Thursday, 8 November 2012

Ceisteanna (170)

Mary Lou McDonald

Ceist:

170. Deputy Mary Lou McDonald asked the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform if he will provide in a tabular the number of public servants in receipt of annual gross public sector pensions of between 0 to 10,000 euro,10,001 to 20,000 euro, 20,001 to 30,000 euro, 30,001 to 40,000 euro, 40,001 to 50,000 euro, 50,001 to 60,000 euro, 60,001 to 70,000 euro, 70,001 to 80,000 euro, 80,000 to 90,000, 90,000 to 100,000 euro, 100,001 to 110,000 euro, 110,001 to 120,000 euro, 120,001 to 130,000 euro, 130,001 to 140,000 euro, 140,001 to 150,000 euro, 150,001 to 160,000 euro, 160,001 and above; and if these figures include local authorities, vocational educational committees, commercial semi State companies, non-commercial State agencies/bodies public sector retirees. [49295/12]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Public)

The data provided in the following table covers retired Civil Servants, seven smaller bodies and agencies whose pensions are paid on an agency basis by the Office of the Paymaster General and the VEC/IoT sector. The data relevant to the VEC/IoT sector may include spouses payments as the individual payees sub-categorisation process is ongoing in the Paymaster Generals Office.

Range

Number

0

10,000

6925

10,001

20,000

3699

20,001

30,000

5238

30,001

40,000

4404

40,001

50,000

2224

50,001

60,000

587

60,001

70,000

216

70,001

80,000

41

80,001

90,000

26

90,001

100,000

10

100,001

110,000

44

110,001

120,000

27

120,001

130,000

5

130,001

140,000

0

140,001

150,000

0

150,001

160,000

0

160,000+

-

0

-

-

23,446

Details in relation to the other sectors mentioned by the Deputy – Local Authorities, Commercial State Companies and Non Commercial Agencies – can be provided by the relevant Minister.

Question No. 171 was answered with Question No. 162.