Franklin Georgia Tax-Free Income Fund

New investors must invest in new Class A shares. This A1 share class is available only for existing investors as of 9/7/18.

New investors must invest in new Class A shares. This A1 share class is available only for existing investors as of 9/7/18.

Average Annual Total Returns [further-information] As of 09/30/2019

Month EndAs of 11/30/2019 1 Yr 3 Yr 5 Yr 10 Yr Since InceptionInception 09/01/1987
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) 7.03 3.21 2.59 3.77 5.41
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) 2.99 1.89 1.81 3.38 5.29
Bloomberg Barclays Municipal Bond Index (%) 8.49 5.03 3.57 4.34 5.92
Quarter EndAs of 09/30/2019 1 Yr 3 Yr 5 Yr 10 Yr Since InceptionInception 09/01/1987
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) 7.13 2.01 2.77 3.58 5.44
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) 3.10 0.73 1.99 3.18 5.31
Bloomberg Barclays Municipal Bond Index (%) 8.55 3.19 3.66 4.16 5.94

Calendar Year Returns

2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) 0.58 2.48 1.21 2.13 10.50 -5.15 8.22 11.63 0.53 14.20
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) -3.72 -1.87 -3.06 -2.19 5.79 -9.19 3.65 6.87 -3.77 9.37
Bloomberg Barclays Municipal Bond Index (%) 1.28 5.45 0.25 3.30 9.05 -2.55 6.78 10.70 2.38 12.91

Cumulative Total Returns [further-information] As of 09/30/2019

Month EndAs of 11/30/2019 YTD 1 Yr 3 Yr 5 Yr 10 Yr Since Inception since 09/01/1987
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) 5.99 7.03 9.93 13.63 44.84 447.08
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) 2.02 2.99 5.77 9.39 39.42 426.72
Bloomberg Barclays Municipal Bond Index (%) 7.21 8.49 15.84 19.17 53.00 538.58
Quarter EndAs of 09/30/2019 YTD 1 Yr 3 Yr 5 Yr 10 Yr Since Inception since 09/01/1987
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) 5.86 7.13 6.14 14.63 42.09 446.40
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) 1.89 3.10 2.19 10.34 36.79 426.07
Bloomberg Barclays Municipal Bond Index (%) 6.75 8.55 9.88 19.68 50.38 535.85

After-Tax Average Annual Total Returns [further-information] As of 09/30/2019

Month EndAs of 11/30/2019 1 YR 3 YR 5 YR 10 YR
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) Before Shares Sold 7.03 3.21 2.59 3.77
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) After Shares Sold 5.52 3.23 2.77 3.77
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) Before Shares Sold 2.99 1.88 1.81 3.38
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) After Shares Sold 3.08 2.20 2.16 3.45
Quarter EndAs of 09/30/2019 1 YR 3 YR 5 YR 10 YR
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) Before Shares Sold 7.13 2.01 2.77 3.57
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) After Shares Sold 5.61 2.30 2.92 3.61
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) Before Shares Sold 3.10 0.73 1.99 3.18
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) After Shares Sold 3.17 1.30 2.30 3.28

SALES CHARGE, EXPENSES & FEES As of 07/01/2019 (updated annually)

Gross Expense Ratio 0.72%
Net Expense Ratio [further-information] 0.72%
Max Initial Sales Charge 3.75%
CDSC 0.75%

Volatility Measures [further-information] As of 11/30/2019 Updated Monthly, based on a 3-year period

Sharpe Ratio 0.78
Standard Deviation 2.07

Benchmarks

A benchmark is a comparable broad-based index that can be used to evaluate a fund's performance.

  • Bloomberg Barclays Municipal Bond Index