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Portrait of Québec

"Unique" is a great way to describe Québec. The province is in a class of its own, with its immense territory and distinctive personality, thanks to its majority French-speaking, multicultural population. Québec, the largest Canadian province. is the only one where French is the population’s first language!

A modern and solidary society with a universal, free healthcare system and a highly developed education system, Québec is known for its exceptional quality of life and for its democratic political system. Its diversified economy is powered by abundant natural resources and an expanding information technology sector and other cutting-edge industries.

This portrait of Québec is presented from a government perspective. This profile features how the Québec State intervenes, manages and structures each sector of activities.