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Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA) releases National Pension System (NPS) data including Atal Pension Yojana (APY) for May 2022

The number of subscribers in various schemes under the National Pension System (NPS) rose to 531.73 lakh by the end-May 2022 from 428.56 lakh in May 2021 showing a year- on- year (Y-o-Y) increase of 24.07% (Table 1)

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

(No. in Lakh)

S.N.

Sector

May-21

April-22

May-22

Growth %

YOY

1

Central Government

21.82

22.90

22.97

5.28

2

State Government

52.37

56.09

56.40

7.70

3

Corporate Sector

11.58

14.34

14.69

26.83

4

All Citizen Sector

16.97

23.30

23.61

39.11

5

NPS Lite*

42.99

41.86

41.85

-2.66

6

Atal Pension Yojana

282.83

365.39

372.21

31.60

 

Grand Total

428.56

523.89

531.73

24.07

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

2.    As on 31 May 2022, total pension assets under management stood at Rs. 7,38,314 crore showing a Y-o-Y growth of 21.54% (Table 2).

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

(Rs. In Crore)

S.N.

Sector

May-21

April-22

May-22

Growth %

YOY

1

Central Government

1,89,699

2,18,646

2,17,627

14.72

2

State Government

3,05,998

3,70,069

3,70,443

21.06

3

Corporate Sector

66,583

91,420

91,669

37.68

4

All Citizen Sector

23,990

32,899

32,859

36.97

5

NPS Lite

4,459

4,646

4,575

2.60

6

Atal Pension Yojana

16,720

21,086

21,142

26.45

 

Grand Total

6,07,449

7,38,766

7,38,314

21.54

For further information on NPS and APY please visit www.pfrda.org.in