The number of FDIC-insured banking institutions in Colorado dropped from 145 in March 2010 to 112 in March this year, according to the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp.

Assets decreased from $51.8 billion to $44.8 billion, and deposits decreased from $44.4 billion to $38.8 billion.

The number of full-time banking employees in the state also fell from 10,552 to 9,183 .