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Kansas Public Employees Retirement System Basics, by Plan

Plan Assets (millions) Total Members
Kansas PERS 19,696.2 311,460
Other Plans 0 0
Total 19,696.2 311,460

Source: Public Plans Database (as of 2018)

Note: Kansas Public Employees Retirement System has 2 other plans.

Assets

Assets at Year-End
Kansas Public Employees Retirement System
2001-2018

Fiscal Year Net Assets (billions)
2001 9.7
2002 8.9
2003 8.9
2004 10.4
2005 11.3
2006 12.4
2007 14.2
2008 13.2
2009 10.2
2010 11.4
2011 13.5
2012 13.1
2013 14.4
2014 16.5
2015 16.6
2016 17.2
2017 18.6
2018 19.7

Source: Public Plans Database

Membership

Ratio of Actives to Beneficiaries, 2001-2018

Fiscal Year Kansas Public Employees Retirement System US State and Local Pensions
2001 2.6 2.4
2002 2.6 2.3
2003 2.6 2.2
2004 2.5 2.1
2005 2.4 2.1
2006 2.4 2.0
2007 2.3 2.0
2008 2.3 1.9
2009 2.2 1.9
2010 2.2 1.8
2011 2.1 1.7
2012 1.9 1.6
2013 1.9 1.5
2014 1.8 1.5
2015 1.7 1.4
2016 1.6 1.4
2017 1.6 1.4
2018 1.5 1.3

Source: Public Plans Database

Cash Flows

Cash Flow vs. Total Assets (Millions)
Kansas Public Employees Retirement System
2001-2018

Fiscal Year Cash Flow Assets
2001 -258.6 9,664.7
2002 -298.8 8,902.3
2003 -298.0 8,930.4
2004 160.3 10,427.1
2005 -326.1 11,324.4
2006 -326.1 12,352.9
2007 -341.9 14,153.8
2008 -353.3 13,150.6
2009 -343.3 10,214.9
2010 -348.1 11,352.8
2011 -402.4 13,450.1
2012 -452.6 13,086.7
2013 -444.3 14,390.2
2014 -408.5 16,535.9
2015 -462.5 16,635.5
2016 504.8 17,192.4
2017 -620.6 18,633.8
2018 -460.3 19,696.2

Source: Public Plans Database


Cash Flow as a Percentage of Assets
Kansas Public Employees Retirement System
2001-2018

Fiscal Year Kansas Public Employees Retirement System National Average
2001 -2.7 -2.0
2002 -3.4 -2.4
2003 -3.3 -2.6
2004 1.5 -2.0
2005 -2.9 -2.2
2006 -2.6 -2.2
2007 -2.4 -2.1
2008 -2.7 -2.3
2009 -3.4 -3.1
2010 -3.1 -3.2
2011 -3.0 -3.1
2012 -3.5 -3.3
2013 -3.1 -3.1
2014 -2.5 -2.9
2015 -2.8 -2.8
2016 2.9 -3.0
2017 -3.3 -2.9
2018 -2.3 -2.6

Source: Public Plans Database