Saint-Laurent

DEMOGRAPHIC AND SOCIOCULTURAL DEMOGRAPHICS

Total population: 93,840 people

Youth (0 to 14 years): 19.2% (15.2% on the Island of Montreal)

Seniors (65 and over): 16.2% (15.7% on the Island of Montreal)

People living alone: 11.4% (18.0% on the Island of Montreal)

Seniors living alone: 29.6% (35.8% on the Island of Montreal)

Families with children: 69.4% (62.8% on the Island of Montreal)

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

Immigrants: 52.4% (33.2% on the Island of Montreal)

New immigrants: 12.5% (8.3% on the Island of Montreal)

Visible minorities: 50.4% (30.3% on the Island of Montreal)


SOCIOECONOMIC CHARACTERISTICS AND LIVING CONDITIONS

People 15 and older without a diploma or degree (low education level): 17.4% (18.9% on the Island of Montreal)

Low-income individuals: 22,945, or 24.9% (24.6% on the Island of Montreal)

Children under 6 from a low-income family: 2,400, or 29.3% (29.3% on the Island of Montreal)

Low-income Seniors: 2,965, or 21.8% (21.2% on the Island of Montreal)

Renter households: 52.0% (60.7% on the Island of Montreal)

Renter households that dedicate 30% or more of income to housing: 41.8% (40.5% on the Island of Montreal)

People who have moved over the past 5 years: 45.1% (44.1% on the Island of Montreal)

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

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