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Ohio Public Employees Retirement System Basics, by Plan

Plan Assets (millions) Total Members
Ohio PERS 80,876.6 1,122,682
Other Plans 1,036.1 5,887
Total 81,912.7 1,128,569

Source: Public Plans Database (as of 2018)

Note: Ohio Public Employees Retirement System has 1 other plan.

Assets

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

Fiscal Year Net Assets (billions)
2001 44.0
2002 39.1
2003 48.3
2004 53.6
2005 57.7
2006 65.4
2007 70.1
2008 49.5
2009 57.9
2010 63.8
2011 62.0
2012 68.1
2013 75.2
2014 77.6
2015 74.9
2016 77.9
2017 87.6
2018 81.9

Source: Public Plans Database

Membership

Ratio of Actives to Beneficiaries, 2001-2018

Fiscal Year Ohio Public Employees Retirement System US State and Local Pensions
2001 3.1 2.4
2002 2.9 2.3
2003 2.5 2.2
2004 2.5 2.1
2005 2.5 2.1
2006 2.4 2.0
2007 2.3 2.0
2008 2.2 1.9
2009 2.1 1.9
2010 1.9 1.8
2011 1.8 1.7
2012 1.8 1.6
2013 1.7 1.5
2014 1.7 1.5
2015 1.6 1.4
2016 1.6 1.4
2017 1.6 1.4
2018 1.4 1.3

Source: Public Plans Database

Cash Flows

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

Fiscal Year Cash Flow Assets
2001 -272.0 44,036.3
2002 -95.1 39,100.0
2003 -440.3 48,262.2
2004 -557.2 53,554.3
2005 -730.1 57,734.7
2006 -867.3 65,411.4
2007 -1,021.8 70,116.5
2008 -1,352.6 49,451.8
2009 -1,465.0 57,853.8
2010 -1,752.2 63,816.2
2011 -2,058.4 62,026.5
2012 -2,340.2 68,088.3
2013 -2,412.4 75,178.1
2014 -2,660.4 77,606.5
2015 -2,960.6 74,914.2
2016 -2,999.7 77,925.5
2017 -3,046.4 87,608.3
2018 -3,116.7 81,912.7

Source: Public Plans Database


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

Fiscal Year Ohio Public Employees Retirement System National Average
2001 -0.6 -2.0
2002 -0.2 -2.4
2003 -0.9 -2.6
2004 -1.0 -2.0
2005 -1.3 -2.2
2006 -1.3 -2.2
2007 -1.5 -2.1
2008 -2.7 -2.3
2009 -2.5 -3.1
2010 -2.7 -3.2
2011 -3.3 -3.1
2012 -3.4 -3.3
2013 -3.2 -3.1
2014 -3.4 -2.9
2015 -4.0 -2.8
2016 -3.8 -3.0
2017 -3.5 -2.9
2018 -3.8 -2.6

Source: Public Plans Database