Canada Government Budget Value  1985-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar

Canada's government posted a budget surplus of USD 100 million in the April to May 2017, almost unchanged from the same period of the previous year. For the two months combined, revenues grew by CAD 2.3 billion, or 4.7 percent, to CAD 50.3 billion, as increases in tax revenues and other revenues were partially offset by a decrease in Employment Insurance (EI) premium revenues. Program expenses were up CAD 2.6 billion, or 6 percent, to CAD 46.1 billion, reflecting increases in major transfers to persons and other levels of government and direct program expenses. Public debt charges decreased by CAD 0.3 billion, or 7.1 percent. Government Budget Value in Canada averaged -983.20 CAD Million from 1985 until 2017, 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 Forecast (i)
2017-05-26 03:00 PM Mar C$-10.39B C$1.29B C$ -1.4B
2017-07-28 03:00 PM Apr C$-0.31B C$-10.39B C$ 0.5B
2017-07-28 03:00 PM May C$0.38B C$-0.31B C$ -1.2B
2017-08-25 03:00 PM Jun C$0.38B C$ -1.6B
2017-09-29 03:00 PM Jul C$ -1.8B
2017-10-27 03:00 PM Aug C$ -2.8B

Canada Government Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Government Debt to GDP 92.30 91.60 100.60 45.30 percent [+]
Government Budget 0.10 -0.30 5.10 -8.30 percent of GDP [+]
Government Budget Value 377.00 -309.00 5770.00 -10388.00 CAD Million [+]
Government Spending 350974.00 350570.00 350996.00 60608.00 CAD Million [+]
Government Revenues 25138.00 25156.00 29099.00 3384.00 CAD Million [+]
Fiscal Expenditure 22699.00 23445.00 33158.00 5565.00 CAD Million [+]
Military Expenditure 15504.70 15317.20 18717.20 3677.70 USD Million [+]
Credit Rating 98.74 [+]
Asylum Applications 2409.00 2572.00 4339.00 661.00 Persons [+]

Canada Government Budget Value Notes

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 August of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
377.00 -309.00 5770.00 -10388.00 1985 - 2017 CAD Million Monthly
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government budget value by Country

Australia 6165.00 May/17
Brazil -51060.00 Jun/17
Canada 377.00 May/17
China -122.10 Jun/17
France -62.26 Jun/17
Germany -5.10 Sep/16
India -4416.85 Jun/17
Indonesia -305229.70 Dec/16
Italy 5.46 Jun/17
Japan 17171.00 Mar/17
Mexico -23984.00 Jun/17
Netherlands 15.90 Mar/17
Russia -423.71 Jul/17
South Korea 4115.00 Jun/17
Spain -13252.00 Jun/17
Switzerland 1323.00 Dec/17
Turkey -13.74 Jun/17
United Kingdom -7182.00 Jun/17
United States -42939.00 Jul/17