2014-2015: Full Fiscal Year

Table of contents

Overview

Data by product category

This table shows the amount of subsidy that was distributed by product category between April 1, 2014 and March 31, 2015, 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 of food % total kg
Fruit and vegetables (fresh and frozen) 20,909,596 32% 7,385,949 29%
Meat, poultry and fish (fresh and frozen) 11,379,992 18% 4,306,109 17%
Milk (fresh, UHT and canned evaporated) 11,218,576 17% 4,322,328 17%
Bread and bread products, cereals, crackers, flour and plain fresh and frozen pasta. 7,539,047 12% 3,047,248 12%
Cheese, yogourt and other dairy products 4,820,120 7% 2,005,011 8%
Unsweetened juice 2,931,857 5% 1,273,561 5%
Eggs and egg substitutes 2,708,647 4% 1,131,717 4%
Combination foods (fresh and frozen) 1,401,694 2% 966,515 4%
Infant formula and foods prepared specifically for infants 874,109 1% 335,648 1%
Cooking oils, margarine, lard, shortening, butter, mayonnaise and salad dressing 714,573 1% 618,500 2%
Nuts, seeds, peanut butter and other nut butters, tofu and other meat alternatives 314,941 0% 105,604 0%
Country Food 39,945 0% 14,324 0%
Non-prescription drugs 26,213 0% 29,969 0%
Eligible only for the community of Old Crow, Yukon 3,717 0% 4,142 0%
Total 64,883,028 100% 25,546,625 100%
Note: Numbers may not add up due to rounding.

This chart shows what percentage of the total subsidy transfer between April 1, 2014 and March 31, 2015 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 for the chart: Percentage of total subsidy payments

The pie graph breaks down the total amount of subsidy spending between April 1, 2014 and March 31, 2015, by categories of eligible products as follows:

  • Perishable fruits and vegetables including juice: 37%
  • Milk and other perishable dairy products: 25%
  • Perishable meat and alternatives: 22%
  • Bread, cereal and other perishable grain products: 12%
  • 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%
  • 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, 2014 and March 31, 2015, 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 24,427,539 38% 6,403,133 25%
Kivalliq 7,678,481 12% 3,114,474 12%
Kitikmeot 4,660,003 7% 1,855,961 7%
  36,766,023 57% 11,373,568 45%
Quebec
Nunavik
(Northern Quebec)
15,475,278 24% 4,771,990 19%
Quebec North Shore† 126,113 0% 56,108 0%
  15,601,391 24% 4,828,098 19%
Manitoba
  4,852,697 7% 4,016,248 16%
Northwest
Territories
       
Sahtu 1,892,419 3% 781,914 3%
Beaufort-Delta 1,536,679 2% 506,097 2%
Great Slave Lake 3,263 0% 65,257 0%
Deh Cho 0 0% 0 0%
  3,432,361 5% 1,353,268 5%
Ontario
  2,743,381 4% 3,057,346 12%
Newfoundland
and Labrador
Labrador 1,388,735 2% 766,506 3%
Yukon
Old Crow 92,970 0% 42,185 0%
Saskatchewan
  5,470 0% 109,408 0%
Total 64,883,028 100% 25,546,625 100%
†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, 2014 and March 31, 2015, 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.

Community $ subsidy % total $ kg % total kg
Nunavut
Arctic Bay 2,132,971 3% 257,136 1%
Arviat 1,103,280 2% 669,578 3%
Baker Lake 1,945,095 3% 643,300 3%
Cambridge Bay 907,285 1% 600,947 2%
Cape Dorset 1,431,188 2% 329,280 1%
Chesterfield Inlet 399,150 1% 137,577 1%
Clyde River 1,642,193 3% 260,136 1%
Coral harbour 864,509 1% 225,829 1%
Gjoa Haven 1,172,852 2% 378,048 1%
Grise Fiord 726,438 1% 45,958 0%
Hall Beach 1,062,244 2% 199,217 1%
Igloolik 2,572,263 4% 488,986 2%
Iqaluit 7,049,379 11% 3,376,320 13%
Kimmirut 677,587 1% 131,846 1%
Kugaaruk 714,787 1% 190,845 1%
Kugluktuk 965,761 1% 421,487 2%
Pangnirtung 1,647,528 3% 428,597 2%
Pond Inlet 3,349,603 5% 427,215 2%
Qikiqtarjuaq 649,627 1% 143,738 1%
Rankin Inlet 1,997,493 3% 1,040,368 4%
Repulse bay 1,067,351 2% 272,407 1%
Resolute 1,160,897 2% 117,111 0%
Sanikiluaq 325,620 1% 197,594 1%
Taloyoak 899,318 1% 264,635 1%
Whale Cove 301,602 0% 125,414 0%
  36,766,023 57% 11,373,568 45%
Quebec
Akulivik 654,497 1% 150,954 1%
Aupaluk 283,523 0% 66,611 0%
Blanc-Sablon 0 0% 0 0%
Chevery 28,235 0% 12,542 0%
Gethsémani (la romaine) 37,036 0% 16,516 0%
Harrington Harbour 9,670 0% 4,268 0%
Inukjuak 1,456,719 2% 551,335 2%
Ivujivik 457,268 1% 87,938 0%
Kangiqsualujjuaq 1,015,314 2% 252,595 1%
Kangiqsujuaq 1,068,943 2% 219,507 1%
Kangirsuk 773,733 1% 151,172 1%
Kegaska 0 0% 0 0%
Kuujjuaq 2,897,497 4% 1,207,784 5%
Kuujjuarapik 1,396,285 2% 727,671 3%
La Tabatière 13,785 0% 6,051 0%
Lourdes-de-Blanc-Sablon 0 0% 0 0%
Mutton Bay 1,543 0% 680 0%
Puvirnituq 2,005,985 3% 548,800 2%
Quaqtaq 686,372 1% 132,097 1%
Saint-Augustin / Pakuashipi 23,642 0% 10,619 0%
Salluit 2,028,950 3% 410,967 2%
Tasiujaq 401,526 1% 98,765 0%
Tête-à-la-Baleine 12,202 0% 5,432 0%
Umiujaq 348,666 1% 165,795 1%
  15,601,391 24% 4,828,098 19%
Manitoba
Berens River 2,429 0% 48,582 0%
Bloodvein 2 0% 39 0%
Gods Lake Narrows 430,319 1% 408,837 2%
Gods River 176,966 0% 165,453 1%
Island Lake (Garden Hill) 915,275 1% 635,680 2%
Lac Brochet 227,646 0% 186,709 1%
Little Grand Rapids 207,074 0% 196,900 1%
Negginan (Poplar River) 225,528 0% 196,225 1%
Oxford House 882,077 1% 708,714 3%
Pauingassi 81,928 0% 75,879 0%
Red Sucker Lake 239,668 0% 167,894 1%
Shamattawa 10,702 0% 214,044 1%
St. Theresa Point 1,046,679 2% 728,539 3%
Waasagomach 406,404 1% 282,755 1%
  4,852,697 7% 4,016,248 16%
Northwest Territories
Aklavik 151,982 0% 103,748 0%
Colville Lake 138,421 0% 28,034 0%
Deline 398,155 1% 163,430 1%
Fort Good Hope 417,275 1% 159,139 1%
Gameti 0 0% 0 0%
Lutsel K'e 3,263 0% 65,257 0%
Norman Wells 566,797 1% 279,904 1%
Paulatuk 292,170 0% 83,532 0%
Sachs Harbour 165,930 0% 28,539 0%
Trout Lake 0 0% 0 0%
Tuktoyaktuk 361,509 1% 155,660 1%
Tulita 371,772 1% 151,407 1%
Ulukhaktok (Holman) 565,088 1% 134,618 1%
Wha Ti 0 0% 0 0%
  3,432,361 5% 1,353,268 5%
Ontario
Angling lake 688 0% 13,763 0%
Attawapiskat 726,320 1% 602,520 2%
Bearskin Lake 150,780 0% 134,098 1%
Big Trout Lake 463,452 1% 304,153 1%
Fort Albany 267,332 0% 237,146 1%
Fort Severn 349,961 1% 146,311 1%
Kasabonika 11,625 0% 232,500 1%
Kashechewan 447,494 1% 410,882 2%
Kingfisher Lake 2,540 0% 50,807 0%
Muskrat Dam 86,909 0% 70,096 0%
Peawanuck 198,141 0% 92,310 0%
Pikangikum 16,923 0% 338,450 1%
Sachigo Lake 6,083 0% 121,669 0%
Weagamow Lake 6,723 0% 134,456 1%
Wunnummin Lake 8,409 0% 168,185 1%
  2,743,381 4% 3,057,346 12%
Newfoundland and Labrador
Black Tickle 62,237 0% 38,229 0%
Hopedale 190,212 0% 117,063 0%
Makkovik 97,045 0% 69,775 0%
Nain 513,330 1% 214,195 1%
Natuashish 378,573 1% 214,846 1%
Postville 67,331 0% 45,095 0%
Rigolet 80,005 0% 67,304 0%
  1,388,735 2% 766,506 3%
Yukon
Old Crow 92,970 0% 42,185 0%
Saskatchewan        
Black Lake 0 0% 0 0%
Fond-du-Lac 5,470 0% 109,408 0%
Stony Rapids 0 0% 0 0%
  5,470 0% 109,408 0%
Total 64,883,028 100% 25,546,625 100%
†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, 2014 and March 31, 2015, 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
2011
$ subsidy per capita kg per capita
Nunavut
Arctic Bay 823 2,132,971 2,592 257,136 312
Arviat 1,810 1,103,280 610 669,578 370
Baker Lake 1,872 1,945,095 1,039 643,300 344
Cambridge Bay 1,608 907,285 564 600,947 374
Cape Dorset 1,363 1,431,188 1,050 329,280 242
Chesterfield Inlet 313 399,150 1,275 137,577 440
Clyde River 934 1,642,193 1,758 260,136 279
Coral Harbour 834 864,509 1,037 225,829 271
Gjoa Haven 1,279 1,172,852 917 378,048 296
Grise Fiord 130 726,438 5,588 45,958 354
Hall Beach 546 1,062,244 1,946 199,217 365
Igloolik 1,454 2,572,263 1,769 488,986 336
Iqaluit 6,699 7,049,379 1,052 3,376,320 504
Kimmirut 455 677,587 1,489 131,846 290
Kugaaruk 771 714,787 927 190,845 248
Kugluktuk 1,450 965,761 666 421,487 291
Pangnirtung 1,425 1,647,528 1,156 428,597 301
Pond Inlet 1,549 3,349,603 2,162 427,215 276
Qikiqtarjuaq 520 649,627 1,249 143,738 276
Rankin Inlet 2,266 1,997,493 882 1,040,368 459
Repulse Bay 945 1,067,351 1,129 272,407 288
Resolute 214 1,160,897 5,425 117,111 547
Sanikiluaq 812 325,620 401 197,594 243
Taloyoak 899 899,318 1,000 264,635 294
Whale Cove 407 301,602 741 125,414 308
Quebec
Akulivik 615 654,497 1,064 150,954 245
Aupaluk 195 283,523 1,454 66,611 342
Chevery 251 28,235 112 12,542 50
Gethsémani (La Romaine)   1,016   37,036   36   16,516   16
Harrington Harbour 261 9,670 37 4,268 16
Inukjuak 1,597 1,456,719 912 551,335 345
Ivujivik 370 457,268 1,236 87,938 238
Kangiqsualujjuaq 874 1,015,314 1,162 252,595 289
Kangiqsujuaq 696 1,068,943 1,536 219,507 315
Kangirsuk 549 773,733 1,409 151,172 275
Kuujjuaq 2,375 2,897,497 1,220 1,207,784 509
Kuujjuarapik 1,531 1,396,285 912 727,671 475
La Tabatière 359 13,785 38 6,051 17
Mutton Bay 140 1,543 11 680 5
Puvirnituq 1,692 2,005,985 1,186 548,800 324
Quaqtaq 376 686,372 1,825 132,097 351
Saint-Augustin / Pakuashipi   478   23,642   49   10,619   22
Salluit 1,347 2,028,950 1,506 410,967 305
Tasiujaq 303 401,526 1,325 98,765 326
Tête-à-la-Baleine 129 12,202 95 5,432 42
Umiujaq 444 348,666 785 165,795 373
Northwest Territories
Aklavik   633   151,982   240   103,748   164
Colville Lake 149 138,421 929 28,034 188
Deline 472 398,155 844 163,430 346
Fort Good Hope 515 417,275 810 159,139 309
Norman Wells 727 566,797 780 279,904 385
Paulatuk 313 292,170 933 83,532 267
Sachs Harbour 112 165,930 1,482 28,539 255
Tuktoyaktuk 854 361,509 423 155,660 182
Tulita 478 371,772 778 151,407 317
Ulukhaktok (Holman) 402 565,088 1,406 134,618 335
Manitoba
Gods Lake Narrows 1,341 430,319 321 408,837 305
Gods River 596 176,966 297 165,453 278
Island Lake (Garden Hill) 2,776 915,275 330 635,680 229
Lac Brochet 816 227,646 279 186,709 229
Little Grand Rapids 847 207,074 244 196,900 232
Negginan (Poplar River) 848 225,528 266 196,225 231
Oxford House 1,864 882,077 473 708,714 380
Pauingassi 388 81,928 211 75,879 196
Red Sucker Lake 781 239,668 307 167,894 215
. Theresa Point 2,871 1,046,679 365 728,539 254
Waasagomach 1,411 406,404 288 282,755 200
Ontario
Attawapiskat 1,549 726,320 469 602,520 389
Bearskin Lake 459 150,780 328 134,098 292
Big Trout Lake 904 463,452 513 304,153 336
Fort Albany 900 267,332 297 237,146 263
Fort Severn 334 349,961 1,048 146,311 438
Kashechewan 1,200 447,494 373 410,882 342
Muskrat Dam 260 86,909 334 70,096 270
Peawanuck 237 198,141 836 92,310 389
Newfoundland and Labrador
Black Tickle   168   62,237   370   38,229   228
Hopedale 556 190,212 342 117,063 211
Makkovik 361 97,045 269 69,775 193
Nain 1,188 513,330 432 214,195 180
Natuashish 931 378,573 407 214,846 231
Postville 206 67,331 327 45,095 219
Rigolet 306 80,005 261 67,304 220
Yukon
Old Crow 245 92,970 379 42,185 172
  75,974 64,808,170 853 24,049,466 317
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 per retailer or supplier

This table shows the amount of subsidy that was distributed and the product quantities that were subsidized between April 1, 2014 and March 31, 2015, 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.

Retailers / Suppliers $ subsidy % Total $ kg % Total kg
NorthWest Company 32,758,805 50% 14,824,548 58%
Arctic Co-operatives Ltd 12,317,965 19% 3,485,980 14%
Fédération des coopératives du nord du Québec 7,840,002 12% 2,061,218 8%
Les Consultants de l'Arctique 2,746,228 4% 909,035 4%
Marché Daoust 2,422,553 4% 882,956 3%
Ben Deshaies Grossiste 1,846,845 3% 707,800 3%
Harris Meats 752,943 1% 532,631 2%
Hamilton Wholesalers 718,072 1% 375,425 1%
Pratts Ltd 574,216 1% 418,074 2%
Meechim North 337,718 1% 216,754 1%
Labrador Investments Ltd 336,219 1% 183,852 1%
Stanton's 335,256 1% 135,568 1%
SouthCamp Enterprises (953731 NWT Ltd) 307,657 0% 25,399 0%
Northern Shopper 256,813 0% 99,239 0%
Newfoundland Multi-food Limited 246,633 0% 156,937 1%
Rampart Rentals 226,628 0% 106,181 0%
Valu Lots 198,599 0% 105,133 0%
Marché Central du Nord 143,353 0% 41,353 0%
Arctic Connection 76,235 0% 44,021 0%
Distribution Côte Nord 73,186 0% 31,820 0%
Cactus Holding (M) 57,102 0% 16,158 0%
True North Community Co-op 52,640 0% 39,344 0%
Arctic Buying Company 49,413 0% 21,770 0%
Eskimo Point Lumber Supply 41,664 0% 25,522 0%
Shaw Family Bakery 40,905 0% 26,880 0%
Distribution GFD Inc. 38,780 0% 18,137 0%
Northern Fancy Meat 31,266 0% 11,746 0%
Atlantic Grocery Distributors 15,216 0% 10,492 0%
Distribution M. Fournier 12,119 0% 5,269 0%
Public Meat 8,369 0% 17,990 0%
AN Food Distributors 7,503 0% 2,858 0%
JG Grocery 5,588 0% 4,274 0%
Kivalliq Arctic Foods Ltd 4,475 0% 1,342 0%
Les Entreprises Henry Jenniss Inc. 2,029 0% 882 0%
Kitikmeot Foods Ltd 32 0% 38 0%
Total 64,883,028 100% 25,546,625 100%
Note: Numbers may not add up due to rounding.

This table shows the amount of subsidy that was distributed and the product quantities that were subsidized between April 1, 2014 and March 31, 2015, 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 59,817,166 92.2% 23,575,651 92.3%
Establishments ( e.g., restaurant) 2,236,356 3.4% 837,218 3.3%
Individuals ("personal orders") 1,579,516 2.4% 755,733 3.0%
Social institutions  ( e.g., daycare, school) 1,249,990 1.9% 378,023 1.5%
Grand Total 64,883,028 100% 25,546,625 100%
Note: Numbers may not add up due to rounding.
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