Sainte-Catherine

DEMOGRAPHIC AND SOCIOCULTURAL DEMOGRAPHICS

Total population: 16,765 people 

Youth (0 to 14 years): 17.7% (17.1% on the South Shore)

Seniors (65 and over): 10.3% (14.4% on the South Shore)

People living alone: 9.2% (11.2% on the South Shore)

Seniors living alone: 25.5% (26.7% on the South Shore)

Families with children: 64.7% (60.8% on the South Shore)

Single-parent families: 27.5% (23.0% on the South Shore)

Immigrants: 5.4% (11.3% on the South Shore)

New immigrants: 0.6% (2.1% on the South Shore)

Visible minorities: 3.5% (10.3% on the South Shore)


SOCIOECONOMIC CHARACTERISTICS AND LIVING CONDITIONS

People 15 and older without a diploma or degree (low education level): 22.0% (19.6% on the South Shore)

Low-income individuals: 1,610, or 9.7% (12.1% on the South Shore)

Children under 6 from a low-income family: 45, or 4.2% (11.4% on the South Shore)

Low-income Seniors: 350, or 24.5% (14.9% on the South Shore)

Renter households: 20.0% (29.9% on the South Shore)

Renter households that dedicate 30% or more of income to housing: 36.3% (35.7% on the South Shore)

People who have moved over the past 5 years: 31.6% (36.1% on the South Shore)


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

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