16 - Montérégie

Land area (2016) 11,112 km²
Population density 139.5 inhab./km²
Total population (2017) 1,550,534 inhab.
   0-14 years 254,175 inhab.
   15-24 years 172,807 inhab.
   25-44 years 396,546 inhab.
   45-64 years 444,999 inhab.
   65 years and over 282,007 inhab.
Interregional net migration (2016-2017) 6,686 inhab.
Population projections
(population changes 2036/2011)
21.1%
Employment (August 2018)¹ 798.3k
Participation rate (August 2018)¹ 65.4%
Employment rate (August 2018)¹ 62.4%
Unemployment rate (August 2018)¹ 4.6%
Low-income rate among families (2015) 6.6 %
Per capita disposable income (2016) $28,738
Per capita GDP at basic prices (2016) $36,701
Capital expenditure (Change 2018/2017) 4.7%
Manufacturing sector (revenue from goods
manufactured changes 2012/2011)
1.9 %
1. This data is seasonally adjusted using three-month moving averages.