National Graduates Survey (NGS), student debt from all sources, by province of study and level of study1 2 3 4

Frequency: Every 5 years

Table: 37-10-0036-01 (formerly CANSIM 477-0068)

Geography: Canada, Province or territory

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This table displays the results of National Graduates Survey (NGS), student debt from all sources, by province of study and level of study.
The table type is Simple.
The information is grouped by Level of study, Statistics (appearing as row headers).
For the column header, Row 1 is Province of study, Row 2 is Type of debt source, Row 3 is Reference period.
A symbol legend follows the table.
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Graduates who owed money for their education to any source (government or non-government)
Level of studyStatistics5 6 2000200520102015
College 7 Percent
Percentage of graduates who owed debt to the source at graduation 50494340
Percentage of graduates with large debt at graduation ($25,000 and over) 6E15F23
Dollars
Average debt owed to the source at graduation 11,10015,20013,70016,900B
Percent
Percentage of graduates with debt who had paid it off at time of interview 192241E22
Dollars
Average debt remaining at time of interview for those who still owed 9,00012,4009,00012,900B
Bachelor's 8 Percent
Percentage of graduates who owed debt to the source at graduation 59635454
Percentage of graduates with large debt at graduation ($25,000 and over) 41485055
Dollars
Average debt owed to the source at graduation 23,10027,80031,70033,000A
Percent
Percentage of graduates with debt who had paid it off at time of interview 13203730
Dollars
Average debt remaining at time of interview for those who still owed 19,60023,50022,80030,000B
Master's 9 Percent
Percentage of graduates who owed debt to the source at graduation 42392836
Percentage of graduates with large debt at graduation ($25,000 and over) 35335148
Dollars
Average debt owed to the source at graduation 21,40024,10032,30030,000B
Percent
Percentage of graduates with debt who had paid it off at time of interview 33333535
Dollars
Average debt remaining at time of interview for those who still owed 20,40020,40021,00025,000B
Doctorate Percent
Percentage of graduates who owed debt to the source at graduation 413529E27
Percentage of graduates with large debt at graduation ($25,000 and over) 68498163
Dollars
Average debt owed to the source at graduation 37,90024,50054,90043,000B
Percent
Percentage of graduates with debt who had paid it off at time of interview x26E25E21
Dollars
Average debt remaining at time of interview for those who still owed 34,700E20,10047,100E40,000B

Symbol legend:

x suppressed to meet the confidentiality requirements of the Statistics Act
E use with caution
F too unreliable to be published
A data quality: excellent
B data quality: very good

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.25318/3710003601-eng

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