Sainte-Geneviève

DEMOGRAPHIC AND SOCIOCULTURAL DEMOGRAPHICS

Total population: 3,695 people

Youth (0 to 14 years): 14.4% (15.7% Island of Montreal)

Seniors (65 and over): 23.2% (16.7% Island of Montreal)

People living alone: 22.5% (18.1% Island of Montreal)

Seniors living alone: 47.8% (36.1% Island of Montreal)

Families with children: 66.1% (63% Island of Montreal)

Single-parent families: 45.2% (32.5% Island of Montreal)

Immigrants: 33.7% (34% Island of Montreal)

New immigrants: 12.2% (7.3% Island of Montreal)

Visible minorities: 36.5% (32.9% Island of Montreal)

 

SOCIOECONOMIC CHARACTERISTICS AND LIVING CONDITIONS

People 15 and older without a diploma or degree (low education level): 21.6% (16.9% Island of Montreal)

Low-income individuals: 820, or 24.5% (21.3% Island of Montreal)

Children under 6 from a low-income family: 70, or 28.6% (22.8% Island of Montreal)

Low-income Seniors: 155, or 26.7% (21.2% Island of Montreal)

Renter households: 63.4% (60% Island of Montreal)

Renter households that dedicate 30% or more of income to housing: 43.3% (36.8% Island of Montreal)

People who have moved over the past 5 years: 46.3% (43.2% Island of Montreal)

 

Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population