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TABLE B1

Distribution of Pension Plans
by number of participants, 1995
Number of Participants Total Plans Single Employer Plans1/ Multiemployer Plans2/
Total Defined
Benefit
Defined
Contribution
Total Defined
Benefit
Defined
Contribution
Total Defined
Benefit
Defined
Contribution
TOTAL 693,404 69,492 623,912 690,265 67,682 622,584 3,139 1,810 1,328
None or not reported 53,019 6,636 46,384 52,906 6,579 46,326 114 56 58
2-9 319,518 24,236 295,283 319,518 24,236 295,283 - - -
10-24 137,623 9,454 128,169 137,598 9,454 128,144 25 - 25
25-49 75,028 6,025 69,003 74,993 6,023 68,970 35 2 33
50-99 45,928 6,055 39,873 45,765 6,018 39,746 163 36 127
100-249 30,315 5,583 24,731 29,896 5,367 24,529 419 216 203
250-499 13,220 3,677 9,544 12,702 3,385 9,318 518 292 226
500-999 7,833 2,808 5,025 7,224 2,449 4,775 609 359 250
1,000-2,499 6,052 2,612 3,439 5,419 2,218 3,200 633 394 239
2,500-4,999 2,357 1,087 1,270 2,062 891 1,171 295 196 99
5,000-9,999 1,345 676 670 1,184 556 629 161 120 41
10,000-19,999 651 345 306 564 274 290 87 71 16
20,000-49,999 362 199 163 313 158 155 49 41 8
50,000 or more 152 100 52 121 73 48 31 27 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 plan years beginning in 1995.

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