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Civilians (Deaths)

Volume 130: debated on Thursday 31 March 1988

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To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland how many civilians have been killed by members of the British armed forces in Northern Ireland since 1969.

[holding answer 29 February 1988]: Two hundred and forty, including civilians believed to have been terrorists and civilians who were not.

Northern Ireland nursing staff by board at 31 December 1987
Eastern boardNorthern boardSouthern boardWestern boardAll boards
Full timePart timeWTE of part timeFull timePart timeWTE of part timeFull timePart timeWTE of part timeFull timePart timeWTE of part timeFull timePart timeWTE of part time
CANO1111114
SANO122
ACANO1533314
Director of Nursing Services21433424
Senior Nursing Grade 1+
Senior Nursing Grade 1
Senior Nursing Grade 2
Senior Nursing Grade 311
Senior Nursing Grade 4
Senior Nursing Grade 5
Senior Nursing Grade 6961925
Senior Nursing Grade 74620393210·6413710·64
Senior Nursing Grade 8622310·88929610·88
Health Visitor35375328·472485837·232182614·21982715·811,20116495·71
Staff Nurse42,1911,655945·59561499330·85519629388·55963215134·584,2342,9981,799·57
Senior Enrolled Nurse51107·37310872107·37
Enrolled Nurse785748459·52438345231·22354236152·923845031·721,9611,379875·38
Nursing Auxiliary525716491·6130412488·3193158105·152032011·421,2251,018696·48
Nursing Assistant248407104·3722242·8168138·66638424115·83
Sisters58112418·2719943·05219168·3217143·231,4004832·87
1 Chief administrative nursing officer; senior administrative nursing officer; assistant chief administrative nursing officer—There are no regional nursing officers or regional nurses employed in the health and personal social services. The grades shown equate to district nursing officer grades 1–7.
2 Director of nursing services—Information on numbers by grades is not held centrally.
3 Health visitor includes—Health visitor, health visitor/fieldwork teacher, District nurse, School nurse, District midwife, District nurse/midwife.
4 Staff nurse includes—Staff nurse, State registered nurse, Staff midwife, Staff nurse/midwife, Staff nurse (RFN).
5 Sister includes—Community sister (psych), Departmental sister, category B, Night charge nurse, Nursing sister charge nurse 2, Sister-in-charge, Nursing sister-charge nurse I, Ward sister, Departmental charge nurse category C, Departmental sister category C, Deputy charge nurse, Home sister category A, Midwifeiy night sister, Occupational health sister, Senior night sister.