News Releases

June 17, 2019

Implementation of a service point to improve access to data for research purposes

The Institut de la statistique du Québec announced today the opening of a service point that will simplify and improve access to data held by government ministries and agencies for researchers associated with public bodies.Read more...

June 13, 2019

Book sales by Québec bookstores held steady in 2018

In 2018, Québec bookstores sold $397.0 million worth of new books, a 1% increase (+$3.1 million) from 2017.Read more...

June 7, 2019

Employment down and unemployment rate up in May 2019

Employment in Québec was down by 11,600 (-0.3%) in May 2019 from April 2019. The unemployment rate rose 0.1 percentage points to 5.0%.Read more...

June 6, 2019

Women managers earn on average 87.6% of men managers’ wages in Québec businesses with 200 or more employees

In 2017, the average hourly wage of women managers ($47.55) was lower than that of their male counterparts ($54.28). Read more...

June 17, 2019
Implementation of a service point to improve access to data for research purposes
June 13, 2019
Book sales by Québec bookstores held steady in 2018
June 7, 2019
Employment down and unemployment rate up in May 2019
June 6, 2019
Women managers earn on average 87.6% of men managers’ wages in Québec businesses with 200 or more employees