Alberta

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Number of Breweries in 2017

4/10

Breweries Per Capita in 2017

8/10

Total Sales in 2017

4/10

Per Capita Consumption in 2017

4/10

Number of Breweries
% Change in Number of Breweries from 2016/2017
40.0%
Breweries Per Capita*
% Change in Breweries Per Capita from 2016/2017
38.5%
Domestic and Import Beer Sales (hL)
% Change in Domestic Sales from 2016/2017
-0.6%
% Change in Import Sales from 2016/2017
-8.4%

Total Change in Domestic & Import Beer Sales from 2016/2017: -1.8%

85.7%
of total beer sales in 2017 were domestic
14.3%
of total beer sales in 2017 were import
Per Capita Consumption**
% Change in Per Capita Consumption from 2016/2017
-0.6%
% Sales by Package Type in 2013
61% Can
27% Bottle
13% Keg
% Sales by Package Type in 2017
67% Can
19% Bottle
14% Keg
2.5% Change
in Can Sales from 2016/2017
-8.7% Change
in Bottle Sales from 2016/2017
0.2% Change
in Keg Sales from 2016/2017

Change in Price of Beer from 2016/2017: 3.5%

* Per every 100,000 legal drinking age adults

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

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