Registered pension plans (RPPs) and members, by jurisdiction of plan registration, sector and type of plan (Nova Scotia)

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Registered pension plans (RPPs) and members, by jurisdiction of plan registration, sector and type of plan
(Nova Scotia)
  2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
  number
N.S.  
Total  
Number of plans 472 461 440 446 435
Members 107,820 107,818 107,042 106,276 105,665
Males 53,644 53,565 52,223 50,216 50,060
Females 54,176 54,253 54,819 56,060 55,605
Public sector  
Number of plans 88 90 87 103 99
Members 46,954 47,587 47,980 49,995 49,860
Males 13,810 13,802 13,247 14,097 13,906
Females 33,144 33,785 34,733 35,898 35,954
Private sector  
Number of plans 384 371 353 343 336
Members 60,866 60,231 59,062 56,281 55,805
Males 39,834 39,763 38,976 36,119 36,154
Females 21,032 20,468 20,086 20,162 19,651
Defined benefit  
Number of plans 139 129 110 103 100
Members 60,121 59,899 59,937 55,274 54,771
Males 27,263 26,608 26,142 21,279 20,548
Females 32,858 33,291 33,795 33,995 34,223
Defined contribution  
Number of plans 326 325 324 336 328
Members 25,383 26,056 25,689 26,082 26,459
Males 15,580 16,350 15,697 16,082 16,925
Females 9,803 9,706 9,992 10,000 9,534

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