LGPS Mortality - Pensioner Mortality as % of membership

Pensioner mortality

LGPS Mortality - Pensioner Mortality as % of membership
  Feb Mar Apr May June July Aug Sep Oct Nov
East England 0.21% 0.26% 0.39% 0.27% 0.23% 0.23% 0.17% 0.20% 0.25% 0.23%
East Midlands 0.28% 0.29% 0.41% 0.27% 0.23% 0.21% 0.19% 0.20% 0.19% 0.26%
London 0.30% 0.30% 0.49% 0.40% 0.32% 0.28% 0.25% 0.26% 0.27% 0.31%
North East 0.28% 0.25% 0.44% 0.36% 0.29% 0.12% 0.10% 0.24% 0.32% 0.36%
North West 0.29% 0.26% 0.42% 0.32% 0.30% 0.27% 0.25% 0.21% 0.31% 0.32%
Scotland 0.30% 0.29% 0.46% 0.45% 0.32% 0.30% 0.27% 0.37% 0.36% 0.37%
South East 0.27% 0.26% 0.37% 0.35% 0.16% 0.24% 0.22% 0.26% 0.25% 0.28%
South West 0.27% 0.24% 0.35% 0.22% 0.20% 0.16% 0.16% 0.18% 0.25% 0.24%
Wales 0.29% 0.30% 0.43% 0.26% 0.26% 0.22% 0.19% 0.24% 0.23% 0.30%
West Midlands 0.27% 0.25% 0.44% 0.29% 0.29% 0.24% 0.21% 0.23% 0.27% 0.28%
Yorks and Humber 0.25% 0.24% 0.37% 0.34% 0.26% 0.12% 0.17% 0.21% 0.26% 0.28%
Total (average across all regions) 0.28% 0.27% 0.42% 0.33% 0.26% 0.22% 0.21% 0.24% 0.27% 0.29%

 

The above data set was gathered by the secretariat of Local Government Pension Scheme Advisory Board (England and Wales) and the Local Government Pensions Committee of the LGA. The chart and table show total deaths as a % of pensioner membership and do not account for cause of death.

The Scheme Advisory Board has commissioned two reports specifically to analyse mortality during the Covid-19 pandemic in more detail:

Aon Report - Analysis of recent mortality experience in light of COVID-19, pdf 9 pages, 1,132kb

Barnett Waddingham Report - Analysis of LGPS mortality during the COVID-19 pandemic , pdf 8 pages, 448kb