Debt 2010: $67.45 billion
Pre-budget Deficit 2011: $13.50 billion
GDP 2009: $629.85 billion
Debt/GDP Ratio: 10.71 percent
On the chopping block: The state's mental-health services will lose $91 million in funding during the next fiscal year as a result of Illinois' extreme budget gap. Illinois Human Services chief Michelle Saddler has expressed her worry over the effect of the large cut, saying, "I'm concerned that we will see a real public-health crisis and real public-safety crisis with these cuts."