Cheers, Saint John: Port City Has Third Most Bars Per Capita In Country

Posted on Tuesday, August 15, 2017 13:13 PM

Saint Johners certainly aren't short on options when it comes to places to grab a cold pint or a glass of wine.

According to data from Statistics Canada, when it comes to major cities in Canada, the Port City has third most bars per capita in the country with 2.85 bars per 10,000 people with St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador taking the top spot with 3.35 followed by Sherbrooke, Quebec which has 3.21.

When it comes to province and territories, New Brunswick also takes third place with 2.26 bars for every 10,000 people. In Canada there are a total of 5222 bars which is 1.49 bars for every 10,000 Canadians.