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TABLE D8

Number of Employee Stock Ownership Plans (ESOPs), Total Participants, Active Participants, Assets, Contributions, and Benefits
by type of plan, 1995
Type of Plan Number of Plans1/ Total Participants (thousands)2/ Active Participants (thousands)3/ Total Assets (millions) Total Contributions (millions)4/ Total Benefits (millions)5/

TOTAL
9,232 7,248 6,353 $262,286 $16,200 $18,809
Profit sharing and thrift-savings 3,154 3,696 3,238 183,877 10,609 13,429
Stock bonus 4,413 2,956 2,614 67,063 4,952 4,660
Target benefit 5 3 2 44 5 4
Money purchase 290 41 35 1,174 81 119
Annuity - 403(b) (1) 1 0 0 0 0 0
Custodial account - 403(b)(7) 12 2 2 48 9 5
IRAs or annuities (Code 408) 58 0 0 30 1 0
Other defined contribution 1,299 549 462 10,050 542

591


1/ Excludes plans covering only one participant.
2/ Includes active, retired, and separated vested participants not yet in pay status. The number of participants also includes double counting of workers in more than one plan.
3/ Active participants include any workers currently in employment covered by a plan and who are earning or retaining credited service under a plan. Active particpants also include nonvested former employees who have not yet incurred a break in service.
4/ Includes both employer and employee contributions.
5/ Amounts shown include both benefits paid directly from trust funds and premium payments made by plans to insurance carriers. Amounts exclude benefits made directly by insurance carriers.

SOURCE: Form 5500 series reports filed with the Internal Revenue Service for plan years beginning 1995.

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