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December 17, 2018

Increase in the culture and communications workforce

Between 2006 and 2016, the number of workers in culture and communications occupations (also called culture occupations) increased from 118,760 to 146,540 in Québec, a 23% increase. Continue reading...

December 7, 2018

Employment and unemployment rate up in November 2018

In November, employment was up in Québec (+25,800; +0.6%) compared with October. The unemployment rate increased by 0.2 percentage points to 5.4%. Continue reading...

December 6, 2018

Québec’s population rose by more than 1% in 2017, an increase of 85,700 people

Québec’s population rose by 85,700 people in 2017 and stood at 8,341,500 on January 1, 2018. In relative terms, demographic growth reached 10.3 per thousand (1.03%) in 2017, compared to 7.6 per thousand (0.76%) in 2016. Continue reading...

December 5, 2018

How are Québec high school students faring?

The Institut de la statistique du Québec is unveiling today the results of the Québec Health Survey of High School Students 2016-2017 (QHSHSS). This large-scale study was carried out on behalf of the Ministère de la Santé et des Services sociaux in 465 public and private high schools in Québec. Continue reading...

December 17, 2018
Increase in the culture and communications workforce
December 7, 2018
Employment and unemployment rate up in November 2018
December 6, 2018
Québec’s population rose by more than 1% in 2017, an increase of 85,700 people
December 5, 2018
How are Québec high school students faring?