Pointe-Claire

DEMOGRAPHIC AND SOCIOCULTURAL DEMOGRAPHICS

Total population: 30,790 people

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

Seniors (65 and over): 20.9% (15.7% on the Island of Montreal)

People living alone: 11.8% (18.0% on the Island of Montreal)

Seniors living alone: 34.3% (35.8% on the Island of Montreal)

Families with children: 64.1% (62.8% on the Island of Montreal)

Single-parent families: 23.7% (32.9% on the Island of Montreal)

Immigrants: 26.3% (33.2% on the Island of Montreal)

New immigrants: 3.1% (8.3% on the Island of Montreal)

Visible minorities: 17.8% (30.3% on the Island of Montreal)


SOCIOECONOMIC CHARACTERISTICS AND LIVING CONDITIONS

People 15 and older without a diploma or degree (low education level): 11.1% (18.9% on the Island of Montreal)

Low-income individuals: 3,005, or 10.1% (24.6% on the Island of Montreal)

Children under 6 from a low-income family: 210, or 13.0% (29.3% on the Island of Montreal)

Low-income Seniors: 635, or 11.8% (21.2% on the Island of Montreal)

Renter households: 28.4% (60.7% on the Island of Montreal)

Renter households that dedicate 30% or more of income to housing: 52.3% (40.5% on the Island of Montreal)

People who have moved over the past 5 years: 31.0% (44.1% on the Island of Montreal)

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

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