Official Statistics

Personal Social Services: Staff of Social Services Departments, England 2018

This report contains information on staff employed (directly and indirectly) by local authority adult social services departments in England as at 30 September 2018.



The report will be of interest to central government (for policy development, monitoring and workforce planning), local government (for benchmarking), charities, academics and the general public. The report does not include information on staff employed in the independent sector (private and voluntary) or children’s social services departments (published separately by the Department for Education.

Published 28 February 2019