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Fund Status

The National Pension Fund is financed by collected contributions from the insured, investment returns and settlement surplus, and etc. The remainder after deducting the pension benefits and other expenses is reserved as asset under management.

Fund Status

(Unit: KRW in Billion, as of Oct 2021)
Fund Status
Cumulative 2021 2020 2019 2018 2017 2016
Revenue 959,723 75,585 69,387 64,197 59,762 57,936 52,513
Contributions 671,915 44,282 51,217 47,800 44,374 41,785 39,036
Investment Return 287,073 31,292 18,163 16,382 15,378 16,142 13,466
Transfer 0 - - - - - -
Government subsidy, etc. 714 11 6 15 10 9 11
Surplus 21 - - - - - -
Expense 259,475 24,673 26,359 23,433 21,396 19,707 17,653
Pension Benefit 249,487 24,068 25,654 22,764 20,753 19,084 17,068
Operational Expense 9,720 600 697 660 635 615 577
Fees 44 - - - - - -
Operational Expense for NPS Research Institute 59 - - - - - -
Operational Expense for Welfare Facilities 166 5 8 8 8 8 8
Increase 700,249 50,912 43,027 40,764 38,366 38,229 34,860
Fund Reserve (purchase price) 700,249 700,249 649,336 606,309 565,544 527,179 488,950
※ The financial recordings above, including revenue, expense and fund reserve, follow cash basis accounting
※ In revenue, the item "Government Subsidy, etc." refers to the government subsidy and security deposit for the buildings owned by NPS
※ The figures above might not add up due to rounding