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Treasury: Islam

Treasury written question – answered on 28th October 2019.

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

To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, 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 Simon Clarke Simon Clarke The Exchequer Secretary

As at the 30th September 2019, 54 civil servants employed by HM Treasury were recorded with Muslim as their self-declared religious group.

The ethnicity breakdown is:

Asian - Bangladeshi 18

- Asian - Indian Fewer than 10

- Asian - Pakistani 15

- Black - African Fewer than 10

- Mixed - Asian and White Fewer than 10

- Other Arab Fewer than 10

- Other Asian background Fewer than 10

- Other Black background Fewer than 10

- Other ethnic background Fewer than 10

- Other Mixed ethnic background Fewer than 10

- Not Known Fewer than 10

The grade breakdown is:

- Range B Fewer than 10

- Range C 15

- Range D 25

- Range E Fewer than 10

- Range E2 Fewer than 10

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