Saint-Michel

 

DEMOGRAPHIC AND SOCIOCULTURAL DEMOGRAPHICS

Total population: 56,425 people

Youth (0 to 14 years): 20% (15.7% Island of Montreal)

Seniors (65 and over): 13.9% (16.7% Island of Montreal)

People living alone: 13.5% (18.1% Island of Montreal)

Seniors living alone: 31.6% (36.1% Island of Montreal)

Families with children: 75.2% (63% Island of Montreal)

Single-parent families: 40.3% (32.5% Island of Montreal)

Immigrants: 49.4% (34% Island of Montreal)

New immigrants: 10.1% (7.3% Island of Montreal)

Visible minorities: 60.2% (32.9% Island of Montreal)

 

SOCIOECONOMIC CHARACTERISTICS AND LIVING CONDITIONS

People 15 and older without a diploma or degree (low education level): 32.5% (16.9% Island of Montreal)

Low-income individuals: 16,850, or 30.1% (21.3% Island of Montreal)

Children under 6 from a low-income family: 1,785, or 36% (22.8% Island of Montreal)

Low-income Seniors: 2,185, or 29.6% (21.2% Island of Montreal)

Renter households: 69.5% (60% Island of Montreal)

Renter households that dedicate 30% or more of income to housing: 33.6% (36.8% Island of Montreal)

People who have moved over the past 5 years: 44.2% (43.2% Island of Montreal)

 

Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population