La population se concentre principalement dans la partie sud du territoire, en bordure du fleuve Saint-Laurent. Le Québec compte 91 % des francophones du Canada.
Québec's population is mainly concentrated in the southern portion of the province, along the St. Lawrence River. Québec is home to 91% of Canada's French-speaking inhabitants. It is a plural society that welcomes an average of close to 44,500 immigrants each year from some 100 countries (source: Gouvernement du Québec). The province's cultural communities help foster its vitality and international profile. Québec has nearly 120 diverse linguistic, cultural and religious communities. Each person's contribution is strongly encouraged, in honour of Québec's democratic values.