05 - Estrie

Land area (2016) 10,197 km²
Population density 31.8 inhab./km²
Total population (2016) 324,009 inhab.
   0-14 years 49,170 inhab.
   15-24 years 36,979 inhab.
   25-44 years 78,826 inhab.
   45-64 years 92,094 inhab.
   65 years and over 66,940 inhab.
Interregional net migration (2015-2016) 930 inhab.
Population projections
(population changes 2036/2011)
12.6%
Employment (November 2017)¹ 158.7k
Participation rate (November 2017)¹ 61.0%
Employment rate (November 2017)¹ 58.1%
Unemployment rate (November 2017)¹ 4.8%
Low-income rate among families (2014) 7.1 %
Per capita disposable income (2015) $25,365
Per capita GDP at basic prices (2015) $34,853
Capital expenditure (2017) $1,148M
Manufacturing sector (revenue from goods
manufactured changes 2012/2011)
-0.5 %
1. This data is seasonally adjusted using three-month moving averages.