Annual Interest Bill:
Percent of Tax Dollars Spent on Interest:
Projected Increase in Debt (2016-17):
Previous Year's Increase in Debt (2015-16):
Increase in Debt Since the Year 2000:
Useful Facts and Analysis (British Columbia):
- Debt includes $24 billion borrowed by provincial agencies the province deems "self-supporting" (such as BC Hydro).
- The BC 2016-17 budget can be viewed HERE.