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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
Georgia ERS 16,547.9 113,813 71.6 100.0 Georgia Employees Retirement System
Georgia Teachers 102,146.7 489,872 81.3 100.0 Georgia Teachers Retirement System
Atlanta ERS 1,909.7 6,984 72.4 100.0 Atlanta General Employees Pension Fund
Atlanta Police 1,501.6 3,609 79.5 100.0 Atlanta Police Fund
Atlanta Fire 928.7 2,088 74.7 100.0 Atlanta Fire
Atlanta Education 237.6 2,776 42.2 100.0 Atlanta Education

Source: Public Plans Database (as of 2021)

Public Cost

Annual Required Contribution as percent of State and Local Own-Source Revenue, 2001-2021

Fiscal Year GA US
2001 3.1 2.9
2002 2.9 3.0
2003 3.1 3.4
2004 3.2 4.2
2005 2.9 3.8
2006 2.8 3.7
2007 2.6 3.9
2008 2.9 4.2
2009 3.4 4.4
2010 3.6 4.6
2011 8.2 4.9
2012 4.0 5.0
2013 3.8 5.2
2014 4.5 5.6
2015 4.9 5.8
2016 5.2 6.1
2017 5.6 6.0
2018 7.2 6.4
2019 6.1 6.2
2020 5.8 6.6
2021 6.1 6.8

Source: Public Plans Database and Census of Governments.

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