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Quebec's economy

An innovative, competitive Québec that creates wealth for all

Population

8.2 Million

Area

1,667,441 km2
An area 3 times that of France and nearly 5 times that of Japan!
Québec is the largest Canadian province.

GDP in 2014

$374.4 Billion in current dollars
This amount comprises 19% of Canada's economy.

GDP per capita in 2014

$45,571

Exportation of goods and services in 2014

(international and interprovincial)

$173.6 Billion in current dollars

Importation of goods and services in 2014

(international and interprovincial)

$196.7 Billion in current dollars

Exported goods from Québec, 2014

Exported goods from québec, 2014

  • United States 69,8 %
  • Western and Eastern Europe 13,0 %
  • Asia and Oceania 9,7 %
  • Latin America and the Caribbean* 4,4 %
  • Africa and the Middle East 3,1 %

* Including Mexico.

Imported goods into Québec, 2014

  • United States 40,2 %
  • Western and Eastern Europe 24,9 %
  • Asia and Oceania 19,9 %
  • Latin America and the Caribbean* 9,0 %
  • Africa and the Middle East 5,1 %
  • Other 0,9 %

Key sectors

  • aerospace
  • agri-food
  • aluminum
  • construction
  • energy
  • environment and green technology
  • mining
  • clothing and fashion
  • life sciences
  • information and communication technology
  • transportation and logistics

Québec also boasts:

  • NAFTA market: 476.8 Million consumers;
  • an educated labour force: nearly 83% of the population between 15-64 years of age has obtained a high school diploma or more;
  • a multilingual population: 46.7% of Quebeckers are fluent in two languages, and more than 10% speak three or more (2006 Census);
  • an environment that values and promotes research.

Last update: April 12 2016

Gouvernement du Québec

© Gouvernement du Québec, 2016