Table 2 
Retail sales by industry – Seasonally adjusted 

Retail sales by industry – Seasonally adjusted
  September
2016
August
2017r
September
2017p
August to September 2017 September 2016 to September 2017
  millions of dollarsmillions of dollarsmillions of dollars % change% change
Total retail trade (current dollars) 46,181 49,016 49,061 0.1 6.2
Total retail trade (2012 chained dollars) 44,795 47,059 46,799 -0.6 4.5
Total (current dollars) excluding motor vehicle and parts dealers 34,096 35,860 35,971 0.3 5.5
Total (current dollars) excluding motor vehicle and parts dealers and gasoline stations 29,434 30,762 30,741 -0.1 4.4
Motor vehicle and parts dealers 12,085 13,155 13,090 -0.5 8.3
New car dealers 9,766 10,659 10,610 -0.5 8.6
Used car dealers 812 941 895 -4.9 10.3
Other motor vehicle dealers 794 776 806 3.9 1.6
Automotive parts, accessories and tire stores 713 779 779 -0.0 9.2
Furniture and home furnishings stores 1,508 1,525 1,560 2.3 3.4
Furniture stores 927 965 978 1.3 5.4
Home furnishings stores 581 560 583 4.0 0.3
Electronics and appliance stores 1,318 1,428 1,410 -1.3 7.0
Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers 2,727 3,088 3,169 2.6 16.2
Food and beverage stores 9,879 9,973 10,007 0.3 1.3
Supermarkets and other grocery (except convenience) stores 6,798 6,818 6,836 0.3 0.6
Convenience stores 662 635 658 3.7 -0.5
Specialty food stores 592 633 633 0.0 7.0
Beer, wine and liquor stores 1,827 1,887 1,879 -0.4 2.9
Health and personal care stores 3,707 3,906 3,878 -0.7 4.6
Gasoline stations 4,662 5,098 5,229 2.6 12.2
Clothing and clothing accessories stores 2,696 2,872 2,793 -2.8 3.6
Clothing stores 2,080 2,225 2,150 -3.4 3.3
Shoe stores 340 348 335 -3.7 -1.4
Jewellery, luggage and leather goods stores 276 299 308 3.0 11.7
Sporting goods, hobby, book and music stores 1,038 1,071 1,054 -1.5 1.5
General merchandise stores 5,368 5,680 5,681 0.0 5.8
Miscellaneous store retailers 1,192 1,219 1,189 -2.4 -0.2
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 080-0027.
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