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Ministry of Justice: Islam

Ministry of Justice written question – answered on 24th October 2019.

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Photo of Naseem Shah Naseem Shah Shadow Minister (Equalities Office) (Women and Equalities)

To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, how many staff in his Department reported their religion as Islam in the latest period for which figures are available; what the reported ethnicity of those staff was; and how many of those staff were employed at each grade.

Photo of Chris Philp Chris Philp The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Justice

Table 1 - MoJ Muslim1 staff by ethnicity1 and grade, as at 30 June 2019

Grade

Asian or Asian British

Black or Black British

Mixed or Mixed British

White

Other

Unknown2

Total

SCS

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

Band A

31

~

~

~

~

~

37

Band B

95

~

~

~

~

~

114

Band C

140

12

5

4

7

13

181

Band D

209

10

7

6

5

13

250

Band E

729

54

14

24

38

38

897

Band F

77

16

3

4

8

4

112

NPS (No Equivalent) and unknown

198

19

14

10

6

13

260

Total

1479

116

46

56

71

83

1851

Note

  1. Ethnicity and religion are self-declared optional fields.
  2. Includes "Prefer not to say", and non-responses.
  3. ~ denotes values of 2 or fewer, suppressed for reasons of data protection, or values suppressed for reasons of secondary suppression to prevent disclosure in cases where totals would reveal suppressed values.

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