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Department for Transport: Islam

Department for Transport written question – answered on 29th 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 Transport, 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 Heaton-Harris Chris Heaton-Harris Minister of State (Department for Transport)

The information has been provided for the Department and its Executive Agencies.

Information provided is self-reported and only includes those members of staff who have voluntarily provided information on their religion and ethnicity, which is not mandatory.

Where staff numbers are reporting less than 10, we have not released the exact figures in order to maintain anonymity.

Total No. Staff with reported religion as Muslim

210

Total No. Staff with reported religion as Muslim within each of the following ethnic groups:

Bangladeshi

62

Indian

16

Pakistani

78

Any Other Asian Group

13

African

Caribbean

Any Other Black/African/Caribbean/Black British

Chinese

White and Asian

Any Other White Group

Any Other Mixed/Multiple Ethnic Group

Any Arab Group

Other - Any Other Ethnic Group

White-English/Welsh/Scottish/Northern Irish/British

Prefer Not To Say

12

Total No. Staff with reported religion as Muslim within each of the following grades:

AA

AO

41

EO

52

HEO

47

SEO

42

G7

19

G6

SCS

0

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