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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
Mississippi PERS 27,763.2 272,238 61.8 107.8 Mississippi Public Employees Retirement System

Source: Public Plans Database (as of 2018)

Public Cost

Annual Required Contribution as percent of State and Local Own-Source Revenue, 2001-2017

Fiscal Year MS US
2001 4.1 2.9
2002 4.1 3.0
2003 4.1 3.4
2004 4.3 4.2
2005 4.4 3.8
2006 4.5 3.7
2007 4.5 3.9
2008 4.8 4.2
2009 5.0 4.4
2010 5.1 4.6
2011 4.9 4.9
2012 5.0 5.0
2013 5.5 5.2
2014 5.9 5.6
2015 5.9 5.8
2016 5.9 6.1
2017 5.9 6.0

Source: Public Plans Database and Census of Governments.