U.S. Pension Tracker

Joe Nation, Ph.D.

Project Director
Stanford Institute for
Economic Policy Research

The Bottom 25% (Lowest quartile) indicates relatively lower unfunded liabilities. The Top 25% (Highest quartile) indicates relatively higher unfunded liabilities. Metrics reflect the Fiscal Year selected. Agencies reported as NA or agencies for which we do not have geographic locations are excluded from calculations. See Glossary for additional information.

Data reflect Fiscal Year (FY) 2015, the most recent available.

Nevada, All State and Local Systems

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Assets, Liabilities and Unfunded Liabilities

Variable 2013 2014 2015
Market Liability (thousands) $79,008,388 $85,655,338 $92,806,930
Value of Assets (thousands) $28,914,223 $33,672,067 $33,819,495
Market Pension Debt (thousands) $50,094,165 $51,983,271 $58,987,435
Market Discount Rate 3.25% 3.00% 2.75%
Actuarial Liability (thousands) $42,092,185 $44,110,604 $46,194,839
Actuarial Pension Debt (thousands) $13,177,962 $10,438,537 $12,375,344
Assumed Rate of Return 8.00% 8.00% 8.00%
  • Variable

    Market Liability (thousands)

    • 2015

      $92,806,930

    • 2014

      $85,655,338

    • 2013

      $79,008,388

    • 2012

      $80,454,427

    • 2011

      $62,706,626

    • 2010

      $61,687,099

    • 2009

      $54,366,273

    • 2008

      $48,482,657


  • Variable

    Value of Assets (thousands)

    • 2015

      $33,819,495

    • 2014

      $33,672,067

    • 2013

      $28,914,223

    • 2012

      $25,967,530

    • 2011

      $25,317,535

    • 2010

      $20,954,512

    • 2009

      $18,810,252

    • 2008

      $22,240,266


  • Variable

    Market Pension Debt (thousands)

    • 2015

      $58,987,435

    • 2014

      $51,983,271

    • 2013

      $50,094,165

    • 2012

      $54,486,897

    • 2011

      $37,389,091

    • 2010

      $40,732,587

    • 2009

      $35,556,021

    • 2008

      $26,242,391


  • Variable

    Market Discount Rate

    • 2015

      2.75%

    • 2014

      3.00%

    • 2013

      3.25%

    • 2012

      2.50%

    • 2011

      4.00%

    • 2010

      3.75%

    • 2009

      4.25%

    • 2008

      4.50%


  • Variable

    Actuarial Liability (thousands)

    • 2015

      $46,194,839

    • 2014

      $44,110,604

    • 2013

      $42,092,185

    • 2012

      $38,703,611

    • 2011

      $36,969,843

    • 2010

      $35,163,755

    • 2009

      $33,148,347

    • 2008

      $30,569,047


  • Variable

    Actuarial Pension Debt (thousands)

    • 2015

      $12,375,344

    • 2014

      $10,438,537

    • 2013

      $13,177,962

    • 2012

      $12,736,081

    • 2011

      $11,652,308

    • 2010

      $14,209,243

    • 2009

      $14,338,095

    • 2008

      $8,328,781


  • Variable

    Assumed Rate of Return

    • 2015

      8.00%

    • 2014

      8.00%

    • 2013

      8.00%

    • 2012

      8.00%

    • 2011

      8.00%

    • 2010

      8.00%

    • 2009

      8.00%

    • 2008

      8.00%


*Recommended not to combine dollar and other categories.

Funded Ratios

Variable 2013 2014 2015
Market Funded Ratio 36.6% 39.3% 36.4%
Actuarial Funded Ratio 68.7% 76.3% 73.2%
  • Variable

    Market Funded Ratio

    • 2015

      36.4%

    • 2014

      39.3%

    • 2013

      36.6%

    • 2012

      32.3%

    • 2011

      40.4%

    • 2010

      34.0%

    • 2009

      34.6%

    • 2008

      45.9%


  • Variable

    Actuarial Funded Ratio

    • 2015

      73.2%

    • 2014

      76.3%

    • 2013

      68.7%

    • 2012

      67.1%

    • 2011

      68.5%

    • 2010

      59.6%

    • 2009

      56.8%

    • 2008

      72.8%


*Recommended not to combine dollar and other categories.

State Demographics

Variable 2013 2014 2015
Population 2,838,281 2,890,845 2,890,845
Households 1,002,571 1,021,519 1,040,437
  • Variable

    Population

    • 2015

      2,890,845

    • 2014

      2,890,845

    • 2013

      2,838,281

    • 2012

      2,755,245

    • 2011

      2,718,586

    • 2010

      2,703,493

    • 2009

      2,684,665

    • 2008

      2,653,630


  • Variable

    Households

    • 2015

      1,040,437

    • 2014

      1,021,519

    • 2013

      1,002,571

    • 2012

      1,006,605

    • 2011

      982,352

    • 2010

      989,811

    • 2009

      965,715

    • 2008

      952,856


*Recommended not to combine dollar and other categories.

Budget & Revenue

Variable 2013 2014 2015
State General Fund Expenditures (thousands) $3,185,000 $3,125,000 $3,369,000
State Total Expenditures (thousands) $8,651,000 $9,409,000 $10,854,000
State Total General Fund Revenues (thousands) $3,133,000 $3,067,000 $3,219,000
  • Variable

    State General Fund Expenditures (thousands)

    • 2015

      $3,369,000

    • 2014

      $3,125,000

    • 2013

      $3,185,000

    • 2012

      $3,062,000

    • 2011

      $3,175,000

    • 2010

      $3,018,000

    • 2009

      $3,777,000

    • 2008

      $4,031,000


  • Variable

    State Total Expenditures (thousands)

    • 2015

      $10,854,000

    • 2014

      $9,409,000

    • 2013

      $8,651,000

    • 2012

      $7,622,000

    • 2011

      $8,526,000

    • 2010

      $8,284,000

    • 2009

      $9,492,000

    • 2008

      $9,240,000


  • Variable

    State Total General Fund Revenues (thousands)

    • 2015

      $3,219,000

    • 2014

      $3,067,000

    • 2013

      $3,133,000

    • 2012

      $3,082,000

    • 2011

      $3,175,000

    • 2010

      $3,007,000

    • 2009

      $2,739,000

    • 2008

      $3,054,000


*Recommended not to combine dollar and other categories.

Unfunded Liability Metrics

Variable 2013 2014 2015
Market Pension Debt/Household $49,966 $50,888 $56,695
Market Pension Debt/Capita $17,649 $17,982 $20,405
Market Pension Debt/State General Fund Expenditures 15.73 16.63 17.51  
Market Pension Debt/State Total Expenditures 5.79 5.52 5.43
Market Pension Debt/State Total General Fund Revenues 15.99 16.95 18.32
Actuarial Pension Debt/Household $13,144 $10,219 $11,894
Actuarial Pension Debt/Capita $4,643 $3,611 $4,281
Actuarial Pension Debt/State General Fund Expenditures 4.14 3.34 3.67
Actuarial Pension Debt/State Total Expenditures 1.52 1.11 1.14
Actuarial Pension Debt/State Total General Fund Revenues 4.21 3.40 3.84
  • Variable

    Market Pension Debt/Household

    • 2015

      $56,695

    • 2014

      $50,888

    • 2013

      $49,966

    • 2012

      $54,129

    • 2011

      $38,061

    • 2010

      $41,152

    • 2009

      $36,818

    • 2008

      $27,541


  • Variable

    Market Pension Debt/Capita

    • 2015

      $20,405

    • 2014

      $17,982

    • 2013

      $17,649

    • 2012

      $19,776

    • 2011

      $13,753

    • 2010

      $15,067

    • 2009

      $13,244

    • 2008

      $9,889


  • Variable

    Market Pension Debt/State General Fund Expenditures

    • 2015

      17.51

    • 2014

      16.63

    • 2013

      15.73

    • 2012

      17.79

    • 2011

      11.78

    • 2010

      13.50

    • 2009

      9.41

    • 2008

      6.51


  • Variable

    Market Pension Debt/State Total Expenditures

    • 2015

      5.43

    • 2014

      5.52

    • 2013

      5.79

    • 2012

      7.15

    • 2011

      4.39

    • 2010

      4.92

    • 2009

      3.75

    • 2008

      2.84


  • Variable

    Market Pension Debt/State Total General Fund Revenues

    • 2015

      18.32

    • 2014

      16.95

    • 2013

      15.99

    • 2012

      17.68

    • 2011

      11.78

    • 2010

      13.55

    • 2009

      12.98

    • 2008

      8.59


  • Variable

    Actuarial Pension Debt/Household

    • 2015

      $11,894

    • 2014

      $10,219

    • 2013

      $13,144

    • 2012

      $12,653

    • 2011

      $11,862

    • 2010

      $14,356

    • 2009

      $14,847

    • 2008

      $8,741


  • Variable

    Actuarial Pension Debt/Capita

    • 2015

      $4,281

    • 2014

      $3,611

    • 2013

      $4,643

    • 2012

      $4,622

    • 2011

      $4,286

    • 2010

      $5,256

    • 2009

      $5,341

    • 2008

      $3,139


  • Variable

    Actuarial Pension Debt/State General Fund Expenditures

    • 2015

      3.67

    • 2014

      3.34

    • 2013

      4.14

    • 2012

      4.16

    • 2011

      3.67

    • 2010

      4.71

    • 2009

      3.80

    • 2008

      2.07


  • Variable

    Actuarial Pension Debt/State Total Expenditures

    • 2015

      1.14

    • 2014

      1.11

    • 2013

      1.52

    • 2012

      1.67

    • 2011

      1.37

    • 2010

      1.72

    • 2009

      1.51

    • 2008

      0.90


  • Variable

    Actuarial Pension Debt/State Total General Fund Revenues

    • 2015

      3.84

    • 2014

      3.40

    • 2013

      4.21

    • 2012

      4.13

    • 2011

      3.67

    • 2010

      4.73

    • 2009

      5.23

    • 2008

      2.73


*Recommended not to combine dollar and other categories.

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