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TABLE D10

Number of Employee Stock Ownership Plans (ESOPs), Total Participants,
Active Participants, Assets, Contributions, and Benefits
by type of ESOP, 1993
Type of Plan Number of Plans1/ Total Participants (thousands) Active Participants (thousands) Total Assets (millions)2/ Total Contributions (millions)3/ Total Benefits (millions)4/
TOTAL ESOPS          9,226 7,568 6,793 $214,607 $14,269 $14,765
Nonleveraged ESOPs 8,166 5,071 4,562 86,239 6,327 6,554
Leveraged ESOPs 1,060 2,498 2,231 128,368 7,942 8,211

1/Excludes plans covering only one participant.

2/Asset amounts shown exclude funds held by life insurance companies under allocated insurance contracts for payment of retirement benefits. These funds make up roughly 10 to 15 percent of total private pension fund assets.

3/Includes both employer and employee contributions.

4/Amounts shown include both benefits paid directly from trust 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 1993 plan years.

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