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, Laurentides 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


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Laurentides
Total 27,230 9,250 17,980 167,150 41,605 125,545
 Males 20,625 6,700 13,925 73,975 15,235 58,740
 Females 6,610 2,550 4,055 93,170 26,375 66,800
 25-44 years 14,100 5,105 8,990 82,655 22,055 60,600
 45-64 years 13,135 4,150 8,990 84,490 19,550 64,945

%

Total 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
 Males 75.7 72.4 77.4 44.3 36.6 46.8
 Females 24.3 27.6 22.6 55.7 63.4 53.2
 25-44 years 51.8 55.2 50.0 49.4 53.0 48.3
 45-64 years 48.2 44.9 50.0 50.5 47.0 51.7

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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