The Quarterly Survey of Public Pensions is a quarterly survey that provides national summary data on the revenues, expenditures, and composition of assets of the largest defined benefit public employee retirement systems for state and local governments. This survey currently consists of a panel of 100 retirement systems, which comprise 89.4 percent of financial activity among such entities, based on the 2007 Census of Governments.
Unit ID File [TXT, 14KB]
– Names of the 100 retirement systems in the Quarterly Survey of Public Pensions included in the current data release.
(fixed length, no delimiter) (file layout [PDF, 39KB])
A new item imputation method was implemented effective with the 2013 Quarter 1 data as of the December 2013 release.
2013 Fourth Quarter: The Quarterly Survey of Public Pensions data release for the Fourth Quarter 2013 is scheduled to be posted to the Internet on March 27, 2014.
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