HC Deb 10 December 1992 vol 215 c777W
Mr. Mullin

To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many(a) administrative, (b) nursing and (c) other staff were employed by Sunderland health authority in 1987 and 1991.

3. Dr. Mawhinney

The figures, where available, are given in the table.

Whole-lime equivalent
1987 1991
Administrative and clerical 618.4 1
Nursing and midwifery 2,609.4 2,656.4
Other professional 449.5 494.7
Other non-professional 1,103.9 1
1 Not available (for DHA).


1. Excludes medical and dental staff.

2. Includes agency nurses.

Source: Non-medical Manpower Census.

4. 1991 figures for administrative and clerical and other nonprofessional staff are not available centrally for Sunderland district health authority.