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University of California Retirement System Basics, by Plan

Plan Assets (millions) Total Members
University of California 66,838.8 241,450
Other Plans 0 0
Total 66,838.8 241,450

Source: Public Plans Database (as of 2018)

Note: University of California Retirement System has 0 other plans.

Assets

Assets at Year-End
University of California Retirement System
2001-2018

Fiscal Year Net Assets (billions)
2001 38.9
2002 34.4
2003 35.3
2004 39.2
2005 41.9
2006 43.4
2007 48.1
2008 42.0
2009 32.3
2010 34.6
2011 41.9
2012 41.8
2013 45.3
2014 52.8
2015 55.1
2016 54.2
2017 62.1
2018 66.8

Source: Public Plans Database

Membership

Ratio of Actives to Beneficiaries, 2001-2018

Fiscal Year University of California Retirement System US State and Local Pensions
2001 3.2 2.4
2002 3.3 2.3
2003 3.2 2.2
2004 3.1 2.1
2005 3.0 2.1
2006 2.7 2.0
2007 2.5 2.0
2008 2.3 1.9
2009 2.2 1.9
2010 2.1 1.8
2011 2.1 1.7
2012 2.0 1.6
2013 1.9 1.5
2014 1.9 1.5
2015 1.8 1.4
2016 1.8 1.4
2017 1.8 1.4
2018 1.7 1.3

Source: Public Plans Database

Cash Flows

Cash Flow vs. Total Assets (Millions)
University of California Retirement System
2001-2018

Fiscal Year Cash Flow Assets
2001 -899.1 38,869.9
2002 -967.4 34,441.8
2003 -1,007.4 35,326.8
2004 -1,137.8 39,187.7
2005 -1,313.1 41,857.5
2006 -1,472.9 43,362.2
2007 -3,172.8 48,105.3
2008 -3,488.4 42,023.2
2009 -1,859.7 32,258.5
2010 -1,838.4 34,574.5
2011 -331.5 41,872.7
2012 -182.0 41,806.5
2013 -1,299.1 45,340.7
2014 -566.8 52,783.9
2015 277.8 55,055.5
2016 213.7 54,164.5
2017 83.4 62,114.3
2018 -182.8 66,838.8

Source: Public Plans Database


Cash Flow as a Percentage of Assets
University of California Retirement System
2001-2018

Fiscal Year University of California Retirement System National Average
2001 -2.3 -2.0
2002 -2.8 -2.4
2003 -2.9 -2.6
2004 -2.9 -2.0
2005 -3.1 -2.2
2006 -3.4 -2.2
2007 -6.6 -2.1
2008 -8.3 -2.3
2009 -5.8 -3.1
2010 -5.3 -3.2
2011 -0.8 -3.1
2012 -0.4 -3.3
2013 -2.9 -3.1
2014 -1.1 -2.9
2015 0.5 -2.8
2016 0.4 -3.0
2017 0.1 -2.9
2018 -0.3 -2.6

Source: Public Plans Database