Summary - Canadian Industry Statistics

General Merchandise Stores - 452

Definition

This subsector comprises establishments primarily engaged in: retailing a general line of merchandise that may, or may not, include a general line of grocery items.

Exclusions

Establishments primarily engaged in:
retailing a general line of building and home improvement materials (444110, Home Centres)
retailing a general line of grocery items (see 445110 Supermarkets and other grocery (except
convenience) stores)
retailing a general line of used goods (see 453310 Used merchandise stores)
retailing a general line of goods by means of electronic shopping, mail-order, or direct sale (see 454
Non-store retailers)

Information on the number and size of businesses for 2016.

Establishments

10,283

0-99 Employees

88.7%

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

Average revenue

$513.4
thousand

Profitable

72.1%

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Nunavut

14.8%

Prince Edward Island

3.7%

Salaries and wages

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Retail revenues and expenses

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