Local government revenue and expenditures, by province and territory (Alberta, British Columbia, Yukon)

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Local government revenue and expenditures, by province and territory
(Alberta, British Columbia, Yukon)
  2008
  Canada Alta. B.C. Y.T.
  $ thousands
Revenues 121,793,208 16,581,178 12,554,106 72,704
Own source revenue 70,082,296 8,646,012 7,229,017 43,902
  Consumption taxes 116,306 .. 12,055 ..
  Property and related taxes 46,173,312 4,694,117 3,830,456 28,064
  Other taxes 940,384 225,159 245,521 786
  Sales of goods and services 18,342,111 2,840,430 2,566,378 13,213
  Investment income 3,355,207 744,249 512,707 1,472
  Other revenue from own sources 1,154,976 142,057 61,900 367
General purpose transfers 2,476,750 51,845 151,616 11,207
Specific purpose transfers 49,234,162 7,883,321 5,173,473 17,595
Expenditures 122,869,644 15,588,481 13,700,419 86,987
General government services 7,194,190 960,239 902,970 14,682
Protection of persons and property 12,124,248 1,299,443 1,580,979 6,609
Transportation and communication 15,843,316 2,750,664 1,479,833 13,605
Health 1,927,045 164,642 84,522 201
Social services 6,684,131 144,056 10,025 ..
Education 48,014,966 5,836,874 5,373,408 ..
Resource conservation and industrial development 1,526,196 202,290 167,640 1,210
Environment 12,826,647 1,694,871 1,861,747 26,216
Recreation and culture 9,188,788 1,545,426 1,586,102 21,417
Housing 2,787,509 196,398 34,319 37
Regional planning and development 1,381,794 351,838 159,108 2,277
Debt charges 3,222,545 374,887 398,501 490
Other expenditures 148,269 66,853 61,265 243
Surplus (deficit) -1,076,436 992,697 -1,146,313 -14,283

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