Canadians & RRSPs

Winter 2007 CSANews Issue 65  |  Posted date : May 22, 2008.Back to list

  • In 2006, the number of tax filers contributing to RRSPs, as well as the amount contributed, increased for the third consecutive year.
  • Nearly 6.2 million tax filers contributed to an RRSP in 2006, which is an increase of 60,000 from 2005.
  • Throughout Canada, the median RRSP contribution was $2,730, up by $100 since 2005.
  • The median RRSP contribution in the three Canadian territories surpassed those in all provinces.