Mineworkers' Pension Scheme

Department for Energy Security and Net Zero written question – answered at on 17 May 2024.

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Photo of Grahame Morris Grahame Morris Labour, Easington

To ask the Secretary of State for Energy Security and Net Zero, pursuant to the Answer of 14 May 2024 to Question 25469, how many of the (a) former miners and (b) widows of former miners receiving a Mineworkers' Pension Scheme pension are aged (i) over 90, (ii) 80 to 89, (iii) 70 to 79, (iv) 60 to 69, and (v) below 60 years of age.

Photo of Justin Tomlinson Justin Tomlinson Minister of State (Department for Energy Security and Net Zero)

The breakdown by age of former miners in receipt of pensions and dependents at 30 September 2023 is as follows:

Age

Former Miners in receipt of a pension

Dependents

6259

1439

60-69

37513

3500

70-79

27157

6239

80-89

14133

8982

90+

2959

3876

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