Staff

The data below represents the breakdown of all University of Leicester staff by gender, age, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation and religion or belief.

Gender

52.9% of staff are female

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Female 2002; Male 1748


Ethnicity (broad)

756 staff identified as Asian, Black, Mixed or from another Minority Ethnic Background

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BAME* 20%; White 70%; Prefer not to say 10%

Ethnicity (detailed)

Asian or Asian British 14.3%; Black or Black British 2.1%; White 70%; Other and Mixed 3.6%; Prefer not to say 10%

*Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic.


Age

67.2% of staff are between the ages of 31 and 55

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25 and under 3.5%; 26-30 9.8%; 31-15 13.2%; 36-40 14.6%; 41-45 13.6%; 46-50 12.6%; 51-55 13.2%; 56-60 10.6%; 61-65 6.3%; 66 and over 2.5%


Sexual orientation

152 staff told us they identified as being Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual or an Other sexuality

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LGB* 4%

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Heterosexual 56%

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Prefer not to say 40%

*LGB includes: Bisexual, Gay man, Gay woman/Lesbian, Other


Disability

216 staff disclosed a disability

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none declared 94.3%; declared a disability 5.7%


Religion or belief

1158 staff told us that they do not have a religious belief

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buddist 0.5%; christian 20.7%; hindu 4.4%; jewish 0.2%; muslim 3.6%; sikh 1.2%; spiritual 0.7%; other religion or belief 1.5%; no religion 30.6%; prefer not to say 36.6%

Data correct as per 1st January 2021.