Government workers in Atlantic Canada received 11.9 per cent more (on average) in wages than their private-sector counterparts.
Nova Scotia’s net debt is projected to eclipse $17 billion this year.
Wait times cost Canadians up to $1,963 for each person waiting for treatment.
The province projects a $535 million increase in net debt this year alone.
Provinces PISA scores in all three subjects are below the national average.
New Brunswick's debt load will climb to an estimated 115 per cent of GDP over the next 25 years.
In the last 37 fiscal years, the province has only posted seven budget surpluses.
The province is expected to run a $192 million deficit in 2017-18.