Quebec’s socio-economic problems, in areas such as health care, education, infrastructure, support for cultural industries and sustainable development, are interrelated phenomena that stem largely from Quebec’s relative underperformance in demographic growth, economic development and job creation. This situation goes back 25 years. It is time to put an end to it. A number of voices have already sounded the alarm. This Economic Note, which takes account of the latest available data and presents the main indicators of a society’s economic health, shows that Quebec’s economic situation is not improving and that, despite these appeals, it is actually continuing to deteriorate in relation to its competitors.
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Media release: Quebec’s economy is worsening