Value for Government

MiDashboard
Bond rating (Standard & Poor’s)

Prior AA‐ $766 325 11.9% 21%

Current AA‐ $748 357 12.5% 22.0%

Rank

Progress

Top 10 States Middle 30 States Bottom 10 States Economic Strength

Performance improving Performance staying about the same Performance declining

Debt burden per capita Access to state government – number of online services State government operating cost as  a percent of GDP State and local government  operating cost as a percent of GDP

Prior Unemployment Gross Domestic Product (GDP)  Real personal income per capita Number of structurally  deficient bridges Children living in poverty 12.8% (2.7)% $28,250 2,732 19%

Current 12.4% (5.2)% $27,558 2,726 23%

Rank

Progress

Quality of Life
Prior State park popularity – annual visits  per citizen Clean and safe water resources – water quality index  Population growth (Ages 25 – 34) 2.1 83 (1.9) % Current 2.1 88 (1.6)% Rank Progress

Health and Education
Prior Infant mortality (Per 1,000 births) Obesity in the population 3rd graders reading at grade level  College ready (Average ACT score) Population with bachelor’s degree or  higher  (25+ years old) 7.6 29.5% 87% 19.6 24.7 % Current 7.7 30.3% 90% 19.7 24.6% Violent crimes per 100,000 Property crimes per 100,000 Individuals fatally or seriously injured  in traffic accidents Rank Progress

Public Safety
Prior 501 2,935 7,705 Current 497 2,838 7,382 Rank Progress

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Revision 1/19/2011

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