The Department of Personnel & Training has been collecting annual data on recruitment of minority communities since 2006-2007.
Accordingly, this year also the Central Ministries/ Departments have been requested in April 2016 to furnish the annual data for 2015-2016.
However, no segregated data on recruitment is collected religion-wise.
As per data received for the year 2013-14, 7.89% of minorities were recruited. As per data received for the year 2014-15, 8.56% of minorities have been recruited in Government Services.
This was stated by the Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) Development of North-Eastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr Jitendra Singh in a written reply to a question by Shri Asaduddin Owaisi in the Lok Sabha today.