Federal government net financial debt

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Federal government net financial debt
  2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
  $ millions
Gross federal debt 628,830 626,217 619,701 618,765 594,390
Unmatured debt 437,946 432,996 428,354 419,647 394,734
  Marketable bonds 292,145 276,676 269,577 264,664 259,998
  Treasury bills 113,400 127,200 131,600 134,100 117,000
  Other marketable securities 7,720 6,705 6,740 3,966 3,626
  Canada Savings Bonds 21,330 19,080 17,342 15,175 13,068
  Bonds issued to the Canada Pension Plan 3,351 3,335 3,095 1,742 1,042
Superannuation accounts 127,560 129,579 131,062 134,726 137,371
Dominion notes and coins in circulation 4,193 4,310 4,533 4,750 4,925
Other liabilities 59,131 59,332 55,752 59,642 57,360
Unmatured debt payable in foreign currencies 20,827 16,543 14,333 10,617 9,716
Less: financial assets 105,182 102,873 105,602 110,643 103,978
Net federal debt 523,648 523,344 514,099 508,122 490,412

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