Teacher ill health retirement statistics: FOI release

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002

Information requested

In relation to teachers’ ill-health retirements:

  • How many teachers applied for ill-health retirement?
  • How many applicants were successful?
  • What was the split for successful applicants receiving partial incapacity Benefit and total?
  • Incapacity Benefit?
  • How many applicants were not successful?


I attached the information you requested in an excel file.

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FOI - 202100248552 - Information released


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Central Enquiry Unit
Email: ceu@gov.scot
Phone: 0300 244 4000

The Scottish Government
St Andrews House
Regent Road

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