§ Lord O'HAGAN
asked Her Majesty's Government:
How many civil servants are principally engaged in:
- (a) agriculture;
- (b) fisheries; and
- (c) tourism.
§ The LORD PRESIDENT of the COUNCIL (Lord Soames)
Civil servants in various departments work in these fields, and details of them are not held centrally. However, I understand from my right honourable friends in charge of the departments concerned that the number of civil servants principally engaged in these three areas are as follows:
These figures exclude support staff.
- (a) Agriculture: 11,734.
- (b) Fisheries: 1,253.
- (c) Tourism: 16.