Satellite Account of Nonprofit Institutions and Volunteering
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The Satellite Account of Nonprofit Institutions and Volunteering contains new statistics on the economic contribution of the nonprofit sector in Canada. The satellite account is part of the Canadian System of National Accounts and consists of a set of economic accounts including the value of productive activity (Gross Domestic Product), sources of income, and expenditures of the Canadian nonprofit sector for the period 1997 to 2007. Also, new this year is an article focussing on non-profit institutions serving households.
This report contains descriptive analysis of the size, scope and nature of Canada's nonprofit sector in economic terms, statistical tables and information on the concepts, and data sources and methods used to compile the estimates. It is the sixth in an ongoing annual series.