Agriculture and Seafood Statistics

To support the agriculture and seafood industry and consumers, government collects and produces statistical information on industry performance, market and trade analyses, sector  and regional profiles.

Census of Agriculture

Statistics Canada releases a Census of Agriculture with regional statistics every five years.  The most recent publication is from 2016.

Industry and Sector Profiles

Annual production statistics are available for the agriculture and seafood sectors.

Market Analysis and Trade Statistics

British Columbia agriculture and seafood products are shipped to 150 markets.

Reporting Requirements

All producers of B.C. seafood must submit reports on their operations to the Ministry of Agriculture under the Fish & Seafood Act. These reports supply statistical data on the socioeconomic performance of the industry.