June 22, 2022
Listening to Québec music artists: slow transition to streaming services
On October 15, 2021, data on music streaming became available for the first time in Québec. During the last 11 weeks of 2021, Quebecers streamed 4.6 billion tracks on music streaming platforms.
June 21, 2022
Québec’s international merchandise exports down in April 2022
Québec’s international merchandise exports, seasonally adjusted and in constant dollars, were down 2.9% from March 2022.
June 20, 2022
Québec businesses are slightly more optimistic about their survival in the coming year
Overall, businesses are slightly more optimistic about their survival in the coming year (81.1%) than in the previous quarter (78.7%).
June 15, 2022
Number of births in Québec in 2021: back to 2019 level
In 2021, there were an estimated 84,900 births in Québec. This represents an increase of almost 4% from 2020 (81,850) and a return to the level observed in 2019 (84,309).
June 13, 2022
Québec Progress Indicators: a look at well-being and national wealth
How can a society’s progress be measured in a way that takes into account what matters to people, such as health, education, the environment, and material conditions?
June 10, 2022
Résultats de l’Enquête sur la population active pour le Québec au mois de mai 2022
En mai 2022, le Québec compte 4 384 600 personnes en emploi (+ 5 100, ou + 0,1 % par rapport à avril 2022). Le taux de chômage se fixe à 4,2 % (+ 0,3 point de pourcentage). Détails à venir.
May 30, 2022
Marked growth in per capita disposable income in Québec and its administrative regions in 2020
Despite the decline in economic activity caused by the health crisis, per capita disposable income increased by 8.2% in 2020 in Québec. This was the strongest growth in current dollars since 1984.
May 26, 2022
Movie theatre attendance in 2021: the share of admissions to Québec films up despite a market that is still less active than before the pandemic
In 2021, Québec movie theatres welcomed 7.0 million moviegoers, up from 4.3 million in 2020, but far below the 18.7 million moviegoers in 2019, before the pandemic.
May 25, 2022
Québec’s real GDP at basic prices up 0.7% in February 2022
In February 2022, Québec’s real gross domestic product (GDP) at basic prices was up 0.7% from the previous month, following a 0.8% increase in January.