Canada National Government Debt

1962 - 2020 | Yearly | USD mn | CEIC Data

Canada National Government Debt reached 884.1 USD bn in Mar 2020, compared with 887.1 USD bn in the previous year. Canada National Government Debt data is updated yearly, available from Mar 1962 to Mar 2020. The data reached an all-time high of 1,008.7 USD bn in Mar 2013 and a record low of 20.5 USD bn in Mar 1962. CEIC converts annual Government Debt into USD. The Department of Finance Canada provides Government Debt in local currency. The Federal Reserve Board period end market exchange rate is used for currency conversions. Government Debt is in annual frequency, ending in March of each year. Canada Nominal GDP reached 359.0 USD bn in Jun 2020.

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Canada National Government Debt

What was Canada's National Government Debt in 2020?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
884,096.2 2020 887,104.0 2019 20,517.1 1962 1,008,701.6 2013 USD mn yearly 1962 - 2020

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (USD mn) 11,432.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Sep 2010 - Sep 2020
Algeria (USD mn) 50,384.3 2017 yearly 1997 - 2017
Argentina (USD mn) 324,552.4 Jun 2020 quarterly Dec 1994 - Jun 2020
Armenia (USD mn) 7,959.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2002 - Dec 2020
Australia (USD mn) 474,369.8 2019 yearly 1999 - 2019
Austria (USD mn) 351,902.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2000 - Sep 2020
Azerbaijan (USD mn) 3,398.5 2010 yearly 2008 - 2010
Bahrain (USD mn) 34,778.1 Nov 2020 monthly Mar 2001 - Nov 2020
Belarus (USD mn) 21,790.2 Nov 2020 monthly Dec 2003 - Nov 2020
Belgium (USD mn) 603,311.3 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1980 - Sep 2020

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -6.4 Jun 2020 quarterly Jun 1993 - Jun 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -16,582.508 Aug 2020 monthly May 1992 - Aug 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 16,287.638 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1996 - Oct 2020
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 10.0 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1996 - Jun 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 884,096.2 2020 yearly 1962 - 2020
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 54.0 2020 yearly 1962 - 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (CAD bn) 1,102.276 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Forecast: Government Net Debt (CAD bn) 2,919.284 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Forecast: Government Revenue (CAD bn) 1,094.790 2025 yearly 1980 - 2025
Budgetary Revenue (CAD mn) 24,067.000 Oct 2020 monthly May 1992 - Oct 2020
Budgetary Revenue: Tax Revenues (TR) (CAD mn) 21,529.000 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1996 - Oct 2020
Budgetary Expense (CAD mn) -42,573.000 Oct 2020 monthly May 1992 - Oct 2020
Budgetary Balance: Deficit or Surplus (CAD mn) -18,506.000 Oct 2020 monthly May 1992 - Oct 2020
Budgetary Revenue: TR: Excise Taxes & Duties (CAD mn) 4,682.000 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1996 - Oct 2020
FIN Forecast: Budgetary Revenue (CAD mn) 417,300.000 2026 yearly 1996 - 2026
FIN Forecast: Budgetary Expense (CAD mn) 434,500.000 2026 yearly 1996 - 2026
FIN Forecast: Budgetary Balance (CAD mn) -24,900.000 2026 yearly 1996 - 2026
FIN Forecast: Budgetary Revenue: Tax: Excise Taxes & Duties (ET) (CAD mn) 65,700.000 2026 yearly 2000 - 2026
Net Financing Activities (CAD mn) 28,736.000 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1996 - Oct 2020
FIN Forecast: Federal Debt (CAD mn) 1,378,300.000 2026 yearly 1997 - 2026

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