2011–2012: 4th Quarter

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Data by product category

This table shows the amount of subsidy that was distributed by product category between January 1, 2012 and March 31, 2012, and the weight of the 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.

Product category $ subsidy % total $ kg % total kg
Fruit and vegetables
(fresh and frozen)
4,269,696 29% 1,485,973 23%
Meat, poultry and fish
(fresh and frozen)
2,477,446 17% 927,977 15%
Milk (fresh, UHT and canned evaporated) 2,335,221 16% 908,274 14%
Bread and bread products, cereals,
crackers, flour and plain fresh
and frozen pasta
1,630,551 11% 658,979 10%
Cheese, yogurt and
other dairy products
1,002,558 7% 415,538 7%
Products eligible until
October 1, 2012
885,016 6% 895,136 14%
Unsweetened juice 804,106 5% 332,321 5%
Eggs and egg substitutes 613,375 4% 254,756 4%
Combination foods
(fresh and frozen)
381,397 3% 235,174 4%
Infant formula and foods prepared
specifically for infants
279,871 2% 96,205 2%
Cooking oils, margarine, lard, shortening,
butter, mayonnaise and salad dressing
196,619 1% 126,313 2%
Nuts, seeds, peanut butter and
other nut butters, tofu and
other meat alternatives
61,566 0% 20,160 0%
Non-prescription drugs 4,783 0% 3,873 0%
Country food (shipped from the North) 218 0% 192 0%
Total 14,942,421 100% 6,360,871 100%
Note: Numbers may not add up due to rounding.
Last modified: 2012-08-09.

This chart shows what percentage of the total subsidy transfer between January 1, 2012 and March 31, 2012 was applied to specific product categories. Because non-prescription drugs and country food shipped from northern processing facilities received less than 1% of the subsidy transfer these categories are not shown in the chart. The chart is based on data in the table above.

This chart shows what percentage of the total subsidy transfer between January 1, 2012 and March 31, 2012 was applied to specific product categories.
Description of chart of Data by Product Category

The pie graph breaks down the total amount of subsidy spending between January 1, 2012 and March 31, 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: 3%
  • Margarine, oil and other fats: 1%
  • Infant formula and infant foods: 2%
  • Eligible until October 1, 2012: 6%

Last modified: 2012-08-09.

Data by province or territory and region

This table shows the amount of subsidy that was distributed by province or territory and region between January 1, 2012 and March 31, 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.

Region $ subsidy % total $ kg % total kg
Nunavut
Baffin 5,329,179 36% 1,443,571 23%
Kivalliq 1,796,702 12% 835,264 13%
Kitikmeot 1,063,865 7% 448,835 7%
8,189,745 55% 2,727,669 43%
Quebec
Nunavik (Northern Quebec) 4,121,000 28% 1,311,454 21%
North Shore * 67,358 0% 30,649 0%
4,188,358 28% 1,342,103 21%
Manitoba
1,023,313 7% 1,015,246 16%
Northwest Territories
Sahtu 371,703 2% 160,962 3%
Beaufort-Delta 285,225 2% 76,983 1%
Great Slave Lake 794 0% 15,877 0%
Deh Cho 0 0% 0 0%
657,722 4% 253,822 4%
Ontario
548,898 4% 802,072 13%
Newfoundland and Labrador
Labrador 293,221 2% 172,129 3%
Yukon
39,760 0% 19,752 0%
Saskatchewan
1,404 0% 28,078 0%
Total 14,942,421 100% 6,360,871 100%
* 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: 2012-08-09.

Data by community

This table shows the amount of subsidy that was distributed by community between January 1, 2012 and March 31, 2012, and the product quantities that were subsidized during this period. Within a province or territory, communities are listed in descending order based on the amount of subsidy; the community that received the highest amount of subsidy is listed first, followed by the community that received the second highest amount of subsidy, and so on.

Community $ subsidy % total $ kg % total  kg
Nunavut
Iqaluit 1,498,421 10% 755,140 12%
Pond Inlet 731,806 5% 94,477 1%
Igloolik 602,416 4% 117,337 2%
Rankin Inlet 498,530 3% 280,095 4%
Arctic Bay 458,594 3% 55,782 1%
Baker Lake 444,847 3% 158,161 2%
Clyde River 407,192 3% 66,348 1%
Pangnirtung 370,965 2% 100,039 2%
Cape Dorset 313,763 2% 73,955 1%
Gjoa Haven 270,488 2% 90,994 1%
Kugluktuk 247,285 2% 114,128 2%
Arviat 239,889 2% 212,160 3%
Repulse Bay 229,568 2% 60,265 1%
Coral Harbour 222,443 1% 60,523 1%
Taloyoak 217,900 1% 66,804 1%
Hall Beach 217,819 1% 41,640 1%
Grise Fiord 190,350 1% 12,280 0%
Cambridge Bay 184,491 1% 137,179 2%
Resolute 177,871 1% 18,024 0%
Kimmirut 151,848 1% 30,148 0%
Qikiqtarjuaq 146,421 1% 33,858 1%
Kugaaruk 143,701 1% 39,731 1%
Chesterfield Inlet 93,954 1% 34,905 1%
Whale Cove 67,471 0% 29,156 0%
Sanikiluaq 61,713 0% 44,542 1%
8,189,745 55% 2,727,669 43%
Quebec
Kuujjuaq 627,877 4% 286,803 5%
Salluit 616,337 4% 132,214 2%
Puvirnituq 542,505 4% 158,464 2%
Inukjuak 323,158 2% 131,289 2%
Kangiqsujuaq 319,587 2% 68,160 1%
Kuujjuarapik 311,899 2% 186,795 3%
Kangiqsualujjuaq 303,411 2% 79,795 1%
Kangirsuk 289,650 2% 59,169 1%
Quaqtaq 179,711 1% 36,420 1%
Akulivik 175,855 1% 44,296 1%
Ivujivik 159,566 1% 32,965 1%
Tasiujaq 109,164 1% 30,448 0%
Umiujaq 88,730 1% 47,087 1%
Aupaluk 73,549 0% 17,549 0%
Gethsémani (La Romaine) 25,674 0% 11,549 0%
Saint-Augustin / Pakuashipi 14,331 0% 6,461 0%
Chevery 9,674 0% 4,344 0%
La Tabatière 7,476 0% 3,282 0%
Tête-à-la-Baleine 5,907 0% 2,710 0%
Harrington Harbour 4,276 0% 1,880 0%
Blanc-Sablon 21 0% 424 0%
Mutton Bay* 0 n/a 0 n/a
Lourdes-de-Blanc-Sablon* 0 n/a 0 n/a
Kegaska* 0 n/a 0 n/a
4,188,358 28% 1,342,103 21%
Manitoba
St. Theresa Point 239,806 2% 209,987 3%
Island Lake
(Garden Hill)
190,327 1% 166,685 3%
Oxford House 174,429 1% 145,690 2%
Gods Lake Narrows 91,218 1% 87,694 1%
Waasagomach 80,340 1% 66,087 1%
Little Grand Rapids 55,221 0% 59,253 1%
Lac Brochet 53,465 0% 51,106 1%
Red Sucker Lake 52,808 0% 48,402 1%
Negginan (Poplar River) 46,406 0% 42,527 1%
Gods River 34,237 0% 36,711 1%
Shamattawa 3,716 0% 74,310 1%
Pauingassi 764 0% 15,281 0%
Berens River 576 0% 11,515 0%
Bloodvein 0 n/a 0 n/a
1,023,313 7% 1,015,246 16%
Northwest Territories
Ulukhaktok (Holman) 129,639 1% 32,170 1%
Norman Wells 111,807 1% 56,099 1%
Fort Good Hope 83,089 1% 34,434 1%
Paulatuk 80,665 1% 25,018 0%
Tulita 76,661 1% 33,889 1%
Deline 74,353 0% 31,273 0%
Sachs Harbour 36,356 0% 6,400 0%
Tuktoyaktuk 28,727 0% 8,669 0%
Colville Lake 25,793 0% 5,267 0%
Aklavik 9,838 0% 4,725 0%
Lutsel K'e 793 0% 15,867 0%
Wha Ti 0 n/a 10 0%
Trout Lake 0 n/a 0 n/a
Gameti 0 n/a 0 n/a
657,722 4% 253,822 4%
Ontario
Attawapiskat 152,336 1% 165,974 3%
Kashechewan 96,759 1% 123,193 2%
Fort Severn 77,571 1% 38,925 1%
Peawanuck 64,573 0% 37,670 1%
Big Trout Lake 54,290 0% 51,399 1%
Fort Albany 41,665 0% 49,327 1%
Bearskin Lake 33,240 0% 39,381 1%
Muskrat Dam 14,492 0% 16,782 0%
Pikangikum 4,525 0% 90,496 1%
Kasabonika 3,603 0% 72,069 1%
Wunnummin Lake 2,435 0% 48,695 1%
Weagamow Lake 1,737 0% 34,748 1%
Sachigo Lake 1,474 0% 29,472 0%
Angling Lake 100 0% 2,002 0%
Kingfisher Lake 97 0% 1,940 0%
548,898 4% 802,072 13%
Newfoundland and Labrador
Nain 112,853 1% 48,466 1%
Natuashish 68,788 0% 38,293 1%
Hopedale 37,039 0% 27,549 0%
Makkovik 22,100 0% 19,576 0%
Rigolet 19,562 0% 16,740 0%
Black Tickle 17,737 0% 11,155 0%
Postville 15,141 0% 10,349 0%
293,221 2% 172,129 3%
Yukon
Old Crow 39,760 0% 19,752 0%
Saskatchewan
Fond-du-Lac 1,404 0% 28,078 0%
Black Lake 0 n/a 0 n/a
Stony Rapids 0 n/a 0 n/a
1,404 0% 28,078 0%
Total 14,942,421 100% 6,360,871 100%
* 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: 2012-08-09.
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