Official Statistics

Sickness absence in the Northern Ireland Civil Service, 1 Apr 2015 to 31 Mar 2016

Statistics on sickness absence levels in the Northern Ireland Civil Service


Sickness Absence in the Northern Ireland Civil Service: 2015/2016


This publication contains detailed analyses of sickness absence in the Northern Ireland Civil Service from 1 April 2015 to 31 March 2016 and includes comparisons with previous years.

Includes analyses of:

  • Average working days lost
  • Spells of sickness absence
  • Reason for sickness absence
  • Long-term sickness absence
  • Trends in sickness absence

It also includes information on absence targets, definitions and calculations of absence statistics.

Published 22 September 2016