Regional district financial statistics

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This dataset contains data by regional districts in annual financial reporting forms. While checks of the data are performed, we do not guarantee its accuracy or validity. Users should contact regional districts directly if confirmation is required. Beginning in 2008, the schedules have been amended to reflect Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) for local governments, thus some reports may differ from previous years. Dataset published starts at 2009, and contains only data that has been approved, data submitted but not approved is not published.Regional District statistics use the current year assessments supplied by BC Assessment in April and revised population estimates certified by the Minister responsible.

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Dataset Extent

Latitude: 48.0° to 60.0°
Longitude: -139.5° to -113.5°

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Application-specific for the Trade and Invest British Columbia website (https://www.britishcolumbia.ca/)

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Metadata Information

Record Published 2016-06-17
Record Last Modified 2019-05-04
Resource Status completed

Object Description

Object Name: WHSE_HUMAN_CULTURAL_ECONOMIC.ECON_REG_DIST_FINANCIAL_STATS

Short Name: RD_FIN_STS
Comments: The Statistics schedules consist of data provided to the ministry by regional districts in annual financial reporting forms. While the ministry does perform checks of the data, we do not guarantee its accuracy or validity. Users should contact regional districts directly if confirmation is required. Beginning in 2008, the schedules have been amended to reflect Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) for local governments, thus some reports may differ from previous years. Dataset published starts at 2009, and contains only data that has been approved, data submitted but not approved is not published.Regional District statistics use the current year assessments supplied by BC Assessment in April and revised population estimates certified by the Minister responsible.

Column Name Short Name Data Type Data Precision Comments
REG_DIST_FINANCIAL_STAT_ID RG_DST__ID NUMBER 10 REG DIST FINANCIAL STAT ID is a system generated unique identification number. e.g., 1
FINANCIAL_YEAR FNNCL_YR NUMBER 4 FINANCIAL YEAR: the year of the data, e.g., 2014
REGIONAL_DISTRICT_NAME RGNL_DSTRM VARCHAR2 500 REGIONAL DISTRICT NAME: Name of the regional district for which the financial data pertains. e.g., Cariboo
SCHEDULE_ITEM_CODE SCHDL_TM_D NUMBER 8 SCHEDULE ITEM CODE: unique numeric id as internal reference number for the field description, e.g., 11463
SCHEDULE_ITEM_DESCRIPTION SCHDL_TM_N VARCHAR2 500 SCHEDULE ITEM DESCRIPTION: the data label for the field description, if the field appears on multiple reports there will be duplicate field listings, e.g., TOTAL SURPLUS/(DEFICIT)
SCHEDULE_ITEM_VALUE SCHDL_TM_E VARCHAR2 2000 SCHEDULE ITEM VALUE: the data value for the corresponding field description, if the data appears on multiple reports there will be duplicate values, e.g., 83013881
SCHEDULE_NUMBER SCHDL_NMBR NUMBER 7 SCHEDULE NUMBER: report number is the reference for the report where the data is used. e.g., 306.1
CENSUS_YEAR CNSS_YR NUMBER 4 CENSUS YEAR is the census year to which CENSUS DIVISION ID pertains. e.g., 2006, 2011. With CENSUS DIVISION ID, this forms a foreign key linking to CENSUS YEAR + CENSUS DIVISION ID in CEN CENSUS DIVISIONS SP
CENSUS_DIVISION_ID CEN_DV_ID VARCHAR2 7 CENSUS DIVISION ID: With CENSUS YEAR, this forms a foreign Key, linking to CENSUS YEAR + CENSUS DIVISION ID in CEN CENSUS DIVISIONS SP, e.g., 5901022. With CENSUS YEAR, this identifies the regional district for which the financial statistics pertain.