State of Connecticut

Ratios of Net General Debt by Type
Last Nine Fiscal Years
(Expressed in Thousands)
  2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
General Obligation Bonds $9,216,354 $9,606,611 $9,905,242 $10,211,493 $10,596,581 $13,092,570 $13,443,525 $13,592,708 $13,794,340
Transportation Obligation Bonds 3,205,815 3,153,949 3,113,875 3,094,001 2,822,585 2,790,682 2,817,015 3,030,485 3,357,595
Debt Service Fund Balance (622,083) (635,679) (677,555) (674,630) (676,894) (683,636) (679,384) (687,752) (708,645)
Net General Obligation Bonded Debt $11,800,086 $12,124,881 $12,341,562 $12,630,864 $12,742,272 $15,199,616 $15,581,156 $15,935,441 $16,443,290
                   
Net General Obligation Debt as a                  
Percentage of Personal Income 7.92% 7.63% 7.40% 7.10% 6.62% 7.72% 8.00% 8.12% 7.96%
                   
Amount of Net GO Debt Per Capita $3,385 $3,465 $3,516 $3,604 $3,688 $4,463 $4,450 $4,459 $4,601

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.