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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
 
  2021 Mar #NA #NA #NA 30,228 92.3 -45.8
  Feb 68,931 1.4 6.1 15,718 -20.7 -63.1
  Jan 67,974 -17.4 19.2 19,814 2.2 -52.1
 
  2020 Dec 82,332 12.2 24.3 19,378 -0.3 -57.5
  Nov 73,381 1.6 16.8 19,439 -10.8 -58.0
  Oct 72,249 -3.7 14.0 21,788 4.9 -57.2
  Sep 75,016 -2.4 15.4 20,768 8.1 -57.2
  Aug 76,850 -5.8 14.1 19,203 -12.7 -61.2
  Jul 81,539 5.2 21.2 21,995 -25.7 -49.3
  Jun 77,492 6.4 15.2 29,607 9.0 -25.1
  May 72,804 26.2 9.9 27,153 -12.0 -31.1
  Apr 57,708 -17.8 -7.0 30,839 -44.7 -43.3
  Mar 70,194 8.1 0.8 55,804 31.0 -15.4
 
   
Annual Totals    
   
2020861,55810.9349,952-40.4
2019776,573-1.4587,172-14.7
2018787,9232.5688,2375.8
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
   

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 (1999-2019)

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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