Issue 19-198 Food Services and Drinking Places

December 18, 2019

Receipts at food services and drinking places in B.C. were down 0.5% (seasonally adjusted) in October. Canadian establishments saw receipts stall (+0.0%) as revenues were down in five provinces. Canadian drinking places took in less revenue (-0.1%), as did full-service restaurants (-0.3%). Meanwhile, sales at limited-service eating establishments were flat (+0.0%), but special food services saw receipts climb a solid 2.0%.                   

Data Source: Statistics Canada