Comparing skepticism about the Holocaust in Quebec with the rest of Canada

May 7, 2024

What might be described as skepticism about the Holocaust is somewhat higher in Quebec than it is in the rest of Canada as revealed in a Leger poll conducted for the Association for Canadian Studies over the period February 23-26, 2024 with a sample of 1590 Canadians ( 368 respondents in Quebec and 1222 respondents in the rest of Canada). That which follows compares such skepticism in Quebec with the rest of Canada in particular on the basis of age, gender, educational attainment and looks at the extent to which Holocaust skeptics in Quebec harbor anti-Jewish sentiment . On that last point it reveals that amongst the minority of Quebecer s who feel that the Holocaust is exaggerated some 7 in 10 hold negative sentiment towards Jews.