April 4, 1938 (18th Parliament, 3rd Session)

LIB

Mr. DUNNING: (Minister of Finance and Receiver General)

Liberal

1. As at December 31, 1937

11,701.
2. On account of adjustments between provinces, it is not possible to ascertain accurately, from the records of the dominion government, the total amount paid during any particular period to residents of the province of Saskatchewan.
The dominion's contribution to the province of Saskatchewan during the calendar year 1937 amounted to $1,745,941.78, which constituted approximately 75 per cent of the total amount paid out in old age pensions by the province of Saskatchewan.
3. As at December 31, 1937: (a) 4,496; (b) 5,123; (c) 1,562.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   OLD AGE PENSIONS-SASKATCHEWAN
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