• Statistics
  • The Institut
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    Survey on Mineral Production

    Type of survey

    Monthly and quarterly census survey that collects data for the previous month or quarter.

    Targeted population

    Monthly census survey that targets producers of precious and base metals, iron ore, titanium, salt, lime, and clay products.

    The quarterly census survey covers crushed stone, peat, niobium and industrial mineral producers.

    The establishments covered by these surveys are the ones that mine or process mineral commodities extracted in Québec. Consequently, Québec aluminum smelters are excluded from this survey.


    Census survey.


    Mineral production, mineral shipments, ore inventories, tonnage mined, tonnage processed, number of employees, destination of shipments.


    En complément