Publication - Transparency data

Scottish Government workforce information

Published: 15 Dec 2020
People Directorate
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Public sector

Information on the Scottish Government’s workforce for each quarter from 2012.

15 Dec 2020
Scottish Government workforce information

This Official Statistics publication presents data on the Scottish Government's workforce for each quarter from 2012.

The statistics show:

  • numbers of directly employed staff by category
  • numbers of non-directly employed workers by category
  • staff sickness absence
  • staff diversity information.

Quarterly updates to the tables and charts in the publication are released in March, June, September, and December.

Quarterly update

The latest period to end is September 2020 and was published in December 2020. Please see attached excel file.



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