Provincial Budget Media Briefing

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					  Provincial Budget
   Media Briefing
The Vancouver Board of Trade
     February 14, 2002
Stay the Course
                  Real GDP Per Person
                             (1992=100)
             Canada
  1.40       B.C.
  1.35       Alberta
             Saskatchewan
  1.30       Manitoba
  1.25       Ontario
             Quebec
  1.20       Newfoundland
  1.15
  1.10
  1.05
  1.00
  0.95
     1992    1993    1994   1995   1996   1997   1998   1999   2000

Source: Statistics Canada
   Provincial Government Expenditures
             130
                      BC     Alberta       Rest of Canada


             120
  1992=100




             110



             100



             90
               1992   1993   1994   1995    1996   1997   1998   1999

Source: Statistics Canada
  Real BC Government Revenue Per Capita
  Versus Real After-Tax Income Per Capita
                1400




                                                                                                  1262
                1000




                                                                                         763
                 600



                                            638



                                                     545


                                                              524
 1992 Dollars




                                                                       445


                                                                                419
                 200
                               358
                        0
                        0


                                     -263




                                                                                           -398



                                                                                                         -65
                 -200


                                                       -519
                                              -451




                                                                                  -639
                                                                         -648
                                                                -757
                 -600

                          Change in Real Revenue Per Capita
                -1000
                          Change in Real After-Tax Income Per Capita

                -1400
                        1992   1993         1994     1995     1996     1997     1998     1999     2000
Source: Based on data from Statistics Canada and B.C. Ministry of Finance