The number of permanent employees in the Department for Education and Skills (DfES) who work in:
(a) London is 2,037;
(b) areas benefiting from EU Objective 1 status is 1,134;
(c) areas with Objective 2 status is 129;
(d) other areas is 972.
711 permanent staff also employed by DfES work throughout the Government office network. A breakdown into the above categories could be obtained only at disproportionate cost.
DfEs has no agencies.