12 - Chaudière-Appalaches

Land area (2016) 15,074 km²
Population density 28.3 inhab./km²
Total population (2017) 426,791 inhab.
   0-14 years 67,873 inhab.
   15-24 years 44,117 inhab.
   25-44 years 102,869 inhab.
   45-64 years 123,127 inhab.
   65 years and over 88,805 inhab.
Interregional net migration (2016-2017) 925 inhab.
Population projections
(population changes 2036/2011)
8.8%
Employment (August 2018)¹ 223.9k
Participation rate (August 2018)¹ 65.5%
Employment rate (August 2018)¹ 63.5%
Unemployment rate (August 2018)¹ 3.0%
Low-income rate among families (2015) 3.7 %
Per capita disposable income (2016) $26,865
Per capita GDP at basic prices (2016) $38,186
Capital expenditure (Change 2018/2017) - 18.0%
Manufacturing sector (revenue from goods
manufactured changes 2012/2011)
9.0 %
1. This data is seasonally adjusted using three-month moving averages.