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Foreign control in the Canadian economy

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2006 (revised) (Previous release)

Revised 2006 data for foreign control in the Canadian economy are now available on CANSIM. The foreign control data for 2007 will be released later in 2009.

Foreign control data are based on information obtained under the Corporations Returns Act, combined with information from the annual Financial and Taxation Statistics program.

This release uses the annual financial and taxation statistics published on March 10.

Available on CANSIM: tables 179-0004 and 179-0005.

Definitions, data sources and methods: survey number 2503.

For more information, or to order data, contact Client Services (toll-free 1-888-811-6235). To enquire about the concepts, methods or data quality of this release, contact Andrea Farkas (613-951-6909;, Industrial Organization and Finance Division.