Statistics Canada Reports on RRSP Contributions for 2015

​Statistics Canada released a report on registered retirement savings plans (RRSPs) which includes data on the number of contributors and contribution amounts.
 
Highlights include:
•Contributions to RRSPs totaled $39.2 billion in 2015, up 1.5% from 2014.
•Just under 6 million tax filers (22.9%) contributed to an RRSP in 2015, a 0.1% decrease from 2014.
•Nationally, the median contribution was $3,000, unchanged from 2013 and 2014.
 
The tables include further data breakdowns for provinces, territories and census metropolitan areas.​