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Public sector employment in Scotland: statistics for second quarter 2017

Published: 13 Sep 2017
Part of:
Public sector, Statistics, Work and skills

Employment statistics snapshot based on administrative records and surveys of individual public sector bodies as of June 2017.

30 page PDF


30 page PDF


Public sector employment in Scotland: statistics for second quarter 2017
A National Statistics publication for Scotland

30 page PDF


A National Statistics publication for Scotland

The United Kingdom Statistics Authority has designated these statistics as National Statistics, in accordance with the Statistics and Registration Service Act 2007 and signifying compliance with the Code of Practice for Official Statistics.

Designation can be interpreted to mean that the statistics: meet identified user needs; are produced, managed and disseminated to high standards; and are explained well.

Correspondence and enquiries

For enquiries about this publication please contact:

Labour Market Statistics Team,
OCEA: Economic Strategy and Policy Unit,
Telephone: 0131 244 6773,

For general enquiries about Scottish Government statistics please contact:

Office of the Chief Statistician,
Telephone: 0131 244 0442,

How to access background or source data

The data collected for this statistical publication are available via web-tables on the Scottish Government website.

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Email: Tom Pennock,

Phone: 0300 244 4000 – Central Enquiry Unit

The Scottish Government
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