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Delaware Public Employees Retirement System Basics, by Plan

Plan Assets (millions) Total Members
Delaware State Employees 9,028.4 69,062
Other Plans 1,036.1 9,854
Total 10,064.6 78,916

Source: Public Plans Database (as of 2018)

Note: Delaware Public Employees Retirement System has 8 other plans.

Assets

Assets at Year-End
Delaware Public Employees Retirement System
2001-2019

Fiscal Year Net Assets (billions)
2001 5.3
2002 4.9
2003 4.9
2004 5.5
2005 5.9
2006 6.5
2007 7.4
2008 7.1
2009 5.8
2010 6.4
2011 7.6
2012 7.5
2013 8.0
2014 9.2
2015 9.2
2016 8.8
2017 9.4
2018 10.1
2019 10.2

Source: Public Plans Database

Membership

Ratio of Actives to Beneficiaries, 2001-2019

Fiscal Year Delaware Public Employees Retirement System US State and Local Pensions
2001 2.2 2.4
2002 2.1 2.3
2003 2.0 2.2
2004 2.0 2.1
2005 2.0 2.1
2006 2.0 2.0
2007 2.0 2.0
2008 1.9 1.9
2009 1.9 1.9
2010 1.8 1.8
2011 1.7 1.7
2012 1.7 1.6
2013 1.6 1.5
2014 1.6 1.5
2015 1.6 1.4
2016 1.6 1.4
2017 1.5 1.4
2018 1.5 1.3
2019 1.4 1.4

Source: Public Plans Database

Cash Flows

Cash Flow vs. Total Assets (Millions)
Delaware Public Employees Retirement System
2001-2019

Fiscal Year Cash Flow Assets
2001 -96.1 5,280.6
2002 -109.1 4,857.7
2003 -126.6 4,880.7
2004 -128.3 5,521.2
2005 -119.4 5,928.0
2006 -107.7 6,527.0
2007 -119.7 7,413.4
2008 -203.7 7,096.1
2009 -183.8 5,794.9
2010 -233.2 6,372.5
2011 -225.3 7,648.8
2012 -236.0 7,536.4
2013 -239.6 8,045.6
2014 -242.6 9,170.0
2015 -264.4 9,234.2
2016 -277.7 8,806.9
2017 -316.0 9,445.7
2018 -343.5 10,064.6
2019 -317.9 10,209.6

Source: Public Plans Database


Cash Flow as a Percentage of Assets
Delaware Public Employees Retirement System
2001-2019

Fiscal Year Delaware Public Employees Retirement System National Average
2001 -1.8 -2.0
2002 -2.2 -2.4
2003 -2.6 -2.6
2004 -2.3 -2.0
2005 -2.0 -2.2
2006 -1.6 -2.2
2007 -1.6 -2.1
2008 -2.9 -2.3
2009 -3.2 -3.1
2010 -3.7 -3.2
2011 -2.9 -3.1
2012 -3.1 -3.3
2013 -3.0 -3.1
2014 -2.6 -2.9
2015 -2.9 -2.8
2016 -3.2 -3.0
2017 -3.3 -2.9
2018 -3.4 -2.6
2019 -3.1 -2.5

Source: Public Plans Database