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Finding industry ratios

The Library has access to Canadian industry averages through Statistics Canada’s Financial Performance Indicators, as well as through Industry Canada's Financial Performance Data (formerly the SME Benchmarking Tool). Both of these products are fairly complex to search, so feel free to contact a reference librarian for assistance.

As with most industry research, you will need to know the NAICS code of the industry you are researching in order to use these tools. If you do not know the NAICS code for your industry, see this page:

For industry ratios, use the following databases:

Here is a tutorial on how you can use Financial Performance Indicators