News Releases

December 14, 2017

Criminal victimization declined in Québec between 2009 and 2014

In 2014, about 17% of Quebecers reported that they or their household had been victims of at least one criminal offence in the previous 12 months, for a total of 1.4 million incidents. Continue reading...

December 12, 2017

Demographic growth accelerated in Québec in 2016 and in the first six months of 2017

Québec’s population increased by 68,500 in 2016, reaching 8.4 million. The annual growth rate was 8.2 per thousand (0.82%), compared to 6.0 per thousand in 2015. Continue reading...

December 11, 2017

A portrait of young Quebecers aged 15 to 29: Who are they? What and how are they doing?

On the occasion of the 21st Journées annuelles de santé publique (JASP) that took place on December 5 and 6 at the Québec City Convention Centre, the Institut de la statistique du Québec released three infographics addressing youth demographics, employment, health, and lifestyle habits. Continue reading...

December 7, 2017

Improved perceptions of crime among the population

In 2014, approximately 73% of Quebecers believed that the amount of crime was lower in their neighbourhood than elsewhere in Canada, compared to 55% in 2009. Continue reading...

December 14, 2017
Criminal victimization declined in Québec between 2009 and 2014
December 13, 2017
The film and television production industry in 2016
December 12, 2017
Demographic growth accelerated in Québec in 2016 and in the first six months of 2017
December 11, 2017
A portrait of young Quebecers aged 15 to 29: Who are they? What and how are they doing?