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DEMOGRAPHIC AND SOCIOCULTURAL DEMOGRAPHICS

Total population: 28,425 people

Youth (0 to 14 years): 17.2% (15.7% Island of Montreal)

Seniors (65 and over): 15.7% (16.7% Island of Montreal)

People living alone: 16.6% (18.1% Island of Montreal)

Seniors living alone: 32.7% (36.1% Island of Montreal)

Families with children: 71.2% (63% Island of Montreal)

Single-parent families: 31.6% (32.5% Island of Montreal)

Immigrants: 56.5% (34% Island of Montreal)

New immigrants: 10.1% (7.3% Island of Montreal)

Visible minorities: 63.5% (32.9% Island of Montreal)

 

SOCIOECONOMIC CHARACTERISTICS AND LIVING CONDITIONS

People 15 and older without a diploma or degree (low education level): 33.5% (16.9% Island of Montreal)

Low-income individuals: 10,740, or 38.4% (21.3% Island of Montreal)

Children under 6 from a low-income family: 765, or 36.2% (22.8% Island of Montreal)

Low-income Seniors: 1,865, or 42.6% (21.2% Island of Montreal)

Renter households: 79% (60% Island of Montreal)

Renter households that dedicate 30% or more of income to housing: 39.7% (36.8% Island of Montreal)

People who have moved over the past 5 years: 43% (43.2% Island of Montreal)

 

Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population