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Teacher numbers

The Department of Education conducts an annual exercise to compile teacher numbers for grant-aided schools in Northern Ireland. This involves verification of teacher numbers with individual schools.  

The following tables present analyses of teacher numbers for Northern Ireland.

Full-time equivalent teachers by Education and Library Board (ELB) area and management type Excel 50KB

The latest teacher numbers for grant-aided schools in Northern Ireland summarised by ELB area, school type and school management type.

Full-time equivalent teachers by school type and mangement type 2004/05 - 2013/14 Excel 49KB

Teacher numbers for grant-aided schools in Northern Ireland for the last 10 years, summarised by school type and school management type.

Teacher workforce statistics: information and procedures PDF 153kb

This file lays out the processes and procedures involved in the teacher workforce data collection.

We welcome any feedback from users on the content, format and accessibility of our statistics. Please contact us at statistics@deni.gov.uk if you have any comments.