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Vanguard Lifetime Income Program - Small Company Growth Portfolio

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Cumulative Total Returns(as of 03/31/2014)
 1 Year3 Year5 Year 10 YearSince Inception
10/10/2003
VLIP-Small Company Growth28.89%51.82%222.15% 136.90%160.65%
Russell 2500 Growth Index*26.66%47.90%215.35% 150.96%

Year EndedVLIP-Small Company GrowthRussell 2500 Growth Index
Total ReturnTotal Return
201345.79%40.65%
201214.06%16.13%
20110.84%–1.57%
201031.10%28.86%
200938.65%41.66%
2008–39.79%–41.50%
20073.22%9.69%
20069.64%12.26%
20055.71%8.17%
200414.70%14.59%
2003**4.39%

Quarterly Investment Returns(as of 03/31/2014)
YearVLIP-Small Company GrowthRussell 2500 Growth Index*
First QuarterSecond QuarterThird QuarterFourth QuarterYear-End Return Year-End Average
2014–0.86%
201312.14%4.28%12.02%11.29% 45.79%40.65%
201213.25%–5.71%5.68% 1.07%14.06%16.13%
20119.49%1.52%–20.39% 13.95%0.84%–1.57%
20109.88%–9.13%13.78% 15.40%31.10%28.86%
2009–6.20%20.02%18.01% 4.37%38.65%41.66%
2008–14.27%–0.92% –4.85%–25.50%–39.79% –41.50%
20073.35%5.39%–0.65% –4.60%3.22%9.69%
200614.97%–8.54%–2.18% 6.60%9.64%12.26%
2005–6.32%4.37%5.11% 2.86%5.71%8.17%
20045.40%0.21%–5.32% 14.71%14.70%14.59%

*Measures the performance of those Russell 2500 companies with higher price/book ratios and higher predicted and historical growth rates.

** Since inception on 10/10/2003

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