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Private Pensions

Table 25: Average voluntary contribution to a private pension as a proportion of National Average Earnings[1]

Year

Excluding contracted-out rebates

Including contracting-out rebates

Of which: Special contributions

1997

6.7%

8.3%

0.2%

1998

6.7%

8.4%

0.2%

1999

6.9%

8.5%

0.3%

2000

7.0%

8.7%

0.4%

2001

6.7%

8.4%

0.4%

2002

7.0%

8.8%

0.6%

2003

8.1%

9.7%

0.9%

2004

8.5%

10.0%

1.2%

2005

9.6%

11.0%

1.6%

2006

10.2%

11.6%

1.8%

2007

10.0%

11.4%

1.6%

2008

9.0%

10.4%

0.9%

2009

9.7%

10.9%

1.3%

2010

10.7%

11.9%

2.1%

2011

11.0%

12.2%

2.0%

 

[1] PPI calculations based on data from the HMRC and the Office for National Statistics.   

 

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