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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

67.19

30.74

2.07

27.34

72.66

0.54

6854

Police Staff

77.29

19.51

3.20

63.14

36.86

0.53

2466


Figures accurate as at 16.02.15

The next update will be in May 2015.

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.