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WooCommerce Stores in Canada

Updated Sep 17 2021

There are 51,804 live WooCommerce stores in Canada.

In this report, we'll cover the following essential statistics on WooCommerce stores in Canada.

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WooCommerce Growth in Canada

  • WooCommerce stores in Canada increased 2.8% quarter-over-quarter in 2021 Q2.
  • WooCommerce stores in Canada increased 25% year-over-year in 2021 Q2.

Here is WooCommerce's quarter-over-quarter growth in Canada.

Quarter
Active Stores
2017 Q1
927
2017 Q2
1,699
2017 Q3
802
2017 Q4
763
2018 Q1
1,666
2018 Q2
5,726
2018 Q3
2,204
2018 Q4
2,004
2019 Q1
3,503
2019 Q2
2,276
2019 Q3
2,191
2019 Q4
2,437
2020 Q1
3,387
2020 Q2
2,544
2020 Q3
2,006
2020 Q4
2,856
2021 Q1
3,843
2021 Q2
1,403
2021 Q3 (to date)
678
Cumulative Stores by Quarter

It's hard to know exactly when a WooCommerce store was first created but we use a heuristic combining DNS and WHOIS data that provides a reasonable approximation.

Top Categories For WooCommerce Stores In Canada

Here is the breakdown of industry verticals for WooCommerce stores in Canada.

  • 11.0% of WooCommerce stores in Canada sell Home & Garden products.
  • 9.1% of WooCommerce stores in Canada sell Food & Drink products.
  • 6.8% of WooCommerce stores in Canada sell Beauty & Fitness products.

Social Media Usage On WooCommerce Stores In Canada

Ecommerce brands use social media sites to engage with millions of consumers. Instagram and Facebook are the dominant social media sites for ecommerce stores, by far, with Twitter, Pinterest and YouTube also having notable usage.

  • Facebook is used by 62.0% of WooCommerce stores in Canada.
  • Instagram is used by 45.0% of WooCommerce stores in Canada.
  • Twitter is used by 30.4% of WooCommerce stores in Canada.
Type
Stores
Facebook
32,135
Instagram
23,304
Twitter
15,733
YouTube
8,849
LinkedIn
5,502
Pinterest
4,660
Facebook Group
979
Tiktok
230

Contact Information On WooCommerce Stores In Canada

Email remains an extremely popular communication channel for merchants. Many merchants also provide a phone number so that their customers can reach them instantly.

  • 75% of WooCommerce stores in Canada provide a phone number on their website
  • 59% of WooCommerce stores in Canada have an email on their website
Type
Stores
Phone
39,085
Email
30,795

Provinces With The Most WooCommerce Stores In Canada

It's relatively easy to identify the country in which an ecommerce store operates. However, very few ecommerce stores provide a location to the province-level or city-level and even fewer provide a street address.

Here is the province distribution of WooCommerce stores in Canada. Note that we're only showing the top 15 locations here but you can see the full list within Store Leads.

  • 8,378 WooCommerce stores in Canada are based in Ontario.
  • 4,236 WooCommerce stores in Canada are based in Quebec.
  • 3,726 WooCommerce stores in Canada are based in British Columbia.

Cities With The Most WooCommerce Stores in Canada

Here is the city distribution of WooCommerce stores in Canada. Note that we're only showing the top 15 locations here but you can see the full list within Store Leads.

  • 2,987 WooCommerce stores in Canada are based in Toronto.
  • 1,568 WooCommerce stores in Canada are based in Montreal.
  • 1,330 WooCommerce stores in Canada are based in Vancouver.
City
Stores
2,987
1,568
1,330
880
636
551
317
298
243
229
221
202
177

Top WooCommerce Apps in Canada

Here are the top 10 apps, ordered by number of installs, across all WooCommerce stores in Canada.

With a paid account on Store Leads, you'll be able to see which stores have installed specific apps. You can also see when specific apps were installed (or uninstalled) by each store.

Number of Employees for WooCommerce stores in Canada

  • 0.6% of WooCommerce stores in Canada have 1 - 9 employees.
  • 0.2% of WooCommerce stores in Canada have 10 - 24 employees.
  • 0.1% of WooCommerce stores in Canada have 25 - 49 employees.

Here is the breakdown of WooCommerce stores in Canada by the number of employees.

Employees
Stores
1 - 9
319
10 - 24
125
25 - 49
66
50 - 99
46
100 - 249
32
250 - 999
9
1000 - 4999
4
5000+
3

Top Shipping Carriers For WooCommerce Stores In Canada

  • 3.7% of WooCommerce stores in Canada ship by Canada Post.
  • 2.5% of WooCommerce stores in Canada ship by UPS.
  • 0.9% of WooCommerce stores in Canada ship by Fedex.

Here are the top shipping carriers for WooCommerce stores in Canada.

Shipping Carrier
Stores
Canada Post
1,914
UPS
1,284
Fedex
459
USPS
408
Purolator
392
DHL
12
Australia Post
11
Royal Mail
4
China Post
3
SF Express
2

Top-level Domain Distribution For WooCommerce Stores In Canada

.com is the most common top-level domain, by far, for world-wide WooCommerce stores. Some countries have been faster than others to adopt alternate (such as country-specific) top-level domains.

  • 50.3% of WooCommerce stores in Canada have a .com domain.
  • 44.5% of WooCommerce stores in Canada have a .ca domain.
  • 1.6% of WooCommerce stores in Canada have a .org domain.

Here is the top-level domain distribution for WooCommerce stores in Canada.

Top-level Domain
Stores
.com
26,048
.ca
23,054
.org
821
.net
529
.co
235
.shop
88
.qc.ca
83
.store
79
.online
54
.info
53

Top WooCommerce Stores In Canada

Here are the top stores in Canada ordered by worldwide store rank.

Name
Domain
Rank
Created
Kylie M Interiors
www.kylieminteriors.ca
29,566
2017/02/24
Xtalks
xtalks.com
30,183
2016/12/30
Garden Therapy
gardentherapy.ca
31,089
2016/12/30
Maria Killam
mariakillam.com
32,148
2016/12/30
Reader
goodereader.com
33,281
2017/10/27

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