- Stat-EXPRESS: Bulletin hebdomadaire des indicateurs économiques conjoncturels (Volume 20, no. 11)
March 15, 2018
Women are still spending more time on domestic activities
In Québec, in 2015, women aged 25 to 64 spent a total of 3 hours and 46 minutes on domestic activities on a typical day of the week. Men in the same age group spent 2 hours and 38 minutes on these activities.
March 14, 2018
Per capita disposable income increased in Québec and in all administrative regions in 2016
According to the most recent estimates, per capita disposable income in current dollars was up 2.7% in Québec in 2016. Over the same period, the household final consumption expenditure implicit price index increased by 0.7%.
March 9, 2018
Employment stable and unemployment rate up in February
In February, employment remained stable in Québec (-2,900; -0.1%) and in Canada (+15,400; +0.1%). The unemployment rate was up 0.2 percentage points to 5.6% in Québec. In Canada, it was down 0.1 points to 5.8%.
February 28, 2018
Québec’s international exports up in 2017
Québec’s seasonally adjusted international exports in constant dollars at 2007 prices increased by 2.0% in 2017 and totalled $75.8 billion. In Canada, they were up 1.4%, for a total export value of $496.7 billion.