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Annual Survey of Public Pensions: State & Local Data

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Historical Data: 2007

The annual State & Local Public-Employee Retirement Systems survey provides revenues, expenditures, financial assets, and membership information for public employee retirement systems. Data are shown for individual retirement systems as well as at the national, state, and local level.  The 2007 Census of Governments covered fiscal years that ended between July 1, 2006 and June 30, 2007 and included 2,547 public employee retirement systems.



2007 State & Local Public-Employee Retirement Systems Data


Table Description File Formats
1 National Summary of Public-Employee Retirement Systems [XLS, 31KB]
2 Revenues by State & Local Government [XLS, 48KB]
3 Expenditures by State & Local Government [XLS, 37KB]
4 Cash and Investments by State & Local Government [XLS, 53KB]
5 Memberships by State & Local Government [XLS, 40KB]


2007 State & Local Government Downloadable Data

  • Estimate Data File [XLS, 1,451KB] – Aggregates for the U.S. and by state of local government retirement systems and state retirement systems. (supporting documentation) [XLS, 35KB]
  • Individual Unit File [TXT, 4,683KB] – Detailed financial item data for each public employee retirement system (fixed length, no delimiter) (file layout) [PDF, 26KB]
  • Unit ID File [TXT, 504KB] – Name of each public employee retirement system (fixed length, no delimiter) (file layout) [PDF, 26KB]

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau | State & Local Government Public-Employee Retirement Systems | 1 (888) 529-1963 | govs.pensions@census.gov |  Last Revised: November 15, 2012