Reports on the subsidy (2017-2018: 3rd Quarter)

Table of contents

Overview

Data by product category

This table shows the amount of subsidy that was distributed by product category between October 1st, 2017 and December 31, 2017, 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) 6,335,212 32.6% 2,288,133 29%
Meat, poultry and fish (fresh and frozen) 3,525,394 18.2% 1,367,074 17%
Milk (fresh, UHT and canned evaporated) 3,306,940 17.0% 1,296,245 16%
Bread and bread products, cereals, crackers, flour and plain fresh and frozen pasta. 2,153,349 11.1% 913,564 12%
Cheese, yogourt and other dairy products 1,448,121 7.5% 642,955 8%
Eggs and egg substitutes 883,178 4.6% 365,044 5%
Unsweetened juice 760,494 3.9% 387,963 5%
Combination foods (fresh and frozen) 421,663 2.2% 308,761 4%
Infant formula and foods prepared specifically for infants 279,965 1.4% 105,442 1%
Cooking oils, margarine, lard, shortening, butter, mayonnaise and salad dressing 192,293 1.0% 203,741 3%
Nuts, seeds, peanut butter and other nut butters, tofu and other meat alternatives 92,569 0.5% 34,680 0%
Eligible only for the community of Old Crow (Yukon) and Churchill (Manitoba) 11,156 0.1% 11,448 0%
Non-prescription drugs 4,903 0.0% 5,356 0%
Country Food 176 0.0% 292 0%
Total 19,415,415 100% 7,930,697 100%
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, 2017 and December 31, 2017. 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.
Description of the total amount of subsidy spending between October 1st, 2017 and December 30th, 2017

The pie graph breaks down the total amount of subsidy spending between October 1st, 2017 and December 30th, 2017, by categories of eligible products as follows:

Perishable fruits and vegetables, including juice: 37%
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:

  • Infant formula and infant foods: 1%
  • Non-prescription drugs: 0%
  • Eligible only for the community of Old Crow (Yukon) and Churchill (Manitoba): 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, 2017 and December 31, 2017, 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.

Province / territory region $ subsidy % total $ kg % total kg
Nunavut Baffin 6,620,324 34.1% 1,759,361 22.2%
Kivalliq 2,071,591 10.7% 851,064 10.7%
Kitikmeot 1,249,484 6.4% 492,602 6.2%
Nunavut Total 9,941,398 51.2% 3,103,027 39.1%
Quebec Nunavik (Northern Quebec) 4,316,718 22.2% 1,300,160 16.4%
Quebec North Shore† 0 0.0% 0 0.0%
Quebec Total 4,316,718 22.2% 1,300,160 16.4%
Ontario Ontario Total 1,851,505 9.5% 1,477,224 18.6%
Manitoba Manitoba Total 1,695,812 8.7% 1,325,416 16.7%
Northwest Territories Sahtu 485,622 2.5% 195,432 2.5%
Beaufort-Delta 431,056 2.2% 144,772 1.8%
Great Slave Lake 167,947 0.9% 64,448 0.8%
Deh Cho 0 0.0% 0 0.0%
Northwest Territories Total 1,084,625 5.6% 404,652 5.1%
Newfoundland and Labrador Newfoundland and Labrador Total 298,566 1.5% 167,315 2.1%
Saskatchewan Saskatchewan Total 110,310 0.6% 79,606 1.0%
Alberta Alberta Total 76,077 0.4% 53,676 0.7%
Yukon Yukon Total 40,402 0.2% 19,622 0.2%
Total 19,415,415 100% 7,930,697 100%
† 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, 2017 and December 31, 2017, 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.

Nunavut

Community Subsidy Value (Derived) % total $ Weight (Kg) % total kg
Arctic Bay (Ikpiarjuk) 486,532 2.5% 58,483 0.7%
Arviat 300,770 1.5% 181,588 2.3%
Baker Lake (Qamani'tuuq) 544,185 2.8% 179,225 2.3%
Cambridge Bay (Iqaluktuuttiaq) 257,807 1.3% 166,774 2.1%
Cape Dorset (Kingait) 423,743 2.2% 98,161 1.2%
Chesterfield Inlet (Igluigaarjuk) 93,606 0.5% 32,068 0.4%
Clyde River (Kangiqtugaapik) 446,797 2.3% 70,477 0.9%
Coral Harbour (Salliq) 215,663 1.1% 56,608 0.7%
Gjoa Haven (Uqsuqtuuq) 324,901 1.7% 103,945 1.3%
Grise Fiord (Ausuiktuq) 220,812 1.1% 14,006 0.2%
Hall Beach (Sanirayak) 317,021 1.6% 59,541 0.8%
Igloolik 722,644 3.7% 137,412 1.7%
Iqaluit 1,955,287 10.1% 935,960 11.8%
Kimmirut 169,963 0.9% 33,252 0.4%
Kugaaruk 208,672 1.1% 55,438 0.7%
Kugluktuk 239,735 1.2% 102,625 1.3%
Naujaat (Repulse Bay) 276,503 1.4% 70,963 0.9%
Pangnirtung 421,531 2.2% 109,668 1.4%
Pond Inlet(Mittimatalik) 963,693 5.0% 122,937 1.6%
Qikiqtarjuaq 179,224 0.9% 39,580 0.5%
Rankin Inlet (Kangiqtiniq) 570,502 2.9% 302,081 3.8%
Resolute 224,556 1.2% 22,445 0.3%
Sanikiluaq 88,521 0.5% 57,439 0.7%
Taloyoak 218,370 1.1% 63,820 0.8%
Whale Cove (Tikirarjuaq) 70,361 0.4% 28,532 0.4%
Nunavut total 9,941,398 51.2% 3,103,027 39.1%
Note: Numbers may not add up due to rounding.

Quebec

Community Subsidy Value (Derived) % total $ Weight (Kg) % total kg
Akulivik 160,273 0.8% 36,773 0.5%
Aupaluk 67,945 0.4% 15,376 0.2%
Inukjuak 401,122 2.1% 150,403 1.9%
Ivujivik 152,923 0.8% 29,329 0.4%
Kangiqsualujjuaq 290,085 1.5% 70,151 0.9%
Kangiqsujuaq 287,039 1.5% 57,425 0.7%
Kangirsuk 244,036 1.3% 48,012 0.6%
Kuujjuaq 809,836 4.2% 332,131 4.2%
Kuujjuarapik 350,309 1.8% 179,484 2.3%
Puvirnituq 565,665 2.9% 154,519 1.9%
Quaqtaq 206,100 1.1% 39,018 0.5%
Salluit 571,859 2.9% 115,382 1.5%
Tasiujaq 114,566 0.6% 28,574 0.4%
Umiujaq 94,961 0.5% 43,586 0.5%
Chevery 0 0.0% 0 0.0%
Gethsémani (La Romaine) 0 0.0% 0 0.0%
Harrington Harbour 0 0.0% 0 0.0%
La Tabatière 0 0.0% 0 0.0%
Mutton Bay 0 0.0% 0 0.0%
Port-Menier 0 0.0% 0 0.0%
Saint-Augustin / Pakuashipi 0 0.0% 0 0.0%
Tête-à-la-Baleine 0 0.0% 0 0.0%
Quebec total 4,316,718 22.2% 1,300,160 16.4%
Note: Numbers may not add up due to rounding.

Ontario

Community Subsidy Value (Derived) % total $ Weight (Kg) % total kg
Attawapiskat 185,277 1.0% 152,052 1.9%
Bearskin Lake 42,234 0.2% 38,819 0.5%
Big Trout Lake 117,458 0.6% 75,642 1.0%
Cat Lake 37,124 0.2% 37,395 0.5%
Deer Lake 76,944 0.4% 66,272 0.8%
Eabamet Lake (Fort Hope) 55,532 0.3% 52,992 0.7%
Favourable Lake (Sandy Lake) 193,601 1.0% 150,735 1.9%
Fort Albany 78,288 0.4% 69,929 0.9%
Fort Severn 92,232 0.5% 39,855 0.5%
Kasabonika 118,453 0.6% 86,716 1.1%
Kashechewan 166,290 0.9% 154,630 1.9%
Keewaywin 34,092 0.2% 26,874 0.3%
Kingfisher Lake 53,981 0.3% 40,036 0.5%
Lansdowne House (Neskantaga) 28,172 0.1% 22,237 0.3%
Muskrat Dam 17,195 0.1% 14,061 0.2%
North Spirit Lake 15,177 0.1% 15,271 0.2%
Ogoki (Marten Falls) 937 0.0% 1,352 0.0%
Peawanuck (Weenusk) 46,334 0.2% 21,367 0.3%
Pikangikum 141,085 0.7% 126,715 1.6%
Poplar Hill 43,004 0.2% 39,268 0.5%
Sachigo Lake 49,352 0.3% 41,894 0.5%
Summer Beaver (Nibinamik) 27,977 0.1% 22,108 0.3%
Wapekeka (Angling Lake) 16,615 0.1% 11,817 0.1%
Weagamow Lake 67,516 0.3% 54,859 0.7%
Webequie 83,401 0.4% 63,813 0.8%
Wawapekin 0.0% 0.0%
Wunnummin Lake 63,237 0.3% 50,517 0.6%
Ontario total 1,851,505 9.5% 1,477,224 18.6%
Note: Numbers may not add up due to rounding.

Manitoba

Community Subsidy Value (Derived) % total $ Weight (Kg) % total kg
Berens River 30,180 0.2% 27,501 0.3%
Brochet 43,295 0.2% 36,350 0.5%
Churchill 116,166 0.6% 82,006 1.0%
Gods Lake Narrows 114,889 0.6% 112,380 1.4%
Gods River 47,435 0.2% 46,843 0.6%
Island Lake (Garden Hill) 277,704 1.4% 196,482 2.5%
Lac Brochet 61,889 0.3% 50,667 0.6%
Little Grand Rapids 48,642 0.3% 45,026 0.6%
Negginan (Poplar River) 66,443 0.3% 58,870 0.7%
Oxford House 227,346 1.2% 188,789 2.4%
Pauingassi 25,917 0.1% 24,487 0.3%
Red Sucker Lake 74,358 0.4% 53,908 0.7%
Shamattawa 96,749 0.5% 68,854 0.9%
St. Theresa Point 289,072 1.5% 205,261 2.6%
Tadoule Lake 35,698 0.2% 26,497 0.3%
Waasagomach 114,640 0.6% 78,692 1.0%
York Landing 25,389 0.1% 22,801 0.3%
Manitoba total 1,695,812 8.7% 1,325,416 16.7%
Note: Numbers may not add up due to rounding.

Northwest Territories

Community Subsidy Value (Derived) % total $ Weight (Kg) % total kg
Aklavik 55,808 0.3% 39,418 0.5%
Colville Lake 50,167 0.3% 10,312 0.1%
Déline 103,879 0.5% 43,069 0.5%
Fort Good Hope (K'asho Got'ine) 117,367 0.6% 44,121 0.6%
Gameti (Rae Lakes) 34,144 0.2% 13,272 0.2%
LutselK'e 55,889 0.3% 21,713 0.3%
Norman Wells 126,137 0.6% 62,191 0.8%
Paulatuk 75,214 0.4% 21,544 0.3%
Sachs Harbour 54,794 0.3% 9,650 0.1%
Tuktoyaktuk 83,691 0.4% 35,890 0.5%
Tulita 88,073 0.5% 35,739 0.5%
Ulukhaktok (Holman) 161,548 0.8% 38,271 0.5%
Wekweèti (Snare Lake) 10,350 0.1% 3,945 0.0%
Wha Ti 67,564 0.3% 25,518 0.3%
Sambaa K'e (Trout Lake) 0.0% 0.0%
Northwest Territories total 1,084,625 5.6% 404,652 5.1%
Note: Numbers may not add up due to rounding.

Newfoundland and Labrador

Community Subsidy Value (Derived) % total $ Weight (Kg) % total kg
Black Tickle 4,523 0.0% 2,721 0.0%
Hopedale 38,035 0.2% 23,260 0.3%
Makkovik 23,786 0.1% 16,603 0.2%
Nain 123,717 0.6% 52,372 0.7%
Natuashish 64,401 0.3% 32,351 0.4%
Postville 14,384 0.1% 9,395 0.1%
Rigolet 29,720 0.2% 30,612 0.4%
Newfoundland and Labrador total 298,566 1.5% 167,315 2.1%
Note: Numbers may not add up due to rounding.

Saskatchewan

Community Subsidy Value (Derived) % total $ Weight (Kg) % total kg
Fond-du-Lac 63,439 0.3% 47,487 0.6%
Uranium City 5,554 0.0% 3,850 0.0%
Wollaston Lake 41,317 0.2% 28,269 0.4%
Black Lake 0.0% 0.0%
Stony Rapids 0.0% 0.0%
Saskatchewan total 110,310 0.6% 79,606 1.0%
Note: Numbers may not add up due to rounding.

Alberta

Community Subsidy Value (Derived) % total $ Weight (Kg) % total kg
Fort Chipewyan 76,077 0.4% 53,676 0.7%
Alberta total 76,077 0.4% 53,676 0.7%
Note: Numbers may not add up due to rounding.

Yukon

Community Subsidy Value (Derived) % total $ Weight (Kg) % total kg
Old Crow 40,402 0.2% 19,622 0.2%
Yukon total 40,402 0.2% 19,622 0.2%
Note: Numbers may not add up due to rounding.

Total

Province / Territory / Community Subsidy Value (Derived) % total $ Weight (Kg) % total kg
Total for Nunavut 9,941,398 51.2% 3,103,027 39.1%
Total for Quebec 1,620,738 8.4% 1,296,217 16.3%
Total for Ontario 1,851,505 9.5% 1,477,224 18.6%
Total for Manitoba 1,695,812 8.7% 1,325,416 16.7%
Total for Northwest Territories 1,084,625 5.6% 404,652 5.1%
Total for Newfoundland and Labrador 298,566 1.5% 167,315 2.1%
Total for Saskatchewan 110,310 0.6% 79,606 1.0%
Total for Alberta 76,077 0.4% 53,676 0.7%
Total for Yukon 40,402 0.2% 19,622 0.2%
Total 19,415,415 100% 7,930,697 100%
Note: Numbers may not add up due to rounding.
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