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 study,1 according to selected characteristics, Laval and all of Québec, 2011

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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


n

Laval
Total 29,320 14,760 14,560 114,070 39,015 75,055
 Males 21,735 10,325 11,410 47,405 15,320 32,085
 Females 7,585 4,440 3,155 66,670 23,695 42,975
 25-44 years 16,795 9,080 7,720 59,055 22,065 36,995
 45-64 years 12,530 5,685 6,855 55,010 16,955 38,065

%

Total 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
 Males 74.1 70.0 78.4 41.6 39.3 42.7
 Females 25.9 30.1 21.7 58.4 60.7 57.3
 25-44 years 57.3 61.5 53.0 51.8 56.6 49.3
 45-64 years 42.7 38.5 47.1 48.2 43.5 50.7

n

All of Québec
Total 498,520 233,275 265,245 2,372,720 785,440 1,587,285
 Males 370,370 162,815 207,555 1,044,255 310,935 733,320
 Females 128,150 70,460 57,690 1,328,470 474,500 853,970
 25-44 years 288,125 145,870 142,250 1,215,625 448,550 767,070
 45-64 years 210,400 87,410 122,990 1,157,105 336,890 820,210

%

Total 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
 Males 74.3 69.8 78.3 44.0 39.6 46.2
 Females 25.7 30.2 21.7 56.0 60.4 53.8
 25-44 years 57.8 62.5 53.6 51.2 57.1 48.3
 45-64 years 42.2 37.5 46.4 48.8 42.9 51.7
  

Note: In order to ensure confidentiality, all figures have been rounded. Therefore, they may not add up to totals.
1. STEM and other fields of study are defined according to the Classification of Instructional Programs 2011.
Source: Statistics Canada, National Household Survey, customized compilation, CO-1479 Table 1, adapted by the Institut de la statistique du Québec.
 
October 1, 2015
   

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