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Workforce Composition Figures

We aim to have a workforce that reflects the community we serve.  The table below gives a breakdown of police officers and staff by perceived community background, gender and ethnicity.

% Perceived Protestant

% Perceived Roman Catholic  

% Not determined

% Female

% Male  

  % Ethnic Minority

Total

Police Officers

67.00

30.79

2.21

27.25

72.75

0.53

6800

Police Staff

77.38

19.38

3.24

63.88

36.12

0.53

2467


Figures accurate as at 04.03.14

As of 1 October 2008 all Police Staff are now permanent employees of the NIPB and under the direction and control of the Chief Constable.