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February 20, 2018

Québec films successful in 2017

Attendance at Québec movie theatres totalled 19.5 million admissions in 2017, up 4% from 2016. Box-office earnings ($160.1 million) were up 5%, but the number of screenings (941,000) was down slightly (-1%), leading to an occupancy rate of 10.2% in 2017. Continue reading...

February 9, 2018

Employment down and unemployment rate up in January

In January, employment was down in both Québec (-17,400; -0.4%) and Canada (-88,000; -0.5%). Québec’s unemployment rate rose 0.4 points to 5.4%. The unemployment rate in Canada increased by 0.1 points to 5.9%. Continue reading...

February 6, 2018

Already rapid growth in the number of people living in collective dwellings accelerated in Québec between 2011 and 2016

According to the 2016 Census, nearly 200,000 people were living in collective dwellings in Québec. This type of dwelling includes seniors’ residences, residential and long-term care centres, and prisons. Continue reading...

February 6, 2018

In Québec, 1.2 million people live alone

In Québec, 1.2 million people live alone, according to data from the 2016 Census. This number represents 17% of the population aged 15 and over. Continue reading...

February 20, 2018
Québec films successful in 2017
February 9, 2018
Employment down and unemployment rate up in January
February 6, 2018
Already rapid growth in the number of people living in collective dwellings accelerated in Québec between 2011 and 2016
February 6, 2018
In Québec, 1.2 million people live alone