Thursday, 8 November 2012

Ceisteanna (226)

Mary Lou McDonald

Ceist:

226. Deputy Mary Lou McDonald asked the Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht if he will provide in tabular form 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 and bodies public sector retirees. [49820/12]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Arts)

The information requested by the Deputy in respect of the bodies funded from my Department's Vote Group is set out in the table below. As I have previously advised the House, there are no commercial semi-State companies coming within the ambit of my Department.

Pension band (€)

Number of pensioners

0 – 10,000

102

10,001 - 20,000

84

20,001 - 30,000

36

30,001 - 40,000

23

40,001 - 50,000

24

50,001 - 60,000

14

60,001 - 70,000

6

70,001 - 80,000

4

80,000 and above

0

Total

293