Tuesday, 17 July 2012

Ceisteanna (203)

Mary Lou McDonald

Ceist:

207 Deputy Mary Lou McDonald asked the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform if he will provide, in tabular form, the number of public servants in receipt of pensions between €10,000 to €20,000; €20,001 to €30,000; €30,001 to €40,000; €40,001 to €50,000; €50,001 to €60,000; €60,001 to €70,000; €70,001 to €80,000; €80,001 to €90,000; €90,001 to €100,000; and more than €100,000. [35238/12]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Minister for Expenditure)

In replying, I will refer to the number of civil service pensioners. The number of pensioners in each sector of the public service is a matter for each sector. The number of civil service pensioners in the requested pension bands is as follows:

Table — Distribution of main scheme civil service pensions

Bands

Total

Less than €10,000

5,155

€10,000-€20,000

2,550

€20,001-€30,000

4,017

€30,001-€40,000

1,443

€40,001-€50,000

1,232

€50,001-€60,000

769

€60,001-€70,000

57

€70,001-€80,000

171

€80,001-€90,000

23

Over €90,000

85

Total

15,502