||<p>The number of staff employed directly by the Department as at 1 April 2018 is 56,870.
This is published in the Biannual Civilian Report, the April 2018 version of which
can be found at:</p><p>https://www.gov.uk/government/statistics/mod-biannual-civilian-personnel-report-2018</p><p>There
are currently 112 individuals in the Department who are seconded from other organisations.</p><p>The
number of people who work under contract in the Department is not held in the format