Summary - Canadian Industry Statistics

Convenience Stores - 44512

Definition

This industry comprises establishments, known as convenience stores, primarily engaged in retailing a limited line of convenience items that generally includes milk, bread, soft drinks, snacks, tobacco products, newspapers and magazines.

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    These establishments may retail a limited line of canned goods, dairy products, household paper and cleaning products, as well as alcoholic beverages, and provide related services, such as lottery ticket sales and video rental.

    Example Activities:
    Confectionery stores, convenience
    Variety and convenience store

    Exclusions

    Establishments primarily engaged in:
    convenience stores that sell gasoline (447110, Gasoline Stations with Convenience Stores)

Information on the number and size of businesses for 2016.

Establishments

13,267

0-99 Employees

99.9%

View financial data for 2016 based on industry averages for SME's.

Average revenue

$621.2
thousand

Profitable

74.3%

Salaries and wages

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Find 2015 data for stores on total operating revenues, total expenses and net revenues.

Net revenue

$362.5
million

Total expenses

$8.7
billion
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