Facts and figures is the place to visit to get any key statistics you need about the Civil Service.
We put the record straight about some common perceptions if the Civil Service in Mythbusters.
You can find out the latest figures on Civil Service staffing, with comparisons against past figures, in Statistics.
All Civil Service statistics since 1970 are available online in the Statistics archive.
And to give a complete overview of the Civil Service, we list our departments, agencies and NDPBs. You can use the links in this list to find out what the different organisations do.