Table 12
Number of new releases by nationality of artist and language of lyrics for the record production and integrated record production and distribution industry, Canada, 2007 and 2009

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Number of new releases by nationality of artist and language of lyrics for the record production and integrated record production and distribution industry, Canada, 2007 and 2009
  2009 2007 r
  number
By Canadian artists  
English lyrics 401 289
French lyrics 94 x
Other 1 77 x
Total 572 586
By non-Canadian artists  
English lyrics 1,383 2,750
French lyrics 164 x
Other 1 384 x
Total 1,931 4,236
All artists  
English lyrics 1,784 3,039
French lyrics 258 248
Other 1 461 1,535
Total 2,503 4,822
1.
Includes instrumental music and lyrics other than English or French.
Note(s):
Due to rounding, components may not add to total. Excludes recordings distributed for another organization, finished products purchased for resale, music videos and singles. Based on the North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) and includes all establishments classified under 512210 record production and 512220 integrated record production and distribution. The surveyed portion includes only data for surveyed establishments weighted to represent other establishments that were eligible for sampling but were not selected. The surveyed portion represents approximately 95% of total industry revenue.