Date lodged: 9 January 2019
To ask the Scottish Government how many employees have withdrawn from the NHS superannuation scheme in each year since 2016, broken down by NHS board.
Answered by: Kate Forbes 23 January 2019
The figures in the following table represent the number of employees who have withdrawn from the NHS Pension Schemes between 1 April 2016 and 31 December 2018. The figures include some former scheme members who have left NHS employment entirely, excluding those who have retired or transferred benefits.
|NHS Board||Number of employees who left the scheme|
|NHS Ayrshire and|
|NHS Dumfries and|
|NHS Education for|
|NHS Forth Valley||603||256||227||1086|
|NHS Greater Glasgow|
|NHS National Services|
|NHS Western Isles||85||40||53||178|
|National Waiting Times|
* Includes figures for NHS 24 and NHS Health Scotland
Source: Figures provided by SPPA