02 - Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean

Land area (2016) 95,761 km²
Population density 2.9 inhab./km²
Total population (2017) 276,509 inhab.
   0-14 years 40,289 inhab.
   15-24 years 27,689 inhab.
   25-44 years 65,170 inhab.
   45-64 years 83,142 inhab.
   65 years and over 60,219 inhab.
Interregional net migration (2015-2016) - 1,000 inhab.
Population projections
(population changes 2036/2011)
- 0.5%
Employment (January 2018)¹ 131.1k
Participation rate (January 2018)¹ 60.1%
Employment rate (January 2018)¹ 56.8%
Unemployment rate (January 2018)¹ 5.4%
Low-income rate among families (2014) 5.2 %
Per capita disposable income (2015) $25,331
Per capita GDP at basic prices (2015) $38,397
Capital expenditure (2017) $1,528M
Manufacturing sector (revenue from goods
manufactured changes 2012/2011)
-20.0 %
1. This data is seasonally adjusted using three-month moving averages.