The number and characteristics of teachers, teaching assistants and other non-classroom-based school support staff, collected through the annual school workforce census.
The statistics include:
sickness absence levels
number of teaching vacancies
For secondary school teachers, we publish statistics on:
the curriculum subject taught
whether teachers have qualifications in the subjects they teach
the hours spent teaching by subject
Statistics from May 2010 onwards are available on GOV.UK. You can find our archived statistics on the National Archives. Note: the search function is not available on archived content so please use the filters on the left of each page.