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Infographic: Thanksgiving: Around the harvest table

Released: 2019-10-09

Thanksgiving—what's on the menu? For many Canadians, Thanksgiving weekend signals the true arrival of fall: raking leaves, harvesting vegetable gardens, and enjoying a great meal with family and friends.

Today, Statistics Canada highlights food items served by many Canadians on their Thanksgiving menu, in an infographic titled "Thanksgiving: Around the harvest table". Using data from various sources, this infographic offers interesting facts on production, farm cash receipts and retail prices, and nutritional facts.

  Note to readers

This infographic presents data from several Statistics Canada surveys, as well as from "Nutrient Value of Some Common Foods", Health Canada, 2008, ISBN: 978-0-662-48082-2.


The infographic "Thanksgiving: Around the harvest table" is now available as a part of the Statistics Canada – Infographics series (Catalogue number11-627-M).

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