Statistical Table

Persons aged 25-64 who obtained their highest certificate, diploma or degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) field of study or in other fields of study¹, according to selected characteristics, Bas-Saint-Laurent and all of Québec, 2016

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STEM fields of study Other fields of study


Total University degree holders Other postsecondary certificate
or diploma holders
Total University degree holders Other postsecondary certificate
or diploma holders


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Bas-Saint-Laurent
Total 8,205 2,760 5,445 59,595 13,445 46,150
 Males 6,195 1,840 4,355 27,140 4,380 22,755
 Females 2,010 920 1,090 32,460 9,065 23,395
 25-44 years 4,375 1,570 2,805 26,750 6,885 19,865
 45-64 years 3,830 1,185 2,640 32,845 6,565 26,280

%

Total 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
 Males 75.5 66.7 80.0 45.5 32.6 49.3
 Females 24.5 33.3 20.0 54.5 67.4 50.7
 25-44 years 53.3 56.9 51.5 44.9 51.2 43.0
 45-64 years 46.7 42.9 48.5 55.1 48.8 56.9

n

All of Québec
Total 506,365 255,265 251,095 2,475,990 861,035 1,614,950
 Males 372,470 174,790 197,675 1,074,835 324,220 750,620
 Females 133,895 80,470 53,420 1,401,150 536,815 864,330
 25-44 years 281,145 153,345 127,800 1,272,735 494,020 778,720
 45-64 years 225,215 101,920 123,295 1,203,250 367,020 836,230

%

Total 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
 Males 73.6 68.5 78.7 43.4 37.7 46.5
 Females 26.4 31.5 21.3 56.6 62.3 53.5
 25-44 years 55.5 60.1 50.9 51.4 57.4 48.2
 45-64 years 44.5 39.9 49.1 48.6 42.6 51.8
  

1. STEM and other fields of study are defined according to the Classification of Instructional Programs 2016.
  
Note: In order to ensure confidentiality, all figures have been rounded. Therefore, they may not add up to totals.
  
Source : Statistics Canada, 2016 Census, customized compilation, CO-1797 Table 2. Adapted by the Institut de la statistique du Québec.
 
July 25, 2018
   

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