South Dakota's CAFR shows 4.1 percent increase for total net position

RAPID CITYM S.D. (KEVN) - The numbers are in.

The annual report includes the state's government's complete financial statements, information about the state's economic conditions, the profile of the government, major initiatives and a financial analysis of the state's funds.

The state ended the 2017 fiscal year with a total net position of $6.5 billion which is a 4.1 percent increase from last year.

According to Governor Daugaard, he is pleased that the state's Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (C-A-F-R) was issued within six months of the fiscal year.

Daugaard added that he is pleased that South Dakota's position has strengthen of what already a strong financial position.