Release date calendar: an appreciated planning tool about statistical information release dates

Québec, April 3, 2017. – Today, the Institut de la statistique du Québec is posting its Calendrier de diffusion de l’information statistique sur différents aspects de la société québécoise 2017-2018 on its website. By publishing its release date calendar at the start of the fiscal year, the Institut contributes to maintaining its neutrality and transparency in the delivery of statistical information.

On the Institut website, over 200 publications and 100 articles are published annually, in addition to the numerous statistical tables updated daily. It is possible to stay informed of the latest statistical information by subscribing to news by topic, visiting the online newsroom or following an RSS feed.

All this statistical information is drawn from the statistical surveys conducted by the Institut or administrative data held by ministries and public agencies. It mainly consists of economic (economic conditions, international trade, etc.) or social (demographic, health and well-being, etc.) statistics.


The Institut de la statistique du Québec produces, analyzes and disseminates official, objective and quality statistical information on various aspects of Québec society. It is responsible for carrying out all statistical surveys of general interest. The relevance of its work makes it a strategic ally for decision makers and all those wishing to learn more about Québec.

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