The province will increase its net debt to $2.7 billion this year.
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The provincial income tax bill in P.E.I. is twice as large as the bill for someone earning the same amount in B.C.
During Premier King’s tenure, spending has grown on average by more than 9 per cent annually in P.E.I.
The Maritime provinces receive a larger share of their revenue from federal transfers than any other province.
The province's level of private-sector investment per worker was the second-lowest in Canada.
The province's net debt will top $2.6 billion, which breaks down to $16,285 per Islander.