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Connecticut State Employees Retirement System Basics, by Plan

Plan Assets (millions) Total Members
Connecticut SERS 12,527.5 100,875
Other Plans 0 0
Total 12,527.5 100,875

Source: Public Plans Database (as of 2018)

Note: Connecticut State Employees Retirement System has 0 other plans.

Assets

Assets at Year-End
Connecticut State Employees Retirement System
2001-2018

Fiscal Year Net Assets (billions)
2001 7.8
2002 7.1
2003 7.0
2004 7.7
2005 8.1
2006 8.8
2007 10.0
2008 9.3
2009 7.3
2010 7.8
2011 9.0
2012 8.5
2013 9.2
2014 10.5
2015 10.7
2016 10.7
2017 12.0
2018 12.5

Source: Public Plans Database

Membership

Ratio of Actives to Beneficiaries, 2001-2018

Fiscal Year Connecticut State Employees Retirement System US State and Local Pensions
2001 1.7 2.4
2002 1.7 2.3
2003 1.3 2.2
2004 1.3 2.1
2005 1.3 2.1
2006 1.4 2.0
2007 1.4 2.0
2008 1.4 1.9
2009 1.3 1.9
2010 1.2 1.8
2011 1.1 1.7
2012 1.1 1.6
2013 1.1 1.5
2014 1.1 1.5
2015 1.1 1.4
2016 1.0 1.4
2017 1.0 1.4
2018 1.0 1.3

Source: Public Plans Database

Cash Flows

Cash Flow vs. Total Assets (Millions)
Connecticut State Employees Retirement System
2001-2018

Fiscal Year Cash Flow Assets
2001 -197.8 7,791.1
2002 -189.1 7,093.4
2003 -230.8 6,996.4
2004 -350.5 7,682.5
2005 -319.7 8,149.1
2006 -241.0 8,765.2
2007 -232.9 10,043.4
2008 -235.7 9,331.9
2009 -300.7 7,322.6
2010 -486.3 7,791.3
2011 -430.5 8,985.0
2012 -430.1 8,468.6
2013 -266.8 9,182.6
2014 -157.6 10,472.8
2015 -99.4 10,668.7
2016 -100.1 10,653.8
2017 -181.9 11,981.8
2018 -329.2 12,527.5

Source: Public Plans Database


Cash Flow as a Percentage of Assets
Connecticut State Employees Retirement System
2001-2018

Fiscal Year Connecticut State Employees Retirement System National Average
2001 -2.5 -2.0
2002 -2.7 -2.4
2003 -3.3 -2.6
2004 -4.6 -2.0
2005 -3.9 -2.2
2006 -2.8 -2.2
2007 -2.3 -2.1
2008 -2.5 -2.3
2009 -4.1 -3.1
2010 -6.2 -3.2
2011 -4.8 -3.1
2012 -5.1 -3.3
2013 -2.9 -3.1
2014 -1.5 -2.9
2015 -0.9 -2.8
2016 -0.9 -3.0
2017 -1.5 -2.9
2018 -2.6 -2.6

Source: Public Plans Database