§ Mr. Marlow
asked the Minister for the Civil Service if she will tabulate the average paid leave, the number of public holidays and the hours of work of the non-industrial civil servant alongside the averages in private industry.
§ Mr. Hayhoe
The information is as follows:
Non-industrial Civil Servant Private Industry Average Paid Leave *22½ Not available Average basic Hours of Work 37.1 †37.8 Public Holidays 8 8 * Excludes 2½ days privilege leave † Adult male full-time non-manual workers. Female non-manual workers 36.7.
Source: Department of Employment.