Statistics about parishes and charter trustees in England for the financial year 2012 to 2013.
This release provides accurate information on parishes and charter trustees in England for the financial year 2012 to 2013:
- in England in 2012 to 2013 there are 9,967 parishes, 17 charter trustees and 2 Temples of London, giving a total of 9,986 local precepting authorities
- of the 9,984 parishes and charter trustees in England, 9,065 are charging a non-zero precept in 2012 to 2013, 50 fewer than the previous year, or a decrease of 0.5%
- the average band D parish precept in England in 2012 to 2013 is £47.74, an increase of £1.76, or 3.8% over 2011 to 2012
Revisions to 2010-11 and 2011-12 data arising from a number of authorities correcting previously reported data are also included in the release and in the tables.