Canada Small Business Insights

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

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

Canadian small business sales fell 5.6% y/y in December

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

The average length of time small businesses waited to be paid was 29.9 days in December.

A line graph showing monthly metrics for late payments

Small businesses were paid an average of 10.2 days late in December.

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The latest on the state of small businesses in Canada.

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