This publication gives a detailed analysis of sickness absence in the Northern Ireland Civil Service from 1 April 2014 to 31 March 2015 and includes comparisons to the previous 5 years.
Includes analyses of:
Average working days lost
Spells of absence
Reason for sickness absence
Long-term sickness absence
Trends in sickness absence
Also includes information about absence targets, definitions and calculations of absence statistics.
*Figures were revised at 11:00am on 10th September 2015 to amend the Departmental Long-term Frequency figures for 2014/2015 on Page 39 of the report (41st page of the PDF). The change reduced the Departmental Frequency Rates leading to one additional Department meeting its target.