Quebec Handy Numbers, 2017 edition is now available

Québec, April 27, 2017. – Today, the Institut de la statistique du Québec is publishing the 2017 edition of Quebec Handy Numbers. The publication combines statistical information on Quebec society and is divided into four general categories: territory, population, living conditions and the economy and finance. A statistical portrait of the 17 administrative regions rounds out this publication.

New feature: infographics

The 2017 edition includes infographics at the beginning of each category. These data illustrations allow you to visualize the statistics under each category at a glance. The data provided in the infographics may change from one edition to another in order to shed light on lesser known statistics or present ones that are related to current affairs. 

How to get Quebec Handy Numbers

You can now download the publication from the Institut de la statistique du Québec’s website.

The hardcopy version of Quebec Handy Numbers will be available at the end of May. You can obtain a copy by filling out the order form on the publication’s home page.


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.

– 30 –


Sources :