Duvernay

DEMOGRAPHIC AND SOCIOCULTURAL DEMOGRAPHICS

Data on the territory served by Laval municipal office (BML) – Sector 1, which covers the districts of Duvernay, Saint-François and Saint-Vincent-de-Paul. Data by neighbourhood are not available.

Total population: 59,990 people

Youth (0 to 14 years): 17.6% (17.4% in Laval)

Seniors (65 and over): 16.5% (17.2% in Laval)

People living alone: 8.6% (10.2% in Laval)

Seniors living alone: 21% (24.3% in Laval)

Families with children: 64.9% (65.7% in Laval)

Single-parent families: 26.7% (26.2% in Laval)

Immigrants: 22.8% (28.5% in Laval)

New immigrants: 1.9% (3.7% in Laval)

Visible minorities: 24.4% (26.1% in Laval)

 

SOCIOECONOMIC CHARACTERISTICS AND LIVING CONDITIONS

People 15 and older without a diploma or degree (low education level): 18.2% (19% in Laval)

Low-income individuals: 4,615, or 7.9% (11.3% in Laval)

Children under 6 from a low-income family: 295, or 8% (12.5% in Laval)

Low-income Seniors: 840, or 9.2% (14.6% in Laval)

Renter households: 21% (30.6% in Laval)

Renter households that dedicate 30% or more of income to housing: 35.9% (35.6% in Laval)

People who have moved over the past 5 years: 28.1% (32.2% in Laval)

 

Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population