Table 2 
Canada's public sector financial overview, 2018 

Canada's public sector financial overview, 2018
  Federal government
(FG)
Provincial-territorial government
(PTG)
Local government
(LG)
Canada and Quebec pension plans
(CPP/QPP)
Consolidation General government
(GG)
Government business enterprises
(GBE)
Consolidation Public sector
(PS)
  (A) (B) (C) (D) (E) (F)=A+B+C+D+E (G) (H) (I)=F+G+H
  % of GDP% of GDP% of GDP% of GDP% of GDP% of GDP% of GDP% of GDP% of GDP
Transactions                  
Revenue 15.1 21.8 8.2 3.5 -8.0 40.6 6.7 -2.5 44.8
Expense 15.1 22.5 7.5 3.0 -8.0 40.0 6.8 -2.5 44.3
Net operating balance 0.0 -0.6 0.7 0.6 0.0 0.6 -0.1 0.0 0.5
Stocks                  
Assets 23.5 55.4 25.7 26.1 -8.4 122.3 47.9 -27.1 143.1
Nonfinancial 3.7 25.2 19.7 0.0 0.0 48.6 12.3 0.0 60.9
Financial 19.8 30.2 6.0 26.1 -8.4 73.7 35.5 -27.1 82.2
Liabilities 49.0 52.7 7.6 4.9 -8.4 105.8 46.9 -27.1 125.6
Net financial worth -29.2 -22.5 -1.6 21.2 0.0 -32.1 -11.4 0.0 -43.5
Net worth -25.5 2.7 18.1 21.2 0.0 16.5 1.0 0.0 17.5
  number of entitiesnumber of entitiesnumber of entitiesnumber of entitiesnumber of entitiesnumber of entitiesnumber of entitiesnumber of entitiesnumber of entities
Number of units 59 1,017 4,683 2 ... 5,761 326 ... 6,087
...
not applicable
Note(s):
  • GDP = Gross domestic product.
  • The figures for Canada's public sector have been derived by consolidating the major transactions and debtor-creditor relationships between the general government units and the GBEs. Provincial and territorial government in this table includes universities, colleges and health institutions. Local government includes school boards.
Source(s):
Tables 36-10-0222-01 (GDP), 10-10-0016-01 (FG), 10-10-0017-01 (PTG), 10-10-0020-01 (LG), 10-10-0022-01 (CPP/QPP), 10-10-0147-01 (GG), 10-10-0023-01 (GBE).
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