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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5W-04814: Anas Sarwar (Glasgow)

Scottish Labour

Date lodged: 21 November 2016

To ask the Scottish Government how many whole-time equivalent human resources staff have been employed by each NHS board in each year since 2010-11, and how many there currently are.

Answered by: Shona Robison 5 December 2016

Table 1 shows the whole-time equivalent (WTE) of human resources staff presented at 31 March of each year and for the latest published figures as at 30 June 2016.

 

Mar-11

Mar-12

Mar-13

Mar-14

Mar-15

Mar-16

Jun-

16

NHSScotland

1087.3

1006.2

987.7

1025.8

1039.1

1030.5

1047.4

NHS Ayrshire & Arran

49.9

45.3

44.3

56.5

58.2

52.1

51.5

NHS Borders

17.5

15.1

12.9

15.4

16.1

16.9

16.4

NHS Dumfries & Galloway

22.2

24.1

25.4

29.9

34.5

35.0

34.5

NHS Fife

46.9

42.1

43.6

37.0

37.2

37.5

41.9

NHS Forth Valley

52.2

46.8

43.6

48.8

47.3

50.5

46.7

NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde

201.1

184.4

188.2

190.3

191.5

187.4

191.9

NHS Grampian

99.4

96.8

93.5

105.1

107.7

104.2

103.8

NHS Highland

99.9

90.7

87.2

94.7

99.0

107.0

111.0

NHS Lanarkshire

54.5

50.1

53.6

58.5

54.6

56.2

55.4

NHS Lothian

111.4

97.0

97.4

99.3

97.7

97.9

96.4

NHS Orkney

10.4

7.0

6.0

8.0

6.7

7.2

6.7

NHS Shetland

8.5

5.8

8.5

9.5

7.9

7.9

7.7

NHS Tayside

80.7

75.0

73.0

76.3

78.8

71.5

76.4

NHS Western Isles

15.3

18.0

16.4

16.0

15.4

15.0

11.7

State Hospital

8.0

6.0

6.5

7.5

5.5

6.5

5.5

National Waiting Times Centre

12.5

12.4

12.4

12.3

12.1

12.1

14.1

Scottish Ambulance Service

43.5

42.8

41.8

42.9

40.7

38.6

38.9

NHS 24

39.7

34.5

36.8

31.2

35.2

33.9

30.1

NHS National Services Scotland

58.7

59.8

49.8

41.0

47.4

53.1

69.3

NHS Education for Scotland

29.6

29.8

25.4

25.7

27.3

25.7

23.5

NHS Health Scotland

13.9

12.1

8.4

7.4

6.7

5.0

4.8

NHS Healthcare Improvement Scotland

11.4

10.6

12.9

12.4

11.4

9.4

9.4

Source: Scottish Workforce Information Standard System (SWISS).

 

 

Table1: Number (whole time equivalent) of Human Resources staff in post, by NHS Boards, presented as at 31 March each year.

Further notes:

  • Further information on the statistics, including information on how the data are collected and notes to aid interpretation, is given in the 'FAQs' section of the Workforce Statistics website at http://www.isdscotland.org/workforce/