This subsector comprises establishments primarily engaged in retailing a specialized or general line of building and home improvement materials, lawn and garden equipment and supplies, outdoor power equipment, and nursery and garden products.

NAIC Code

444

Comparability

US - Canadian and United States industries are comparable

Employment Trend in EMO* Region

Number of People Employed / Year
* EMO represents Elgin, Middlesex and Oxford Counties
Sources: OMAFRA - EMSI ANALYST CANADIAN DATASET,OMAFRA ANALYST - EMSI CANADIAN DATASET

Yearly Average Earnings

36,164
2018
Sources: OMAFRA - EMSI ANALYST CANADIAN DATASET

Number of Employers by Employee Size Range

Location Date
1-4
5-9
10-19
20-49
50-99
100-199
200-499
500+
0 Payroll Employees
Canada 2009 - Jun 2,790 2,255 1,703 1,027 297 93 152 0 3,305
Canada 2010 - Jun 2,794 2,250 1,654 1,041 292 98 158 0 3,168
Canada 2011 - Jun 2,753 2,248 1,672 1,082 303 227 51 0 3,268
Canada 2012 - Jun 2,776 2,253 1,714 1,092 323 242 53 0 3,229
Canada 2012 - Dec 2,867 2,234 1,754 1,101 323 247 52 0 3,569
Canada 2013 - Jun 2,974 2,237 1,730 1,133 326 245 55 0 3,683
Canada 2013 - Dec 3,015 2,245 1,606 1,133 326 237 44 1 3,668
Canada 2014 - Jun 3,070 2,214 1,617 1,139 326 234 45 0 3,708
Canada 2014 - Dec 2,882 2,159 1,621 1,117 329 227 48 0 4,447
Canada 2015 - Jun 2,876 2,161 1,610 1,143 309 262 34 0 4,616
Canada 2015 - Dec 2,857 2,132 1,650 1,171 334 272 29 0 4,458
Canada 2016 - Jun 2,797 2,141 1,688 1,171 357 243 36 0 4,504
Canada 2016 - Dec 2,761 2,180 1,676 1,190 355 244 35 0 4,367
Canada 2017 - Jun 2,721 2,300 1,626 1,200 362 242 35 0 4,314
Canada 2017 - Dec 2,663 2,321 1,623 1,235 381 253 36 1 4,214
Canada 2018 - Jun 2,628 2,290 1,638 1,172 380 248 36 0 4,336
Canada 2018 - Dec 2,594 2,305 1,696 1,137 401 272 67 0 4,296
Elgin (Excluding St. Thomas) 2009 - Jun 4 5 6 0 0 0 0 0 7
Elgin (Excluding St. Thomas) 2010 - Jun 6 3 6 0 0 0 0 0 6
Elgin (Excluding St. Thomas) 2011 - Jun 4 5 7 0 0 0 0 0 7
Elgin (Excluding St. Thomas) 2012 - Jun 5 5 6 0 0 0 0 0 7
Elgin (Excluding St. Thomas) 2012 - Dec 4 5 6 0 0 0 0 0 4
Elgin (Excluding St. Thomas) 2013 - Jun 6 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 4
Elgin (Excluding St. Thomas) 2013 - Dec 6 4 5 0 0 0 0 0 3
Elgin (Excluding St. Thomas) 2014 - Jun 4 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 3
Elgin (Excluding St. Thomas) 2014 - Dec 3 5 6 2 0 0 0 0 5
Elgin (Excluding St. Thomas) 2015 - Jun 4 4 5 2 0 0 0 0 9
Elgin (Excluding St. Thomas) 2015 - Dec 2 4 6 1 0 0 0 0 11
Elgin (Excluding St. Thomas) 2016 - Jun 1 5 6 1 0 0 0 0 12
Elgin (Excluding St. Thomas) 2016 - Dec 1 5 6 1 0 0 0 0 9
Elgin (Excluding St. Thomas) 2017 - Jun 2 5 5 1 0 0 0 0 8
Elgin (Excluding St. Thomas) 2017 - Dec 1 4 6 1 0 0 0 0 7
Elgin (Excluding St. Thomas) 2018 - Jun 2 4 6 1 0 0 0 0 8
Elgin (Excluding St. Thomas) 2018 - Dec 2 5 5 1 0 0 0 0 10
London 2009 - Jun 24 17 18 13 3 0 3 0 34
London 2010 - Jun 25 18 16 17 2 0 3 0 37
London 2011 - Jun 23 21 17 18 1 4 1 0 36
London 2012 - Jun 20 24 15 19 0 4 1 0 37
London 2012 - Dec 23 25 16 16 1 4 1 0 40
London 2013 - Jun 28 21 14 18 1 4 1 0 41
London 2013 - Dec 28 22 12 17 1 4 1 0 40
London 2014 - Jun 29 21 7 17 0 4 1 0 42
London 2014 - Dec 24 20 8 15 2 4 1 0 56
London 2015 - Jun 24 18 8 12 4 4 1 0 53
London 2015 - Dec 24 17 9 14 4 5 0 0 50
London 2016 - Jun 26 16 8 14 5 5 0 0 51
London 2016 - Dec 25 15 10 14 5 5 0 0 51
London 2017 - Jun 23 19 9 13 7 5 0 0 52
London 2017 - Dec 23 19 9 14 5 5 0 0 39
London 2018 - Jun 24 18 9 13 5 5 0 0 39
London 2018 - Dec 17 20 13 13 5 6 0 0 38
Middlesex (Excluding London) 2009 - Jun 10 10 6 3 0 0 0 0 11
Middlesex (Excluding London) 2010 - Jun 9 7 5 4 0 0 0 0 11
Middlesex (Excluding London) 2011 - Jun 10 8 6 4 0 0 0 0 12
Middlesex (Excluding London) 2012 - Jun 9 10 5 4 0 0 0 0 12
Middlesex (Excluding London) 2012 - Dec 10 4 6 4 0 0 0 0 11
Middlesex (Excluding London) 2013 - Jun 13 4 7 3 1 0 0 0 12
Middlesex (Excluding London) 2013 - Dec 11 4 10 3 1 0 0 0 7
Middlesex (Excluding London) 2014 - Jun 12 4 10 3 1 0 0 0 5
Middlesex (Excluding London) 2014 - Dec 10 3 9 4 1 0 0 0 9
Middlesex (Excluding London) 2015 - Jun 10 4 10 3 1 0 0 0 10
Middlesex (Excluding London) 2015 - Dec 9 3 9 4 1 0 0 0 10
Middlesex (Excluding London) 2016 - Jun 8 3 9 4 1 0 0 0 15
Middlesex (Excluding London) 2016 - Dec 9 3 6 5 0 0 0 0 15
Middlesex (Excluding London) 2017 - Jun 10 3 5 6 0 0 0 0 13
Middlesex (Excluding London) 2017 - Dec 11 5 5 4 1 0 0 0 10
Middlesex (Excluding London) 2018 - Jun 10 5 5 4 1 0 0 0 12
Middlesex (Excluding London) 2018 - Dec 11 5 5 5 1 0 0 0 11
Ontario 2009 - Jun 913 721 586 357 82 31 71 0 1,344
Ontario 2010 - Jun 894 753 556 361 82 31 76 0 1,300
Ontario 2011 - Jun 880 756 583 374 81 98 21 0 1,378
Ontario 2012 - Jun 926 722 611 357 87 99 21 0 1,328
Ontario 2012 - Dec 978 752 617 349 85 102 20 0 1,524
Ontario 2013 - Jun 1,021 751 604 357 92 104 21 0 1,564
Ontario 2013 - Dec 1,040 759 537 368 91 98 26 0 1,526
Ontario 2014 - Jun 1,052 745 534 368 85 100 27 0 1,534
Ontario 2014 - Dec 1,004 725 513 376 81 96 29 0 1,803
Ontario 2015 - Jun 970 718 527 365 80 116 16 0 1,882
Ontario 2015 - Dec 969 679 555 374 98 117 13 0 1,825
Ontario 2016 - Jun 945 677 558 375 107 106 18 0 1,845
Ontario 2016 - Dec 932 672 558 386 103 105 17 0 1,779
Ontario 2017 - Jun 935 719 549 387 108 104 17 0 1,744
Ontario 2017 - Dec 941 731 547 387 123 102 17 0 1,663
Ontario 2018 - Jun 909 724 549 365 127 103 17 0 1,733
Ontario 2018 - Dec 874 745 553 373 116 109 34 0 1,746
Oxford 2009 - Jun 12 10 10 7 1 0 0 0 23
Oxford 2010 - Jun 15 9 11 8 2 0 0 0 18
Oxford 2011 - Jun 11 8 10 7 1 1 0 0 20
Oxford 2012 - Jun 11 9 11 9 1 1 0 0 23
Oxford 2012 - Dec 14 8 11 7 1 1 0 0 23
Oxford 2013 - Jun 18 7 11 7 1 1 0 0 23
Oxford 2013 - Dec 20 4 11 7 1 1 0 0 29
Oxford 2014 - Jun 19 8 9 6 1 1 0 0 25
Oxford 2014 - Dec 16 10 8 6 1 1 0 0 25
Oxford 2015 - Jun 16 9 7 7 1 1 0 0 26
Oxford 2015 - Dec 13 12 5 8 1 1 0 0 23
Oxford 2016 - Jun 13 15 5 8 2 0 0 0 23
Oxford 2016 - Dec 17 14 5 8 2 0 0 0 16
Oxford 2017 - Jun 15 14 6 7 2 0 0 0 20
Oxford 2017 - Dec 13 15 7 5 3 0 0 0 15
Oxford 2018 - Jun 9 16 8 4 3 0 0 0 19
Oxford 2018 - Dec 7 16 6 6 3 1 0 0 17
St. Thomas 2009 - Jun 0 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 4
St. Thomas 2010 - Jun 1 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 3
St. Thomas 2011 - Jun 1 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 1
St. Thomas 2012 - Jun 1 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 1
St. Thomas 2012 - Dec 1 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 1
St. Thomas 2013 - Jun 2 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 2
St. Thomas 2013 - Dec 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 2
St. Thomas 2014 - Jun 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 2
St. Thomas 2014 - Dec 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 3
St. Thomas 2015 - Jun 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 5
St. Thomas 2015 - Dec 4 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 5
St. Thomas 2016 - Jun 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 6
St. Thomas 2016 - Dec 3 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 6
St. Thomas 2017 - Jun 3 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 4
St. Thomas 2017 - Dec 3 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 6
St. Thomas 2018 - Jun 3 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 5
St. Thomas 2018 - Dec 2 3 1 1 0 1 0 0 4
Sources: OMAFRA ANALYST - EMSI CANADIAN DATASET,STATISTICS CANADA

Employment by Geography

Number of People Employed / Year
Sources: OMAFRA - EMSI ANALYST CANADIAN DATASET,OMAFRA ANALYST - EMSI CANADIAN DATASET
Legend
Canada
Elgin (Excluding St. Thomas)
London
Middlesex (Excluding London)
Ontario
Oxford
St.Thomas

Labour Flow

-95

2011Census

* EMO represents Elgin, Middlesex and Oxford Counties

The Labour Flow shows the Net Import of people working in the particular industry and the specified geography (# Employed - # Resident)

Sources: STATISTICS CANADA, 2011 CENSUS

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