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Sunday, March 19th, 2006, 06:04 PM
Canadians worth $137,300 each: Statistics Canada

Canada's national net worth reached $4.5 trillion by the end of 2005, or roughly $137,300 per person, Statistics Canada said Friday.

The country's net worth grew by 1.4 per cent, or $60.4 billion, over the last three months of 2005, up sharply from 0.7 per cent in the third quarter, when growth was constrained by an increase in net foreign debt.

The national net worth is the total of the non-financial assets, such as produced assets, land surrounding structures and agricultural land, less foreign-held debt.

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