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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

66.97

30.85

2.18

27.31

72.69

0.52

6746

Police Staff

77.48

19.36

3.16

63.76

36.24

0.53

2464


Figures accurate as at 01.05.14

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.