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Retail and Wholesale Trade


These industries are involved in selling consumer goods and related service to the general public. Statistics Canada releases monthly sales information, as well as detailed annual financial statistics for this sector.

Northwest Territories
Retail Sales and Wholesale Trade
Monthly: $thousands (Raw)
 
Retail

Wholesale
    All Stores (Raw)
(V52367333)
% Change from Prev Period
% Change from Prev Year
Total Sales (Raw)
(V52367804)
% Change from Prev Period
% Change from Prev Year
 
  2020 Apr 58,145 -18.0 -7.9 30,847 -45.8 -43.4
  Mar 70,884 7.4 0.1 56,913 27.6 -13.5
  Feb 65,986 12.1 10.0 44,616 -13.1 -16.6
  Jan 58,869 -12.3 1.9 51,358 -9.2 1.7
 
  2019 Dec 67,130 5.9 0.1 56,558 -6.4 26.7
  Nov 63,362 -1.2 -0.7 60,397 23.7 4.7
  Oct 64,112 -1.8 2.0 48,838 1.7 -14.7
  Sep 65,292 -3.5 -1.6 48,033 16.6 -10.3
  Aug 67,654 -0.1 1.4 41,190 -5.2 -32.6
  Jul 67,752 -0.7 -1.8 43,457 -20.0 -18.0
  Jun 68,228 1.0 -3.9 54,321 -1.0 -18.1
  May 67,581 7.1 -0.4 54,856 0.6 -4.5
  Apr 63,121 -10.9 3.0 54,547 -17.1 -9.8
 
   
Annual Totals    
   
2019782,845-0.7632,023-8.3
2018788,1762.5689,4236.0
2017768,8682.0650,283-5.6
2016753,548-8.3689,1067.2
2015821,5215.3643,095-6.7
2014780,5062.8689,1973.4
2013759,3770.8666,262-5.5
2012753,5763.6705,23314.0
2011727,1642.5618,6899.5
2010709,6762.4564,8152.3
   

Downloadable Data

Table 1 Retail Trade by Province and Territory
Table 2 Wholesale Trade by Province and Territory
Table 3 NWT Annual Retail and Wholesale Financial Statistics (1999-2018)

For more detailed information on retail sales or wholesale trade in the Northwest Territories or for comparisons with Canada or other provincial or territorial jurisdictions see TSR System.

 
 
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