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PFRDA releases National Pension System data including Atal Pension Yojana for August 2021

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Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA) releases National Pension System (NPS) data including Atal Pension Yojana (APY) for August 2021

1.            The number of subscribers in various schemes under the National Pension System (NPS) rose to 453.41 lakh by end-August 2021 from 365.47 lakh in August 2020 showing a year- on- year (Y-o-Y) increase of 24.06% (Table No- 1)

Table-1: Number of Subscribers in various schemes under National Pension System and Atal Pension Yojana

(No. in Lakh)

 S.N. Sector August-20 March-21 August-21Growth % YOY
1Central Government21.2321.7622.154.33
2State Government48.6151.4153.419.87
3Corporate Sector10.3511.2512.0516.43
4All Citizen Sector13.4716.4718.3836.45
5NPS Lite*43.2043.0242.91
6Atal Pension Yojana228.61280.49304.5133.20
Grand Total365.47424.40453.4124.06

*No fresh Registration permitted w.e.f. 01st April 2015

2.            As on 31st August 2021, total pension assets under management stood at Rs. 6,47,621 crore showing a Y-o-Y growth of 32.91% (Table No. 2).

Table- 2: Total Assets under Management under Nation Pension System and Atal Pension Yojana

(Rs. in Crore)

 S.N. Sector August-20 March-21 August-21Growth % YOY
1Central Government1,58,5131,81,7881,99,52825.87
2State Government2,46,2562,91,3813,26,11232.43
3Corporate Sector49,76562,60973,07746.84
4All Citizen Sector15,99622,20626,28264.30
5NPS Lite4,0534,3544,56312.58
6Atal Pension Yojana12,69615,68718,05942.24
Grand Total4,87,2795,78,0256,47,62132.91

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