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The drop in unemployment in Quebec is entirely due to the decrease in the number of people temporarily laid off.
The economy across Canada created almost a million jobs in June as businesses forced to close due to the pandemic began to reopen.
According to Statistics Canada, 953,000 jobs were created last month, including 488,000 full-time and 465,000 part-time.
The national unemployment rate fell to 12.3% in June after hitting a record high of 13.7% in May.
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Inexpensive parking offers aim to attract Montrealers to the deserted city center
With downtown Montreal deserted by workers, students and tourists, two shopping centers announced cheap parking offers on Friday to attract Montrealers.