HC Deb 20 May 2002 vol 386 cc80-1W
Annabelle Ewing

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many and what percentage of(a) Civil Service, (b) executive agencies and (c) non-departmental public body jobs under the remit of his Department are located in Scotland; and how many of each have been relocated to Scotland since May 1997. [56301]

Angela Eagle

Home Office staff figures in each region and nation of the United Kingdom are published in "Civil Services Statistics" year on year and placed in the Library.

As at 14 May 2002 the numbers and percentage of Home Office staff in Scotland are set out in the table:

Area Staff in Scotland All Proportion1
(a) Core Home Office 144 18,542 0.77
(b) Executive Agencies2 281 3,138 8.9
(c) NDPBs3 46 243 18.9
1 Percentage
2 United Kingdom Passport and Criminal Agency
3 Criminal Injuries Compensation Authority; Criminal Injuries Compensation Appeals Panel