The Numbers: Friends of the Earth

The figures behind the charity that campaigns, researches and informs on environmental issues.

£8.12m - The charity's income for the year ending May 2010, compared with £8.95m in the previous year. The charity said the decrease was due to a fall in legacy income

£842k - The cost of generating voluntary income. The charity raised £7.92m, giving it a fundraising ratio of 11p in the pound. The previous year's ratio was 7p in the pound

£777k - Free reserves at year-end, equal to about five weeks of expenditure. The charity's target was to hold reserves equal to £1.7m, representing the most significant entries on its risk register. It aims to increase reserves gradually to hit this target in 2015

£80k - No employee was paid more than this

14 - The number of councils that have signed up to the charity's campaign to reduce carbon emissions by 40 per cent. The councils cover 11 per cent of the total population of England.

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