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Local Authorities (Staff)

Volume 87: debated on Monday 18 November 1985

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asked the Secretary of State for the Environment if he will set out in descending order for each London borough, the Inner London education authority and the Greater London council, the number of local authority employees per 100 inhabitants.

The information is as follows:

AuthorityJune 1985 Figures Staff per hundred population
GLC0·35
ILEA3·82
City of London57·62
Inner London Boroughs
Camden4·51
Lambeth4·29
Hackney4·14
Lewisham3·62
Greenwich3·45
Tower Hamlets3·29
Westminster3·18
Hammersmith2·85
Kensington & Chelsea2·19
Wandsworth2·06
This information is not available for Islington and Southwark.

Authority

June 1985 Figures Staff per hundred population

Outer London Boroughs

Haringey6·46
Newham6·16
Brent5·22
Waltham Forest5·22
Barking & Dagenham5·10
Hounslow4·68
Kingston-upon-Thames4·67
Hillingdon4·32
Havering4·03
Harrow3·97
Ealing3·96
Bexley3·89
Barnet3·78
Enfield3·68
Croydon3·67
Redbridge3·62
Richmond-upon-Thames3·30
Sutton3·21
Bromley3·19
Merton2·89

NOTES TO TABLES

1. The figures relate to total numbers of employees (full-time and part-time).

2. Inner and Outer boroughs have different responsibilities and have therefore been ranked separately.