18th October 2018: PostgreSQL 11 Released!
Supported Versions: Current (11) / 10 / 9.6 / 9.5 / 9.4 / 9.3
Development Versions: devel
Unsupported versions: 9.2 / 9.1 / 9.0 / 8.4 / 8.3 / 8.2 / 8.1 / 8.0 / 7.4 / 7.3

21.2. Routine Reindexing

In some situations it is worthwhile to rebuild indexes periodically with the REINDEX command. (There is also contrib/reindexdb which can reindex an entire database.) However, PostgreSQL 7.4 has substantially reduced the need for this activity compared to earlier releases.