Equalization and federal transfer payments to Nova Scotia

the following statement represents the Federal Transfer Payments made to this Province for the past ten years

Sourced from the Department of Finance website


equalization and Federal Transfer Payments to NOVA SCOTIA
($millions$)
2015-16 2014-15 2013-14 2012-13 2011-12 2010-11 2009-10 2008-09 2007-08 2006-07
Major Transfers:
Canada Health Transfer 896 852 838 800 760 728 700 662 639 620
Canada Social Transfer 341 334 328 323 317 310 302 296 270 269
Equalization 1,690 1,619 1,458 1,268 1,167 1,110 1,391 1,465 1,465 1,386
Offshore Offset Payments:
1985 Accord 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2005 Arrangement 125 196 350 443 250 227 180 106 68 57
Total - Offshore Payments 125 196 350 443 250 227 180 106 68 57
Total Transfer Protection 0 0 0 13 158 250 0 0 0 0
Additional payment 0 0 0 0 0 0 74 0 0 0
Total - Federal Support 3,051 3,001 2,974 2,848 2,652 2,626 2,648 2,529 2,442 2,331
Per Capita Allocation 3,236 3,185 3,153 3,014 2,810 2,788 2,824 2,703 2,611 2,485


Last Modified Date: 04/05/2017