News Releases

May 18, 2017

Québec municipalities spent more on culture in 2015

Municipal expenditures on culture totalled $909 million in 2015, up 5.4% from 2014, and accounted for 4.8% of total operating expenditures of municipalities. Continue reading...

May 11, 2017

Slight decrease in book sales in 2016

New book sales in Québec slid from $608 million in 2015 to $603 million in 2016, a 1% (–$5.3 million) drop. This decline, albeit weak, was part of a degressive trend. Continue reading...

May 10, 2017

In 2016, the value of Québec’s mineral shipments climbed back over the $8 billion mark

Since 2011, shipment value had generally exceeded the $8 billion mark, though it dropped by 11.3% to $7.5 billion in 2015. The following year, shipment value rose by 10.2% to $8.3 billion. Continue reading...

May 9, 2017

Spousal violence more widespread among adults who experienced violence before the age of 15

In 2014, about 4% of all individuals in Québec who were married, in a common-law relationship, or who were in a dating relationship or in contact with a former partner over the previous five years experienced physical or sexual violence by a former or current partner over this period. Continue reading...

May 18, 2017
Québec municipalities spent more on culture in 2015
May 11, 2017
Slight decrease in book sales in 2016
May 10, 2017
In 2016, the value of Québec’s mineral shipments climbed back over the $8 billion mark
May 9, 2017
Spousal violence more widespread among adults who experienced violence before the age of 15