Retail sales by industry – Seasonally adjusted
|September to October 2020||October 2019 to October 2020|
|millions of dollars||millions of dollars||millions of dollars||% change||% change|
|Total retail trade (current dollars)||50,800||54,387||54,590||0.4||7.5|
|Total retail trade (2012 chained dollars)||47,024||50,260||50,377||0.2||7.1|
|Total (current dollars) excluding motor vehicle and parts dealers||37,311||39,875||39,861||-0.0||6.8|
|Total (current dollars) excluding motor vehicle and parts dealers and gasoline stations||32,009||35,309||35,421||0.3||10.7|
|Motor vehicle and parts dealers||13,489||14,512||14,729||1.5||9.2|
|New car dealers||10,777||11,433||11,528||0.8||7.0|
|Used car dealers||999||1,105||1,147||3.7||14.8|
|Other motor vehicle dealers||858||1,046||1,102||5.4||28.4|
|Automotive parts, accessories and tire stores||854||929||953||2.6||11.5|
|Furniture and home furnishings stores||1,570||1,744||1,859||6.6||18.4|
|Home furnishings stores||579||621||631||1.6||9.0|
|Electronics and appliance stores||1,134||1,315||1,307||-0.6||15.2|
|Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers||3,129||3,828||3,937||2.9||25.8|
|Food and beverage stores||10,786||11,849||11,675||-1.5||8.2|
|Supermarkets and other grocery (except convenience) stores||7,448||8,151||8,029||-1.5||7.8|
|Specialty food stores||675||742||760||2.5||12.5|
|Beer, wine and liquor stores||2,025||2,249||2,176||-3.2||7.5|
|Health and personal care stores||3,891||4,290||4,316||0.6||10.9|
|Clothing and clothing accessories stores||2,967||2,665||2,610||-2.1||-12.0|
|Jewellery, luggage and leather goods stores||323||305||305||0.2||-5.4|
|Sporting goods, hobby, book and music stores||1,006||1,074||1,201||11.8||19.4|
|General merchandise stores||6,081||6,814||6,768||-0.7||11.3|
|Miscellaneous store retailers||1,444||1,730||1,747||1.0||20.9|
Figures may not add up to totals as a result of rounding.
Tables 20-10-0008-01 and 20-10-0078-01.
Table note 1
Data for this Canadian industry are presented in unadjusted form as there is no seasonal pattern established by official statistics yet.
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