Some stats about the scheme

As of 31 March 2021, the net assets of the Devon County Council Pension Fund were valued at £5,035,347,000

The fund itself currently has 39,462 actively contributing members, employed by 212 employers from across unitary, district, town and parish councils, education establishments and admitted bodies.

Pensions are paid to 36,995 pensioners (and/or dependants) every month.

There are currently 53,524 members with rights to deferred benefits.

The Local Government Pension Scheme is contracted-out of the State Second Pension (S2P) and must, in general, provide benefits at least as good as most members would have received had they been members of S2P.