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New Year Honours lists 2013

In total 1,223 people have been recommended to The Queen for an award.


New Year's Honours 2013: CSV

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In total 1,223 people have been recommended to The Queen for an award.

  • 1,068 candidates have been selected at BEM, MBE and OBE level, 286 at BEM, 535 at MBE and 247 at OBE.
  • 72% of the recipients are people who have undertaken outstanding work in their communities either in a voluntary or paid capacity.
  • There are 572 successful women candidates in the list, representing 47% of the total. Women candidates include 13 Dames, 40 CBEs and 2 CBs.
  • 5% of the successful candidates come from ethnic minority communities.

Read the New Year Honours list 2013: news release

Looking for the latest New Year Honours recipients? See all recent honours lists.

Honours lists are published at New Year and on the Queen’s official birthday in June. Find out more about the honours and how to nominate someone for an award.

Read about honours awarded to Brits for exceptional international achievement

Published 29 December 2012