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2021 Pension Obligation

50-State Median
2021 Pension Obligation

What is Pension Obligation?

The percentage of a plan's assets relative to total pension liabilities. This is a point in time estimate. The higher the percentage the more fiscally healthy the pension fund.

Source: Boston College, Center for Retirement Research, Public Plans Database. Funding level is the ratio of actuarial assets to actuarial liabilities for state-administered plans.
Center for Retirement Research at Boston College: