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October 16, 2018

Performing arts hit a record high in Québec in 2017

In 2017, the 19,000 paying performances shown at venues across Québec attracted 7.7 million spectators, a 9% increase from 2016. Ticket revenues were also up 9% and totalled $303 million. Continue reading...

October 10, 2018

University education leads to significantly higher employment earnings

In Québec, in 2016, the median employment earnings of university graduates aged 25 to 64 working full-time full-year were 58% higher than those of trades/college graduates among men ($79,700 versus $50,500) and 52% higher among women ($58,900 versus $38,800). Continue reading...

October 5, 2018

Employment and unemployment rate down in September 2018

In September, employment was down slightly in Québec (-8,300; -0.2%) compared with August. The unemployment rate declined 0.3 points to 5.3%. Continue reading...

September 27, 2018

1.3 billion in horticulture receipts in Québec

In 2017, Québec horticulture receipts totalled $1.3 billion—1.0% more than in 2016. Continue reading...

October 16, 2018
Performing arts hit a record high in Québec in 2017
October 10, 2018
University education leads to significantly higher employment earnings
October 5, 2018
Employment and unemployment rate down in September 2018
September 27, 2018
1.3 billion in horticulture receipts in Québec