Number of Government employees in 2019-2020
Number of Government employees in 2019-2020Produced by the Freedom of Information office
Authored by Government of Jersey and published on 23 June 2021.
Prepared internally, no external costs.
Would you please provide for the years 2019 and 2020 the amount of staff employed by the States both Manual workers, and civil servants? Please break this down by each grade in both sectors?
Please find attached data from November 2019 – December 2020. Data covering the period January 2019 to October 2019 was published in a previous Freedom of Information response in January 2021 and therefore Article 23 of the Freedom of Information (Jersey) Law 2011 has been applied.
Government of Jersey employees (FOI)
In the attached spreadsheet, please note APP1 and APP2 refer to Apprentice pay groups.
2019 and 2020 headcount data
Due to the small number of individuals within these two pay groups, the department has combined the two groups to avoid potential identification of individuals and disclosure of personal information.
Pay groups with less than five individuals have had disclosure controls applied under Article 25 (Personal Information) of the Freedom of Information (Jersey) Law 2011.
Further information on public sector employment can be found in the following link:
R Jersey Labour Market Dec 20 20210429 SJ.pdf (gov.je)
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