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Civil Servants

Volume 927: debated on Tuesday 8 March 1977

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asked the Minister for the Civil Service how many civil servants were employed on 28th February 1974;and by what percentage the total employed has increased, comparing February 1974 with the latest available date.

The number of civil servants in post on 1st March 1974—the nearest available date—was 697,059. On 1st January 1977 it was 746,161, an increase of 7 per cent.