Alberta

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Number of Breweries in 2018

4/10

Breweries Per Capita in 2018

7/10

Total Sales in 2018

4/10

Per Capita Consumption in 2018

4/10

Number of Breweries
% Change in Number of Breweries from 2017/2018
60.0%
Breweries Per Capita*
% Change in Breweries Per Capita from 2017/2018
60.3%
Domestic and Import Beer Sales (hL)
% Change in Domestic Sales from 2017/2018
-1.3%
% Change in Import Sales from 2017/2018
-12.7%

Total Change in Domestic & Import Beer Sales from 2017/2018: -3.0%

87.1%
of total beer sales in 2018 were domestic
12.9%
of total beer sales in 2018 were import
Per Capita Consumption**
% Change in Per Capita Consumption from 2017/2018
-2.7%
% Sales by Package Type in 2013
61% Can
27% Bottle
13% Keg
% Sales by Package Type in 2018
68% Can
17% Bottle
14% Keg
-0.6% Change
in Can Sales from 2017/2018
-11.7% Change
in Bottle Sales from 2017/2018
-1.7% Change
in Keg Sales from 2017/2018

Change in Price of Beer from 2017/2018: -0.2%***

* Per every 100,000 legal drinking age adults

** Based on legal drinking age population (18+ in Alberta, Manitoba and Quebec, 19+ everywhere else)

***Based on Statistics Canada's Consumer Price Index for Retail Stores

Data Sources: Beer Canada, Provincial Liquor Boards, Statistics Canada, Canada Revenue Agency

Please note: For confidentiality purposes, the total number of breweries in some provinces have been rounded to the nearest ten