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Interactive Map

The interactive map of the 2020 road safety record lets you visualize statistics related to road accidents and driver’s licence holders, detailed by Québec region, regional county municipality (MRC) or municipality. The map is available in French only.  

The data used in the interactive map are based on the accident reports filled out by police officers following accidents that occurred in 2020 and reported to the SAAQ before March 30, 2021. 

USING THE MAP

Features

Tabs

Eight tabs are available above the map:

  1. Number of accidents
  2. Number of deaths
  3. Fatalities per 100,000 inhabitants
  4. Number of accident victims
  5. Accident victims per 100,000 inhabitants
  6. Number of pedestrian victims
  7. Number of motorcyclist victims

Key

The key is located in the right upper corner of the map and can be clicked open. It shows the territorial division currently displayed on the map (region, regional county municipality (MRC) or municipality) as well as a colour scale representing the selected road safety indicator. 

Overview

The overview tab is located in the bottom left corner and can be clicked open. It allows you to move around on the map. Simply move the rectangle on the miniaturized map. The overview feature is especially useful when the map is zoomed in. 

Search

The search tool lets you find a specific location or address on the map. You can look up a region, an MRC or a municipality. Just click on the magnifying glass and enter your search terms in the box. To exit the search tool, click on the X in the search box.

Zoom

The zoom feature lets you adjust the map’s display:

  • The + button zooms into the map (bringing you nearer). 
  • The – button zooms out of the map (bringing you farther out).
  • The button with a house icon brings you back to the initial map, showing all of Québec.

Tooltip

By clicking on an administrative region, an MRC or a municipality on the map, a tooltip appears and details the road safety indicators pertaining to the selected territory. These indicators are:

  1. Number of accidents
  2. Number of accident victims
  3. Number of fatalities
  4. Number of victims who sustained serious injuries
  5. Number of victims who sustained minor injuries
  6. Accidents per 100,000 inhabitants
  7. Fatalities per 100,000 inhabitants
  8. Victims with serious injuries per 100,000 inhabitants
  9. Victims with minor injuries per 100,000 inhabitants
  10. Number of pedestrian victims
  11. Number of motorcyclist victims
  12. Number of driver’s licence holders

Required configuration

Web browser

Our website is designed to comply with Web standards. It is generally accessible using the most common Web browsers. However, its appearance may differ from one browser to another. For the best experience, we recommend that you use a recent browser.

Please do not use trial versions of software or software under development (alpha, beta, RC).

Questions and comments

For any questions or comments regarding the interactive map, please email us at cartographie@saaq.gouv.qc.ca This link opens your default email software..

Last update: July 21, 2021