2011–2012: 2nd Quarter

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Data by product category

This table shows the amount of subsidy that was distributed by product category between July 1, 2011 and September 30, 2011, 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
Vegetables and fruit
(fresh and frozen)
3,407,939 29% 1,578,805 24%
Meat, poultry and fish
(fresh and frozen)
1,911,697 16% 1,000,912 15%
Milk (fresh, UHT,
powdered and canned evaporated)
1,684,664 14% 886,610 14%
Bread and bread products, cereals,
crackers, flour and plain fresh and
frozen pasta
1,300,080 11% 695,612 11%
Products eligible
until October 1, 2012
819,316 7% 911,853 14%
Cheese, yogurt and
other dairy products
765,032 7% 401,460 6%
Unsweetened juice 582,323 5% 286,880 4%
Eggs and egg substitutes 497,503 4% 313,086 5%
Combination foods
(fresh and frozen)
349,823 3% 238,294 4%
Cooking oils, non-hydrogenated margarine,
lard, shortening, butter,
mayonnaise and salad dressing
170,081 1% 140,658 2%
Infant formula and foods prepared
specifically for infants
129,312 0% 75,599 0%
Nuts, seeds, peanut butter and
other nut butters, tofu and
other meat alternatives
42,716 0% 20,233 0%
Non-prescription drugs 4,272 0% 3,768 0%
Total 11,664,757 100% 6,553,770 100%
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 July 1, 2011 and September 30, 2011 was applied to specific product categories. Because non-prescription drugs received less than 1% of the subsidy transfer this category is not shown in the chart. The chart is based on the data in the table above.

Percentage of the total subsidy transfer between July 1, 2011 and September 30, 2011
Description of this chart: Data by Product Category

The pie graph breaks down the total amount of subsidy spending between July 1, 2011 and September 30, 2011 by categories of eligible products as follows:

  • Perishable fruits and vegetables including juice: 34%
  • Perishable meat and alternatives: 21%
  • Milk and other perishable dairy products: 21%
  • Bread, cereal and other perishable grain products: 11%
  • Perishable combination foods: 3%
  • Margarine, oil and other fats: 1%
  • Infant formula and infant foods: 1%
  • Eligible until October 1, 2012: 7%

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 July 1, 2011 and September 30, 2011, 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 4,781,662 41% 1,516,004 23%
Kivalliq 1,224,475 10% 814,642 12%
Kitikmeot 910,946 8% 505,949 8%
6,917,084 59% 2,836,595 43%
Quebec
Nunavik (Northern Quebec) 2,810,648 24% 1,207,153 18%
Quebec North Shore * n/a n/a n/a n/a
2,810,648 24% 1,207,153 18%
Northwest Territories
Beaufort-Delta 334,711 3% 136,769 2%
Sahtu 328,760 3% 194,047 3%
Great Slave Lake 973 0% 19,469 0%
Deh Cho 5 0% 2 0%
664,449 6% 350,287 5%
Manitoba
628,497 5% 1,134,319 17%
Ontario
416,606 4% 818,853 12%
Newfoundland and Labrador
Labrador 188,095 2% 103,551 2%
Yukon
35,366 0% 22,774 0%
Saskatchewan
4,012 0% 80,237 1%
Total 11,664,757 100% 6,553,770 100%
* 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.

Data by community

This table shows the amount of subsidy that was distributed by community between July 1, 2011 and September 30, 2011, 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 1,222,664 10% 753,524 11%
Pond Inlet 835,594 7% 117,236 2%
Igloolik 427,699 4% 119,499 2%
Arctic Bay 408,844 4% 54,292 1%
Clyde River 378,467 3% 72,974 1%
Pangnirtung 370,578 3% 112,745 2%
Cape Dorset 330,817 3% 89,680 1%
Rankin Inlet 317,098 3% 269,978 4%
Baker Lake 299,964 3% 171,410 3%
Resolute 234,852 2% 25,295 0%
Gjoa Haven 230,869 2% 98,914 2%
Repulse Bay 200,748 2% 61,789 1%
Kugluktuk 188,100 2% 115,579 2%
Taloyoak 176,239 2% 64,356 1%
Kugaaruk 172,477 1% 57,652 1%
Coral Harbour 171,476 1% 54,260 1%
Hall Beach 165,070 2% 45,340 1%
Qikiqtarjuaq 150,698 1% 47,234 1%
Cambridge Bay 143,261 1% 169,448 3%
Arviat 125,006 1% 193,524 3%
Kimmirut 112,025 1% 29,459 0%
Grise Fiord 108,307 1% 7,185 0%
Whale Cove 57,758 0% 31,574 0%
Chesterfield Inlet 52,427 0% 32,108 0%
Sanikiluaq 36,046 0% 41,541 1%
6,917,084 59% 2,836,595 43%
Quebec
Salluit 475,988 4% 113,498 2%
Kuujjuaq 461,878 2% 277,407 4%
Puvirnituq 411,144 3% 139,169 2%
Kangiqsujuaq 257,727 2% 61,053 1%
Inukjuak 245,602 2% 127,321 2%
Kangiqsualujjuaq 193,729 2% 66,255 1%
Kangirsuk 184,004 2% 45,993 1%
Akulivik 147,807 1% 40,918 1%
Quaqtaq 130,345 1% 28,864 0%
Ivujivik 107,016 1% 23,667 0%
Tasiujaq 76,620 1% 23,124 0%
Aupaluk 58,253 0% 15,755 0%
Kuujjuarapik 31,472 0% 203,446 3%
Umiujaq 29,065 0% 40,684 1%
Gethsémani (La Romaine) * n/a n/a n/a n/a
Saint-Augustin / Pakuashipi * n/a n/a n/a n/a
Blanc-Sablon * n/a n/a n/a n/a
Chevery * n/a n/a n/a n/a
Harrington Harbour * n/a n/a n/a n/a
Kegaska * n/a n/a n/a n/a
Lourdes-de-Blanc-Sablon * n/a n/a n/a n/a
La Tabatière * n/a n/a n/a n/a
Mutton Bay * n/a n/a n/a n/a
Tête-à-la-Baleine * n/a n/a n/a n/a
2,810,648 24% 1,207,153 18%
Northwest Territories
Ulukhaktok (Holman) 127,664 1% 36,432 1%
Norman Wells 93,411 1% 67,716 1%
Tuktoyaktuk 72,393 1% 44,985 1%
Paulatuk 71,387 1% 20,975 0%
Tulita 67,901 1% 37,639 1%
Fort Good Hope 63,711 1% 38,018 1%
Deline 62,393 1% 40,964 1%
Colville Lake 41,344 0% 9,709 0%
Sachs Harbour 34,776 0% 6,675 0%
Aklavik 28,490 0% 27,702 0%
Lutsel K'e 970 0% 19,405 0%
Trout Lake 5 0% 2 0%
Wha Ti 3 0% 64 0%
Gameti 0 n/a 0 n/a
664,449 6% 350,287 5%
Manitoba
St. Theresa Point 139,957 1% 201,947 3%
Island Lake (Garden Hill) 121,621 1% 171,363 3%
Oxford House 96,404 1% 182,537 3%
Waasagomach 56,246 0% 86,812 1%
Negginan (Poplar River) 48,807 0% 75,773 1%
Gods Lake Narrows 41,245 0% 106,744 2%
Little Grand Rapids 36,929 0% 55,354 1%
Lac Brochet 34,461 0% 46,805 1%
Red Sucker Lake 30,596 0% 46,438 1%
Gods River 16,349 0% 42,901 1%
Shamattawa 3,828 0% 76,570 1%
Berens River 1,138 0% 22,756 1%
Pauingassi 916 0% 18,321 0%
Bloodvein 0 n/a 0 n/a
628,497 5% 1,134,319 17%
Ontario
Attawapiskat 114,800 1% 164,131 3%
Kashechewan 85,350 1% 158,187 2%
Peawanuck 60,869 1% 31,617 0%
Fort Severn 49,879 0% 30,468 0%
Fort Albany 37,472 0% 67,858 1%
Big Trout Lake 29,851 1% 43,782 1%
Bearskin Lake 16,771 0% 32,826 1%
Muskrat Dam 7,736 0% 12,396 0%
Pikangikum 4,204 0% 84,079 1%
Kasabonika 3,800 0% 76,004 1%
Wunnummin Lake 2,243 0% 44,867 1%
Weagamow Lake 1,806 0% 36,114 1%
Sachigo Lake 1,525 0% 30,498 0%
Angling Lake 183 0% 3,663 0%
Kingfisher Lake 118 0% 2,362 0%
416,606 4% 818,853 12%
Newfoundland and Labrador
Nain 125,728 1% 45,991 1%
Natuashish 27,891 0% 22,530 0%
Hopedale 13,734 0% 14,165 0%
Rigolet 10,408 0% 9,613 0%
Makkovik 5,837 0% 7,524 0%
Postville 2,765 0% 3,087 0%
Black Tickle 1,732 0% 642 0%
188,095 1% 103,551 1%
Yukon
Old Crow 35,366 0% 22,774 1%
Saskatchewan
Fond-du-Lac 4,012 0% 80,237 1%
Black Lake 0 n/a 0 n/a
Stony Rapids 0 n/a 0 n/a
4,012 0% 80,237 1%
Total 11,664,757 100% 6,553,770 100%
* 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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