directorate
Part of:
Public sector
ISBN:
9781800044838

Public appointments demographic data comparison and commentary on 2018 and 2019 data.

Public appointments - data: 2018 and 2019
Public Appointments: Demographic data comparison and commentary on 2018 and 2019 data

Public Appointments: Demographic data comparison and commentary on 2018 and 2019 data

Applications received

This number changes every year. This is because it strongly relates to the number of regulated public appointments advertised each year.

  • 2018 – 2832 applications received.
  • 2019 – 2088 applications received.

Appointments made

This number also changes every year. It depends on how many public bodies there are and how many people have reached the end of their appointment terms (normally a maximum of 8 years).

  • 2018 – 168 appointments made.
  • 2019 – 135 appointments made.

Contact

Email: public.appointments@gov.scot