Québec Parenting Survey (QPS)

    Type of survey

    Cross-sectional survey, provincial and regional representativeness (administrative regions).

    Target population

    Parents of children aged 6 months to 17 years living in Québec in 2022. These parents must live with their children at least 14% of the time, meaning the equivalent of every other weekend or one day a week, for example.

    Individuals residing in the regions of Terres-Cries-de-la-Baie-James and Nunavik and those living on a reserve or in an institutional collective household are not covered by the survey.

    Sampling and data collection

    2022: 19,127 parents.

    Themes or topics

    Parental stress, parenting challenges, pace of daily life, health, economic situation, employment, work-life balance, use of screen devices, conjugal relationship, social support, social pressure, use of services offered to families, perception of living environment.


    Complementary materials

    The full survey report will be released in the fall of 2023. Subscribe to e-mail notifications to stay informed of new publications.


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