State of Connecticut

State Employees by Function        
Last Five Fiscal Years        
  2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
Primary Government          
Legislative 665 668 695 701 713
General Government 3,645 3,654 3,783 3,897 3,811
Regulation and Protection 4,196 4,258 4,324 4,384 4,271
Conservation and Development 1,296 1,302 1,306 1,356 1,388
Health and Hospital 7,668 7,774 7,841 7,984 4,138
Transportation 3,053 3,131 3,198 3,256 3,139
Human Services 1,847 1,891 1,969 2,046 1,982
Education, Libraries, and Museums 18,874 19,375 19,619 20,219 20,126
Corrections 9,738 9,797 9,927 10,116 10,034
Judicial 4,297 4,381 4,457 4,628 4,567
Total Number of Employees - Primary Government 55,279 56,231 57,119 58,587 54,169

Note: This information was not available prior to 2005. The number of employees excludes job classes such as contractors, intermittent, durational, seasonal, trainee, temporary and part-time employment.