To date, the BALSAC population file contains more than 4 million records relating to nearly 5 million individuals and covering nearly four centuries. The interactive map below shows the number of baptism, marriage and burial records contained in the file for each region of Quebec. For a finer breakdown at the local or parish level, you can consult the inventory of the BALSAC population file (Excel format).
For a detailed description of the variables contained in the BALSAC file, you can consult the structure of the BALSAC database and the contents of the main tables (PDF).
To view the interactive map in English and in "full screen" mode click here.