Sainte-Geneviève

DEMOGRAPHIC AND SOCIOCULTURAL DEMOGRAPHICS

Total population: 3,455 people

Youth (0 to 14 years): 13.6% (15.2% on the Island of Montreal)

Seniors (65 and over): 18.4% (15.7% on the Island of Montreal)

People living alone: 21.9% (18.0% on the Island of Montreal)

Seniors living alone: 38.6% (35.8% on the Island of Montreal)

Families with children: 63.3% (62.8% on the Island of Montreal)

Single-parent families: 41.0% (32.9% on the Island of Montreal)

Immigrants*: 32.3% (33.2% on the Island of Montreal)

New immigrants*: 9.4% (8.3% on the Island of Montreal)

Visible minorities*: 24.4% (30.3% on the Island of Montreal)


SOCIOECONOMIC CHARACTERISTICS AND LIVING CONDITIONS*

People 15 and older without a diploma or degree (low education level): 15.6% (18.9% on the Island of Montreal)

Low-income individuals: 920, or 28.7% (24.6% on the Island of Montreal)

Children under 6 from a low-income family: 95, or 38.0% (29.3% on the Island of Montreal)

Low-income Seniors: 85, or 19.3% (21.2% on the Island of Montreal)

Renter households: 65.2% (60.7% on the Island of Montreal)

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

People who have moved over the past 5 years: 57.1% (44.1% on the Island of Montreal)

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


*This data is from the 2011 National Household Survey (NHS). They must be interpreted with caution, as this territory has either a small population or a global non-response rate (GNR) above 25%.

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