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Vanguard Lifetime Income Program - Life Strategy Income Fund [QF]

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Cumulative Total Returns(as of 03/31/2014)
 1 Year3 Year5 Year 10 YearSince Inception
10/10/2003
VLIP-LifeStrategy Income3.18%13.04%42.38% 49.22%56.58%
Income Composite Index*4.01%16.55%45.82% 63.61%

Year EndedVLIP-LifeStrategy IncomeIncome Composite Index
Total ReturnTotal Return
20132.86%3.71%
20125.99%6.83%
20113.24%4.69%
20108.66%8.51%
200911.50%11.70%
2008–10.99%–5.45%
20076.15%6.58%
20067.37%6.63%
20052.70%3.13%
20045.46%5.49%
2003**2.58%

Quarterly Investment Returns(as of 03/31/2014)
YearVLIP-LifeStrategy IncomeIncome Composite Index*
First QuarterSecond QuarterThird QuarterFourth QuarterYear-End Return Year-End Average
20141.89%
20131.58%–1.85%1.76% 1.39%2.86%3.71%
20122.46%0.69%2.41%0.32%5.99% 6.83%
20111.45%1.38%–2.33% 2.77%3.24%4.69%
20102.49%–0.04%4.59% 1.40%8.66%8.51%
2009–2.42%5.80%6.66% 1.26%11.50%11.70%
2008–1.67%–1.39% –3.49%–4.89%–10.99% –5.45%
20071.16%1.37%2.29%1.19%6.15% 6.58%
20060.98%–0.41%3.84% 2.83%7.37%6.63%
2005–1.01%2.12%0.61% 0.98%2.70%3.13%
20042.29%–1.54%1.62% 3.04%5.46%5.49%

*Weighted 64% Barclays U.S. Aggregate Float Adjusted Index, 16% Barclays Global Aggregate ex-USD Float Adjusted RIC Capped Index, 14% CRSP US Total Market Index, and 6% FTSE Global All Cap ex US Index as of June 3, 2013. In prior periods, the composite was 80% Barclays U.S. Aggregate Float Adjusted Index, 14% MSCI US Broad Market Index, and 6% MSCI ACWI ex USA IMI Index through June 2, 2013; 60% Barclays U.S. Aggregate Float Adjusted Index, 20% Barclays U.S. 1–3 Year Credit Bond Index, 14% MSCI US Broad Market Index, and 6% MSCI ACWI ex USA IMI Index through November 30, 2011; 60% Barclays U.S. Aggregate Bond Index (with the Barclays U.S. Aggregate Float Adjusted Index used after December 31, 2009), 20% MSCI US Broad Market Index, and 20% Barclays U.S. 1–3 Year Credit Bond Index through December 15, 2010; 60% Barclays U.S. Aggregate Bond Index, 20% Dow Jones U.S. Total Stock Market Index, and 20% Barclays U.S. 1–3 Year Credit Bond Index through April 22, 2005; and 60% Barclays U.S. Aggregate Bond Index, 20% Dow Jones U.S. Total Stock Market Index, and 20% Citigroup 3-Month Treasury Bill Index through August 31, 2003. International stock benchmark returns are adjusted for withholding taxes.

** Since inception on 10/10/2003

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