The Daily Wednesday, October 9, 2019
October 9, 2019
StatsCannabis data availability: Crowdsourced cannabis prices, third quarter 2019
The Government of Canada legalized the production and sale of cannabis for non-medical purposes on October 17, 2018. Prior to legalization, Statistics Canada updated the StatsCannabis crowdsourcing application to capture changes in consumer behaviours resulting from the newly legal status of cannabis. Updates included additional questions on the source of supply (legal or illegal) and first-time use, in addition to the original questions on price, location, consumption, quality and quantity purchased.
Quarterly estimates of business entry and exit, second quarter 2019
Quarterly estimates on the number of firm entries and exits in the business sector, with associated employment, broken down by North American Industry Classification System industry, are now available for the second quarter.
Environment Fact Sheets: Household food consumption and Canadian greenhouse gas emissions, 2015
In 2015, Canadian households were responsible for 42% of Canada’s total greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, including both the direct emissions related to household fuel use (44%) and the indirect emissions related to household spending on goods and services (56%).
Visitor Travel Survey, 2018
Final annual data for the 2018 Visitor Travel Survey are now available. Data tables, including statistical profiles of international travellers visiting Canada, are available upon request.
Canadians with a seeing disability, 2017
The infographic “Canadians with a seeing disability, 2017” is now available.
Infographic: Thanksgiving: Around the harvest table
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.