Official Statistics

NHS Workforce Statistics - Apr 2016, Provisional statistics

Detailed NHS HCHS Workforce information on a monthly basis for NHS Staff in Trusts & CCGs. Quarterly additional information providing redundancy figures, turnover statistics and further in depth exploration of the composition of the workforce in NHS Trusts & CCGs and NHS Support Organisations & Central Bodies in England.


NHS Workforce Statistics April 2016, Provisional statistics


This report shows provisional monthly figures for headcount and full-time equivalent of NHS Hospital and Community Health Service (HCHS) staff groups working in Trusts and CCGs in England (excluding primary care staff).

This data is an accurate summary of the validated data extracted from the NHS’s HR and Payroll system. It has a provisional status as the data may change slightly over time where trusts make updates to their live operational systems.

We welcome feedback on the methodology and tables within this publication. Please email us with your comments and suggestions, clearly stating Monthly HCHS Workforce as the subject heading, via or 0300 303 5678.

Published 26 July 2016