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Major pension plans in the state

Plan Name Assets (millions) Participants Funded Ratio Percent of ARC Paid Retirement System that Administers the Plan
Delaware State Employees 9,116.5 70,658 85.0 100.0 Delaware Public Employees Retirement System
New Castle County Pension 454.2 2,545 68.1 100.0 New Castle County Pension Program
Delaware County and Municipal Employees 58.5 1,023 94.0 100.0 Delaware Public Employees Retirement System

Source: Public Plans Database (as of 2019)

Public Cost

Annual Required Contribution as percent of State and Local Own-Source Revenue, 2001-2018

Fiscal Year DE US
2001 2.1 2.9
2002 2.3 3.0
2003 2.2 3.4
2004 2.5 4.2
2005 2.9 3.8
2006 2.5 3.7
2007 2.7 3.9
2008 2.1 4.2
2009 3.2 4.4
2010 3.0 4.6
2011 2.9 4.9
2012 3.4 5.0
2013 4.1 5.2
2014 4.1 5.6
2015 3.9 5.8
2016 4.2 6.1
2017 3.9 6.0
2018 3.9 6.8

Source: Public Plans Database and Census of Governments.