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Question for Department for Education

UIN 227957, tabled on 17 March 2015

To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many and what proportion of employees in her Department identify as (a) white or white British, (b) Asian or Asian British, (c) Black or Black British, (d) mixed or multiple ethnic group and (e) another ethnicity.

Answered on

24 March 2015

The number and proportion of employees in the Department for Education who have declared their ethnicity as (a) white or white British, (b) Asian or Asian British, (c) Black or Black British, (d) mixed or multiple ethnic group and (e) another ethnicity is detailed below.

Headcount

% of declared

White

Asian

Black

Mixed ethnicity

Other ethnicity

Not declared

2110

220

110

60

40

950

83%

9%

4%

2%

2%

-

Source: Department for Education RM data as at February 2015