April 2012 – Canadian eCommerce Monthly Trends Report

This is the eighth post in our Canadian eCommerce Monthly Trends Series. Following up from last month’s data from March 2012, the data below was collected from April 1 – April 30, 2012. This data is compiled using 5-10 Canadian-Only online retail businesses eCommerce platform and Google Analytics data.  We’re giving a range as we want to keep the sites being used to aggregate this data somewhat confidential. (All data is rounded to two decimal places).

The content of this report was gathered from eCommerce merchants of all sizes, from top Canadian retailers, to local small-medium size businesses.

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Monthly sales growth over the same period last year: 123.7%
Average Time on Site (minutes): 5:17
Direct Traffic: 11.23%
Number of Transactions (PPC data): 529.67