2015-2016: 3rd Quarter (October, November and December 2015)

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Overview

Data by product category

This table shows the amount of subsidy that was distributed by product category between October 1, 2015 and December 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) 5,649,650 32% 1,991,999 29%
Meat, poultry and fish (fresh and frozen) 3,295,522 19% 1,230,888 18%
Milk (fresh, UHT and canned evaporated) 2,992,919 17% 1,155,945 17%
Bread and bread products, cereals, crackers, flour and plain fresh and frozen pasta. 1,979,464 11% 809,307 12%
Cheese, yogurt and other dairy products 1,306,481 7% 548,012 8%
Eggs and egg substitutes 745,156 4% 311,011 4%
Unsweetened juice 729,739 4% 337,406 5%
Combination foods (fresh and frozen) 401,543 2% 280,572 4%
Infant formula and foods prepared specifically for infants 244,446 1% 91,286 1%
Cooking oils, margarine, lard, shortening, butter, mayonnaise and salad dressing 206,691 1% 182,390 3%
Nuts, seeds, peanut butter and other nut butters, tofu and other meat alternatives 79,717 0% 26,249 0%
Non-prescription drugs 5,965 0% 6,393 0%
Eligible only for the community of Old Crow, Yukon 2,417 0% 2,686 0%
Country Food 88 0% 153 0%
Total 17,639,797 100% 6,974,298 100%
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 October 1, 2015 and December 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 spending
Description of the pie graph: Percentage of total subsidy spending

The pie graph breaks down the total amount of subsidy spending between October 1, 2015 and December 30, 2015, by categories of eligible products as follows:

Perishable fruits and vegetables, including juice: 36%
Milk and other perishable dairy products: 24%
Perishable meat and alternatives: 23%
Bread, cereal and other perishable grain products: 11%
Perishable combination foods: 2%
Margarine, oil and other fats: 1%
Other: 1%

  • 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 October 1, 2015 and December 30, 2015, and the product quantities that were subsidized during this period. The provinces or territories are listed in descending order based on the amount of subsidy. Numbers in the table are preliminary. Values are subject to change.

Province or territory and region $ subsidy % total $ kg % total kg
Nunavut 
Baffin 6,683,381 38% 1,738,857 25%
Kivalliq 2,118,494 12% 867,332 12%
Kitikmeot 1,270,907 7% 501,176 7%
  10,072,782 57% 3,107,365 45%
Quebec
Nunavik
(Northern Quebec)
4,121,498 23% 1,250,775 18%
Quebec North Shore† 0 0% 0 0%
  4,121,498 23% 1,250,775 18%
Manitoba
  1,356,809 8% 1,150,033 16%
Northwest
Territories
       
Sahtu 511,492 3% 208,063 3%
Beaufort-Delta 458,613 3% 162,446 2%
Great Slave Lake 1,220 0% 24,402 0%
Deh Cho 0 0% 0 0%
  971,325 6% 394,912 6%
Ontario
  783,534 4% 864,225 12%
Newfoundland
and Labrador
Labrador 285,578 2% 153,052 2%
Yukon
  46,630 0% 21,123 0%
Saskatchewan
  1,641 0% 32,815 0%
Total 17,639,797 100% 6,974,298 100%
† 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 October 1, 2015 and December 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.

Province/Territory/Community $ subsidy % total $ kg % total kg
Nunavut
Arctic Bay 631,714 4% 76,365 1%
Arviat 316,915 2% 190,196 3%
Baker Lake 500,064 3% 164,732 2%
Cambridge Bay 262,023 1% 169,170 2%
Cape Dorset 368,660 2% 83,807 1%
Chesterfield Inlet 100,518 1% 34,939 1%
Clyde River 475,570 3% 74,881 1%
Coral harbour 249,484 1% 65,314 1%
Gjoa Haven 331,667 2% 105,484 2%
Grise Fiord 196,871 1% 12,488 0%
Hall Beach 333,504 2% 62,630 1%
Igloolik 720,064 4% 136,309 2%
Iqaluit 1,880,373 11% 907,245 13%
Kimmirut 192,815 1% 37,414 1%
Kugaaruk 185,191 1% 49,910 1%
Kugluktuk 250,218 1% 106,542 2%
Pangnirtung 415,922 2% 108,556 2%
Pond Inlet 931,039 5% 119,569 2%
Qikiqtarjuaq 183,043 1% 40,353 1%
Rankin Inlet 575,440 3% 303,661 4%
Repulse bay 298,380 2% 76,202 1%
Resolute 274,180 2% 27,423 0%
Sanikiluaq 79,626 0% 51,818 1%
Taloyoak 241,809 1% 70,070 1%
Whale Cove 77,694 0% 32,288 0%
  10,072,782 57% 3,107,365 45%
Quebec
Akulivik 207,619 1% 47,602 1%
Aupaluk 76,777 0% 17,351 0%
Blanc-Sablon 0 0% 0 0%
Chevery 0 0% 0 0%
Gethsémani (la romaine) 0 0% 0 0%
Harrington Harbour 0 0% 0 0%
Inukjuak 405,422 2% 151,699 2%
Ivujivik 141,370 1% 26,859 0%
Kangiqsualujjuaq 250,373 1% 62,308 1%
Kangiqsujuaq 300,731 2% 60,371 1%
Kangirsuk 202,513 1% 39,181 1%
Kegaska 0 0% 0 0%
Kuujjuaq 758,710 4% 310,941 4%
Kuujjuarapik 359,883 2% 185,983 3%
La Tabatière 0 0% 0 0%
Lourdes-de-Blanc-Sablon 0 0% 0 0%
Mutton Bay 0 0% 0 0%
Puvirnituq 505,228 3% 139,518 2%
Quaqtaq 164,600 1% 31,339 0%
Saint-Augustin / Pakuashipi 0 0% 0 0%
Salluit 568,832 3% 115,481 2%
Tasiujaq 96,800 1% 23,989 0%
Tête-à-la-Baleine 0 0% 0 0%
Umiujaq 82,638 0% 38,154 1%
  4,121,498 24% 1,250,775 18%
Manitoba
Berens River 909 0% 18,171 0%
Bloodvein 0 0% 0 0%
Gods Lake Narrows 106,106 1% 101,917 1%
Gods River 52,561 0% 50,497 1%
Island Lake (Garden Hill) 259,552 1% 183,150 3%
Lac Brochet 66,152 0% 53,034 1%
Little Grand Rapids 49,158 0% 45,563 1%
Negginan (Poplar River) 61,642 0% 53,682 1%
Oxford House 232,983 1% 193,863 3%
Pauingassi 22,719 0% 21,839 0%
Red Sucker Lake 71,351 0% 53,481 1%
Shamattawa 3,597 0% 71,931 1%
St. Theresa Point 316,376 2% 223,746 3%
Waasagomach 113,703 1% 79,158 1%
  1,356,809 8% 1,150,033 16%
Northwest Territories
Aklavik 58,573 0% 41,607 1%
Colville Lake 46,120 0% 9,503 0%
Deline 108,268 1% 44,512 1%
Fort Good Hope 136,313 1% 52,144 1%
Gameti 0 0% 0 0%
Lutsel K'e 1,220 0% 24,402 0%
Norman Wells 127,196 1% 63,363 1%
Paulatuk 68,922 0% 19,723 0%
Sachs Harbour 54,065 0% 9,495 0%
Trout Lake 0 0% 0 0%
Tuktoyaktuk 126,789 1% 56,263 1%
Tulita 93,595 1% 38,541 1%
Ulukhaktok (Holman) 150,264 1% 35,358 1%
Wha Ti 0 0% 0 0%
  971,325 6% 394,912 6%
Ontario
Angling lake 176 0% 3,518 0%
Attawapiskat 191,074 1% 157,580 2%
Bearskin Lake 39,213 0% 35,424 1%
Big Trout Lake 149,333 1% 97,776 1%
Fort Albany 76,779 0% 69,039 1%
Fort Severn 107,828 1% 45,348 1%
Kasabonika 3,135 0% 62,691 1%
Kashechewan 134,280 1% 126,896 2%
Kingfisher Lake 1,197 0% 23,945 0%
Muskrat Dam 25,821 0% 20,036 0%
Peawanuck 44,628 0% 20,598 0%
Pikangikum 4,101 0% 82,012 1%
Sachigo Lake 1,803 0% 36,059 1%
Weagamow Lake 2,048 0% 40,954 1%
Wunnummin Lake 2,118 0% 42,351 1%
  783,534 4% 864,225 12%
Newfoundland and Labrador
Black Tickle 15,232 0% 9,176 0%
Hopedale 32,803 0% 19,670 0%
Makkovik 17,774 0% 12,241 0%
Nain 114,158 1% 47,677 1%
Natuashish 73,099 0% 39,693 1%
Postville 12,138 0% 7,731 0%
Rigolet 20,375 0% 16,863 0%
  285,578 2% 153,052 2%
Yukon
Old Crow 46,630 0% 21,123 0%
Saskatchewan
Black Lake 0 0% 0 0%
Fond-du-Lac 1,641 0% 32,815 0%
Stony Rapids 0 0% 0 0%
  1,641 0% 32,815 0%
Total 17,639,797 100% 6,974,298 100%
† 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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