Freedom of information response

Ill Health Retirement Data

Publication date: 
Monday 7 October 2019
Request: 

We kindly request the following data for your council (or for each council under your care individually if you look after more than one council) for these years under the Freedom of Information request:

a. 2015-16
b. 2016-17
c. 2017-2018

• Number of ill-health retirement applications made
• Number of successful ill-health retirement applications
• Total Employee Number/Count
• If available, the mean age of ill-health retirement cases for the years listed above

Response: 

a. 2015-16
b. 2016-17
c. 2017-2018

1. Number of ill-health retirement applications made

a = 1

b = 11

c = 9

2. Number of successful ill-health retirement applications

a = 1

b = 10

c = 7

3. Total Employee Number/Count

a = 2242

b = 2334

c = 2537

4. If available, the mean age of ill-health retirement cases for the years listed above

a = 51

b = 56

c = 55

Overall average age for years 2015-2018 = 56

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Request reference:
FOI 9361