Written Answers. - Revenue Commissioners' Staff Numbers.

Proinsias De Rossa

Question:

103 Proinsias De Rossa asked the Minister for Finance the numbers employed in the office of the Revenue Commissioners in each of the past ten years.

The following were the numbers of staff employed in the office of the Revenue Commissioners:

1 January 1981

7,015

1 January 1982

7,111

1 January 1983

7,100

1 January 1984

6,947

1 January 1985

6,744

1 January 1986

6,605

1 January 1987

6,482

1 January 1988

6,436

1 January 1989

6,195

1 January 1990

6,067

At present (22/10/90)

5,990