Gender statistics

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Dear City of Edinburgh Council,

I would like to know the percentage of staff who are male/female currently employed in the roles below?

Business Support Administrator (Gr4)

Business Support Assistant (Gr3)

Yours faithfully,

craig cummings

City of Edinburgh Council

Mr Craig Cummings

Our ref: 22349

Dear Mr Cummings

Acknowledgement of Request

Subject: Gender statistics

Thank you for your request for information received on 14/02/2019. I can confirm that your request will be processed under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002, Environmental Information Regulations (Scotland) 2004, or the INSPIRE (Scotland) Regulations 2009.

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Yours sincerely,

Information Governance Unit
Level 2:1, Waverley Court, Edinburgh EH8 8BG Tel 0131 200 2340
[Edinburgh City Council request email] www.edinburgh.gov.uk

Information Rights Officer 1, City of Edinburgh Council

Mr Craig Cummings

[1][FOI #552525 email]

Our ref: 22349

 

Dear Mr Cummings

Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002 - Release of Information

Subject: Gender statistics

Thank you for your request for information of 14/02/2019 where you asked
the following:

I would like to know the percentage of staff who are male/female currently
employed in the roles below?

Business Support Administrator (Gr4)
Business Support Assistant (Gr3)

Your request has been processed and considered under the Freedom of
Information (Scotland) Act 2002 and the information is provided below.

Business Support Administrator (Gr4)

249 Staff

50 Male Staff

199 Female Staff

79.9% Female Staff

Business Support Assistant (Gr3)

47 Staff

29 Female Staff

18 Male Staff

61.7 % Female Staff

To promote transparency and accountability, please note it is the
Council’s policy to publish all request details and responses made under
the freedom of information legislation. This information will be made
available through the Council’s website and will not include your personal
details. The disclosure log is available at the following link:
[2]http://www.edinburgh.gov.uk/homepage/175...

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Mark Hepworth

Information Rights Officer

 

 

Information Governance Unit

Level 2:1, Waverley Court, Edinburgh EH8 8BG Tel 0131 200 2340

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