Centre-Sud

DEMOGRAPHIC AND SOCIOCULTURAL DEMOGRAPHICS

Total population: 32,255 people

Youth (0 to 14 years): 8.7% (15.7% Island of Montreal)

Seniors (65 and over): 11.4% (16.7% Island of Montreal)

People living alone: 31% (18.1% Island of Montreal)

Seniors living alone: 59% (36.1% Island of Montreal)

Families with children: 45% (63% Island of Montreal)

Single-parent families: 45.6% (32.5% Island of Montreal)

Immigrants: 22.4% (34% Island of Montreal)

New immigrants: 6.5% (7.3% Island of Montreal)

Visible minorities: 13.3% (32.9% Island of Montreal)

 

SOCIOECONOMIC CHARACTERISTICS AND LIVING CONDITIONS

People 15 and older without a diploma or degree (low education level): 14.7% (16.9% Island of Montreal)

Low-income individuals: 9,450, or 30% (21.3% Island of Montreal)

Children under 6 from a low-income family: 360, or 27.1% (22.8% Island of Montreal)

Low-income Seniors: 1,360, or 41.4% (21.2% Island of Montreal)

Renter households: 76.2% (60% Island of Montreal)

Renter households that dedicate 30% or more of income to housing: 37.7% (36.8% Island of Montreal)

People who have moved over the past 5 years: 57.9% (43.2% Island of Montreal)

 

Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population