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TABLE B1

Distribution of Pension Plans
by participant size, 1994
Participant Size Total Plans Single Employer Plans1/ Multiemployer Plans2/
Total Defined
Benefit
Defined
Contribution
Total Defined
Benefit
Defined
Contribution
Total Defined
Benefit
Defined
Contribution
TOTAL 690,344 74,422 615,922 687,158 72,555 614,603 3,186 1,867 1,319
None or not reported 48,638 6,069 42,569 48,561 6,030 42,531 77 39 39
2-9 328,814 27,278 301,536 328,790 27,255 301,535 24 23 1
10-24 134,835 10,562 124,273 134,809 10,562 124,248 26 - 26
25-49 71,274 6,272 65,002 71,246 6,249 64,996 28 22 6
50-99 45,145 6,141 39,004 44,901 6,038 38,863 244 104 140
100-249 30,768 6,420 24,348 30,308 6,192 24,115 460 227 233
250-499 12,861 3,850 9,011 12,352 3,571 8,780 509 278 231
500-999 7,562 2,829 4,733 6,956 2,472 4,484 606 357 249
1,000-2,499 5,903 2,666 3,237 5,289 2,291 2,998 614 375 239
2,500-4,999 2,162 1,043 1,119 1,885 856 1,029 277 188 90
5,000-9,999 1,241 644 597 1,087 526 560 154 117 37
10,000-19,999 635 347 288 551 281 270 84 66 18
20,000-49,999 369 208 161 317 164 153 52 44 8
50,000 or more 137 94 43 107 68 39 30 26 4

1/Includes single employer plans, plans of controlled groups of corporations, and multiple-employer noncollectively bargained plans.
2/Includes multiemployer plans and multiple-employer collectively bargained plans.

NOTE: Excludes plans covering only one participant.

SOURCE: Form 5500 series reports filed with the Internal Revenue Service for 1994 plan years.

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