News Releases

February 19, 2020

In 2019, employment in Québec continued to grow and the unemployment rate was at its lowest since 1976

In 2019, the number of jobs in Québec reached 4,341,200, up for the fifth consecutive year. Compared with 2018, this represents an average increase of 77,700 jobs, or 1.8%. Read more...

February 19, 2020

Québec’s international merchandise exports up 0.4% in 2019

Québec’s seasonally adjusted international merchandise exports, in constant dollars, were up 6.0% in December 2019, following a 7.4% drop in November. Read more...

February 18, 2020

Healthy aging: are Québec seniors active?

In Québec, 39% of seniors are considered active, while 65% of 15- to 24-year-olds, 56% of 25- to 44-year-olds and 48% of 45- to 64-year-olds are active. Read more...

February 13, 2020

Québec’s regions, RCMs and municipalities: population growth concentrated in Montréal and surrounding areas

Between 2016 and 2019, the population of 6 of Québec’s 17 administrative regions grew at an average annual rate of more than 10 per thousand (1%): Montréal and its four surrounding regions (Laurentides, Lanaudière, Montérégie and Laval), as well as Outaouais. Read more...

February 19, 2020
In 2019, employment in Québec continued to grow and the unemployment rate was at its lowest since 1976
February 19, 2020
Québec’s international merchandise exports up 0.4% in 2019
February 18, 2020
Healthy aging: are Québec seniors active?
February 13, 2020
Québec’s regions, RCMs and municipalities: population growth concentrated in Montréal and surrounding areas