2012–2013: Full Fiscal Year

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Overview

Data by Product Category

This table shows the amount of subsidy that was distributed by product category between April 1, 2012 and March 31, 2013, 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. Numbers in the table are preliminary. Values are subject to change.

Product category $ subsidy % total $ kg % total kg
Fruit and vegetables (fresh and frozen) 18,617,253 30% 6,642,059 26%
Meat, poultry and fish
(fresh and frozen)
10,964,384 18% 4,156,830 16%
Milk (fresh, UHT and canned evaporated) 10,051,767 16% 3,899,724 15%
Bread and bread products, cereals, crackers, flour and
plain fresh and frozen pasta
6,924,933 11% 2,853,653 11%
Cheese, yogurt and other dairy products 4,382,768 7% 1,823,884 7%
Eggs and egg substitutes 2,538,960 4% 1,059,855 4%
Unsweetened juice 2,498,008 4% 1,152,198 4%
Eligible until October 1, 2012 2,125,840 3% 2,033,900 8%
Combination foods (fresh and frozen) 1,407,147 2% 955,392 4%
Infant formula and foods prepared
specifically for infants
761,955 1% 315,132 1%
Cooking oils, margarine, lard, shortening,
butter, mayonnaise and salad dressing
744,808 1% 612,332 2%
Nuts, seeds, peanut butter and other nut butters,
tofu and other meat alternatives
254,476 0% 88,869 0%
Country Food 21,292 0% 9,048 0%
Non-prescription drugs 20,958 0% 16,358 0%
Eligible only for the community of
Old Crow, Yukon
3,766 0% 4,080 0%
Total 61,318,316 100% 25,623,316 100%
Note: Numbers may not add up due to rounding.

This chart shows what percentage of the total subsidy transfer between April 1, 2012 and March 31, 2013 was applied to specific product categories. Because non-prescription drugs and country foods shipped from registered northern processing plants 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.

Percentage of total subsidy payments
Description of image: Percentage of total subsidy payments

The pie graph breaks down the total amount of subsidy spending between April 1, 2011 and March 31, 2012, by categories of eligible products as follows:

  • Perishable fruits and vegetables including juice: 34%
  • Perishable meat and alternatives: 22%
  • Milk and other perishable dairy products: 24%
  • Bread, cereal and other perishable grain products: 11%
  • Perishable combination foods: 2%
  • Margarine, oil and other fats: 1%
  • Other:
    • Infant formula and infant foods: 1%
    • Non-prescription drugs: 0%
    • Eligible only for the community of Old Crow, Yukon: 0%
    • Eligible until October 1, 2013: 3%
    • Country Food: 0%.

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 March 31, 2013, 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 22,395,668 37% 5,962,152 23%
Kivalliq 7,303,075 12% 3,167,638 12%
Kitikmeot 4,319,888 7% 1,793,367 7%
34,018,630 55% 10,923,157 43%
Quebec
Nunavik (Northern Quebec) 15,429,721 25% 4,942,735 19%
Quebec North Shore † 90,995 0% 40,940 0%
15,520,716 25% 4,983,674 19%
Northwest Territories
Sahtu 1,677,094 3% 704,583 3%
Beaufort-Delta 1,418,752 2% 482,720 2%
Great Slave Lake 3,277 0% 65,509 0%
Deh Cho 0 0% 0 0%
3,099,123 5% 1,252,812 5%
Manitoba
4,663,502 8% 4,257,955 17%
Ontario
2,525,094 4% 3,265,641 13%
Newfoundland and Labrador
Labrador 1,330,823 2% 737,991 3%
Yukon
154,058 0% 74,811 0%
Saskatchewan
6,369 0% 127,275 0%
Total 61,318,316 100% 25,623,316 100%
† 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.

Data by Community

This table shows the amount of subsidy that was distributed by community between April 1, 2012 and March 31, 2013, and the product quantities that were subsidized during this period. Within a province or territory, communities are listed in alphabetic order. Numbers in the table are preliminary. Values are subject to change. Numbers in the table are preliminary. Values are subject to change.

Community $ subsidy % total $ kg % total kg
Nunavut
Arctic Bay 1,717,099 3% 208,738 1%
Arviat 957,926 2% 711,411 3%
Baker Lake 1,792,336 3% 618,957 2%
Cambridge Bay 842,260 1% 585,106 2%
Cape Dorset 1,401,628 2% 328,942 1%
Chesterfield Inlet 387,161 1% 138,376 1%
Clyde River 1,672,539 3% 270,194 1%
Coral Harbour 842,047 1% 226,538 1%
Gjoa Haven 1,029,854 2% 345,721 1%
Grise Fiord 732,260 1% 46,824 0%
Hall Bench 955,696 2% 182,647 1%
Igloolik 2,432,388 4% 470,253 2%
Iqaluit 6,211,871 10% 3,053,833 12%
Kimmirut 642,871 1% 126,695 0%
Kugaaruk 694,569 1% 193,359 1%
Kugluktuk 923,620 2% 416,181 2%
Pangnirtung 1,665,050 3% 441,508 2%
Pond Inlet 3,161,479 5% 408,394 2%
Qikiqtarjuaq 627,745 1% 141,953 1%
Rankin Inlet 2,018,062 3% 1,083,320 4%
Repulse Bay 1,051,895 2% 278,402 1%
Resolute 903,525 1% 91,453 0%
Sanikiluaq 271,516 0% 190,720 1%
Taloyoak 829,585 1% 252,999 1%
Whale Cove 253,647 0% 110,635 0%
34,018,630 55% 10,923,157 43%
Quebec
Akulivik 701,609 1% 167,329 1%
Aupaluk 323,526 0% 78,598 0%
Blanc-Sablon 3 0% 61 0%
Chevery 12,553 0% 5,589 0%
Gethsémani (La Romaine) 30,163 0% 13,364 0%
Harrington Harbour 5,778 0% 2,539 0%
Inukjuak 1,332,344 2% 536,609 2%
Ivujivik 549,535 1% 110,089 0%
Kangiqsualujjuaq 1,045,421 2% 271,281 1%
Kangiqsujuaq 1,055,311 2% 221,941 1%
Kangirsuk 861,000 1% 174,901 1%
Kegaska 30 0% 610 0%
Kuujjuaq 2,732,639 4% 1,183,253 5%
Kuujjuarapik 1,344,449 2% 776,540 3%
La Tabatière 6,966 0% 3,084 0%
Lourdes-de-Blanc-Sablon 0 0% 0 0%
Mutton Bay 725 0% 318 0%
Puvirnituq 1,984,782 3% 566,585 2%
Quaqtaq 578,522 1% 115,076 0%
Saint-Augustin / Pakuashipi 18,575 0% 8,233 0%
Salluit 2,202,008 4% 461,368 2%
Tasiujaq 375,180 1% 100,465 0%
Tête-à-la-Baleine 16,202 0% 7,142 0%
Umiujaq 343,395 1% 178,700 1%
15,520,716 25% 4,983,674 19%
Northwest Territories
Aklavik 138,868 0% 101,987 0%
Colville Lake 123,722 0% 25,413 0%
Deline 357,905 1% 150,095 1%
Fort Good Hope 350,171 1% 139,332 1%
Gameti 0 0% 0 0%
Lutsel K'e 3,276 0% 65,497 0%
Norman Wells 491,679 1% 243,642 1%
Paulatuk 287,730 0% 85,594 0%
Sachs Harbour 159,568 0% 27,874 0%
Trout Lake 0 0% 0 0%
Tuktoyaktuk 306,863 1% 138,350 1%
Tulita 353,617 1% 146,102 1%
Ulukhaktok (Holman) 525,723 1% 128,916 1%
Wha Ti 1 0% 12 0%
3,099,123 5% 1,252,812 5%
Manitoba
Berens River 2,777 0% 55,483 0%
Bloodvein 25 0% 506 0%
Gods Lake Narrows 401,273 1% 409,243 2%
Gods River 163,495 0% 163,416 1%
Island Lake (Garden Hill) 890,415 1% 671,258 3%
Lac Brochet 215,082 0% 193,870 1%
Little Grand Rapids 217,839 0% 212,103 1%
Negginan (Poplar River) 235,684 0% 217,517 1%
Oxford House 799,985 1% 742,011 3%
Pauingassi 52,649 0% 74,296 0%
Red Sucker Lake 233,425 0% 178,343 1%
Shamattawa 11,303 0% 225,959 1%
St. Theresa Point 1,022,389 2% 784,455 3%
Waasagomach 417,161 1% 329,496 1%
4,663,502 8% 4,257,955 17%
Ontario
Angling Lake 603 0% 12,044 0%
Attawapiskat 666,298 1% 618,224 2%
Bearskin Lake 141,657 0% 153,394 1%
Big Trout Lake 260,436 0% 217,183 1%
Fort Albany 249,971 0% 254,982 1%
Fort Severn 315,823 1% 143,645 1%
Kasabonika 12,975 0% 259,353 1%
Kashechewan 530,453 1% 577,054 2%
Kingfisher Lake 448 0% 8,966 0%
Muskrat Dam 69,707 0% 72,915 0%
Peawanuck 235,510 0% 124,094 0%
Pikangikum 18,265 0% 365,155 1%
Sachigo Lake 6,179 0% 123,479 0%
Weagamow Lake 7,553 0% 150,930 1%
Wunnummin Lake 9,216 0% 184,221 1%
2,525,094 4% 3,265,641 13%
Newfoundland and Labrador
Black Tickle 56,165 0% 34,675 0%
Hopedale 163,410 0% 100,879 0%
Makkovik 103,745 0% 73,452 0%
Nain 503,687 1% 215,962 1%
Natuashish 368,637 1% 206,523 1%
Postville 55,206 0% 37,706 0%
Rigolet 79,973 0% 68,795 0%
1,330,823 2% 737,991 3%
Yukon
Old Crow 154,058 0% 74,811 0%
Saskatchewan
Black Lake 0 0% 0 0%
Fond-du-Lac 6,369 0% 127,275 0%
Stony Rapids 0 0% 0 0%
6,369 0% 127,275 0%
Total 61,318,316 100% 25,623,316 100%
* 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.

Data per Capita

This table shows the amount of subsidy that was distributed and the product quantities that were subsidized between April 1, 2012 and March 31, 2013, on a per capita (per person) basis. The table includes all communities that were eligible for a full subsidy. Population counts from the 2011 Census were used to calculate the per capita values. Within a province or territory, communities are listed in alphabetical order. Numbers in the table are preliminary. Values are subject to change.

Community Population $ subsidy $ per capita kg kg per capita
Nunavut
Arctic Bay 823 1,717,099 2,086 208,738 254
Arviat 1,810 957,926 529 711,411 393
Baker Lake 1,872 1,792,336 957 618,957 331
Cambridge Bay 1,608 842,260 524 585,106 364
Cape Dorset 1,363 1,401,628 1,028 328,942 241
Chesterfield Inlet 313 $304,415 $973 140,518 449
Clyde River 934 1,672,539 1,791 270,194 289
Coral Harbour 834 842,047 1,010 226,538 272
Gjoa Haven 1,279 1,029,854 805 345,721 270
Grise Fiord 130 732,260 5,633 46,824 360
Hall Beach 546 955,696 1,750 182,647 335
Igloolik 1,454 2,432,388 1,673 470,253 323
Iqaluit 6,699 6,211,871 927 3,053,833 456
Kimmirut 455 642,871 1,413 126,695 278
Kugaaruk 771 694,569 901 193,359 251
Kugluktuk 1,450 923,620 637 416,181 287
Pangnirtung 1,425 1,665,050 1,168 441,508 310
Pond Inlet 1,549 3,161,479 2,041 408,394 264
Qikiqtarjuaq 520 627,745 1,207 141,953 273
Rankin Inlet 2,266 2,018,062 891 1,083,320 478
Repulse Bay 945 1,051,895 1,113 278,402 295
Resolute 214 903,525 4,222 91,453 427
Sanikiluaq 812 271,516 334 190,720 235
Taloyoak 899 829,585 923 252,999 281
Whale Cove 407 253,647 623 110,635 272
Quebec
Akulivik 615 701,609 1,141 167,329 272
Aupaluk 195 323,526 1,659 78,598 403
Chevery 251 12,553 50 5,589 22
Gethsémani (La Romaine) 1,016 30,163 30 13,364 13
Harrington Harbour 261 5,778 22 2,539 10
Inukjuak 1,597 1,332,344 834 536,609 336
Ivujivik 370 549,535 1,485 110,089 298
Kangiqsualujjuaq 874 1,045,421 1,196 271,281 310
Kangiqsujuaq 696 1,055,311 1,516 221,941 319
Kangirsuk 549 861,000 1,568 174,901 319
Kuujjuaq 2,375 2,732,639 1,151 1,83,253 498
Kuujjuarapik 1,531 1,344,449 878 776,540 507
La Tabatière 359 6,966 19 3,084 9
Puvirnituq 1,692 1,984,782 1,173 566,585 335
Quaqtaq 376 578,522 1,539 115,076 306
Saint-Augustin / Pakuashipi 478 18,575 39 8,233 17
Salluit 1,347 2,202,008 1,635 461,368 343
Tasiujaq 303 375,180 1,238 100,465 332
Tête-à-la-Baleine 129 16,202 126 7,142 55
Umiujaq 444 343,395 773 178,700 402
Northwest Territories
Aklavik 633 138,868 219 101,987 161
Colville Lake 149 123,722 830 25,413 171
Deline 472 357,905 758 150,095 318
Fort Good Hope 515 350,171 680 139,332 271
Norman Wells 727 491,679 676 243,642 335
Paulatuk 313 287,730 919 85,594 273
Sachs Harbour 112 159,568 1,425 27,874 249
Tuktoyaktuk 854 306,863 359 138,350 162
Tulita 478 353,617 740 146,102 306
Ulukhaktok (Holman) 402 525,723 1,308 128,916 321
Manitoba
Gods Lake Narrows 1,341 401,273 299 409,243 305
Gods River 596 163,495 274 163,416 274
Island Lake (Garden Hill) 2,776 890,415 321 671,258 242
Lac Brochet 816 215,082 264 193,870 238
Little Grand Rapids 847 217,839 257 212,103 250
Negginan (Poplar River) 848 235,684 278 217,517 257
Oxford House 1,864 799,985 429 742,011 398
Pauingassi 388 52,649 136 74,296 191
Red Sucker Lake 781 233,425 299 178,343 228
St. Theresa Point 2,871 1,022,389 356 784,455 273
Waasagomach 1,411 417,161 296 329,496 234
Ontario
Attawapiskat 1,549 666,298 430 618,224 399
Bearskin Lake 459 141,657 309 153,394 334
Big Trout Lake 904 260,436 288 217,183 240
Fort Albany 900 249,971 278 254,982 283
Fort Severn 334 315,823 946 143,645 430
Kashechewan 1,200 530,453 442 577,054 481
Muskrat Dam 260 69,707 268 72,915 280
Peawanuck 237 235,510 994 124,094 524
Newfoundland and Labrador
Black Tickle 168 56,165 334 34,675 206
Hopedale 556 163,410 294 100,879 181
Makkovik 361 103,745 287 73,452 203
Nain 1,188 503,687 424 215,962 182
Natuashish 931 368,637 396 206,523 222
Postville 206 55,206 268 37,706 183
Rigolet 306 79,973 261 68,795 225
Yukon
Old Crow 245 154,058 629 74,811 305
Total 75,834 61,238,566 808 24,043,446 317
Note: Numbers may not add up due to rounding.

Data per Retailer or Supplier

This table shows the amount of subsidy that was distributed and the product quantities that were subsidized between April 1, 2012 and March 31, 2013, by registered retailer and supplier. Retailers and suppliers are listed in descending order based on the subsidy amount; the recipient 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. Numbers in the table are preliminary. Values are subject to change.

Retailer / supplier $ subsidy % total $ kg % total kg
NorthWest Company 31,561,571 51% 15,142,178 59%
Arctic Co-operatives Ltd. 10,475,368 17% 3,029,958 12%
Fédération des coopératives du Nouveau-Québec 7,544,262 12% 2,043,933 8%
Arctic Consultants 2,680,551 4% 809,761 3%
Marché Daoust Inc. 2,292,832 4% 837,597 3%
Ben Deshaies Inc. 2,076,977 3% 835,645 3%
Harris Meat & Groceries 931,251 2% 738,085 3%
Hamilton Wholesalers Ltd. 595,762 1% 325,199 1%
Arctic Ventures 2000 Ltd. 452,339 1% 229,138 1%
Labrador Investments Limited 391,995 1% 194,488 1%
Multi-Foods Limited 305,324 0% 185,248 1%
Pratts Wholesale / Food Service 273,280 0% 228,698 1%
Stanton Group Ltd. 250,053 0% 105,027 0%
Marché Central du Nord Inc. 243,074 0% 67,638 0%
Meechim North 241,731 0% 201,346 1%
Rampart Rentals 221,141 0% 106,282 0%
Valu Lots 152,876 0% 120,288 0%
Precambrian Wholesale (2010) Limited 125,672 0% 122,824 0%
Zudel's Grocery Ltd. 124,363 0% 102,112 0%
Arctic Buying Co. Kivalliq 107,511 0% 53,286 0%
Distribution Côte-Nord 59,614 0% 25,963 0%
M&M Meat Shops (Store #427) 48,498 0% 14,129 0%
Northern Fancy Meats 30,363 0% 11,482 0%
True North Community Co-operative 28,731 0% 22,112 0%
Public Meat 26,332 0% 27,821 0%
Distribution GFD Inc. 21,799 0% 10,774 0%
Pang Fisheries 15,181 0% 7,281 0%
AN Food Distributors 11,257 0% 4,361 0%
Distribution M Fournier 7,846 0% 3,445 0%
Kitikmeot Food Ltd. 5,259 0% 1,131 0%
Snelgroves Wholesale Ltd. 3,559 0% 8,696 0%
Arctic Connection 3,473 0% 2,056 0%
Sysco Food Services Winnipeg 2,208 0% 1,670 0%
Ecoproduce Canada 1,942 0% 852 0%
JG Grocery 1,841 0% 1,476 0%
Les Entreprises Henry Jenniss Inc. 1,736 0% 757 0%
Quality Market 410 0% 325 0%
Kivaliq Arctic Foods 335 0% 252 0%
Grand Total 61,318,316 100% 25,623,316 100%
Note: Numbers may not add up due to rounding.

Data by Client Type

This table shows the amount of subsidy that was distributed and the product quantities that were subsidized between April 1, 2012 and March 31, 2013, by the type of client that purchased the subsidized products. Numbers in the table are preliminary. Values are subject to change.

Client $ subsidy % total $ kg % total kg
Retailers 56,093,811 91% 23,333,970 91%
Establishments ( e.g., restaurant) 2,035,871 3% 793,415 3%
Individuals ("personal orders") 1,750,473 3% 1,025,159 4%
Social Institutions ( e.g., daycare, school) 1,438,160 2% 470,772 2%
Total 61,318,316 100% 25,623,316 100%
Note: Numbers may not add up due to rounding.
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