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TABLE A4

Income Statement of Pension Plans
by type of plan, 1997
(amounts in millions)
Income and Expenses Total Defined Benefit Defined Contribution
INCOME
Contributions received or receivable from:
  Employers $90,523 $28,271 $62,252
  Participants 77,494 639 76,855
  Others 8,883 866 8,017
  Noncash contributions 1,042 86 956
Total contributions 177,940 39,862 148,078
Investment earnings 1/ 54,553 27,674 26,879
Net gain (loss) on sale of assets 59,682 35,534 24,148
Other or unspecified income 2/ 438,508 197,066 241,442
TOTAL INCOME 730,683 290,136 440,547
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EXPENSES
Benefit payments and payments to provide benefits
  Direct benefits 224,040 93,120 130,920
  Other benefits 8,439 4,093 4,346
Total payments 232,479 97,213 135,266
Total administrative expenses 9,645 6,728 2,917
Other or unspecified expenses 4,216 451 3,766
TOTAL EXPENSES 246,341 104,391 141,949
NET INCOME 484,343 185,744 298,598

1/ Includes interest earnings, dividends, and rents.
2/ Includes net gain (loss) from pooled funds, unrealized appreciation (depreciation) of assets, and miscellaneous other income items.
SOURCE: Form 5500 series reports filed with the Internal Revenue Service for plan years beginning in 1997.

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