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Utah Retirement Systems Basics, by Plan

Plan Assets (millions) Total Members
Utah Noncontributory 24,666.1 156,459
Utah Public Safety 3,528.1 16,193
Other Plans 3,065.4 48,489
Total 31,259.5 221,141

Source: Public Plans Database (as of 2018)

Note: Utah Retirement Systems has 7 other plans.

Assets

Assets at Year-End
Utah Retirement Systems
2001-2018

Fiscal Year Net Assets (billions)
2001 12.6
2002 11.5
2003 14.2
2004 16.1
2005 17.5
2006 19.8
2007 21.0
2008 15.9
2009 17.7
2010 19.8
2011 20.0
2012 22.2
2013 25.0
2014 26.6
2015 26.7
2016 28.5
2017 31.9
2018 31.3

Source: Public Plans Database

Membership

Ratio of Actives to Beneficiaries, 2001-2018

Fiscal Year Utah Retirement Systems US State and Local Pensions
2001 3.0 2.4
2002 3.0 2.3
2003 2.9 2.2
2004 2.8 2.1
2005 2.7 2.1
2006 2.6 2.0
2007 2.5 2.0
2008 2.5 1.9
2009 2.4 1.9
2010 2.3 1.8
2011 2.2 1.7
2012 2.1 1.6
2013 1.9 1.5
2014 1.8 1.5
2015 1.7 1.4
2016 1.6 1.4
2017 1.5 1.4
2018 1.4 1.3

Source: Public Plans Database

Cash Flows

Cash Flow vs. Total Assets (Millions)
Utah Retirement Systems
2001-2018

Fiscal Year Cash Flow Assets
2001 -40.1 12,581.5
2002 -137.9 11,460.5
2003 -177.4 14,249.1
2004 -125.4 16,084.1
2005 -142.0 17,458.1
2006 -153.0 19,829.6
2007 -194.7 20,950.7
2008 -216.3 15,886.1
2009 -300.5 17,717.8
2010 -297.0 19,756.1
2011 -343.1 19,952.9
2012 -370.6 22,150.6
2013 -384.9 25,034.3
2014 -351.4 26,569.1
2015 -385.6 26,686.8
2016 -401.1 28,544.3
2017 -451.0 31,878.6
2018 -528.7 31,259.5

Source: Public Plans Database


Cash Flow as a Percentage of Assets
Utah Retirement Systems
2001-2018

Fiscal Year Utah Retirement Systems National Average
2001 -0.3 -2.0
2002 -1.2 -2.4
2003 -1.2 -2.6
2004 -0.8 -2.0
2005 -0.8 -2.2
2006 -0.8 -2.2
2007 -0.9 -2.1
2008 -1.4 -2.3
2009 -1.7 -3.1
2010 -1.5 -3.2
2011 -1.7 -3.1
2012 -1.7 -3.3
2013 -1.5 -3.1
2014 -1.3 -2.9
2015 -1.4 -2.8
2016 -1.4 -3.0
2017 -1.4 -2.9
2018 -1.7 -2.6

Source: Public Plans Database