Table 3 
Retail sales at 2017 constant prices, by industry — Seasonally adjusted 

Retail sales at 2017 constant prices, by industry — Seasonally adjusted
  March 2023 February 2024r March 2024p February to March 2024 March 2023 to March 2024
  millions of dollarsmillions of dollarsmillions of dollars % change% change
Total retail trade at 2017 constant prices1 57,401 58,158 57,941 -0.4 0.9
Total excluding motor vehicle and parts dealers 42,247 42,964 42,621 -0.8 0.9
Total excluding motor vehicle and parts dealers and gasoline stations and fuel vendors 37,102 37,455 37,203 -0.7 0.3
Motor vehicle and parts dealers 15,154 15,194 15,320 0.8 1.1
New car dealers 11,818 11,917 12,021 0.9 1.7
Used car dealers 1,204 1,201 1,174 -2.2 -2.5
Other motor vehicle dealers 1,084 1,068 1,098 2.8 1.3
Automotive parts, accessories and tire retailers 1,047 1,007 1,026 1.9 -2.0
Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers 3,865 3,823 3,865 1.1 0.0
Food and beverage retailers 10,254 10,004 9,940 -0.6 -3.1
Supermarkets and other grocery retailers (except convenience retailers) 7,139 7,063 7,042 -0.3 -1.4
Convenience retailers and vending machine operators 578 539 538 -0.2 -6.9
Specialty food retailers 686 652 646 -0.9 -5.8
Beer, wine and liquor retailers 1,851 1,751 1,714 -2.1 -7.4
Furniture, home furnishings, electronics and appliances retailers 3,574 3,635 3,589 -1.3 0.4
Furniture retailers 1,020 1,068 1,077 0.8 5.6
Floor covering, window treatment and other home furnishing retailers 679 623 591 -5.1 -13.0
Electronics and appliances retailers 1,875 1,944 1,921 -1.2 2.5
General merchandise retailers 7,344 7,940 7,904 -0.5 7.6
Health and personal care retailers 5,052 5,318 5,270 -0.9 4.3
Gasoline stations and fuel vendors 5,145 5,509 5,418 -1.7 5.3
Clothing, clothing accessories, shoes, jewellery, luggage and leather goods retailers 3,451 3,493 3,435 -1.7 -0.5
Clothing and clothing accessories retailers 2,732 2,759 2,730 -1.1 -0.1
Shoe retailers 405 419 404 -3.6 -0.2
Jewellery, luggage and leather goods retailers 315 316 301 -4.7 -4.4
Sporting goods, hobby, musical instrument, book and miscellaneous retailers 3,563 3,241 3,201 -1.2 -10.2
Sporting goods, hobby, musical instrument and book retailers and news dealers 1,272 1,260 1,277 1.3 0.4
Miscellaneous store retailers 2,290 1,981 1,924 -2.9 -16.0
Cannabis retailers 509 529 525 -0.8 3.1
r
revised
p
preliminary
Note(s):
Figures may not add up to totals as a result of rounding.
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