About Us

As a member of CFIB, you join a community of small business owners who benefit from the collective clout of 105,000 members.

Who we represent

From one person home-based businesses to firms employing hundreds of people, CFIB constitutes the largest self-employed organization in Canada and generally has more members in any given industry than most sectoral organizations. Our 109,000 members mirror and reflect the regional and economic diversity of the country.

Agriculture 5.2%
Natural Resources 1.5%
Construction 11.8%
Manufacturing 11.1%
Wholesale 6.5%
Retail 23%
Transportation 3.4%
Arts, Recreation & Information 2.4%
Finance, Insurance, Real Estate & Leasing 3.9%
Professional Services 6.4%
Enterprises & Admin. Mgmt. 2.3%
Social Services 4%
Hospitality 7.2%
Personal, Misc. Services 11.1%
Unclassified 0.3%


We Make a Difference