Number of pensioners drawing a state pension (FOI)
Number of pensioners drawing a state pension (FOI) Produced by the Freedom of Information office
Authored by Government of Jersey and published on 19 May 2022.
Prepared internally, no external costs.
In accordance with the freedom of information law, can I please be provided with the following information:
The total number of pensioners drawing a state pension in 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021
The total number of pensioners drawing a state pension in 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021 residing outside of jersey.
This information for the years 2016 to 2020 is already available on OpenData, therefore Article 23 of the Freedom of Information (Jersey) Law, 2011 has been applied.
Old Age Pension Statistics (opendata.gov.je)
The information for 2021 is as follows;
- Total claimants 32,948
- On Island 19,423
- Overseas 13,525
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