Who are the EU nationals Working For The NHS?
With Brexit still on our minds and questions continuing to swirl as to the fate of the EU nationals, working not just for the NHS but all over the country, our thoughts have turned to the sheer numbers involved.
Together the EU nationals working for the NHS make up 62,000 of its 1.1 million strong workforce. These figures are huge so let’s break it down to put them into perspective:
- 1 out of almost 17 workers in the NHS is an EU national.
But who are the people who make up this huge tranche of NHS staff? Here’s how the 62,000 breaks down: