Canada Government Budget Value  1985-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Canada's government budget surplus narrowed to CAD 0.2 billion in January 2018 from CAD 1.2 billion in the same month of the previous year. Revenues were unchanged at CAD 28.7 billion, as gains in revenues from excise taxes and duties and from Employment Insurance (EI) premium were largely offset by decreases in income tax revenues and other revenues. Meanwhile, program expenses went up 2.9 percent to CAD 26.3 billion, reflecting increases in major transfers to persons and other levels of government and direct program expenses. Public debt charges rose by 17.6 percent, largely reflecting higher Consumer Price Index adjustments on Real Return Bonds. For the April to January period of the 2017–18 fiscal year, the budget deficit narrowed to CAD 8.4 billion from CAD 12.8 billion reported in the same period of 2016–17. Government Budget Value in Canada averaged -984.70 CAD Million from 1985 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 5770 CAD Million in February of 2005 and a record low of -10388 CAD Million in March of 2017.

Canada Government Budget Value
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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2018-01-26 04:00 PM Budget Balance C$-2.8B C$-0.35B C$ -1.50B
2018-02-27 10:00 PM Budget Balance C$0.57B C$-2.84B C$ -1.8B
2018-03-29 03:00 PM Budget Balance C$0.17B C$0.57B C$ -1.6B
2018-04-27 03:00 PM Budget Balance C$0.17B C$ -0.87B
2018-05-25 03:00 PM Budget Balance C$ 1.5B
2018-07-27 03:00 PM Budget Balance C$ -0.77B

Canada Government Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Government Debt to GDP 89.60 92.40 100.60 45.10 percent [+]
Government Budget -0.90 0.00 5.10 -8.30 percent of GDP [+]
Government Budget Value 167.00 565.00 5770.00 -10388.00 CAD Million [+]
Government Spending 361512.00 358993.00 361512.00 80057.00 CAD Million [+]
Government Revenues 28666.00 26863.00 29099.00 3384.00 CAD Million [+]
Fiscal Expenditure 26316.00 24309.00 33158.00 5565.00 CAD Million [+]
Credit Rating 98.74 [+]
Military Expenditure 15504.70 15317.20 18717.20 3677.70 USD Million [+]
Asylum Applications 3979.00 4115.00 8695.00 661.00 Persons [+]

Canada Government Budget Value

The government budget balance is the difference between government revenues and expenses, excluding public debt charges. The budget is balanced when outlays equal to receipts, the country reports budget surplus when revenues are higher than expenses and deficit when expenses exceed the revenues. This page provides - Canada Government Budget Value - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Canada Government Budget Value - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on April of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
167.00 565.00 5770.00 -10388.00 1985 - 2018 CAD Million Monthly
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government budget value by Country
Country Last
Australia 9392.00 Feb/18
Brazil -45806.15 Feb/18
Canada 167.00 Jan/18
China -182.60 Feb/18
France -28.48 Feb/18
Germany 70.64 Sep/17
India -7156.99 Feb/18
Indonesia -347356.70 Dec/17
Italy -0.35 Feb/18
Japan -49945.00 Dec/17
Mexico -47385.23 Feb/18
Netherlands 1.00 Dec/17
Russia 344.35 Mar/18
South Korea 877.00 Feb/18
Spain -10121.00 Feb/18
Switzerland 1373.00 Dec/18
Turkey -4665865.00 Feb/18
United Kingdom 4950.00 Mar/18
United States -208743.00 Mar/18