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DEMOGRAPHIC AND SOCIOCULTURAL DEMOGRAPHICS

Total population: 76,860 people

Youth (0 to 14 years): 16.2% (15.7% Island of Montreal)

Seniors (65 and over): 19.5% (16.7% Island of Montreal)

People living alone: 16% (18.1% Island of Montreal)

Seniors living alone: 33.7% (36.1% Island of Montreal)

Families with children: 65.9% (63% Island of Montreal)

Single-parent families: 35.3% (32.5% Island of Montreal)

Immigrants: 35.9% (34% Island of Montreal)

New immigrants: 7.5% (7.3% Island of Montreal)

Visible minorities: 37.1% (32.9% Island of Montreal)

 

SOCIOECONOMIC CHARACTERISTICS AND LIVING CONDITIONS

People 15 and older without a diploma or degree (low education level): 20% (16.9% Island of Montreal)

Low-income individuals: 14,610, or 19.4% (21.3% Island of Montreal)

Children under 6 from a low-income family: 1,325, or 24.6% (22.8% Island of Montreal)

Low-income Seniors: 2,240, or 16.5% (21.2% Island of Montreal)

Renter households: 60.1% (60% Island of Montreal)

Renter households that dedicate 30% or more of income to housing: 31.6% (36.8% Island of Montreal)

People who have moved over the past 5 years: 38.3% (43.2% Island of Montreal)

 

Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population