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Table 35
Government, book value, at quarter end

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Item Second quarter 2007 Third quarter 2007 Fourth quarter 2007 First quarter 2008 Second quarter 2008 Third quarter 2008 2006 2007
millions of dollars

Source: Statistics Canada, National Balance Sheet Accounts, quarterly estimates, catalogue number 13-214-X.

Total assets

1,302,212 1,319,289 1,345,428 1,377,197 1,435,495 1,485,110 1,262,066 1,345,428

Non-financial assets

573,231 586,947 598,437 611,943 641,906 680,298 547,095 598,437

Residential structures

12,521 12,792 12,927 13,014 13,257 13,508 11,293 12,927

Non-residential structures

408,629 418,658 427,154 436,625 458,758 488,186 390,550 427,154

Machinery and equipment

33,593 33,702 33,789 34,883 36,242 36,905 33,174 33,789

Inventories

435 437 377 468 497 301 362 377

Land

118,053 121,358 124,190 126,953 133,152 141,398 111,716 124,190

Net financial assets

-588,305 -580,224 -575,440 -574,802 -564,854 -564,144 -596,107 -575,440

Financial assets

728,981 732,342 746,991 765,254 793,589 804,812 714,971 746,991

Official reserves

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Currency and bank deposits

26,019 27,199 28,210 30,429 30,156 32,090 25,356 28,210

Other deposits

1,150 1,146 1,100 1,622 1,365 1,612 1,104 1,100

Foreign currency deposits

299 419 291 428 381 393 669 291

Trade receivables

6,922 7,073 7,278 7,283 7,283 7,383 6,991 7,278

Other loans

36,446 37,501 37,238 35,865 35,898 36,306 35,807 37,238

Canada short-term paper

8,213 9,619 10,324 10,218 9,504 11,445 8,394 10,324

Other short-term paper

59,551 62,290 59,368 59,654 63,391 66,702 57,587 59,368

Mortgages

7,645 7,650 7,655 7,659 7,660 7,660 7,778 7,655

Canada bonds

34,385 36,245 35,581 36,394 34,349 37,500 33,361 35,581

Provincial bonds

64,545 64,930 66,321 66,230 66,355 67,216 62,571 66,321

Municipal bonds

10,476 10,734 10,625 10,914 11,859 12,237 9,216 10,625

Other bonds

34,112 32,150 34,216 32,211 33,081 30,826 29,042 34,216

Corporate claims

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Government claims

203,355 204,340 206,060 214,866 228,942 232,870 202,117 206,060

Shares

75,079 76,696 76,509 81,259 84,203 82,946 73,889 76,509

Foreign investments

53,533 54,008 53,584 54,918 54,412 55,578 50,881 53,584

Other financial assets

107,251 100,342 112,631 115,304 124,750 122,048 110,208 112,631

Liabilities and net worth

1,302,212 1,319,289 1,345,428 1,377,197 1,435,495 1,485,110 1,262,066 1,345,428

Liabilities

1,317,286 1,312,566 1,322,431 1,340,056 1,358,443 1,368,956 1,311,078 1,322,431

Official reserves

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Currency and bank deposits

4,798 4,855 4,855 4,925 4,968 5,045 4,600 4,855

Other deposits

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Trade payables

23,524 24,016 25,016 26,114 25,664 26,945 23,520 25,016

Bank loans

5,230 4,918 4,833 5,259 5,102 5,155 4,522 4,833

Other loans

16,788 16,957 17,326 17,193 17,257 17,392 16,608 17,326

Canada short-term paper

121,090 112,912 117,712 118,484 132,852 137,119 126,307 117,712

Other short-term paper

14,541 20,076 21,792 16,082 18,991 24,738 15,526 21,792

Mortgages

1,899 1,899 1,899 1,893 1,893 1,893 1,900 1,899

Canada bonds

274,190 273,349 267,391 271,224 269,163 264,035 278,641 267,391

(of which CSB's)

14,913 14,839 13,298 13,180 13,120 13,065 15,465 13,298

Provincial bonds

343,611 346,252 349,905 353,387 353,381 354,491 345,375 349,905

Municipal bonds

45,394 45,839 46,601 47,002 47,861 48,084 43,772 46,601

Other bonds

3,850 3,831 3,816 3,804 3,802 3,800 3,902 3,816

Life insurance & pensions

199,781 200,504 202,144 203,531 204,759 206,100 196,679 202,144

Government claims

10,753 10,642 10,579 10,338 10,419 10,483 11,165 10,579

Other liabilities

251,837 246,516 248,562 260,820 262,331 263,676 238,561 248,562

Net worth

-15,074 6,723 22,997 37,141 77,052 116,154 -49,012 22,997

Net worth: non-financial assets

Current value

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Historical cost

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