Villeray

DEMOGRAPHIC AND SOCIOCULTURAL DEMOGRAPHICS

Total population: 57,370 people

Youth (0 to 14 years): 13.5% (15.2% on the Island of Montreal)

Seniors (65 and over): 12.1% (15.7% on the Island of Montreal)

People living alone: 23.1% (18.0% on the Island of Montreal)

Seniors living alone: 42.3% (35.8% on the Island of Montreal)

Families with children: 58.0% (62.8% on the Island of Montreal)

Single-parent families: 37.6% (32.9% on the Island of Montreal)

Immigrants: 29.9% (33.2% on the Island of Montreal)

New immigrants: 7.6% (8.3% on the Island of Montreal)

Visible minorities: 26.9% (30.3% on the Island of Montreal)


SOCIOECONOMIC CHARACTERISTICS AND LIVING CONDITIONS

People 15 and older without a diploma or degree (low education level): 19.1% (18.9% on the Island of Montreal)

Low-income individuals: 14,990, or 26.4% (24.6% on the Island of Montreal)

Children under 6 from a low-income family: 1,040, or 26.9% (29.3% on the Island of Montreal)

Low-income Seniors: 2,065, or 32.2% (21.2% on the Island of Montreal)

Renter households: 73.8% (60.7% on the Island of Montreal)

Renter households that dedicate 30% or more of income to housing: 36.6% (40.5% on the Island of Montreal)

People who have moved over the past 5 years: 51.7% (44.1% on the Island of Montreal)

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

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