State of Connecticut

Ratios of Outstanding Debt by Type
Last Seven Fiscal Years
(Expressed in Thousands)
  2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
Governmental Activities              
General Obligation Bonds $9,216,354 $9,606,611 $9,905,242 $10,211,493 $10,596,581 $13,092,570 $13,443,525
Transportation Obligation Bonds 3,205,815 3,153,949 3,113,875 3,094,001 2,822,585 2,790,682 2,817,015
Economic Recovery Notes 219,235 273,215 209,560 146,090 - - 228,160
Capital Leases 67,988 53,761 76,955 60,491 56,244 51,748 47,129
Total Governmental Activities 12,709,392 13,087,536 13,305,632 13,512,075 13,475,410 15,935,000 16,535,829
               
Business-Type Activities              
Revenue Bonds 1,555,161 1,713,805 1,619,658 1,523,130 1,577,723 1,358,084 1,601,797
Total Business-Type Activities 1,555,161 1,713,805 1,619,658 1,523,130 1,577,723 1,358,084 1,601,797
               
Total Primary Government $14,264,553 $14,801,341 $14,925,290 $15,035,205 $15,053,133 $17,293,084 $18,137,626
               
Debt as a Percentage of Personal Income 9.58% 9.32% 8.95% 8.45% 7.82% 8.78% 9.37%
               
Amount of Debt Per Capita $4,092 $4,230 $4,252 $4,290 $4,357 $5,077 $5,181


Notes: Details regarding the State's debt can be found in Note 18 of the financial statements.
In 2002 the State began issuing government-wide statements in accordance with GASB Statement 34.