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Staff at further education institutions

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  • Release date: 10 May 2018
  • Period covered: 2016/17
  • Next update: March 2019
An annual report which presents data by institution and pay expenditure categories.

Statistics in the years 2009/10 to 2016/17 have been collected from the institutions by the Welsh Government via the Finance Record. Previous releases were sourced from the Staff Individualised Record.

Key points

  • During 2016/17, staff numbers, directly employed by further education (FE) institutions in Wales, amounted to 8,045 full time equivalents (FTEs).
  • The overall number of direct staff FTEs rose by 3 per cent between 2015/16 and 2016/17.
  • Year on year changes in staff FTE numbers varied across FE institutions, with all but three institutions experiencing an overall increase in staff FTE numbers relative to 2015/16.


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