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February 14, 2019

Employment was up in Québec in 2018, while the unemployment rate dropped below 6%

In 2018, employment in Québec was up by 38,900 on average (+0.9%) from 2017, bringing the number of jobs to 4,262,200. This was the fourth consecutive annual increase. Continue reading...

February 13, 2019

Movie theatre attendance down in 2018

In 2018, there were 19.1 million admissions to Québec movie theatres, a drop of 2% from 2017 and 1% from the previous five-year average.Continue reading...

February 8, 2019

Employment up and unemployment rate down in January 2019

Employment increased in Québec (+16,400; +0.4%) in January 2019 from December 2018. The unemployment rate declined 0.1 percentage points to 5.4% Continue reading...

February 7, 2019

In Québec, 83% of businesses with 200 or more employees offer their employees a pension plan

In 2017, 83.1% of Québec businesses with 200 or more employees offered at least one employer pension plan, while 91.9% of their full-time permanent employees were covered by such a plan. Continue reading...

February 14, 2019
Employment was up in Québec in 2018, while the unemployment rate dropped below 6%
February 13, 2019
Movie theatre attendance down in 2018
February 8, 2019
Employment up and unemployment rate down in January 2019
February 7, 2019
In Québec, 83% of businesses with 200 or more employees offer their employees a pension plan