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Bank of Canada, book value

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  First quarter 2003 Second quarter 2003 Third quarter 2003 Fourth quarter 2003 First quarter 2004 Second quarter 2004 2002 2003
Millions of dollars, at quarter end
Total assets
41,148
42,993
42,586
44,964
42,538
45,029
43,982
44,964
Non-financial assets
248
250
254
256
260
269
243
256
Non-residential structures
140
141
143
144
146
149
138
144
Machinery and equipment
71
72
73
74
75
81
69
74
Land
37
37
38
38
39
39
36
38
Net financial assets
-14
-2
1
993
45
62
296
993
Financial assets
40,900
42,743
42,332
44,708
42,278
44,760
43,739
44,708
Official reserves
154
141
143
139
140
138
163
139
Gold & foreign currency
154
141
143
139
140
138
163
139
Other loans
542
1,472
579
1,902
411
1,033
2,440
1,902
Canada short-term paper
11,237
11,559
12,608
11,733
10,993
12,199
11,639
11,733
Other short-term paper
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Canada bonds
28,437
28,695
28,460
28,665
29,781
29,974
27,220
28,665
Government claims
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
Other financial assets
530
876
542
2,269
953
1,416
2,277
2,269
Liabilities and net worth
41,148
42,993
42,586
44,964
42,538
45,029
43,982
44,964
Liabilities
40,914
42,745
42,331
43,715
42,233
44,698
43,443
43,715
Currency and bank deposits
40,463
42,314
41,859
43,561
41,756
44,243
43,252
43,561
Government claims
30
30
30
30
30
30
30
30
Other liabilities
421
401
442
124
447
425
161
124
Net worth
234
248
255
1,249
305
331
539
1,249
Net worth: non-financial assets
Current value
264
278
285
1,279
335
361
569
1,279
Historical cost
30
30
30
30
30
30
30
30