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Table 8.1-1
Canadian balance of international payments — Current account

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Current account: Part 1
  Total current account Goods and services Goods
Receipts Payments Balances Receipts Payments Balances Receipts Payments Balances
v114364 v114397 v114421 v114365 v114398 v114422 v114366 v114399 v114423
  millions of dollars
2007 618,798 603,192 15,606 532,763 503,840 28,924 463,127 415,229 47,898
2008 642,324 634,209 8,115 560,335 535,965 24,370 489,857 442,988 46,869
Third quarter 2007 152,721 150,946 1,776 130,437 126,463 3,974 113,144 104,379 8,765
Fourth quarter 2007 151,080 148,366 2,714 128,712 124,574 4,137 111,338 101,486 9,852
First quarter 2008 156,889 151,018 5,871 135,444 127,633 7,811 117,996 104,991 13,005
Second quarter 2008 165,699 158,951 6,748 143,916 133,402 10,514 126,385 110,154 16,230
Third quarter 2008 167,260 164,004 3,257 146,864 138,198 8,666 129,144 115,028 14,116
Fourth quarter 2008 152,476 160,236 -7,760 134,111 136,732 -2,621 116,332 112,815 3,517
First quarter 2009 130,527 138,314 -7,787 113,883 118,770 -4,887 97,151 96,173 977
Second quarter 2009 120,411 132,349 -11,938 104,455 111,815 -7,360 87,860 89,467 -1,607
Third quarter 2009 123,916 137,031 -13,115 106,645 116,246 -9,601 90,269 94,245 -3,975
Current account: Part 2
  Services Investment Income Current transfers, balances
Receipts Payments Balances of which: travel Receipts Payments of which: interest Balance
v114368 v114400 v114425 v114426 v114373 v114405 v114410 v114430 v114441
  millions of dollars
2007 69,637 88,611 -18,974 -10,043 76,546 87,880 30,999 -11,334 -1,984 
2008 70,478 92,977 -22,499 -12,615 71,667 86,891 31,981 -15,223 -1,031 
Third quarter 2007 17,293 22,084 -4,790 -2,766 19,850 21,609 7,774 -1,759 -440
Fourth quarter 2007 17,374 23,089 -5,715 -3,206 19,968 20,960 7,630 -992 -431
First quarter 2008 17,448 22,642 -5,194 -3,175 19,017 20,683 7,589 -1,666 -275
Second quarter 2008 17,531 23,247 -5,716 -3,222 19,214 22,571 7,760 -3,358 -408
Third quarter 2008 17,719 23,170 -5,451 -3,193 17,902 22,972 8,145 -5,070 -339
Fourth quarter 2008 17,779 23,918 -6,139 -3,026 15,534 20,664 8,487 -5,130 -9
First quarter 2009 16,733 22,597 -5,864 -2,911 14,101 16,851 8,295 -2,750 -150
Second quarter 2009 16,595 22,348 -5,753 -3,224 13,745 17,934 8,204 -4,188 -389
Third quarter 2009 16,375 22,001 -5,626 -3,265 15,205 18,175 8,251 -2,971 -543
Note(s):
Quarterly data, when presented in this table, are unadjusted for seasonality.
Source(s):
Canada's Balance of International Payments (Catalogue no. 67-001-XIE), Client services (613-951-1855). Cansim tables: 376-0005 and 376-0001.