Spending on public schools in Alberta increased 59.7 per cent.
From 2015/16 to the current fiscal year, program spending in Alberta will have increased by 11 per cent.
Between 2015/16 and 2017/18, the provincial government plans to increase spending by 11 per cent.
Alberta program spending this year is forecasted to be approximately 11 per cent higher than in 2015/16.
The spending reforms of the 1990s laid the foundation for tax reforms and an extended period of prosperity.
Government debt interest payments in Alberta will more than double to $2.3 billion by 2019/20.
Last year’s estimated average wait between referral to treatment in Alberta was 22.9 weeks.