Staff headcount

Reference: 

775

Request detail: 

Specifically we would like to know how many (a) wholetime firefighter, (b) retained firefighter, (c) fire control room, (d) support staff and (e) total staff there were employed in your Fire and Rescue Service, measured by headcount, on 31 March 2017 and 31 March 2018.

We would appreciate a table for the respective years detailing the data in the following format:

 

1) How many people were employed by the fire and rescue service (headcount) in the following roles on 31 March 2017:

Headcount

Wholetime

Retained

Control

Support

Total

 

2) How many people were employed by the fire and rescue service (headcount) in the following roles on 31 March 2018:

Headcount

Wholetime

Retained

Control

Support

Total

Please note this is the same criteria used for reporting to governments.

Response detail: 

Thank you for your Freedom of Information request. Please find the information requested below:

 

1) How many people were employed by the fire and rescue service (headcount) in the following roles on 31 March 2017: This data is already published on the Government’s Fire Statistics Data Tables under ‘Workforce and workforce diversity’:   https://www.gov.uk/government/statistical-data-sets/fire-statistics-data...

The table attached also contains the same data.

2) How many people were employed by the fire and rescue service (headcount) in the following roles on 31 March 2018: This data will be published on the Government’s Fire Statistics Data Tables this year, however please note that these figures have not yet been verified and may be subject to change.

Please see the attached.

Please note we have used the same criteria used for reporting to governments as requested.

Information Released: 

Yes

Received: 

Monday, 9 April, 2018

Responded: 

Friday, 4 May, 2018

Topic: 

Document: