- Updated table in the section Agriculture and biofood industry - Maple sugaring
December 7, 2018
Employment and unemployment rate up in November 2018
In November, employment was up in Québec (+25,800; +0.6%) compared with October. The unemployment rate increased by 0.2 percentage points to 5.4%.
December 6, 2018
Québec’s population rose by more than 1% in 2017, an increase of 85,700 people
Québec’s population rose by 85,700 people in 2017 and stood at 8,341,500 on January 1, 2018. In relative terms, demographic growth reached 10.3 per thousand (1.03%) in 2017, compared to 7.6 per thousand (0.76%) in 2016.
December 5, 2018
How are Québec high school students faring?
The Institut de la statistique du Québec is unveiling today the results of the Québec Health Survey of High School Students 2016-2017 (QHSHSS). This large-scale study was carried out on behalf of the Ministère de la Santé et des Services sociaux in 465 public and private high schools in Québec.
November 29, 2018
Rémunération des salariés. État et évolution comparés 2018
In 2018, the salaries of Québec government employees are 13.7% lower than those of other Québec employees and 10.6% lower than those of private sector employees working in enterprises with 200 or more employees.