Montréal-Est

DEMOGRAPHIC AND SOCIOCULTURAL DEMOGRAPHICS

Total population: 3,850 people

Youth (0 to 14 years): 15.4% (15.7% Island of Montreal)

Seniors (65 and over): 13.5% (16.7% Island of Montreal)

People living alone: 17.3% (18.1% Island of Montreal)

Seniors living alone: 36.1% (36.1% Island of Montreal)

Families with children: 64% (63% Island of Montreal)

Single-parent families: 47.7% (32.5% Island of Montreal)

Immigrants: 8.9% (34% Island of Montreal)

New immigrants: 1.3% (7.3% Island of Montreal)

Visible minorities: 15.2% (32.9% Island of Montreal)

 

SOCIOECONOMIC CHARACTERISTICS AND LIVING CONDITIONS

People 15 and older without a diploma or degree (low education level): 30.4% (16.9% Island of Montreal)

Low-income individuals: 740, or 20.1% (21.3% Island of Montreal)

Children under 6 from a low-income family: 60, or 22.6% (22.8% Island of Montreal)

Low-income Seniors: 110, or 22.7% (21.2% Island of Montreal)

Renter households: 56.2% (60% Island of Montreal)

Renter households that dedicate 30% or more of income to housing: 39.2% (36.8% Island of Montreal)

People who have moved over the past 5 years: 42.4% (43.2% Island of Montreal)

 

Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population