2018–2019: 1st Quarter (April, May and June 2018)

Table of contents

Overview

Data by product category

This table shows the amount of subsidy that was distributed by product category between April 1, 2018 and June 30, 2018, 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 $ Weight (kg) % total kg
Fruit and vegetables (fresh and frozen) 6,136,556 33.4% 2,210,672 29.5%
Milk (fresh, UHT and canned evaporated) 3,007,637 16.4% 1,193,477 15.9%
Meat, poultry and fish (fresh and frozen) 2,981,013 16.2% 1,177,987 15.7%
Bread and bread products, cereals, crackers, flour and plain fresh and frozen pasta. 2,033,145 11.1% 843,576 11.2%
Cheese, yogourt and other dairy products 1,432,396 7.8% 646,127 8.6%
Unsweetened juice 976,286 5.3% 459,870 6.1%
Eggs and egg substitutes 862,165 4.7% 351,735 4.7%
Combination foods (fresh and frozen) 382,657 2.1% 284,101 3.8%
Cooking oils, margarine, lard, shortening, butter, mayonnaise and salad dressing 194,333 1.1% 184,358 2.5%
Infant formula and foods prepared specifically for infants 267,968 1.5% 100,686 1.3%
Nuts, seeds, peanut butter and other nut butters, tofu and other meat alternatives 83,545 0.5% 30,827 0.4%
Eligible only for the community of Old Crow (Yukon) and Churchill (Manitoba) 10,233 0.1% 10,603 0.1%
Non-prescription drugs 4,791 0.0% 4,742 0.1%
Country Food 223 0.0% 397 0.0%
Total 18,372,948 100% 7,499,158 100%

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, 2018 and June 30, 2018. 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 total amount of subsidy spending between April 1, 2018 and June 30, 2018, by categories of eligible products

The pie graph breaks down the total amount of subsidy spending between April 1, 2018 and June 30, 2018, by categories of eligible products as follows:

  • Perishable fruits and vegetables, including juice: 39%
  • Milk and other perishable dairy products: 24%
  • Perishable meat and alternatives: 21%
  • 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 April 1, 2018 and June 30, 2018, 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 $ Weight (kg) % total kg
Nunavut Baffin 6,310,100 34.4% 1,667,946 22.2%
Kivalliq 1,877,338 10.2% 778,618 10.4%
Kitikmeot 1,097,428 6.0% 438,159 5.8%
Nunavut Total 9,284,865 50.6% 2,884,723 38.5%
Quebec Nunavik (Northern Quebec) 4,220,172 23.0% 1,311,917 17.5%
Quebec North Shore 88,911 0.5% 39,270 0.5%
Québec Total 4,309,084 23.5% 1,351,187 18.0%
Ontario Ontario Total 1,716,915 9.3% 1,369,103 18.3%
Manitoba Manitoba Total 1,532,041 8.3% 1,186,952 15.8%
Northwest Territories Sahtu 450,452 2.5% 181,397 2.4%
Beaufort-Delta 292,020 1.6% 85,289 1.1%
Great Slave Lake 155,649 0.8% 58,938 0.8%
Deh Cho 0 0.0% 0 0.0%
Northwest Territories Total 898,121 4.9% 325,624 4.3%
Newfoundland and Labrador Newfoundland and Labrador Total 415,333 2.3% 234,441 3.1%
Saskatchewan Saskatchewan Total 109,394 0.6% 78,686 1.0%
Yukon Alberta Total 67,400 0.4% 48,753 0.7%
Alberta Yukon Total 39,796 0.2% 19,689 0.3%
Total   18,372,948 100.0% 7,499,158 100%
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, 2018 and June 30, 2018, 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 ($) % total $ Weight (kg) % total kg
Arctic Bay 496,556 2.7% 60,041 0.8%
Arviat 288,952 1.6% 175,711 2.3%
Baker Lake 476,384 2.6% 159,544 2.1%
Cambridge Bay 230,435 1.3% 149,550 2.0%
Cape Dorset 410,739 2.2% 94,743 1.3%
Chesterfield Inlet 91,129 0.5% 31,350 0.4%
Clyde River 439,511 2.4% 70,043 0.9%
Coral harbour 210,076 1.1% 55,024 0.7%
Gjoa Haven 275,786 1.5% 88,108 1.2%
Grise Fiord 276,065 1.5% 17,438 0.2%
Hall Beach 281,714 1.5% 53,146 0.7%
Igloolik 586,500 3.2% 110,924 1.5%
Iqaluit 1,839,870 10.0% 883,977 11.8%
Kimmirut 161,169 0.9% 31,694 0.4%
Kugaaruk 192,899 1.1% 52,620 0.7%
Kugluktuk 213,540 1.2% 93,839 1.3%
Naujaat (Repulse Bay) 251,412 1.4% 65,111 0.9%
Pangnirtung 429,237 2.3% 111,454 1.5%
Pond Inlet 894,262 4.9% 114,180 1.5%
Qikiqtarjuaq 167,669 0.9% 37,126 0.5%
Rankin Inlet 492,385 2.7% 264,187 3.5%
Resolute 237,093 1.3% 23,719 0.3%
Sanikiluaq 89,715 0.5% 59,460 0.8%
Taloyoak 184,767 1.0% 54,043 0.7%
Whale Cove 67,000 0.4% 27,691 0.4%
Total for Nunavut 9,284,865 50.6% 2,884,723 38.5%

Note: Numbers may not add up due to rounding.

Quebec
Community Subsidy ($) % total $ Weight (kg) % total kg
Akulivik 170,859 0.9% 40,320 0.5%
Aupaluk 81,949 0.4% 19,288 0.3%
Chevery 11,135 0.1% 4,962 0.1%
La Romaine (Gethsémani) 28,187 0.2% 12,291 0.2%
Harrington Harbour 1,744 0.0% 773 0.0%
Inukjuak 373,330 2.0% 147,868 2.0%
Ivujivik 157,496 0.9% 31,431 0.4%
Kangiqsualujjuaq 286,484 1.6% 72,423 1.0%
Kangiqsujuaq 280,872 1.5% 58,512 0.8%
Kangirsuk 240,075 1.3% 47,715 0.6%
Kuujjuaq 746,907 4.1% 314,873 4.2%
Kuujjuarapik 366,584 2.0% 195,856 2.6%
La Tabatière 11,468 0.1% 5,090 0.1%
Mutton Bay 773 0.0% 336 0.0%
Puvirnituq 587,714 3.2% 162,749 2.2%
Quaqtaq 172,910 0.9% 34,495 0.5%
Saint-Augustin / Pakuashipi 30,763 0.2% 13,555 0.2%
Salluit 565,466 3.1% 118,791 1.6%
Tasiujaq 109,414 0.6% 28,166 0.4%
Tête-à-la-Baleine 4,838 0.0% 2,172 0.0%
Umiujaq 80,111 0.4% 39,431 0.5%
Total for Quebec 4,309,084 23.5% 1,351,187 18.0%

Note: Numbers may not add up due to rounding.

Ontario
Community Subsidy ($) % total $ Weight (kg) % total kg
Attawapiskat 176,169 1.0% 145,523 1.9%
Bearskin Lake 40,172 0.2% 36,101 0.5%
Big Trout Lake (Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug) 102,733 0.6% 68,974 0.9%
Cat Lake 37,818 0.2% 37,961 0.5%
Deer Lake 65,693 0.4% 54,164 0.7%
Eabamet Lake (Fort Hope) 63,754 0.3% 61,111 0.8%
Favourable Lake (Sandy Lake) 175,447 1.0% 135,951 1.8%
Fort Albany 70,133 0.4% 62,524 0.8%
Fort Severn 85,857 0.5% 36,820 0.5%
Kasabonika 106,836 0.6% 78,375 1.0%
Kashechewan 122,761 0.7% 116,752 1.6%
Keewaywin 34,260 0.2% 26,687 0.4%
Kingfisher Lake 56,078 0.3% 42,099 0.6%
Lansdowne House (Neskantaga) 22,968 0.1% 18,281 0.2%
Muskrat Dam 18,216 0.1% 14,883 0.2%
North Spirit Lake 14,472 0.1% 13,733 0.2%
Ogoki (Marten Falls) 733 0.0% 1,050 0.0%
Peawanuck (Weenusk) 46,419 0.3% 21,357 0.3%
Pikangikum 140,069 0.8% 125,942 1.7%
Poplar Hill 37,750 0.2% 34,594 0.5%
Sachigo Lake 45,439 0.2% 38,172 0.5%
Summer Beaver (Nibinamik) 28,404 0.2% 23,041 0.3%
Wapekeka (Angling Lake) 16,593 0.1% 11,716 0.2%
Wawakapewin 24 0.0% 39 0.0%
Weagamow Lake 64,410 0.4% 51,693 0.7%
Webequie 80,433 0.4% 60,292 0.8%
Wunnummin Lake 63,277 0.3% 51,270 0.7%
Total for Ontario 1,716,915 9.3% 1,369,103 18.3%

Note: Numbers may not add up due to rounding.

Manitoba
Community Subsidy ($) % total $ Weight (kg) % total kg
Berens River 2,556 0.0% 2,204 0.0%
Brochet 40,954 0.2% 34,437 0.5%
Churchill 66,173 0.3% 47,726 0.6%
Gods Lake Narrows 110,768 0.6% 105,528 1.4%
Gods River 41,815 0.2% 39,516 0.5%
Island Lake (Garden Hill) 256,506 1.4% 178,115 2.4%
Granville Lake 0 0% 0 0%
Lac Brochet 57,434 0.3% 45,908 0.6%
Little Grand Rapids 44,218 0.2% 40,191 0.5%
Negginan (Poplar River) 68,905 0.4% 59,932 0.8%
Oxford House 210,604 1.1% 170,270 2.3%
Pauingassi 19,889 0.1% 18,949 0.3%
Red Sucker Lake 63,860 0.3% 46,289 0.6%
Shamattawa 96,842 0.5% 70,594 0.9%
St. Theresa Point 291,653 1.6% 209,236 2.8%
Tadoule Lake 31,305 0.2% 23,144 0.3%
Waasagomach 102,215 0.6% 72,808 1.0%
York Landing 26,343 0.1% 22,105 0.3%
Total for Manitoba 1,532,041 8.3% 1,186,952 15.8%

Note: Numbers may not add up due to rounding.

Northwest Territories
Community Subsidy ($) % total $ Weight (kg) % total kg
Aklavik 32,149 0.2% 21,864 0.3%
Colville Lake 48,254 0.3% 9,874 0.1%
Déline 97,420 0.5% 39,902 0.5%
Fort Good Hope (K'asho Got'ine) 103,759 0.6% 38,945 0.5%
Gametì (Rae Lakes) 30,847 0.2% 11,721 0.2%
Lutselk'e 49,964 0.3% 19,235 0.3%
Norman Wells 132,089 0.7% 64,476 0.9%
Paulatuk 67,828 0.4% 19,438 0.3%
Trout Lake 0 0% 0 0%
Sachs Harbour 52,598 0.3% 9,296 0.1%
Tuktoyaktuk 8,061 0.0% 3,355 0.0%
Tulita 68,929 0.4% 28,200 0.4%
Ulukhaktok (Holman) 131,384 0.7% 31,337 0.4%
Wekweèti (Snare Lake) 9,377 0.1% 3,564 0.0%
Whati 65,462 0.4% 24,419 0.3%
Total for Northwest Territories 898,121 4.9% 325,624 4.3%

Note: Numbers may not add up due to rounding.

Newfoundland and Labrador
Community Subsidy ($) % total $ Weight (kg) % total kg
Black Tickle 15,221 0.1% 9,195 0.1%
Hopedale 50,331 0.3% 31,898 0.4%
Makkovik 32,510 0.2% 24,567 0.3%
Nain 166,743 0.9% 71,853 1.0%
Natuashish 104,491 0.6% 59,956 0.8%
Postville 19,215 0.1% 13,321 0.2%
Rigolet 26,822 0.1% 23,651 0.3%
Total for Newfoundland and Labrador 415,333 2.3% 234,441 3.1%

Note: Numbers may not add up due to rounding.

Saskatchewan
Community Subsidy ($) % total $ Weight (kg) % total kg
Fond-du-Lac 51,479 0.3% 37,921 0.5%
Uranium City 5,182 0.0% 3,491 0.0%
Wollaston Lake 52,732 0.3% 37,274 0.5%
Total for Saskatchewan 109,394 0.6% 78,686 1.0%

Note: Numbers may not add up due to rounding.

Alberta
Community Subsidy ($) % total $ Weight (kg) % total kg
Fort Chipewyan 67,400 0.4% 48,753 0.7%
Total for Alberta 67,400 0.4% 48,753 0.7%

Note: Numbers may not add up due to rounding.

Yukon
Community Subsidy ($) % total $ Weight (kg) % total kg
Old Crow 39,796 0.2% 19,689 0.3%
Total for Yukon 39,796 0.2% 19,689 0.3%

Note: Numbers may not add up due to rounding

Total
Province / Territory Subsidy ($) % total $ Weight (kg) % total kg
Total for Nunavut 9,284,865 50.6% 2,884,723 38.5%
Total for Quebec 4,309,084 23.5% 1,351,187 18.0%
Total for Ontario 1,716,915 9.3% 1,369,103 18.3%
Total for Manitoba 1,532,041 8.3% 1,186,952 15.8%
Total for Northwest Territories 898,121 4.9% 325,624 4.3%
Total for Newfoundland and Labrador 415,333 2.3% 234,441 3.1%
Total for Saskatchewan 109,394 0.6% 78,686 1.0%
Total for Alberta 67,400 0.4% 48,753 0.7%
Yukon 39,796 0.2% 19,689 0.3%
Total 18,372,948 100% 7,499,158 100%

Note: Numbers may not add up due to rounding

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