01 - Bas-Saint-Laurent

Land area (2016) 22,185 km²
Population density 9.0 inhab./km²
Total population (2016) 199,983 inhab.
   0-14 years 27,550 inhab.
   15-24 years 19,567 inhab.
   25-44 years 43,022 inhab.
   45-64 years 62,387 inhab.
   65 years and over 47,457 inhab.
Interregional net migration (2015-2016) - 5 inhab.
Population projections
(population changes 2036/2011)
- 1.8%
Employment (November 2017)¹ 82.0k
Participation rate (November 2017)¹ 51.2%
Employment rate (November 2017)¹ 48.7%
Unemployment rate (November 2017)¹ 4.9%
Low-income rate among families (2014) 5.3 %
Per capita disposable income (2015) $24,465
Per capita GDP at basic prices (2015) $33,386
Capital expenditure (2017) $1,007M
Manufacturing sector (revenue from goods
manufactured changes 2012/2011)
11.6 %
1. This data is seasonally adjusted using three-month moving averages.