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Private Pensions

Table 17: Number of private sector occupational pension schemes by size and status (2012 estimates) [1]

 

Type of Scheme

Number of schemes by status

Open

Closed [2]

Frozen

Winding up

Total

5,000+

220

160

70

10

470

1,000 to 4,999

310

330

190

50

890

100 to 999  630 1,020 1,420 280 3,350
12 to 99  940 670 1,680 840 4,120
2 to 11  20,600 9,440 5,010 570 35,610

Total

22,700

11,620

8,370

1,750

44,440

 


[1] ONS (2013) Occupational Pension Schemes Survey 2012

[2] Closed pension schemes do not admit new members but may continue to receive contributions from or on behalf of existing members who continue to accrue pension rights. 

 

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