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Number of public sector workers in the United Kingdom in 2017/18, by category

Number of public sector workers in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2017/18, by category (in 1.000s)

by Daniel Clark, last edited Feb 14, 2019
Number of public sector workers in the United Kingdom in 2017/18, by category This statistic displays the public sector headcount (approximate) in the United Kingdom in 2017/18, by category. The NHS had the highest number of staff, at 1.44 million. This was followed by 685 thousand people being employed in the education sector and 468 thousand people in local authorities.
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Number of public sector workers in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2017/18, by category (in 1.000s)

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