Federal general government revenue and expenditures (Expenditures and Surplus or Deficit)

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Federal general government revenue and expenditures
(Expenditures and Surplus or Deficit)
  2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
  $ millions
Total expenditures 207,128 215,293 223,989 240,461 236,474
General government services 8,491 8,891 9,011 9,389 9,588
Protection of persons and property 23,929 25,485 27,308 29,783 28,937
Transportation and communications 2,299 3,096 3,668 2,636 3,537
Health 23,774 21,823 22,898 25,895 26,061
Social services 61,904 65,211 67,827 74,846 71,997
Education 5,044 5,385 6,659 5,741 5,781
Resource conservation and industrial development 9,086 9,881 9,801 11,550 9,856
Environment 1,823 1,738 2,166 3,643 2,700
Recreation and culture 4,235 4,191 4,323 4,347 4,232
Labour, employment and immigration 1,926 1,976 2,102 2,229 1,714
Housing 2,072 2,119 3,502 2,155 2,220
Foreign affairs and international assistance 5,561 5,586 6,502 6,215 6,513
Regional planning and development 274 256 260 276 1,409
Research establishments 2,926 3,222 3,391 3,803 3,700
General purpose transfers 20,971 24,328 22,463 26,672 29,217
Debt charges 32,753 32,076 32,045 31,225 28,982
Other expenditures 61 31 63 55 29
Surplus or deficit 5,117 9,541 7,492 12,762 883

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