Changes made by businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic, by business characteristics

Frequency: Occasional Monthly

Table: 33-10-0230-01

Geography: Canada

This table displays the results of Changes made by businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic, by business characteristics.
The table type is Simple.
The information is grouped by Business characteristics (appearing as row headers).
For the column header, Row 1 is Changes made to adapt to the COVID-19 situation.
Business characteristicsAltered methods of production Altered products or services offered to customers Discontinued a product or service Added new ways to interact with or sell to customers Increased use of virtual connections internally Increased use of virtual connections externally or e-commerce Voluntarily closed temporarily Closed temporarily as mandated by government Closed permanently Invested in equipment to produce new products or expand existing product lines Postponed a merger or acquisition Temporarily halted exports Cancelled contracts Altered research and development Increased maintenance costs Decreased maintenance costs Other changes made to adapt to COVID-19 situation No changes made to adapt to COVID-19 situation Changes made to adapt to COVID-19 situation, unknown
Percent
Canada, all provinces and territories 17.935.431.145.438.136.520.532.11.05.15.92.621.06.915.411.73.17.21.4
Newfoundland and Labrador 18.038.132.644.436.429.320.928.90.05.01.71.323.02.510.011.72.17.12.1
Prince Edward Island 18.139.231.347.034.936.117.528.30.04.27.82.419.310.212.79.61.212.71.8
Nova Scotia 19.838.234.344.640.036.120.524.11.63.74.62.318.25.716.112.23.28.00.7
New Brunswick 21.539.528.546.838.833.523.032.80.04.54.32.319.04.513.810.81.08.32.0
Quebec 23.629.424.945.535.628.913.748.51.55.27.54.526.59.118.88.53.26.71.0
Ontario 16.636.032.644.039.639.121.936.11.05.45.92.820.67.314.111.82.76.11.3
Manitoba 15.841.034.249.441.039.721.023.40.83.56.72.119.55.818.213.64.28.01.9
Saskatchewan 19.136.934.147.038.537.219.728.31.15.24.51.415.85.515.410.53.38.21.9
Alberta 16.334.729.346.537.238.719.723.10.84.36.72.021.25.416.013.63.28.51.8
British Columbia 15.836.732.645.837.637.224.520.21.06.54.81.920.06.913.913.14.07.41.5
Territories 1 11.933.036.942.030.134.129.523.31.12.87.41.715.95.719.911.94.09.11.1
North American Industry Classification System (NAICS), all industries 17.935.431.145.438.136.520.532.11.05.15.92.621.06.915.411.73.17.21.4
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting [11]23.418.313.437.322.429.07.910.50.84.86.54.011.45.822.85.13.920.63.7
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction [21]20.718.219.735.948.531.320.711.61.53.08.62.525.39.113.616.73.08.13.0
Utilities [22]13.543.829.249.442.738.216.918.00.07.95.61.120.27.922.57.96.76.70.0
Construction [23]22.625.821.836.229.623.017.332.71.02.94.90.721.52.018.76.52.38.52.1
Manufacturing [31-33]43.925.317.148.148.843.917.720.00.86.86.49.412.116.824.012.14.05.90.9
Wholesale trade [41]11.035.326.454.843.840.416.120.50.32.48.67.515.84.816.412.72.18.60.7
Retail trade [44-45]12.146.837.660.826.337.829.242.91.24.46.13.015.23.220.510.92.23.00.9
Transportation and warehousing [48-49]12.836.320.445.730.023.58.912.80.83.18.96.518.04.424.011.22.610.72.9
Information and cultural industries [51]21.743.325.542.760.551.617.819.70.06.41.95.129.321.79.617.85.17.60.6
Finance and insurance [52]24.139.913.666.465.763.319.08.50.29.57.30.210.24.116.86.33.25.80.2
Real estate and rental and leasing [53]10.836.526.150.947.143.519.120.01.12.39.20.024.31.815.512.42.98.62.3
Professional, scientific and technical services [54]18.937.319.152.250.754.713.014.00.46.65.31.416.411.410.49.23.69.41.0
Management of companies and enterprises [55]11.433.314.648.045.548.813.810.60.06.513.82.419.53.310.67.33.315.40.8
Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services [56]21.843.632.747.332.740.014.59.10.07.31.81.820.05.514.57.35.510.91.8
Educational services [61]11.848.547.646.250.642.622.854.71.210.43.61.529.08.37.418.34.43.00.6
Health care and social assistance [62]9.344.950.344.838.037.423.051.81.04.65.90.810.25.614.912.42.93.10.6
Arts, entertainment and recreation [71]15.133.450.331.543.531.528.863.41.76.64.83.752.811.17.217.22.32.60.6
Accommodation and food services [72]16.841.453.537.717.116.335.647.81.84.54.70.327.43.813.218.52.82.90.7
Other services (except public administration) [81]13.235.833.242.837.033.121.335.91.34.25.51.622.15.311.812.43.27.01.9
Public administration [91]21.442.942.953.685.771.428.639.30.03.60.00.021.40.021.47.13.60.03.6
Business size of employment, all employment sizes 2 17.935.431.145.438.136.520.532.11.05.15.92.621.06.915.411.73.17.21.4
0 employees 9.924.728.729.617.925.919.731.01.43.73.62.820.45.38.36.74.114.62.4
1 to 4 employees 13.232.930.339.228.932.220.530.71.14.55.02.621.35.811.39.72.68.81.6
5 to 19 employees 21.341.434.351.239.737.621.536.30.75.86.82.421.86.817.613.02.84.11.0
20 to 99 employees 26.539.530.757.054.843.218.530.91.06.76.82.920.69.423.815.53.13.70.6
100 to 249 employees 23.839.431.956.670.455.018.827.21.15.07.52.520.48.422.616.74.12.50.5
250 to 499 employees 31.840.431.458.778.959.626.031.40.45.413.02.720.29.920.618.83.10.42.7
500 or more employees 23.545.226.171.088.764.229.430.00.65.811.33.918.712.324.519.73.51.01.0
Business type, all businesses 17.935.431.145.438.136.520.532.11.05.15.92.621.06.915.411.73.17.21.4
Government agencies 3 18.845.938.359.472.955.621.845.90.06.03.00.826.37.520.313.53.85.31.5
Private sector businesses 18.033.729.344.834.934.919.830.51.05.06.22.819.46.515.711.23.07.71.5
Non-profit organizations 16.552.949.850.369.251.628.348.10.86.12.51.639.011.211.516.74.02.10.7
Majority ownership, all ownerships 4 17.935.431.145.438.136.520.532.11.05.15.92.621.06.915.411.73.17.21.4
Majority ownership, woman 14.138.239.344.430.334.324.543.81.26.25.02.024.36.111.910.83.35.30.9
Majority ownership, First Nations, Métis or Inuit 19.840.633.341.537.737.223.233.82.46.39.72.424.211.120.310.65.33.90.5
Majority ownership, visible minority 15.539.835.645.836.834.324.334.31.28.85.63.519.98.319.414.83.55.11.2
Majority ownership, immigrant to Canada 15.332.032.038.528.329.922.929.51.86.64.94.218.36.016.610.83.28.91.7
Majority ownership, person with a disability 16.044.339.643.429.240.628.334.94.76.66.61.921.76.620.88.58.56.60.0
Majority ownership, other 19.234.928.846.341.037.819.429.30.94.76.12.620.57.016.111.83.07.61.5


DOI: https://doi.org/10.25318/3310023001-eng

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