January 25, 2023
Québec’s real GDP at basic prices up 0.5% in October 2022
In October 2022, Québec’s real gross domestic product (GDP) at basic prices was up 0.5% following a 0.3% decrease in September.
January 19, 2023
Québec’s international merchandise exports down in November 2022
Québec’s international merchandise exports, seasonally adjusted and in constant dollars, were down 3.1% in November 2022 from the previous month.
January 11, 2023
Demographic growth recovers in Montréal, population increases in almost all regions
Two bulletins released today by the Institut de la statistique du Québec document the changes in the population of Québec’s regions in 2021–2022.
January 6, 2023
Résultats de l’Enquête sur la population active pour le Québec au mois de décembre 2022 (in French only)
En décembre 2022, au Québec, il y a 4 439 000 personnes en emploi (+ 2 600, ou + 0,1 %, par rapport au mois précédent). Le taux de chômage s’établit à 4,0 % (+ 0,2 % point de pourcentage).
December 22, 2022
Québec’s real GDP at market prices down 0.5% in the third quarter of 2022
In the third quarter of 2022, Québec’s real gross domestic product at market prices was down 0.5% from the previous quarter (+0.3% in the second quarter).
December 21, 2022
Job vacancies in Québec in the third quarter of 2022: significant increase in the health care sector and decrease in accommodation and food services
In the third quarter of 2022, there were approximately 244,000 job vacancies in Québec (non-seasonally adjusted data), a number that is comparable to the same quarter of 2021.
December 21, 2022
Québec’s international trade up 14.8% in the third quarter of 2022
The Institut de la statistique du Québec released today an overview of Québec’s international merchandise imports and exports in current dollars, established on a customs basis, for the third quarter of 2022.
December 20, 2022
Québec’s international merchandise exports up in October 2022
Québec’s international merchandise exports, seasonally adjusted and in constant dollars, were up 2.4% in October 2022 from the previous month.
December 19, 2022
Online purchases in Québec in 2020
In 2020, 74.5% of Quebecers purchased goods or services on the Internet. Online spending by Québec cybershoppers increased by 52.4% from 2018 and totalled $13.4 billion in 2020.
December 15, 2022
After a sharp slowdown at the beginning of the pandemic, Québec’s population growth rebounded in 2021, and even more so in 2022
On July 1, 2022, Québec’s population was estimated at 8.7 million. Québec’s population growth picked up in 2021 with an increase of 58,600 people, after being halted by the COVID-19 pandemic.