Saint-Sébastien

DEMOGRAPHIC AND SOCIOCULTURAL DEMOGRAPHICS

Total population: 1,400 people

Youth (0 to 14 years): 20.1% (17.4% in South Shore)

Seniors (65 and over): 14% (17.1%in South Shore)

People living alone: 8.5% (11.8% in South Shore)

Seniors living alone: 20% (26.7% in South Shore)

Families with children: 56.1% (60.2% in South Shore)

Single-parent families: 26.1% (28% in South Shore)

Immigrants: 4.8 % (13.2% in South Shore)

New immigrants: 0% (2.2% in South Shore)

Visible minorities: 1.4% (13.2% in South Shore)


SOCIOECONOMIC CHARACTERISTICS AND LIVING CONDITIONS

People 15 and older without a diploma or degree (low education level): 37.2% (18% in South Shore)

Low-income individuals: 95, or 12.4% (10.3% in South Shore)

Children under 6 from a low-income family: 10, or 16.7% (10.2% in South Shore)

Low-income Seniors: 20, or 22.2% (14% in South Shore)

Renter households: 35.2 % (30.4% in South Shore)

Renter households that dedicate 30% or more of income to housing: 15.8% (32.7% in South Shore)

People who have moved over the past 5 years:  39.9% (34.4% in South Shore)

 

Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population