40071 - NHS Protect: Staff (Answered)

Diana Johnson
To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many staff have been employed by NHS Protect in each of the last eight years; and how many such people were employed as investigators.

George Freeman

The information requested is in the following table:

Year

NHS Protect Budget (£ million)

NHS Protect staff

NHS Protect investigators

2008-09

13.379

218

83

2009-10

13.439

204

71

2010-11

12.121

217

68

2011-12

11.381

190

33

2012-13

11.381

173

32

2013-14

11.381

178

32

2014-15

11.154

186

34

2015-16

10.473

174

33