Public Sector Pensions Gap

November 28, 2011 8:00 AM

This note exposes how small the gap is between the number of people paying into unfunded public sector pension schemes (‘active members’) and the number drawing their pension (‘pension recipients’).

With the high number of ‘deferred members’ – those owed a pension but who haven’t started drawing it yet, and are not paying into a scheme anymore – this problem is set to get far worse over the years.

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