Canada Small Business Insights

This data shows changes in the sales and payments performance of small businesses in Canada.

A line graph showing the ups and downs in the Canada Small Business sales since January 2017.

Small business sales in Canada rose 7.1% y/y in June, down from 11.6% y/y in May.

A line graph showing monthly metrics for time to be paid.

The average length of time small businesses waited to be paid was 30.3 days in June.

A line graph showing monthly metrics for late payments

Small businesses were paid an average of 8.9 days late in June.

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