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Vanguard Total International Stock Index Portfolio

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Cumulative Total Returns(as of 03/31/2014)
 1 Year3 Year5 Year 10 YearSince Inception
12/11/2002
Vanguard Totl Int Stk Idx12.33%12.61%100.96% 86.63%172.30%
Spl Total International Stock Index*12.79%13.51% 105.10%95.07%

Year EndedVanguard Totl Int Stk IdxSpl Total International Stock Index
Total ReturnTotal Return
201314.69%15.76%
201217.74%17.04%
2011–14.85%–14.31%
201010.69%10.69%
200936.26%40.44%
2008–44.32%–45.52%
200715.10%15.85%
200625.96%26.93%
200515.02%15.78%
200420.03%20.93%
200338.42%40.41%
2002**1.00%

Quarterly Investment Returns(as of 03/31/2014)
YearVanguard Totl Int Stk IdxSpl Total International Stock Index*
First QuarterSecond QuarterThird QuarterFourth QuarterYear-End Return Year-End Average
20140.78%
20132.89%–3.42%10.17% 4.77%14.69%15.76%
201211.89%–7.55%6.81% 6.56%17.74%17.04%
20112.89%0.66%–21.04% 4.11%–14.85%–14.31%
20101.41%–13.42%17.81% 7.01%10.69%10.69%
2009–13.03%27.16%19.56% 3.06%36.26%40.44%
2008–8.97%–2.32% –20.62%–21.11%–44.32% –45.52%
20073.78%7.65%4.42%–1.34% 15.10%15.85%
20069.27%–0.05%3.84% 11.06%25.96%26.93%
2005–0.18%–0.84% 11.56%4.16%15.02%15.78%
20044.36%–0.48%0.14% 15.41%20.03%20.93%

*Total International Composite Index through August 31, 2006; MSCI EAFE + Emerging Markets Index through December 15, 2010; MSCI ACWI ex USA IMI Index through June 2, 2013; and FTSE Global All Cap ex US Index thereafter. 

** Since inception on 12/11/2002

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