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DEMOGRAPHIC AND SOCIOCULTURAL DEMOGRAPHICS

Total population: 74,280 people

Youth (0 to 14 years): 15.2% (15.2% on the Island of Montreal)

Seniors (65 and over): 18.6% (15.7% on the Island of Montreal)

People living alone: 16.1% (18.0% on the Island of Montreal)

Seniors living alone: 31.6% (35.8% on the Island of Montreal)

Families with children: 64.3% (62.8% on the Island of Montreal)

Single-parent families: 35.5% (32.9% on the Island of Montreal)

Immigrants: 34.7% (33.2% on the Island of Montreal)

New immigrants: 8.2% (8.3% on the Island of Montreal)

Visible minorities: 33.1% (30.3% on the Island of Montreal)


SOCIOECONOMIC CHARACTERISTICS AND LIVING CONDITIONS

People 15 and older without a diploma or degree (low education level): 23.2% (18.9% on the Island of Montreal)

Low-income individuals: 18,070, or 24.9% (24.6% on the Island of Montreal)

Children under 6 from a low-income family: 1,760, or 35.6% (29.3% on the Island of Montreal)

Low-income Seniors: 2,385, or 19.0% (21.2% on the Island of Montreal)

Renter households: 60.3% (60.7% on the Island of Montreal)

Renter households that dedicate 30% or more of income to housing: 38.2% (40.5% on the Island of Montreal)

People who have moved over the past 5 years: 37.1% (44.1% on the Island of Montreal)

*Source: Statistics Canada, 2011 Census, National Household Survey

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