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Staff sickness absence statistics

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Last updated on 29 June 2017
School types: All · School phases: All
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What are the average sickness absence rates for school staff? We summarise teacher sickness data from schools in England, staff absence rates from LAs, and advice on benchmarking absence data. We also link to articles on reducing agency staff costs and making savings in your staffing budget.

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  1. 1 National statistics
  2. 2 Benchmarking your school's data
  3. 3 Local authority data 

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