|Number of Employee Stock Ownership Plans (ESOPs),
Total Participants, Active Participants, Assets, Contributions, and
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/|
|Profit sharing and thrift-savings||3,154||3,696||3,238||183,877||10,609||13,429|
|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||
| 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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