August 8, 2017
Québec ranked 21st in comparison with OECD countries in GDP per capita
Québec ranked 21st in 2016 in comparison with OECD member countries in gross domestic product per capita, according to the first preliminary data.
August 4, 2017
Employment stable and the unemployment rate decreased in July
In July, there was little variation in employment in Québec (+ 4,700; + 0.1%) and Canada (+ 10,900; + 0.1%). At 5.8%, the unemployment rate for the first time fell below the 6.0% mark (– 0.2 points) in Québec since the beginning of the chronological series in 1976.
July 27, 2017
The Chaudière-Appalaches and Outaouais regions dominate in terms of regional investment growth in 2017
According to 2017 intentions, private and public investment spending is expected to rise in 12 out of 17 of Québec’s administrative regions.
July 26, 2017
Québec’s exports on the upswing in May 2017
Québec’s seasonally adjusted international exports in constant dollars at 2007 prices were up 2.2% compared with the previous month (up 2.8% in Canada).