10 Year Economic Report Card
Canadian Taxpayers Federation Colin Craig releases a ten year economic report card on the Province of Manitoba.
Businesses and organizations often conduct ten year reviews in order to evaluate their progress and compare their track record with competitors. The purpose of the 10 Year Economic Report Card: Province of Manitoba is to evaluate the province's progress over the past ten years and to compare Manitoba's track record with other Canadian provinces.
Real GDP, the unemployment rate, personal income taxes, corporate income taxes, debt, per capita spending and a dependency index were compared from 1999-2008.
Manitoba's economy grew slower than the Canadian provincial average over the last ten
years. According to 1999-2006 Statistics Canada data and 2007-08 Conference Board of
Canada forecasts, the average rate of growth for ...