Education workforce

These statistical bulletins contain data gathered through an annual exercise to compile teacher numbers for grant-aided schools in Northern Ireland.


This section contains data on teacher numbers, teacher vacancies and Pupil : Teacher ratios. The bulletins provide some analysis by school management type as well as the former Education and Library Board areas.


Data relating to each of the year's listed may be accessed by clicking on the link for that year.

Further information

More information on the education workforce data collection exercise.

Data requests

If you require information that is additional to that already published, please contact the Analytical Services Unit (ASU). We will conduct special analysis of data held upon request, where it is appropriate.  

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