State of Connecticut

Ratios of Net General Debt by Type
Last Six Fiscal Years
(Expressed in Thousands)
  2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
General Obligation Bonds $9,216,354 $9,606,611 $9,905,242 $10,211,493 $10,596,581 $13,092,570
Transportation Obligation Bonds 3,205,815 3,153,949 3,113,875 3,094,001 2,822,585 2,790,682
Debt Service Fund Balance (622,083) (635,679) (677,555) (674,630) (676,894) (683,636)
Net General Obligation Bonded Debt $11,800,086 $12,124,881 $12,341,562 $12,630,864 $12,742,272 $15,199,616
Net General Obligation Debt as a            
Percentage of Personal Income 7.92% 7.63% 7.40% 7.10% 6.62% 7.66%
Amount of Net GO Debt Per Capita 3,385 3,465 3,516 3,604 3,688 4,463


Notes: Details regarding the State's debt can be found in Note 16 of the financial statements. In 2002 the State began issuing government-wide statements in accordance with GASB Statement 34.