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Money orders, by province, 1903 to 1907

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Money orders, by province, 1903 to 1907
  1903 1904 1905 1906 19071
  number
Money order offices in          
Canada 2,125 2,214 2,494 2,676 2,789
  Alberta2 - - - 56 78
  British Columbia 118 129 145 150 163
  Manitoba 130 136 162 180 187
  New Brunswick 137 139 151 158 160
  Nova Scotia 229 233 264 272 280
  Ontario 898 917 991 1,046 1,057
  Prince Edward Island 24 26 33 33 33
  Quebec 509 543 629 663 693
  Saskatchewan2 - - - 108 130
  Northwest Territories 75 82 110 - -
  Yukon Territory 5 9 9 10 8
Money orders issued in          
Canada 1,668,705 1,869,233 1,924,130 2,178,549 1,845,278
  Alberta2 - - - 83,857 86,990
  British Columbia 145,295 163,016 159,883 175,943 150,097
  Manitoba 136,261 160,981 173,194 204,082 172,268
  New Brunswick 80,101 87,543 88,388 94,370 73,059
  Nova Scotia 193,843 214,236 204,723 227,983 174,340
  Ontario 735,481 798,448 806,308 877,607 730,540
  Prince Edward Island 13,040 14,320 13,761 15,225 12,056
  Quebec 253,492 297,202 329,033 381,112 327,081
  Saskatchewan2 - - - 103,116 108,930
  Northwest Territories 86,651 113,180 131,681 - -
  Yukon Territory 24,541 20,307 17,159 15,254 9,917
Receipts for money orders issued in          
Canada 26,868,202 29,652,811 32,349,475 37,355,673 32,160,098
  Alberta2 - - - 1,395,302 1,456,456
  British Columbia 2,518,225 2,925,188 3,029,673 3,605,314 3,290,050
  Manitoba 2,603,237 2,903,959 3,456,425 4,033,928 3,377,359
  New Brunswick 1,221,593 1,347,418 1,410,827 1,555,231 1,269,290
  Nova Scotia 2,795,685 3,050,530 2,958,799 3,338,282 2,567,030
  Ontario 10,575,103 11,495,293 12,315,191 13,675,198 11,538,665
  Prince Edward Island 202,687 232,855 237,220 259,657 210,556
  Quebec 4,248,119 4,997,871 5,702,802 6,738,406 5,849,343
  Saskatchewan2 - - - 2,061,007 2,138,630
  Northwest Territories 1,476,920 1,822,408 2,439,394 - -
  Yukon Territory 1,226,633 877,289 799,144 693,348 462,719
Source: Statistics Canada, Canada Year Book, 1907.