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Dec 2020

QANUILIRPITAA? 2017 Nunavik Inuit Health Survey

QANUILIRPITAA? 2017 is a survey on the health of the Inuit of Nunavik resulting from an important partnership between regional organizations, in particular the Regional Board of Health and Social Services of Nunavik (NRBHSS), the National Institute of Public Health of Quebec as well as Laval, McGill and Trent universities. The survey was conducted in Nunavik from August to October 2017. A first wave of 9 reports out of a total of 19 are disclosed so far. They focus on the social and cultural characteristics of the inuit population, their mental and physical health, as well as their living and environmental conditions. Each topic has a full report (in English), a summary and a fact sheets (in French), available in the Publications section.

Nov 2020

Nunivaat Analytics - The Elders of Nunavik - A Snapshot of the Socio-Economic Situation

The Nunivaat Analytics is a series of analytical bulletins that explores, with the help of statistics, different aspects of the social and economic situation of the Nunavik region. Written in an easy language and illustrated with graphs, the most recent Nunivaat Analytics bulletin is devoted to the principal demographic and socio-economic characteristics of the elders living in Nunavik compared, whenever possible, with the socio-economic and demographic characteristics observed in Quebec as a whole. This bulletin is available in the Publications section and in the Nunivaat Research Program section.

Sep 2020

Fire statistics update

The 2019 fire statistics in Nunavik are now available. The statistics provide information about the material losses due to fires in the villages and for the whole Nunavik, about the number of fire by village, by cause, by location and by origin. These data can be consulted in the statistics section under the indicator Security/Fires.

May 2020

Economic impacts of COVID-19

The Canada Research Chair on Comparative Aboriginal Condition has produced a preliminary portrait of the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic in the Canadian Arctic. The document can be viewed in the Publications section.

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The Nunivaat Research Program is devoted to the development of knowledge through statistical tools and researches, in order to support public decision in Nunavik. It includes the design and the execution of special statistical surveys, and the preparation of statistical reports.
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