Summary - Canadian Industry Statistics

Animal Production and aquaculture - 112

Definition

This subsector comprises establishments, such as ranches, farms and feedlots, primarily engaged in raising animals, producing animal products and fattening animals. Industries have been created taking into account input factors such as suitable grazing or pasture land, specialized buildings, type of equipment, and the amount and type of labour required.

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    An establishment is classified to a NAICS industry or a national level industry within this subsector provided that fifty percent or more of the establishment's agricultural production consists of the products of that industry. Establishments with fifty percent or more animal production and with no one product or family of products of an industry accounting for fifty percent of the production are treated as combination animal farms and classified to 11299, All Other Animal Production.

    Exclusions

    No exclusions are specified in the 2012 NAICS Canada manual.

Information on the number and size of businesses for 2016.

Establishments

79,080

0-99 Employees

99.8%

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Average revenue

$839.7
thousand

Profitable

35%

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Newfoundland and Labrador

65.6%

New Brunswick

14.4%

Salaries and wages

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Exports

$3.7
billion

Imports

$951.9
million

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