12 - Chaudière-Appalaches

Land area (2016) 15,074 km²
Population density 28.2 inhab./km²
Total population (2016) 424,856 inhab.
   0-14 years 67,377 inhab.
   15-24 years 45,418 inhab.
   25-44 years 102,150 inhab.
   45-64 years 124,444 inhab.
   65 years and over 85,467 inhab.
Interregional net migration (2015-2016) 957 inhab.
Population projections
(population changes 2036/2011)
8.8%
Employment (November 2017)¹ 215.5k
Participation rate (November 2017)¹ 62.9%
Employment rate (November 2017)¹ 61.3%
Unemployment rate (November 2017)¹ 2.5%
Low-income rate among families (2014) 3.8 %
Per capita disposable income (2015) $26,750
Per capita GDP at basic prices (2015) $37,007
Capital expenditure (2017) $1,549M
Manufacturing sector (revenue from goods
manufactured changes 2012/2011)
9.0 %
1. This data is seasonally adjusted using three-month moving averages.