Government Spending in Canada increased to 422881 CAD Million in the first quarter of 2019 from 420573 CAD Million in the fourth quarter of 2018. Government Spending in Canada averaged 260066.37 CAD Million from 1961 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 422881 CAD Million in the first quarter of 2019 and a record low of 91244 CAD Million in the first quarter of 1961.

Government Spending in Canada is expected to be 422805.00 CAD Million by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Government Spending in Canada to stand at 424072.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Canada Government Spending is projected to trend around 439908.00 CAD Million in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Canada Government Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Government Debt to GDP 90.60 89.70 100.60 45.10 percent [+]
Government Budget -0.70 -0.90 5.10 -8.10 percent of GDP [+]
Government Budget Value 707.00 -2315.00 5770.00 -14900.00 CAD Million [+]
Government Spending 422881.00 420573.00 422881.00 91244.00 CAD Million [+]
Government Revenues 27590.00 28926.00 32040.00 3384.00 CAD Million [+]
Fiscal Expenditure 24455.00 28731.00 40708.00 5565.00 CAD Million [+]
Credit Rating 98.74 [+]
Military Expenditure 21352.00 21343.00 21352.00 3730.00 USD Million [+]
Asylum Applications 5187.00 4133.00 8695.00 661.00 Persons [+]
Government Debt 671.25 651.54 671.25 14.83 CAD Billion [+]


Canada Government Spending

Government Spending refers to public expenditure on goods and services and is a major component of the GDP. Government spending policies like setting up budget targets, adjusting taxation, increasing public expenditure and public works are very effective tools in influencing economic growth. This page provides - Canada Government Spending - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Canada Government Spending - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on August of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
422881.00 420573.00 422881.00 91244.00 1961 - 2019 CAD Million Quarterly
Constant Prices 2012, SA




Country Last Previous
Argentina 90795.00 Mar/19
Australia 90142.00 Mar/19
Brazil 104275.00 Jun/19
Canada 422881.00 Mar/19
China 220906.00 Dec/18
Euro Area 546.04 Mar/19
France 136911.00 Jun/19
Germany 143.22 Mar/19
India 3686.66 Mar/19
Indonesia 209394.41 Jun/19
Italy 78566.20 Mar/19
Japan 108825.60 Jun/19
Mexico 2143950.00 Mar/19
Netherlands 45100.00 Jun/19
Russia 4035.60 Mar/19
Saudi Arabia 151611.00 Mar/19
Singapore 12496.60 Jun/19
South Africa 645563.00 Mar/19
South Korea 75957.40 Jun/19
Spain 57636.00 Jun/19
Switzerland 19991.24 Mar/19
Turkey 57997834.60 Mar/19
United Kingdom 94259.00 Jun/19
United States 3297.90 Jun/19


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