Tuesday, 24 November 2020

Ceisteanna (460)

Sorca Clarke

Ceist:

460. Deputy Sorca Clarke asked the Minister for Defence the median age of those discharged from the Defence Forces on medical grounds in each of the years 2018, 2019 and to date in 2020. [38548/20]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Defence)

The information sought by the Deputy could not be collated within the timeframe. I have requested the Military Authorities to provide this information as soon as possible and I will revert to the Deputy as soon as the information is made available to me.

The following deferred reply was received under Standing Order 42A
The following table provides details of the median age of those members of the Permanent Defence Force who discharged on medical grounds in each of the years 2018, 2019 and to date in 2020:

Year

Median   Age

2018

43

2019

51

2020

45