Laval-des-Rapides

DEMOGRAPHIC AND SOCIOCULTURAL DEMOGRAPHICS

Total population: 36,933 people

Youth (0 to 14 years): 13.3% (17.3% in Laval)

Seniors (65 and over): 19.1% (15.6% in Laval)

People living alone: 17.4% (10.2% in Laval)

Seniors living alone: 32.6% (25.2% in Laval)

Families with children: 59.7% (64.6% in Laval)

Single-parent families: 34.9% (25.9% in Laval)

Immigrants: 26.1% (24.6% in Laval)

New immigrants: 6.1% (3.4% in Laval)

Visible minorities: 23.9% (20.7% in Laval)


SOCIOECONOMIC CHARACTERISTICS AND LIVING CONDITIONS

People 15 and older without a diploma or degree (low education level): 22.4% (20.5% in Laval)

People who have moved over the past 5 years: N/A (35.0% in Laval)

Data on the territory served by Laval municipal office (BML) – Sector 2, which covers the districts of Pont-Viau, Renaud-Coursol and Laval-des-Rapides. Data by neighbourhood are not available. 

Low-income individuals: 13,320, or 19.0% (12.8% in Laval)

Children under 6 from a low-income family: 1,190, or 26.9% (15.3% in Laval)

Low-income Seniors: 1,735, or 14.8% (15.4% in Laval)

Renter households: 53.4% (30.7% in Laval)

Renter households that dedicate 30% or more of income to housing: 36.4% (36.6% in Laval)

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