HC Deb 05 March 1891 vol 351 cc222-3
MR. RANKIN (Hereford, Leominster)

I beg to ask the Postmaster General if he will kindly state the number of persons who have purchased, in the Post Office Savings Bank, Deferred Annuities, payable after the age of 60; and what is the average amount of such annuities?

*THE POSTMASTER GENERAL (Mr. RAIKES,) Cambridge University

The total number of Deferred Annuities payable after the age of 60 which have been purchased through the Post Office Savings Bank is 568, and the average amount of these Annuities is £18 1s. 2d.


Is that from the commencement of the granting of such Annuities?


Yes, Sir.