Public sector employment in the UK in 2018, by industry

Public sector employment in the United Kingdom (UK) as of June 2018, by industry (in thousand individuals employed)

by Daniel Clark, last edited Oct 10, 2018
Public sector employment in the UK in 2018, by industry This statistic shows the number of people employed in the public sector in the United Kingdom (UK) as of June 2018. The largest sector in terms of employment was the National Health Service with 1.65 million individuals employed.
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Public sector employment in the United Kingdom (UK) as of June 2018, by industry (in thousand individuals employed)

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Individuals employed in thousands
Construction 32
HM Forces*153
Police (including civilians) 246
Civil Service**431
Education 1,513
National Health Service 1,648
Other health and social work 217
Other (including financial corporations)**503
Individuals employed in thousands
Construction 32
HM Forces*153
Police (including civilians) 246
Civil Service**431
Education 1,513
National Health Service 1,648
Other health and social work 217
Other (including financial corporations)**503
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by Daniel Clark, last edited Oct 10, 2018
This statistic shows the number of people employed in the public sector in the United Kingdom (UK) as of June 2018. The largest sector in terms of employment was the National Health Service with 1.65 million individuals employed.
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