Paupers funeral statistics

Iqra Saeed made this Freedom of Information request to Aberdeen City Council

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Roedd y cais yn llwyddiannus.

Dear Aberdeen City Council,

How many paupers funerals have taken place in the last 5 years?

What is the total amount of money that has been spent on paupers funerals in the last 5 years?

Yours faithfully,

Iqra Saeed

Foi Enquiries, Aberdeen City Council

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Dear Mr Saeed

 

Information enquiry reference FOI-19-0412.

 

Thank you for your recent request for information, which we received on 20
March 2019.

 

The scheduled date for our response to your request for information is on
or before 17 April 2019.

 

Please do not hesitate to contact us should you have any queries in the
meantime.

 

Yours sincerely,

 

Anna Buchan

Access to Information Officer

 

 

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Dear Mr Saeed,

 

Thank you for your information request of 20 March 2019. Aberdeen City
Council (ACC) has completed the necessary search for the information
requested. Our response is now detailed below.

 

How many paupers funerals have taken place over the last 5 years?

2014-15                41

2015-16                42

2016-17                47

2017-18                70

2018-19                38

                               

What was the total cost of these paupers funerals over the last 5 years?

2014-15                £47,734.80

2015-16                £35,977.71

2016-17                £48,290.86

2017-18                £63,166.42

2018-19                £30,966.82

 

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Grant Webster

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Aberdeen City Council | Access to Information Team | Customer Feedback
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