Today’s federal-provincial net debt breaks down to $39,483 of government debt for every man, woman and child in Canada.
The PBO projects in 2042 Alberta will have more debt relative to the size of its economy than Ontario.
Ontario’s debt grew by 107 per cent over 10 years.
Over a ten-year period, Canada’s general government gross debt rose from 69 per cent to 87 per cent.
Between now and 2022/23, Alberta’s per-person debt is projected to grow by 157 per cent.
The ratio of household net worth-to-GDP has risen over time.