Table 2 
Expense per capita, Canadian General Government and provincial–territorial and local governments, 2016 

Expense per capita, Canadian General Government and provincial–territorial and local governments, 2016
  Canadian General Government Provincial–
territorial and local governments
Newfoundland and Labrador Prince Edward Island Nova Scotia New Brunswick Quebec Ontario
  dollarsdollarsdollarsdollarsdollarsdollarsdollarsdollars
Expense 20,591 14,819 17,837 14,391 14,617 15,728 15,514 13,841
Compensation of employees 6,645 5,612 8,258 6,436 5,798 6,018 5,266 5,323
Use of goods and services 4,390 3,906 4,599 3,660 4,243 4,426 3,153 3,614
Consumption of fixed capital 1,831 1,575 1,782 1,338 1,404 1,752 1,611 1,449
Interest expense 1,583 981 1,495 997 1,019 1,143 1,642 929
Subsidies 565 492 198 649 297 158 721 325
Grants 394 70 8 60 7 125 147 41
Social benefits 3,971 1,284 964 749 836 899 1,695 1,324
Other expense 1,211 900 534 502 1,012 1,207 1,278 837
  Manitoba Saskatchewan Alberta British Columbia Yukon Northwest Territories Nunavut
  dollarsdollarsdollarsdollarsdollarsdollarsdollars
Expense 15,540 16,906 16,666 12,980 38,781 47,874 57,966
Compensation of employees 6,458 7,179 6,535 4,889 15,859 18,580 20,550
Use of goods and services 4,021 3,947 5,449 4,205 14,677 20,687 29,319
Consumption of fixed capital 1,480 1,502 2,093 1,382 4,752 5,110 3,846
Interest expense 1,278 602 226 584 184 291 134
Subsidies 348 1,027 677 443 394 403 1,453
Grants 121 105 37 45 263 493 27
Social benefits 1,444 1,089 858 1,029 1,103 1,457 1,399
Other expense 390 1,454 791 403 1,549 829 1,237
Source(s):
Calculations are based on data from CANSIM tables 051-0001 and 385-0042.
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