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DEMOGRAPHIC AND SOCIOCULTURAL DEMOGRAPHICS

Total population: 62,530 people

Youth (0 to 14 years): 18.8% (15.2% on the Island of Montreal)

Seniors (65 and over): 13.1% (15.7% on the Island of Montreal)

People living alone: 9.1% (18.0% on the Island of Montreal)

Seniors living alone: 25.7% (35.8% on the Island of Montreal)

Families with children: 70.9% (62.8% on the Island of Montreal)

Single-parent families: 25.3% (32.9% on the Island of Montreal)

Immigrants: 38.6% (33.2% on the Island of Montreal)

New immigrants: 6.7% (8.3% on the Island of Montreal)

Visible minorities: 39.8% (30.3% on the Island of Montreal)


SOCIOECONOMIC CHARACTERISTICS AND LIVING CONDITIONS

People 15 and older without a diploma or degree (low education level): 14.6% (18.9% on the Island of Montreal)

Low-income individuals: 9,250, or 15.0% (24.6% on the Island of Montreal)

Children under 6 from a low-income family: 805, or 18.6% (29.3% on the Island of Montreal)

Low-income Seniors: 1,135, or 15% (21.2% on the Island of Montreal)

Renter households: 30.7% (60.7% on the Island of Montreal)

Renter households that dedicate 30% or more of income to housing: 38.3% (40.5% on the Island of Montreal)

People who have moved over the past 5 years: 32.1% (44.1% on the Island of Montreal)

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

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