Foreign exchange reserves excluding gold reached 86.7 USD bil in 2017 in Canada, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 4.79 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in Canada reached an all time high of 86.7 USD bil in 2017 and an all time low of 1.11 USD bil in 1960. When compared to Canada's main peers, foreign exchange reserves excluding gold in Australia amounted to 63.6 USD bil, 170 USD bil in Mexico, 138 USD bil in United Kingdom and 112 USD bil in USA in 2017.
Canada has been ranked 21st within the group of 151 countries we follow in terms of foreign exchange reserves excluding gold, 7 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
FX reserves in a strict sense are "only" the foreign currency deposits and bonds held by central banks and monetary authorities.