Chart 4
Federal government expenses

billions of dollars 0 50 100 150 200 250 300 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 GrantsGrants Social benefitsSocial benefits Compensation of employeesCompensation of employees InterestInterest Use of goods and servicesUse of goods and services Subsidies and other expensesSubsidies and other expenses
Source(s):
CANSIM table 385-0033.

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Federal government expenses, billions of dollars
  Grants Social benefits Compensation of employees Interest Use of goods and services Subsidies and other expenses
2008 75.99 66.60 33.70 29.32 20.61 12.47
2009 87.56 73.20 35.61 27.26 21.65 14.41
2010 86.92 72.92 36.03 28.13 20.32 15.21
2011 86.14 73.87 38.38 28.14 21.15 14.47
2012 85.99 76.18 39.82 26.77 19.93 13.24
2013 87.64 78.19 38.65 25.76 20.24 13.96
Source(s):
CANSIM table 385-0033.
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