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State Pensions: Basic State Pension

Table 6:Average amount of Basic State Pension (BSP) received [1]


Average amount of BSP received per week

March 2015

Average amount of BSP as a % of the full BSP

March 2015[2]







 All persons



[1] Information provided by the DWP from a 5% sample of administrative records taken March 2015. Excludes increments awarded for deferring the state pension.

[2] Full Basic State Pension 2014/15 = £113.10


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