WOMEN EMPLOYEES IN GOVERNMENT SERVICE - LOK SABHA REPLY
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF PERSONNEL, PUBLIC GRIEVANCES AND PENSIONS
(DEPARTMENT OF PERSONNEL & TRAINING)
UNSTARRED QUESTION NO. 5172
(TO BE ANSWERED ON 05.04.2017)
EMPLOYEES IN GOVERNMENT SERVICES
5172. SHRI JITENDRA CHAUDHURY:
Will the PRIME MINISTER be pleased to state:
(a) the number of female employees in Government Service in rural and urban areas; and
(b) the ratio of male and female employees in the service?
Minister of State in the Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions and Minister of State in the Prime Minister’s Office. (DR. JITENDRA SINGH)
(a) & (b): No data is maintained centrally regarding the number of female/male employees in Government service in rural & urban areas as sought in the question.
However, as per the Census of Central Government employees brought out by Directorate General of Employment & Training, Ministry of Labour, total number of employees in various Central Ministries/ Departments was 30,87,278 out of which 3,37,439 employees were women as on March, 2011. The ratio between men and women employees works out to be 9.15:1 as per the above Census. The publication of the report on the Census of Central Government employees has since been discontinued from 2011.
Com. Geeta Bhattacharjee Bereaved
Respected father of Com. Geeta Bhattacharjee, Member, All India Women Committee, AIPEU Group ‘C’ CHQ, expired on 04th April 2017 at Guwahati.
All India RMS & MMS Employees Union Group `C` conveys its heartfelt condolences to Com. Geeta Bhattacharjee and her bereaved family members and pray for eternal peace to the departed soul.
GIRI RAJ SINGH