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 (Manitoba):
- Debt doesn't include additional $17 billion borrowed (and backed by taxpayers) by Manitoba Hydro-Electric Board.
- Since 1990 Manitoba has spent over $17 billion on interest.
- The debt increases by $4,802,190.28 a day, $3,334.85 a minute and $55,58 a second.
- The 2016-17 Manitoba budget can be viewed HERE. Historical information for Manitoba's finances can be found HERE.