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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 private sector schemes by size and 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[1] ONS (2013) Occupational Pension Schemes Survey 2012 This data is no longer updated in the OPSS

[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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