Data from the Ministère de l’Éducation and the Ministère de l’Enseignement supérieur are now available through the Institut’s Research Data Access Services.
These data provide information on:
The data can be used alone or in combination with other data available through the access point, such as data from the Régie de l’assurance maladie du Québec (RAMQ) and the Ministère de la Santé et des Services sociaux (MSSS).
Under certain conditions, the data collected directly by researchers can be matched with data held by the education system.
These data can be used to select a group of individuals based on their characteristics at birth or at a young age, but also based on their school level. This makes it easier to determine whether these characteristics have an impact on educational trajectories, academic achievement, health, or health care use.
Examples of potential projects
The description of the information on students is already available (list of variables and descriptions).
The descriptions for institutions and objects of study will be added shortly.