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Table 1 Revenue sources and expenditure functions, consolidated governments1

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Revenue sources and expenditure functions, consolidated governments1
All governments consolidated 2008 2009 2008 to 2009
  $ millions % change
Revenue      
Income taxes 269,467 248,655 -7.7
Consumption taxes 111,684 107,150 -4.1
Property and related taxes 53,882 54,862 1.8
Other taxes 21,129 21,807 3.2
Health insurance premiums 3,457 3,390 -1.9
Contributions to social security plans 77,740 80,010 2.9
Sales of goods and services 49,685 53,168 7.0
Investment income 52,436 57,793 10.2
Other revenue from own sources 8,070 6,836 -15.3
Total revenues 647,552 633,672 -2.1
Expenditures      
General government services 21,505 22,822 6.1
Protection of persons and property 50,689 50,790 0.2
Transportation and communication 29,966 32,197 7.4
Health 114,245 121,577 6.4
Social services 187,734 190,276 1.4
Education 92,722 95,732 3.2
Resource conservation and industrial development 21,360 19,975 -6.5
Environment 15,516 16,933 9.1
Recreation and culture 15,809 16,306 3.1
Labour, employment and immigration 2,917 2,395 -17.9
Housing 5,544 6,120 10.4
Foreign affairs and international assistance 6,211 6,508 4.8
Regional planning and development 2,524 2,775 9.9
Research establishments 2,332 2,268 -2.7
Debt charges 45,715 43,634 -4.6
Other expenditures 1,303 945 -27.5
Total expenditures 616,090 631,251 2.5
Data for the consolidated federal, provincial, territorial, and local governments include data for the federal government for the fiscal years ending March 31, for the provincial and territorial governments for the fiscal years ending closest to March 31, and for the local governments for the fiscal years ending closest to December 31 of the previous year.
Note(s):
Total may not add up due to rounding.