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Strategy and Delivery Units

Volume 504: debated on Monday 18 January 2010

To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer how many full-time equivalent officials were employed in the Prime Minister's (a) Strategy Unit and (b) Delivery Unit in each year since 2007; what the cost of employing these staff was in each of those years; and how many staff were employed in each unit at the latest date for which figures are available. (309850)

The total number of full-time equivalent staff employed at year end (31 December) was:

Strategy Unit

Delivery Unit

2007

46.09

33.64

2008

44.63

34.67

2009

38.50

37.11

The cost of employing these staff in each of these years was:

£

Strategy Unit

Delivery Unit

2007-2008

3,108.000

2,744,011

2008-2009

3,043.000

2,177,317

2009-2010

2,682,457

2,172,796

Costs of employing staff include salaries, bonuses, overtime and other allowances, as well as other social security and other pension costs.