Table 2 
Retail sales by industry – Seasonally adjusted 

Retail sales by industry – Seasonally adjusted
  December
2014
November
2015r
December
2015p
November to December 2015 December 2014 to December 2015
  millions of dollarsmillions of dollarsmillions of dollars % change% change
Total retail trade (current dollars) 42,124 44,182 43,208 -2.2 2.6
Total retail trade (2007 chained dollars) 40,742 41,913 40,934 -2.3 0.5
Total (current dollars) excluding motor vehicle and parts dealers 31,965 32,733 32,200 -1.6 0.7
Total (current dollars) excluding motor vehicle and parts dealers and gasoline stations 27,151 28,212 27,730 -1.7 2.1
Motor vehicle and parts dealers 10,159 11,449 11,008 -3.9 8.4
New car dealers 8,313 9,440 9,051 -4.1 8.9
Used car dealers 569 696 679 -2.5 19.2
Other motor vehicle dealers 637 656 611 -6.7 -4.1
Automotive parts, accessories and tire stores 640 657 667 1.5 4.2
Furniture and home furnishings stores 1,331 1,437 1,445 0.5 8.5
Furniture stores 848 927 919 -0.9 8.4
Home furnishings stores 483 510 525 3.0 8.7
Electronics and appliance stores 1,255 1,239 1,202 -3.0 -4.2
Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers 2,402 2,567 2,554 -0.5 6.3
Food and beverage stores 9,513 9,562 9,451 -1.2 -0.7
Supermarkets and other grocery (except convenience) stores 6,644 6,602 6,486 -1.7 -2.4
Convenience stores 594 623 624 0.2 5.1
Specialty food stores 524 526 529 0.6 0.8
Beer, wine and liquor stores 1,750 1,812 1,812 0.0 3.5
Health and personal care stores 3,057 3,257 3,180 -2.4 4.0
Gasoline stations 4,813 4,521 4,470 -1.1 -7.1
Clothing and clothing accessories stores 2,345 2,615 2,522 -3.6 7.5
Clothing stores 1,842 2,062 1,989 -3.6 8.0
Shoe stores 258 296 280 -5.4 8.5
Jewellery, luggage and leather goods stores 245 256 252 -1.6 2.9
Sporting goods, hobby, book and music stores 975 1,056 1,032 -2.3 5.8
General merchandise stores 5,340 5,482 5,360 -2.2 0.4
Miscellaneous store retailers 933 996 984 -1.2 5.4
r
revised
p
preliminary
Note(s):
Figures may not add up to totals as a result of rounding.
Source(s):
CANSIM tables 080-0020 and 080-0024.
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