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Vanguard - Historical Returns
Vanguard Variable Annuity - International Portfolio

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Cumulative Total Returns(as of 03/31/2014)
 1 Year3 Year5 Year 10 YearSince Inception
06/03/1994
VVA-International18.34%22.01%130.14% 118.48%292.36%
Spliced International Index*12.36%12.97%93.41% 73.21%

Year EndedVVA-InternationalSpliced International Index
Total ReturnTotal Return
201322.89%15.29%
201219.78%16.83%
2011–13.79%–13.71%
201015.38%8.13%
200942.36%31.78%
2008–45.08%–43.38%
200717.06%11.17%
200626.37%26.34%
200515.96%13.54%
200419.06%20.25%
200334.47%38.59%
2002–17.52%–15.94%
2001–18.91%–21.44%
2000–7.06%–14.17%
199924.89%26.96%

Quarterly Investment Returns(as of 03/31/2014)
YearVVA-InternationalSpliced International Index*
First QuarterSecond QuarterThird QuarterFourth QuarterYear-End Return Year-End Average
2014–0.94%
20132.88%–2.28%13.87% 7.35%22.89%15.29%
201213.70%–7.84%7.03% 6.79%19.78%16.83%
20113.04%1.49%–22.26% 6.05%–13.79%–13.71%
20102.55%–12.27%19.57% 7.25%15.38%8.13%
2009–10.27%27.13%19.76% 4.21%42.36%31.78%
2008–8.67%–1.86% –19.98%–23.43%–45.08% –43.38%
20073.30%8.69%4.74%–0.45% 17.06%11.17%
200610.50%–0.13%3.49% 10.65%26.37%26.34%
2005–0.37%–0.81% 12.23%4.56%15.96%13.54%
20046.02%–2.08%0.45% 14.17%19.06%20.25%

*MSCI EAFE Index through May 31, 2010; MSCI All Country World Index ex USA thereafter.

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