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DEMOGRAPHIC AND SOCIOCULTURAL DEMOGRAPHICS

Total population: 63.360 people

Youth (0 to 14 years): 18.1% (15.7% Island of Montreal)

Seniors (65 and over): 14.5% (16.7% Island of Montreal)

People living alone: 9.2% (18.1% Island of Montreal)

Seniors living alone: 26.1% (36.1% Island of Montreal)

Families with children: 71.1% (63% Island of Montreal)

Single-parent families: 25.4% (32.5% Island of Montreal)

Immigrants: 40.8% (34% Island of Montreal)

New immigrants: 6.7% (7.3% Island of Montreal)

Visible minorities: 44.1% (32.9% Island of Montreal)

 

SOCIOECONOMIC CHARACTERISTICS AND LIVING CONDITIONS

People 15 and older without a diploma or degree (low education level): 14.8% (16.9% Island of Montreal)

Low-income individuals: 8.470, or 13.5% (21.3% Island of Montreal)

Children under 6 from a low-income family: 740, or 18.3% (22.8% Island of Montreal)

Low-income Seniors: 1.335, or 14.9% (21.2% Island of Montreal)

Renter households: 31.6% (60% Island of Montreal)

Renter households that dedicate 30% or more of income to housing: 37.9% (36.8% Island of Montreal)

People who have moved over the past 5 years: 29% (43.2% Island of Montreal)

 

Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population