Manitoba·Interactive

MAP: Winnipeg's core-area food desert

Using a combination of data from Manitoba Health's food handler registry and store listings from company websites, the CBC I-Team has identified and mapped 74 grocers that met criteria generally used by groups that study food access and community health.

Using a combination of data from Manitoba Health's food handler registry and store listings from company websites, the CBC I-Team has identified and mapped 74 grocers that met criteria generally used by groups that study food access and community health.

The analysis reveals a vast area at the core of the city — spanning over 30 square kilometres — in which no major grocers operate. 

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