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July 13, 2020

Québec businesses with fewer than 5 employees: portrait and contribution to business and employment dynamics

In 2019, almost all (99.8 %) Québec businesses were SMEs, i.e. businesses with fewer than 500 employees, and more than half (53.0 %) had fewer than 5 employees. The latter group contributed the most to business and employment dynamics. T Read more...

July 10, 2020

Employment up and unemployment rate down in June 2020

In June 2020, employment was up 247,500 (+6.5%) in Québec from May 2020. The unemployment rate fell 3.0 percentage points in June to 10.7% Continuer la lecture...

June 29, 2020

Québec's audiovisual industry production reaches $2 billion in 2019

In 2018–2019, the production value of Québec's audiovisual industry reached the $2 billion mark for the first time. This is a 7% increase from the previous year. Read more...

June 25, 2020

Employment up and unemployment rate down in May 2020

Employment in Québec increased by 230,900 (+6.5%) in May 2020 compared with April 2020, while the unemployment rate decreased by 3.3 percentage points to 13.7%. Read more...

July 13, 2020
Québec businesses with fewer than 5 employees: portrait and contribution to business and employment dynamics
July 10, 2020
Employment up and unemployment rate down in June 2020
June 29, 2020
Québec's audiovisual industry production reaches $2 billion in 2019
June 25, 2020
Employment up and unemployment rate down in May 2020