Statistical Table

New book sales by bookstores¹, Bas-Saint-Laurent, Gaspésie–Îles-de-la-Madeleine and all of Québec, 2012-2016

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2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 Variation 2016/2015


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Bas-Saint-Laurent and Gaspésie–Îles-de-la-Madeleine
January 1,154,564 1,159,861 1,257,130 1,374,105 1,336,890 -2.7
February 690,617 660,305 682,350 658,690 795,092 20.7
March 667,872 718,975 585,448 720,372 630,857 -12.4
April 729,167 824,054 736,031 733,448 708,878 -3.3
May 826,896 783,214 771,114 658,191 741,395 12.6
June 579,415 725,699 680,546 720,290 689,229 -4.3
July 548,250 584,718 588,177 619,099 502,574 -18.8
August 1,862,905 1,302,473 1,508,534 1,541,479 1,421,801 -7.8
September 910,270 941,297 1,018,794 943,973 926,681 -1.8
October 777,872 803,572 730,365 768,748 646,314 -15.9
November 950,051 931,457 853,439 742,734 742,350 -0.1
December 1,430,083 1,225,206 1,310,838 1,254,827 1,130,913 -9.9
Total 11,127,961 10,660,831 10,722,766 10,735,956 10,272,975 -4.3
Annual sales per inhabitant2 38 36 37 37 35 -4.1
  
All of Québec
January 54,978,585 49,474,584 49,101,838 45,095,281 43,034,325 -4.6
February 30,232,882 30,395,141 25,260,717 23,641,055 25,787,927 9.1
March 27,063,330 27,456,575 23,806,388 23,506,460 25,159,554 7.0
April 28,101,832 27,077,547 24,519,481 24,036,596 24,451,344 1.7
May 27,170,468 28,246,691 25,526,314 24,067,633 24,763,231 2.9
June 27,615,260 27,852,705 24,609,307 24,310,230 25,423,910 4.6
July 28,236,864 27,370,861 26,464,086 27,633,413 26,362,559 -4.6
August 49,316,501 53,715,407 50,484,472 49,318,126 51,847,833 5.1
September 41,572,181 52,370,111 46,873,176 43,789,679 41,949,986 -4.2
October 40,437,807 37,100,145 25,654,659 27,004,249 25,713,783 -4.8
November 32,458,177 29,758,886 27,414,741 27,795,881 28,383,065 2.1
December 50,054,411 51,350,477 48,000,720 49,627,437 48,457,688 -2.4
Total 437,238,297 442,169,131 397,715,899 389,826,041 391,335,207 0.4
Annual sales per inhabitant2 54 54 48 47 47 -0.4
  

1. Includes libraries and superstore retailers of cultural products.
2. Québec population data was taken from the population estimates of the Institut de la statistique du Québec.
Source: Institut de la statistique du Québec, Observatoire de la culture et des communications du Québec.
 
April 4, 2017
   

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