Vanguard Variable Annuity - High Yield Bond Portfolio
Performance

The performance data shown represent past performance, which is not a guarantee of future results. Investment returns and principal value will fluctuate, so that investors' shares, when sold, may be worth more or less than their original cost. Current performance may be lower or higher than the performance data cited. Expense ratio information can be found on the Overview page.

Average Annual Returns—Updated Monthly as of 09/30/2016 (fee-adjusted)
 1 Year3 Year5 Year10 YearSince Inception
06/03/1996
VVA-High Yield Bond9.47%5.10%7.16%6.06% 5.85%
High-Yield Corporate Composite Idx*

Recent Investment Returns
 Year-to-Date
as of 09/30/2016
Year-to-Date
as of 09/30/2016
Previous
Month—September
Three-Month Total
as of 09/30/2016
VVA-High Yield Bond10.28%10.28%0.48% 4.40%
High-Yield Corporate Composite Idx*

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*Consists of 95% Bloomberg Barclays U.S. High-Yield Ba/B 2% Issuer Capped Index and 5% Bloomberg Barclays U.S. 1–5 Year Treasury Bond Index.