2015-2016: 1st Quarter (April, May and June 2015)

Table of contents

Overview

Data by product category

This table shows the amount of subsidy that was distributed by product category between April 1, 2015 and June 30, 2015, 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) 5,374,649 32% 1,886,517 29%
Meat, poultry and fish (fresh and frozen) 2,833,904 17% 1,072,172 16%
Milk (fresh, UHT and canned evaporated) 2,778,290 17% 1,067,857 16%
Bread and bread products, cereals, crackers, flour and plain fresh and frozen pasta. 1,966,782 12% 786,393 12%
Cheese, yogourt and other dairy products 1,291,476 8% 527,903 8%
Unsweetened juice 941,305 6% 399,597 6%
Eggs and egg substitutes 688,354 4% 289,866 4%
Combination foods (fresh and frozen) 433,076 3% 281,570 4%
Infant formula and foods prepared specifically for infants 211,817 1% 84,528 1%
Cooking oils, margarine, lard, shortening, butter, mayonnaise and salad dressing 196,445 1% 161,443 2%
Nuts, seeds, peanut butter and other nut butters, tofu and other meat alternatives 80,660 0% 27,545 0%
Non-prescription drugs 5,085 0% 5,996 0%
Eligible only for the community of Old Crow, Yukon 4,021 0% 4,481 0%
Country Food 1,120 0% 410 0%
Total 16,806,983 100% 6,596,276 100%
Note: Numbers may not add up due to rounding.

This chart shows what percentage of total subsidy payments was applied to specific product categories between April 1, 2015 and June 30, 2015. 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.

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, 2015 and June 30, 2015, by categories of eligible products as follows:

  • Perishable fruits and vegetables, including juice: 38%
  • Milk and other perishable dairy products: 24%
  • Perishable meat and alternatives: 21%
  • Bread, cereal and other perishable grain products: 12%
  • Perishable combination foods: 3%
  • 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, 2015 and June 30, 2015, and the product quantities that were subsidized The province or territory are listed in descending order based on the amount of subsidy. Numbers in the table are preliminary. Values are subject to change.

Region $ subsidy % total $ kg % total kg
Nunavut 
Baffin 6,572,275 39% 1,712,709 26%
Kivalliq 1,883,838 11% 773,507 12%
Kitikmeot 1,095,018 7% 441,240 7%
  9,551,130 57% 2,927,456 44%
Quebec
Nunavik
(Northern Quebec)
4,020,958 24% 1,242,448 19%
Quebec North Shore† 2,077 0% 956 0%
  4,023,034 24% 1,243,404 19%
Manitoba
  1,291,930 8% 1,060,348 16%
Northwest
Territories
       
Sahtu 461,220 3% 187,139 3%
Beaufort-Delta 357,014 2% 123,325 2%
Great Slave Lake 846 0% 16,929 0%
Deh Cho 0 0% 0 0%
  819,080 5% 327,392 5%
Ontario
  697,969 4% 779,068 12%
Newfoundland
and Labrador
Labrador 374,045 2% 209,391 3%
Yukon
Old Crow 48,548 0% 24,280 0%
Saskatchewan
  1,247 0% 24,939 0%
Total 16,806,983 100% 6,596,276 100%
†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, 2015 and June 30, 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 594,581 4% 71,535 1%
Arviat 266,990 2% 163,940 2%
Baker Lake 482,566 3% 160,936 2%
Cambridge Bay 233,874 1% 152,697 2%
Cape Dorset 441,506 3% 102,786 2%
Chesterfield Inlet 102,041 1% 35,617 1%
Clyde River 441,613 3% 70,440 1%
Coral harbour 200,062 1% 52,076 1%
Gjoa Haven 251,696 1% 81,221 1%
Grise Fiord 173,809 1% 10,926 0%
Hall Beach 280,637 2% 53,367 1%
Igloolik 710,641 4% 135,545 2%
Iqaluit 1,807,499 11% 875,922 13%
Kimmirut 189,714 1% 36,793 1%
Kugaaruk 181,263 1% 49,878 1%
Kugluktuk 222,268 1% 97,471 1%
Pangnirtung 428,224 3% 111,255 2%
Pond Inlet 918,822 5% 118,052 2%
Qikiqtarjuaq 188,487 1% 42,558 1%
Rankin Inlet 507,349 3% 267,346 4%
Repulse bay 262,110 2% 66,987 1%
Resolute 320,292 2% 32,215 0%
Sanikiluaq 76,450 0% 51,317 1%
Taloyoak 205,917 1% 59,973 1%
Whale Cove 62,720 0% 26,605 0%
  9,551,130 57% 2,927,456 44%
Quebec
Akulivik 170,976 1% 40,311 1%
Aupaluk 73,422 0% 17,450 0%
Blanc-Sablon 0 0% 0 0%
Chevery 2,077 0% 956 0%
Gethsémani (La Romaine) 0 0% 0 0%
Harrington Harbour 0 0% 0 0%
Inukjuak 375,771 2% 146,328 2%
Ivujivik 136,794 1% 26,691 0%
Kangiqsualujjuaq 288,718 2% 73,462 1%
Kangiqsujuaq 296,794 2% 62,016 1%
Kangirsuk 204,641 1% 40,987 1%
Kegaska 0 0% 0 0%
Kuujjuaq 701,289 4% 290,978 4%
Kuujjuarapik 350,182 2% 183,425 3%
La Tabatière 0 0% 0 0%
Lourdes-de-Blanc-Sablon 0 0% 0 0%
Mutton Bay 0 0% 0 0%
Puvirnituq 2,005,985 3% 147,725 2%
Quaqtaq 157,941 1% 30,506 0%
Saint-Augustin / Pakuashipi 0 0% 0 0%
Salluit 556,228 3% 114,804 2%
Tasiujaq 98,655 1% 24,959 0%
Tête-à-la-Baleine 0 0% 0 0%
Umiujaq 85,887 1% 42,807 1%
  4,023,034 24% 1,243,404 19%
Manitoba
Berens River 633 0% 12,665 0%
Bloodvein 0 0% 0 1%
Gods Lake Narrows 105,230 1% 98,243 1%
Gods River 45,363 0% 185,055 3%
Island Lake (Garden Hill) 263,989 2% 185,055 3%
Lac Brochet 57,729 0% 46,680 1%
Little Grand Rapids 48,029 0% 44,209 1%
Negginan (Poplar River) 65,192 0% 55,320 1%
Oxford House 225,852 1% 182,265 3%
Pauingassi 21,629 0% 20,049 0%
Red Sucker Lake 69,458 0% 51,519 1%
Shamattawa 2,744 0% 54,879 1%
St. Theresa Point 276,724 2% 192,307 3%
Waasagomach 109,357 1% 74,676 1%
  1,291,930 8% 1,060,348 16%
Northwest Territories
Aklavik 44,336 0% 30,794 0%
Colville Lake 43,078 0% 8,775 0%
Deline 99,147 1% 40,414 1%
Fort Good Hope 112,227 1% 42,720 1%
Gameti 0 0% 0 0%
Lutsel K'e 846 0% 16,929 0%
Norman Wells 126,130 0% 61,922 1%
Paulatuk 62,265 0% 17,706 0%
Sachs Harbour 41,546 0% 7,291 0%
Trout Lake 0 0% 0 0%
Tuktoyaktuk 87,155 1% 38,358 1%
Tulita 80,638 0% 33,308 1%
Ulukhaktok (Holman) 121,713 1% 29,175 0%
Wha Ti 0 0% 0 0%
  819,080 5% 327,392 5%
Ontario
Angling lake 146 0% 2,913 0%
Attawapiskat 183,072 1% 151,170 2%
Bearskin Lake 36,573 0% 32,530 0%
Big Trout Lake 122,438 1% 78,872 1%
Fort Albany 69,442 0% 62,123 1%
Fort Severn 96,571 1% 40,300 1%
Kasabonika 2,989 0% 59,786 1%
Kashechewan 103,093 1% 94,393 1%
Kingfisher Lake 1,221 0% 24,419 0%
Muskrat Dam 22,065 0% 17,813 0%
Peawanuck 50,797 0% 23,479 0%
Pikangikum 4,259 0% 85,186 1%
Sachigo Lake 1,662 0% 33,232 1%
Weagamow Lake 1,701 0% 34,018 1%
Wunnummin Lake 1,942 0% 38,836 1%
  697,969 4% 779,068 12%
Newfoundland and Labrador
Black Tickle 16,691 0% 10,247 0%
Hopedale 45,603 0% 27,554 0%
Makkovik 30,177 0% 21,173 0%
Nain 145,666 1% 63,141 1%
Natuashish 96,961 1% 57,496 1%
Postville 16,749 0% 10,880 0%
Rigolet 22,198 0% 18,899 0%
  374,045 2% 209,391 3%
Yukon
Old Crow 48,548 0% 24,280 0%
Saskatchewan        
Black Lake 0 0% 0 0%
Fond-du-Lac 1,247 0% 24,939 0%
Stony Rapids 0 0% 0 0%
  1,247 0% 24,939 0%
Total 16,806,983 100% 6,596,276 100%
†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.
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