2012–2013: 1st Quarter (April, May and June 2012)

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Data by Product Category

This table shows the amount of subsidy that was distributed by product category between April 1, 2012 and June 30, 2012, and the quantity of products that were subsidized during this period. Product categories are listed in descending order based on the amount of subsidy; the category that received the highest amount of subsidy is listed first, followed by the category that received the second highest amount of subsidy, and so on. Numbers in the table are preliminary. Values are subject to change.

Product category $ subsidy % total $ kg of food % total kg
Fruit and vegetables
(fresh and frozen)
4,646,172 29% 1,657,349 24%
Meat, poultry and fish
(fresh and frozen)
2,657,341 16% 1,019,445 14%
Milk (fresh, UHT
and canned evaporated)
2,461,610 15% 957,738 14%
Bread and bread products,
cereals, crackers, flour and
plain fresh and frozen pasta
1,799,893 11% 734,933 10%
Products on expanded eligibility list 1,295,953 8% 1,094,261 16%
Cheese, yogourt and other dairy products 1,102,436 7% 464,225 7%
Unsweetened juice 820,376 5% 341,814 5%
Eggs and egg substitutes 639,264 4% 266,108 4%
Combination foods (fresh and frozen) 377,876 2% 241,581 3%
Cooking oils, margarine, lard, shortening,
butter, mayonnaise and salad dressing
217,220 1% 149,418 2%
Infant formula and foods prepared
specifically for infants
182,387 1% 75,199 1%
Nuts, seeds, peanut butter and
other nut butters, tofu and
other meat alternatives
67,972 0% 22,320 0%
Non-prescription drugs 7,061 0% 5,103 0%
Country Food 4,419 0% 2,528 0%
Total 16,279,980 100% 7,032,021 100%
Note: Numbers may not add up due to rounding.
Last modified: 2013-11-04.

This chart shows what percentage of total subsidy payments was applied to specific product categories between April 1, 2012 and June 30, 2012. Because non-prescription drugs and country foods shipped from northern plants received less than 1% of the subsidy payments, these categories are not shown in the chart. The chart is based on data in the table above.

Chart of percentage of total subsidy payments applied between April 1, 2012 and June 30, 2012.
Description of this chart

The pie graph breaks down the total amount of subsidy spending between April 1, 2012 and June 30, 2012, by categories of eligible products as follows:

  • Perishable fruits and vegetables, including juice: 34%
  • Milk and other perishable dairy products: 22%
  • Perishable meat and alternatives: 21%
  • Bread, cereal and other perishable grain products: 11%
  • Perishable combination foods: 2%
  • Margarine, oil and other fats: 1%
  • Infant formula and infant foods: 1%
  • Eligible until October 1, 2012: 8%

Last modified: 2013-11-04.

Data by Province or Territory and Region

This table shows the amount of subsidy that was distributed by province or territory and region between April 1, 2012 and June 30, 2012, and the product quantities that were subsidized during this period. Within a province or territory, regions are listed in descending order based on the amount of subsidy; the region that received the highest amount of subsidy is listed first, followed by the region that received the second highest amount of subsidy, and so on. Numbers in the table are preliminary. Values are subject to change.

Region $ subsidy % total $ kg % total kg
Nunavut
Baffin 6,015,422 37% 1,627,328 23%
Kivalliq 1,851,797 11% 1,851,797 12%
Kitikmeot 1,105,827 7% 480,487 7%
8,973,046 55% 2,961,786 42%
Quebec
Nunavik (Northern Quebec) 4,254,252 26% 1,423,183 20%
Quebec North Shore * 18,735 0% 8,218 0%
4,272,987 26% 1,431,402 20%
Northwest Territories
Sahtu 430,439 3% 185,897 3%
Beaufort-Delta 360,439 2% 125,584 2%
Great Slave Lake 1,170 0% 23,385 0%
Deh Cho 0 0% 0 0%
792,048 5% 334,866 5%
Manitoba
1,182,218 7% 1,136,550 16%
Ontario
631,120 4% 885,808 13%
Newfoundland and Labrador
Labrador 391,237 2% 231,188 3%
Yukon
35,731 0% 18,567 0%
Saskatchewan
1,594 0% 31,854 0%
Total 16,279,980 100% 7,032,021 100%
* Quebec North Shore communities are eligible for a subsidy from Nutrition North Canada during the months when there is no marine service to these communities (generally from January to March).
Note: Numbers may not add up due to rounding.
Last modified: 2013-11-04.

Data by Community

This table shows the amount of subsidy that was distributed by community between April 1, 2012 and June 30, 2012, and the product quantities that were subsidized during this period. Within a province or territory, communities are listed in alphabetical order. Numbers in the table are preliminary. Values are subject to change.

Community $ subsidy % total $ kg % total kg
Nunavut
Arctic Bay 494,687 3% 61,215 1%
Arviat 234,201 1% 198,153 3%
Baker Lake 451,864 3% 161,858 2%
Cambridge Bay 197,491 1% 197,491 2%
Cape Dorset 345,643 2% 84,108 1%
Chesterfield Inlet 101,435 1% 39,098 1%
Clyde River 440,186 3% 73,044 1%
Coral Harbour 213,341 1% 59,887 1%
Gjoa Haven 259,019 2% 91,150 1%
Grise Fiord 183,444 1% 11,799 0%
Hall Beach 231,061 1% 45,389 1%
Igloolik 639,641 4% 125,831 2%
Iqaluit 1,629,013 10% 828,331 12%
Kimmirut 170,065 1% 34,249 0%
Kugaaruk 187,739 1% 54,254 1%
Kugluktuk 228,052 1% 108,990 2%
Pangnirtung 444,146 3% 120,971 2%
Pond Inlet 992,589 6% 130,441 2%
Qikiqtarjuaq 157,619 1% 36,274 1%
Rankin Inlet 488,426 3% 279,560 4%
Repulse Bay 289,356 2% 80,319 1%
Resolute 218,001 1% 22,520 0%
Sanikiluaq 69,327 0% 53,156 1%
Taloyoak 233,527 1% 73,327 1%
Whale Cove 73,175 0% 35,096 0%
8,973,046 55% 2,961,786 42%
Quebec
Akulivik 196,519 1% 49,790 1%
Aupaluk 89,704 1% 22,443 0%
Blanc-Sablon 0 0% 0 0%
Chevery 2,177 0% 948 0%
Gethsémani (La Romaine) 4,672 0% 2,081 0%
Harrington Harbour 2,099 0% 912 0%
Inukjuak 365,880 2% 160,151 2%
Ivujivik 174,443 1% 36,521 1%
Kangiqsualujjuaq 290,590 2% 80,668 1%
Kangiqsujuaq 310,546 2% 68,148 1%
Kangirsuk 243,645 1% 52,761 1%
Kegaska 0 0% 0 0%
Kuujjuaq 666,361 4% 309,656 4%
Kuujjuarapik 334,234 2% 214,470 3%
La Tabatière 3,216 0% 1,398 0%
Lourdes-de-Blanc-Sablon 0 0% 0 0%
Mutton Bay 0 0% 0 0%
Puvirnituq 564,429 3% 169,244 2%
Quaqtaq 152,275 1% 32,549 0%
Saint-Augustin / Pakuashipi 4,960 0% 2,161 0%
Salluit 682,277 4% 149,650 2%
Tasiujaq 93,762 1% 27,154 0%
Tête-à-la-Baleine 1,611 0% 718 0%
Umiujaq 89,586 1% 49,978 1%
4,272,987 26% 1,431,402 20%
Northwest Territories
Aklavik 33,285 0% 26,594 0%
Colville Lake 36,187 0% 7,451 0%
Deline 84,749 1% 36,330 1%
Fort Good Hope 94,251 1% 39,475 1%
Gameti 0 0% 0 0%
Lutsel K’e 1,170 0% 23,385 0%
Norman Wells 127,693 1% 64,784 1%
Paulatuk 68,858 0% 21,598 0%
Sachs Harbour 48,227 0% 8,563 0%
Trout Lake 0 0% 0 0%
Tuktoyaktuk 75,382 0% 75,382 0%
Tulita 87,559 1% 37,858 1%
Ulukhaktok (Holman) 134,687 1% 34,062 0%
Wha Ti 0 0% 0 0%
792,048 5% 334,866 5%
Manitoba
Berens River 886 0% 17,714 0%
Bloodvein 16 0% 328 0%
Gods Lake Narrows 105,329 1% 113,652 2%
Gods River 39,472 0% 40,518 1%
Island Lake (Garden Hill) 230,171 1% 175,565 2%
Lac Brochet 54,313 0% 54,491 1%
Little Grand Rapids 57,362 0% 57,326 1%
Negginan (Poplar River) 63,503 0% 60,094 1%
Oxford House 202,010 1% 213,309 3%
Pauingassi 907 0% 18,116 0%
Red Sucker Lake 59,251 0% 45,560 1%
Shamattawa 2,827 0% 56,516 1%
St. Theresa Point 261,195 2% 202,412 3%
Waasagomach 104,975 1% 80,951 1%
1,182,218 7% 1,136,550 16%
Ontario
Angling Lake 99 0% 1,982 0%
Attawapiskat 164,242 1% 167,422 2%
Bearskin Lake 40,917 0% 45,011 1%
Big Trout Lake 61,389 0% 54,269 1%
Fort Albany 69,078 0% 76,248 1%
Fort Severn 75,927 0% 35,227 1%
Kasabonika 3,478 0% 69,511 1%
Kashechewan 123,537 1% 151,912 2%
Kingfisher Lake 148 0% 2,965 0%
Muskrat Dam 19,197 0% 22,124 0%
Peawanuck 61,932 0% 35,753 1%
Pikangikum 4,931 0% 98,569 1%
Sachigo Lake 1,609 0% 32,146 0%
Weagamow Lake 2,218 0% 44,322 1%
Wunnummin Lake 2,419 0% 48,346 1%
631,120 4% 885,808 13%
Newfoundland and Labrador
Black Tickle 18,943 0% 11,918 0%
Hopedale 45,078 0% 29,722 0%
Makkovik 25,832 0% 19,242 0%
Nain 152,327 1% 71,153 1%
Natuashish 109,967 1% 67,224 2%
Postville 16,488 0% 11,831 0%
Rigolet 22,602 0% 20,097 0%
391,237 2% 231,188 3%
Yukon
Old Crow 35,731 0% 18,567 0%
Saskatchewan
Black Lake 0 0% 0 0%
Fond-du-Lac 1,594 0% 31,854 0%
Stony Rapids 0 0% 0 0%
1,594 0% 31,854 0%
Total 16,279,980 100% 7,032,021 100%
* Quebec North Shore communities are eligible for a subsidy from Nutrition North Canada during the months when there is no marine service to these communities (generally from January to March).
n/a = not applicable
Note: Numbers may not add up due to rounding.
Last modified: 2013-11-04.
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