Census Profile, 2016 Census
Montréal, Ville [Census subdivision], Quebec and Canada [Country]

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The table shows total, male and female data grouped by geography (appearing as column headers) for selected characteristics (appearing as row headers).
Characteristic Montréal, V
Quebec
[Census subdivision]
Canada

[Country]
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Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population and dwellings
Population, 2016Census data footnote 1 1,704,694  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 35,151,728  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Population, 2011Census data footnote 1 1,649,519  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 33,476,688  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Population percentage change, 2011 to 2016 3.3  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 5.0  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total private dwellingsCensus data footnote 2 843,872  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 15,412,443  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Private dwellings occupied by usual residentsCensus data footnote 3 779,802  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 14,072,079  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Population density per square kilometre 4,662.1  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 3.9  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Land area in square kilometres 365.65  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 8,965,588.85  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Age characteristics
Total - Age groups and average age of the population - 100% dataCensus data footnote 4 1,704,695 830,930 873,765 35,151,730 17,264,200 17,887,530
0 to 14 years 265,785 135,490 130,295 5,839,565 2,992,920 2,846,645
0 to 4 years 98,815 50,510 48,300 1,898,790 973,030 925,760
5 to 9 years 91,005 46,335 44,670 2,018,130 1,034,685 983,445
10 to 14 years 75,965 38,640 37,325 1,922,645 985,200 937,445
15 to 64 years 1,165,895 581,940 583,955 23,376,530 11,576,130 11,800,400
15 to 19 years 81,790 41,070 40,720 2,026,160 1,039,215 986,940
20 to 24 years 123,925 61,105 62,825 2,242,690 1,144,495 1,098,200
25 to 29 years 142,400 70,090 72,305 2,285,990 1,144,470 1,141,515
30 to 34 years 141,520 69,615 71,905 2,329,395 1,148,290 1,181,110
35 to 39 years 134,710 67,500 67,210 2,288,365 1,118,635 1,169,730
40 to 44 years 114,785 58,595 56,195 2,255,135 1,104,440 1,150,695
45 to 49 years 109,250 56,180 53,065 2,359,965 1,157,760 1,202,210
50 to 54 years 113,465 58,220 55,240 2,678,075 1,318,755 1,359,320
55 to 59 years 109,560 54,240 55,325 2,620,240 1,285,190 1,335,055
60 to 64 years 94,490 45,315 49,170 2,290,510 1,114,885 1,175,630
65 years and over 273,015 113,505 159,515 5,935,630 2,695,150 3,240,485
65 to 69 years 80,575 37,465 43,110 1,972,480 953,075 1,019,405
70 to 74 years 61,060 26,760 34,300 1,420,875 677,975 742,900
75 to 79 years 48,665 20,190 28,470 1,021,850 469,550 552,300
80 to 84 years 39,765 15,750 24,015 749,650 325,765 423,880
85 years and over 42,960 13,340 29,615 770,780 268,790 501,990
85 to 89 years 27,115 9,340 17,775 482,525 185,535 296,990
90 to 94 years 12,190 3,335 8,860 223,510 68,675 154,835
95 to 99 years 3,135 585 2,550 56,525 13,240 43,280
100 years and over 510 75 435 8,230 1,340 6,890
Total - Distribution (%) of the population by broad age groups - 100% data 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
0 to 14 years 15.6 16.3 14.9 16.6 17.3 15.9
15 to 64 years 68.4 70.0 66.8 66.5 67.1 66.0
65 years and over 16.0 13.7 18.3 16.9 15.6 18.1
85 years and over 2.5 1.6 3.4 2.2 1.6 2.8
Average age of the population 40.3 39.0 41.4 41.0 40.1 41.9
Median age of the population 38.5 37.7 39.3 41.2 40.2 42.2
Household and dwelling characteristics
Total - Occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling - 100% dataCensus data footnote 5 779,805  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 14,072,080  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Single-detached house 57,130  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 7,541,495  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Apartment in a building that has five or more storeys 110,475  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,391,040  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Other attached dwellingCensus data footnote 6 611,795  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 4,949,795  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Semi-detached house 25,415  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 698,800  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Row house 25,705  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 891,305  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Apartment or flat in a duplex 106,095  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 784,300  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Apartment in a building that has fewer than five storeys 451,305  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 2,539,390  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Other single-attached house 3,275  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 36,005  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Movable dwellingCensus data footnote 7 405  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 189,755  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total - Private households by household size - 100% dataCensus data footnote 8 779,805  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 14,072,080  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
1 person 318,325  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 3,969,790  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
2 persons 231,615  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 4,834,605  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
3 persons 104,190  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 2,140,640  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
4 persons 81,550  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,946,275  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
5 or more persons 44,130  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,180,770  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Number of persons in private households 1,663,235  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 34,460,060  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Average household size 2.1  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 2.4  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Marital status
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by marital status - 100% dataCensus data footnote 9 1,438,910 695,440 743,470 29,312,160 14,271,280 15,040,885
Married or living common law 685,000 345,290 339,700 16,893,720 8,452,135 8,441,585
Married 478,480 240,005 238,480 13,383,455 6,693,465 6,689,990
Living common law 206,520 105,290 101,225 3,510,265 1,758,670 1,751,590
Not married and not living common law 753,915 350,145 403,765 12,418,440 5,819,140 6,599,300
Never married 530,785 279,685 251,100 8,254,340 4,444,425 3,809,915
Separated 30,350 12,800 17,550 718,295 309,905 408,400
Divorced 114,570 42,725 71,845 1,816,005 725,535 1,090,470
Widowed 78,210 14,935 63,270 1,629,800 339,280 1,290,525
Family characteristics
Total - Census families in private households by family size - 100% dataCensus data footnote 10 419,750  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 9,840,730  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
2 persons 213,020  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 5,007,790  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
3 persons 94,690  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 2,107,830  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
4 persons 77,320  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,909,935  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
5 or more persons 34,715  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 815,170  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Average size of census families 2.9  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 2.9  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total number of census families in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 11 419,755  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 9,840,730  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total couple families 329,780  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 8,227,925  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Married couples 226,615  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 6,474,005  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Common-law couples 103,165  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,753,920  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total lone-parent families by sex of parent 89,970  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,612,805  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Female parent 73,455  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,262,340  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Male parent 16,520  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 350,465  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total - Couple census families in private households - 100% data 329,780  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 8,227,925  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Couples without children 155,320  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 4,024,305  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Couples with children 174,455  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 4,203,615  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
1 child 70,975  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,650,165  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
2 children 70,935  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,783,080  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
3 or more children 32,550  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 770,375  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total - Lone-parent census families in private households - 100% data 89,975  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,612,805  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
1 child 57,700  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 983,485  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
2 children 23,720  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 457,670  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
3 or more children 8,555  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 171,655  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Household and dwelling characteristics
Total - Persons not in census families in private households - 100% data 456,810 225,415 231,395 6,107,260 2,941,395 3,165,865
Total - Private households by household type - 100% dataCensus data footnote 12 779,805  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 14,072,075  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
One-census-family households 405,925  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 9,218,225  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Without children in a census familyCensus data footnote 13 150,715  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 3,782,095  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
With children in a census familyCensus data footnote 14 255,210  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 5,436,135  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Multiple-census-family households 6,780  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 301,715  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Non-census-family households 367,090  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 4,552,135  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
One-person households 318,325  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 3,969,790  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Two-or-more person non-census-family households 48,770  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 582,350  not applicable ...  not applicable ...

Source

Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population.

How to cite

How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2017. Montréal, V [Census subdivision], Quebec and Canada [Country] (table). Census Profile. 2016 Census. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-316-X2016001. Ottawa. Released August 2, 2017.
http://www12.statcan.gc.ca/census-recensement/2016/dp-pd/prof/index.cfm?Lang=E (accessed August 19, 2017).

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