Below is the text of Mr Major’s written Parliamentary Answer on Departmental Staff on 4th March 1986.
Mrs. Renée Short Asked the Secretary of State for Social Services what percentage of the total number of staff employed by his Department are women; how many of them are employed on a part-
Mr. Major As at 1 January 1986 it is estimated that just over 63 per cent. of the Department’s staff were women. It is further estimated 3,880 women were employed on a part-