HC Deb 20 May 1968 vol 765 c44W
Mr. Stodart

asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what were the total numbers employed within the Civil Service at the most recent convenient date; how many of this total are industrial and how many non-industrial; and what were the corresponding figures in October 1964.

Mr. Harold Lever

651,340 on 1st April, 1968, of which 180,075 were industrial and 471,265 non-industrial. The corresponding figures for 1st October, 1964 were 652,400, 239,500 and 412,900. These figures do not include Post Office staff or staff employed on a seasonal basis.