Prime Min., First Lord of the Treasury, & Min. for the Civil Service
Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster, Min. for the Cabinet Office
Chancellor of the Exchequer
Sec. of State for Business, Energy, & Industrial Strategy
Sec. of State for Housing, Communities, & Local Govt.
Sec. of State for Digital, Culture, Media, & Sport
Sec. of State for Defense
Sec. of State for Education
Sec. of State for Environment, Food, & Rural Affairs
Sec. of State for Exiting the European Union
Sec. of State for Foreign & Commonwealth Affairs
Sec. of State for Health & Social Care
Sec. of State for the Home Dept.
Sec. of State for Intl. Development
Sec. of State for Intl. Trade & President of the Board of Trade
Sec. of State for Justice & Lord Chancellor
Sec. of State for Northern Ireland
Sec. of State for Scotland
Sec. of State for Transport
Sec. of State for Wales
Sec. of State for Work & Pensions
Leader of the House of Lords & Lord Privy Seal
Leader of the House of Commons & Lord Pres. of the Council
Min. for Energy & Clean Growth
Min. for Immigration
Min. Without Portfolio
Chief Sec. to the Treasury
Parliamentary Sec. to the Treasury (Chief Whip)
Governor, Bank of England
Ambassador to the US
Nigel Kim DARROCH, Sir
Permanent Representative to the UN, New York
NOTE: 1) The information regarding United Kingdom on this page is re-published from the 2020 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency and other sources. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of United Kingdom Chiefs 2020 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about United Kingdom Chiefs 2020 should be addressed to the CIA or the source cited on each page.
2) The rank that you see is the CIA reported rank, which may have the following issues:
a) They assign increasing rank number, alphabetically for countries with the same value of the ranked item, whereas we assign them the same rank.
b) The CIA sometimes assigns counterintuitive ranks. For example, it assigns unemployment rates in increasing order, whereas we rank them in decreasing order.