Government finance statistics, first quarter 2021
Quarterly financial data for the Canadian general government and its subsectors from 1990 to the first quarter of 2021 are now available. These subsectors are the federal government, provincial-territorial governments, local governments, and the Canada and Quebec Pension Plans.
Government finance statistics present fiscal statistics using the International Monetary Fund standard. This standard allows consistent aggregation and analysis between participating countries.
Note to readers
Additional information can be found in the Latest Developments in the Canadian Economic Accounts (13-605-X). The User Guide: Canadian System of Macroeconomic Accounts ( 13-606-G) is also available. This publication has been updated with Chapter 9. Government Finance Statistics.
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