02 - Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean

Land area (2016) 95,761 km²
Population density 2.9 inhab./km²
Total population (2016) 277,232 inhab.
   0-14 years 40,273 inhab.
   15-24 years 29,035 inhab.
   25-44 years 64,827 inhab.
   45-64 years 84,983 inhab.
   65 years and over 58,114 inhab.
Interregional net migration (2015-2016) - 1,000 inhab.
Population projections
(population changes 2036/2011)
- 0.5%
Employment (November 2017)¹ 131.5k
Participation rate (November 2017)¹ 60.8%
Employment rate (November 2017)¹ 57.0%
Unemployment rate (November 2017)¹ 6.3%
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.