The numbers: Sightsavers

The figures behind the charity that works in developing countries to prevent blindness and restore sight. It also advocates for equal rights for people who are visually impaired

Sightsavers
Sightsavers

£39.1m - The charity's income for the year ending December 2011, compared with £32.8m the previous year

£17.5m - The charity's income from individuals, its largest source of income. The second largest source was grants from governments, worth £8.7m

£10.7m - Free reserves at year-end

£100k - No employee was paid more than this in 2011

4,390 - The number of teachers trained to include blind or partially sighted children in their lessons - this was 1,600 more than in 2010

4.6m - The number of people treated with antibiotics for trachoma, a bacterial infection of the eye, in 2011. This was two and a half times more than the number in 2010, which was 1.9 million.

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