Statistics 2015 - Quarter 1

Table "A"
Comparative Data Between Last Twelve-month Period and Cumulative Period
(Number and Percent of all investments)
  Last 12 Months
04/01/2014 – 03/31/2015
Cumulative Total
06/30/1985 – 03/31/2015
No. % No. %
Acquisitions 537 74.90 16,103 76.78
New Businesses 180 25.10 4,871 23.22
Totals: 717 100.0 20,974 100.0
Acquisitions
Reviewed and Approved Applications 14 2.61 1,703 10.58
Notifications Only 523 97.39 14,400 89.42
Totals: 537 100.0 16,103 100.0
Acquisitions
Direct 458 85.29 13,748 85.38
Indirect 79 14.71 2,355 14.62
Totals: 537 100.0 16,103 100.0
Source of Investments
United States 398 55.51 12,562 59.89
Japan 15 2.09 641 3.06
EC 171 23.85 4,842 23.09
Other Countries 133 18.55 2,929 13.96
Totals: 717 100.0 20,974 100.0
Destination of Investments
Ontario 293 40.86 11,297 53.86
Quebec 108 15.06 3,156 15.05
British Columbia 148 20.64 2,524 12.03
Other Provinces and Territories 168 23.43 3,997 19.06
Totals: 717 100.0 20,974 100.0
Investments By Sector
Resources 97 13.53 1,699 8.10
Manufacturing 139 19.39 5,697 27.16
Wholesale and Retail Trades 101 14.09 4,793 22.85
Business & Services Industries 265 36.96 5,901 28.13
Other Services 115 16.04 2,884 13.75
Totals: 717 100.0 20,974 100.0

Note: Data may not add exactly, due to rounding.

Table 1
Number of Investments
  1st Quarter Cumulative Total
06/30/1985 – 03/31/2015
2014 2015
Acquisitions 151 134 16,103
Direct 125 116 13,748
Indirect 26 18 2,355
Reviewed and Approved Applications 4 1 1,703
Direct 4 1 1,354
IncidentalFootnote a 0 0 203
Indirect 0 0 146
Notifications Only 147 133 14,400
Direct 121 115 12,191
Indirect 26 18 2,209
New Businesses 45 39 4,871
Totals: 196 173 20,974

Footnotes

Footnote a

Direct, but part of an international transaction.

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Note: Data may be different than previously reported due to minor adjustments.

Table 2
Value of Investments
(Assets acquired or planned investment in $)
  1st Quarter Cumulative Total
06/30/1985 – 03/31/2015
2014 2015
Acquisitions 11,358,129 5,036,701 1,134,925,764
Direct 8,983,285 4,039,371 833,688,963
Indirect 2,374,844 997,330 301,236,801
Reviewed and Approved Applications 5,669,891 643,928 698,647,268
Direct 5,669,891 643,928 621,312,679
IncidentalFootnote b 0 0 44,142,059
Indirect 0 0 33,192,530
Notifications Only 5,688,238 4,392,773 436,278,496
Direct 3,313,394 3,395,443 168,234,225
Indirect 2,374,844 997,330 268,044,271
New Businesses 590,150 326,497 27,400,657
Totals: 11,948,279 5,363,198 1,162,326,421

Footnotes

Footnote b

Direct, but part of an international transaction.

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Note: Data may be different than previously reported due to minor adjustments.

Table 3
Source of Investments
(Number of Investments)
  1st Quarter Cumulative Total
06/30/1985 –
03/31/2015
2014 2015
No. % No. % No. %
United States 98 50.00 100 57.80 12,562 59.89
Japan 7 3.57 3 1.73 641 3.06
United Kingdom 8 4.08 6 3.47 1,777 8.47
France 19 9.69 5 2.89 1,054 5.03
Germany 6 3.06 6 3.47 773 3.69
Other EC 18 9.18 18 10.40 1,238 5.90
All Others 40 20.41 35 20.23 2,929 13.96
Totals: 196 100.00 173 100.00 20,974 100.00

Other EC = Belgium, Denmark, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain.

Note: Data may be different than previously reported due to minor adjustments.

Table 4
Destination of Investments
(Number of Investments)
  1st Quarter Cumulative Total
06/30/1985 –
03/31/2015
2014 2015
No. % No. % No. %
Total Atlantic 8 4.08 11 6.36 660 3.15
Newfoundland 0 0.00 1 0.58 77 0.37
Prince Edward Island 0 0.00 1 0.58 27 0.13
New Brunswick 3 1.53 4 2.31 194 0.92
Nova Scotia 5 2.55 5 2.89 362 1.73
Quebec 28 14.29 31 17.92 3,156 15.05
Ontario 82 41.84 69 39.88 11,297 53.86
Total Prairies 52 26.53 23 13.29 3,295 15.71
Manitoba 2 1.02 3 1.73 349 1.66
Saskatchewan 5 2.55 3 1.73 263 1.25
Alberta 45 22.96 17 9.83 2,683 12.79
Total BC / North 26 13.27 39 22.54 2,566 12.23
British Columbia 26 13.27 39 22.54 2,524 12.03
Yukon 0 0.00 0 0.00 28 0.13
Northwest Territories 0 0.00 0 0.00 13 0.06
Nunavut 0 0.00 0 0.00 1 0.00
Totals: 196 100.00 173 100.00 20,974 100.00

Note: Data may be different than previously reported due to minor adjustments.

Table 5
Investments By Sector
(Number of Investments)
  1st Quarter Cumulative Total
06/30/1985 – 03/31/2015
2014 2015
No. % No. % No. %
Resources 33 16.84 26 15.03 1,699 8.10
Manufacturing 39 19.90 38 21.97 5,697 27.16
Wholesale and Retail Trades 34 17.35 26 15.03 4,793 22.85
Business & Services
IndustriesFootnote c
58 29.59 55 31.79 5,901 28.13
Other ServicesFootnote d 32 16.33 28 16.18 2,884 13.75
Totals: 196 100.00 173 100.00 20,974 100.00

Footnotes

Footnote c

Includes: business, education, health, social services, accommodation, food, beverage and other services industries.

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Footnote d

Includes: construction, transportation and storage, communication and other utilities, finance and insurance industries and real estate businesses.

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Note: Data may be different than previously reported due to minor adjustments.

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