Publication - Statistics publication

Public sector employment in Scotland: statistics for second quarter 2016

Published: 14 Sep 2016
Directorate:
Local Government and Communities Directorate
Part of:
Public sector, Statistics
ISBN:
9781786524645

A view of public sector employment up to June 2016.

31 page PDF

863.3 kB

31 page PDF

863.3 kB

Supporting files

Contents
Public sector employment in Scotland: statistics for second quarter 2016
2. Public Sector Employment by Devolved and Reserved Responsibility; Headcount (see Table 3)

31 page PDF

863.3 kB

Supporting files

2. Public Sector Employment by Devolved and Reserved Responsibility; Headcount (see Table 3)

The devolved public sector covers those bodies which are the responsibility of the Scottish Government or Scottish Parliament while the reserved public sector in Scotland covers those bodies for which the UK Government has ministerial responsibility.

Figure 2: Make-up of the Scottish Public Sector, Q2 2016, Headcount

Figure 2: Make-up of the Scottish Public Sector, Q2 2016, Headcount

Changes in the devolved and reserved public sector are explored in more detail in sections 3 and 4 respectively.

Chart 3 below shows how the decrease of 380 seen for the overall public sector in Scotland is split between the devolved and reserved public sector. Chart 3 also shows the estimated impact of removing major reclassifications from the series.

Chart 3: Annual Change (from Q2 2015 to Q2 2016) in Public Sector Employment by Devolved and Reserved Responsibility, Headcount

Chart 3: Annual Change (from Q2 2015 to Q2 2016) in Public Sector Employment by Devolved and Reserved Responsibility, Headcount


Contact

Email: Claire Gordon, Claire.Gordon@gov.scot