British Columbia

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Number of Breweries in 2018

3/10

Breweries Per Capita in 2018

5/10

Total Sales in 2018

3/10

Per Capita Consumption in 2018

8/10

Number of Breweries
% Change in Number of Breweries from 2017/2018
20.0%
Breweries Per Capita*
% Change in Breweries Per Capita from 2017/2018
15.4%
Domestic and Import Beer Sales (hL)
% Change in Domestic Sales from 2017/2018
0.4%
% Change in Import Sales from 2017/2018
-14.1%

Total Change in Domestic & Import Beer Sales from 2017/2018: -2.0%

85.7%
of total beer sales in 2018 were domestic
14.3%
of total beer sales in 2018 were import
Per Capita Consumption**
% Change in Per Capita Consumption 2017/2018
-5.7%
% Sales by Package Type in 2013
61% Can
23% Bottle
16% Keg
% Sales by Package Type in 2018
65% Can
16% Bottle
18% Keg
-0.1% Change
in Can Sales from 2017/2018
-10.9% Change
in Bottle Sales from 2017/2018
0.8% Change
in Keg Sales from 2017/2018

Change in Price of Beer from 2017/2018: 1.5%***

* 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