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2006 Community Profiles

 
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Table: Population and dwelling counts
Population and dwelling counts Montréal, Ville   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population in 2006 1 1,620,693   7,546,131
Population in 2001 1 1,583,590A   7,237,479
2001 to 2006 population change (%) 2.3   4.3
Total private dwellings 2 787,060   3,452,300
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents 3 743,204   3,188,713
Population density per square kilometre 4,438.7   5.6
Land area (square km) 365.13   1,356,366.78
Table: Age characteristics
Age characteristics Montréal, Ville   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 4 1,620,695 780,640 840,050   7,546,130 3,687,695 3,858,440
0 to 4 years 83,440 42,450 40,985   375,270 191,565 183,710
5 to 9 years 77,985 39,795 38,195   398,980 203,985 195,000
10 to 14 years 83,030 42,250 40,780   478,255 243,595 234,655
15 to 19 years 84,630 42,970 41,665   475,005 242,185 232,820
20 to 24 years 119,730 57,580 62,155   472,170 238,440 233,730
25 to 29 years 142,660 69,785 72,870   492,870 245,335 247,540
30 to 34 years 126,560 64,015 62,545   467,325 232,800 234,525
35 to 39 years 122,045 63,220 58,830   502,300 250,340 251,960
40 to 44 years 125,730 65,170 60,560   619,120 308,570 310,550
45 to 49 years 122,275 60,895 61,380   644,040 318,145 325,895
50 to 54 years 111,195 53,640 57,560   588,085 289,780 298,300
55 to 59 years 97,955 46,605 51,345   524,350 257,790 266,560
60 to 64 years 77,370 35,720 41,650   428,070 208,805 219,270
65 to 69 years 63,695 28,240 35,455   315,560 150,165 165,395
70 to 74 years 60,170 25,905 34,265   268,145 121,940 146,205
75 to 79 years 53,040 20,915 32,125   220,530 92,485 128,045
80 to 84 years 38,835 13,525 25,315   156,775 58,075 98,695
85 years and over 30,345 7,970 22,380   119,285 33,695 85,585
Median age of the population 5 38.8 37.5 40.2   41.0 39.9 41.9
% of the population aged 15 and over 84.9 84.1 85.7   83.4 82.7 84.1
Table: Common-law status characteristics
Common-law status characteristics Montréal, Ville   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 6 1,376,240 656,140 720,100   6,293,620 3,048,550 3,245,070
Not in a common-law relationship 1,190,855 561,430 629,425   5,071,770 2,435,400 2,636,370
In a common-law relationship 185,380 94,710 90,675   1,221,855 613,155 608,700
Table: Legal marital status characteristics
Legal marital status characteristics Montréal, Ville   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 7 1,376,240 656,140 720,100   6,293,620 3,048,550 3,245,070
Never legally married (single) 8 637,395 331,335 306,065   2,721,330 1,425,090 1,296,245
Legally married (and not separated) 9 473,660 237,340 236,315   2,361,855 1,181,340 1,180,515
Separated, but still legally married 10 36,165 15,310 20,855   132,285 60,240 72,045
Divorced 11 137,580 56,135 81,445   667,400 300,510 366,895
Widowed 12 91,440 16,020 75,425   410,750 81,375 329,375
Table: Occupied private dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwelling characteristics Montréal, Ville   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private dwellings occupied by usual residents 13 743,235   3,189,345
Single-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 7.5   45.7
Semi-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 3.3   4.9
Row houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 3.0   2.4
Apartments, duplex - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 14.7   8.0
Apartments in buildings with fewer than five storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 58.6   32.8
Apartments in buildings with five or more storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 12.3   5.1
Other dwellings - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 15 0.5   1.2
Number of owned dwellings 16 255,630   1,917,735
Number of rented dwellings 17 487,600   1,267,945
Number of dwellings constructed before 1986 635,100   2,340,830
Number of dwellings constructed between 1986 and 2006 18 108,135   848,515
Dwellings requiring major repair - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 9.6   7.7
Average number of rooms per dwelling 19 4.7   5.8
Dwellings with more than one person per room - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 19 2.5   1.0
Average value of owned dwelling ($) 20 283,831   182,399
Table: Selected family characteristics
Selected family characteristics Montréal, Ville   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total number of census families 21 411,250   2,121,610
Number of married-couple families 22 228,730   1,156,930
Number of common-law-couple families 23 92,965   611,850
Number of lone-parent families 89,555   352,825
Number of female lone-parent families 74,390   274,885
Number of male lone-parent families 15,165   77,935
Average number of persons in all census families 2.8   2.9
Average number of persons in married-couple families 22 3.1   3.0
Average number of persons in common-law-couple families 23 2.6   2.9
Average number of persons in lone-parent families 2.5   2.5
Average number of persons in female lone-parent families 2.5   2.5
Average number of persons in male lone-parent families 2.4   2.4
Median income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 49,969   58,678
Median income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 53,558   63,327
Median income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 23 62,311   65,132
Median income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 33,691   37,195
Median income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 31,842   34,689
Median income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 42,236   47,362
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 44,512   50,719
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 47,553   54,307
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 53,304   55,734
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 32,142   35,120
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 30,743   33,254
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 38,359   41,758
Table: Selected household characteristics
Selected household characteristics Montréal, Ville   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private households 25 743,235   3,189,345
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) with children 26 143,610   818,445
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) without children 27 169,400   916,525
One-person households 294,090   980,340
Other household types 28 136,135   474,030
Average household size 2.1   2.3
Median income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 38,201   46,419
Median income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 62,829   76,339
Median income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 54,287   55,438
Median income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 23,123   23,598
Median income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 38,406   41,760
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 33,924   40,447
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 55,311   65,160
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 47,056   47,684
Median after-tax income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 21,077   21,413
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 35,812   38,510
Median monthly payments for rented dwellings ($) 30 607   566
Median monthly payments for owner-occupied dwellings ($) 31 876   717
Table: Mother tongue
Mother tongue Montréal, Ville   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 32 1,593,725 769,935 823,790   7,435,905 3,645,975 3,789,925
English only 200,000 98,010 101,990   575,555 282,845 292,710
French only 834,520 396,220 438,300   5,877,660 2,875,665 3,001,990
English and French 12,055 5,900 6,155   43,335 21,135 22,200
Other language(s) 33 547,150 269,805 277,345   939,350 466,330 473,020
Table: Knowledge of official languages
Knowledge of official languages Montréal, Ville   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 34 1,593,725 769,935 823,790   7,435,905 3,645,975 3,789,925
English only 159,990 79,215 80,780   336,785 164,435 172,350
French only 532,185 232,035 300,145   4,010,880 1,855,540 2,155,340
English and French 857,205 442,145 415,055   3,017,860 1,598,220 1,419,645
Neither English nor French 44,340 16,540 27,800   70,375 27,785 42,590
Table: Language spoken most often at home
Language spoken most often at home Montréal, Ville   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 35 1,593,725 769,935 823,790   7,435,905 3,645,980 3,789,925
English 296,475 145,150 151,330   744,430 365,970 378,465
French 907,495 435,315 472,180   6,027,735 2,955,945 3,071,785
Non-official language 315,820 153,020 162,800   518,320 252,850 265,470
English and French 16,875 8,490 8,385   52,325 25,465 26,865
English and non-official language 16,540 7,900 8,635   26,560 12,825 13,740
French and non-official language 33,210 16,250 16,960   54,490 26,740 27,750
English, French and non-official language 7,305 3,810 3,495   12,035 6,185 5,855
Table: Immigrant status and period of immigration
Immigrant status and period of immigration Montréal, Ville   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 36 1,593,725 769,935 823,790   7,435,900 3,645,975 3,789,925
Non-immigrants 37 1,069,510 512,820 556,685   6,535,430 3,202,640 3,332,785
Immigrants 38 490,200 239,240 250,960   851,555 417,920 433,635
Before 1991 232,550 112,265 120,285   438,940 217,040 221,900
1991 to 2000 131,470 64,055 67,415   218,715 105,540 113,175
2001 to 2006 39 126,180 62,915 63,255   193,905 95,340 98,560
Non-permanent residents 40 34,015 17,870 16,140   48,915 25,410 23,500
Table: Citizenship
Citizenship Montréal, Ville   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 41 1,593,720 769,935 823,790   7,435,905 3,645,980 3,789,925
Canadian citizens 1,414,130 680,990 733,140   7,155,510 3,509,030 3,646,480
Canadian citizens under age 18 266,010 135,540 130,470   1,499,220 766,560 732,655
Canadian citizens age 18 and over 1,148,120 545,450 602,670   5,656,290 2,742,475 2,913,820
Not Canadian citizens 42 179,595 88,945 90,645   280,390 136,945 143,445
Table: Generation status
Generation status Montréal, Ville   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 43 1,349,795 645,620 704,180   6,184,490 3,007,830 3,176,660
1st generation 44 492,760 241,305 251,460   840,970 415,500 425,465
2nd generation 45 174,890 85,530 89,365   403,405 198,475 204,930
3rd generation or more 46 682,140 318,785 363,355   4,940,110 2,393,855 2,546,260
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago
Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago Montréal, Ville   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 1 year and over 47 1,575,215 760,570 814,645   7,358,260 3,606,500 3,751,760
Lived at the same address 1 year ago 1,331,295 638,405 692,885   6,450,410 3,161,110 3,289,295
Lived within the same province or territory 1 year ago, but changed addresses within the same census subdivision (municipality) 172,805 86,855 85,950   524,270 257,535 266,735
Lived within the same province or territory 1 year ago, but changed addresses from another census subdivision (municipality) within the same province or territory 32,780 16,320 16,460   312,140 152,355 159,785
Lived in a different province or territory 1 year ago 7,640 3,720 3,920   23,080 11,665 11,415
Lived in a different country 1 year ago 30,695 15,270 15,430   48,360 23,840 24,525
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago
Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago Montréal, Ville   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 5 years and over 48 1,510,270 727,765 782,505   7,059,875 3,454,425 3,605,450
Lived at the same address 5 years ago 831,155 391,250 439,905   4,368,530 2,138,945 2,229,585
Lived within the same province or territory 5 years ago, but changed addresses within the same census subdivision (municipality) 432,935 214,200 218,740   1,452,230 707,125 745,105
Lived within the same province or territory 5 years ago, but changed addresses from another census subdivision (municipality) within the same province or territory 98,230 47,690 50,540   969,300 472,940 496,360
Lived in a different province or territory 5 years ago 22,775 11,345 11,430   73,555 36,785 36,770
Lived in a different country 5 years ago 125,175 63,280 61,890   196,260 98,630 97,630
Table: Aboriginal population
Aboriginal population Montréal, Ville   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal identity population 49 1,593,725 769,935 823,790   7,435,905 3,645,975 3,789,925
Aboriginal identity population 50 7,600 3,420 4,175   108,425 53,525 54,905
Non-Aboriginal identity population 1,586,130 766,515 819,610   7,327,475 3,592,450 3,735,020
Table: Educational attainment
Educational attainment Montréal, Ville   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 51 1,349,795 645,615 704,175   6,184,490 3,007,830 3,176,660
No certificate, diploma or degree 307,425 138,755 168,665   1,547,875 750,215 797,660
High school certificate or equivalent 52 287,240 134,365 152,875   1,377,585 625,295 752,290
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 143,320 80,875 62,450   945,965 571,855 374,115
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 53 204,230 94,090 110,135   992,365 437,890 554,475
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 78,800 34,310 44,490   301,140 123,700 177,440
University certificate, diploma or degree 328,780 163,220 165,560   1,019,550 498,880 520,680
Total population aged 15 to 24 54 203,150 99,570 103,580   944,770 480,525 464,245
No certificate, diploma or degree 61,690 33,745 27,945   347,860 193,810 154,050
High school certificate or equivalent 55 61,770 30,995 30,780   271,780 137,325 134,455
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 12,440 6,600 5,840   84,495 51,075 33,415
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 56 40,170 17,615 22,555   168,685 71,235 97,455
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 6,795 2,800 4,000   19,290 7,825 11,465
University certificate, diploma or degree 20,280 7,815 12,465   52,660 19,255 33,400
Total population aged 25 to 34 57 267,955 133,020 134,935   955,545 475,005 480,540
No certificate, diploma or degree 23,295 12,615 10,680   113,280 67,330 45,945
High school certificate or equivalent 58 41,350 22,865 18,485   151,140 81,910 69,225
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 28,980 15,725 13,255   179,115 104,245 74,865
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 59 50,635 25,020 25,610   205,210 93,560 111,645
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 17,740 8,315 9,425   44,125 18,715 25,410
University certificate, diploma or degree 105,955 48,475 57,480   262,685 109,235 153,445
Total population aged 35 to 64 60 649,845 320,950 328,900   3,283,280 1,618,280 1,665,000
No certificate, diploma or degree 113,990 54,025 59,960   611,840 305,290 306,550
High school certificate or equivalent 61 136,110 63,810 72,300   743,790 329,075 414,720
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 82,385 46,210 36,175   586,215 349,950 236,265
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 62 96,015 44,720 51,295   537,325 239,090 298,235
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 42,715 18,910 23,805   186,105 77,785 108,325
University certificate, diploma or degree 178,625 93,265 85,360   617,990 317,085 300,905
Table: Major field of study
Major field of study Montréal, Ville   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 63 1,349,795 645,615 704,180   6,184,490 3,007,830 3,176,660
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 594,665 273,125 321,540   2,925,465 1,375,505 1,549,950
Education 44,130 10,070 34,060   253,465 60,615 192,850
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 51,295 24,365 26,930   135,195 61,265 73,930
Humanities 62,445 25,045 37,400   195,940 78,420 117,520
Social and behavioural sciences and law 95,525 37,190 58,330   296,070 104,205 191,865
Business, management and public administration 167,270 67,870 99,405   744,150 266,295 477,860
Physical and life sciences and technologies 35,445 19,325 16,125   111,905 61,635 50,265
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 44,455 29,850 14,600   142,565 94,065 48,500
Architecture, engineering, and related technologies 135,315 119,015 16,305   721,800 669,985 51,815
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 6,735 3,760 2,975   73,760 52,590 21,170
Health, parks, recreation and fitness 78,645 18,605 60,040   364,510 76,110 288,405
Personal, protective and transportation services 33,765 17,370 16,395   218,580 106,760 111,820
Other 64 100 35 65   1,080 375 700
Table: Location of study
Location of study Montréal, Ville   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 65 1,349,800 645,620 704,180   6,184,490 3,007,825 3,176,660
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 594,660 273,125 321,540   2,925,465 1,375,505 1,549,950
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 755,135 372,495 382,640   3,259,025 1,632,320 1,626,705
Inside Canada 595,050 287,870 307,180   2,976,490 1,480,120 1,496,370
Outside Canada 160,085 84,625 75,455   282,540 152,195 130,340
Table: Labour force activity
Labour force activity Montréal, Ville   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 66 1,349,795 645,620 704,180   6,184,490 3,007,825 3,176,660
In the labour force 67 857,660 448,825 408,835   4,015,200 2,124,040 1,891,160
Employed 68 779,045 405,925 373,115   3,735,505 1,967,185 1,768,320
Unemployed 69 78,615 42,895 35,715   279,695 156,855 122,840
Not in the labour force 70 492,140 196,790 295,345   2,169,290 883,785 1,285,500
Participation rate 71 63.5 69.5 58.1   64.9 70.6 59.5
Employment rate 72 57.7 62.9 53.0   60.4 65.4 55.7
Unemployment rate 73 9.2 9.6 8.7   7.0 7.4 6.5
Table: Occupation
Occupation Montréal, Ville   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 74 826,325 432,155 394,170   3,929,675 2,080,280 1,849,400
A Management occupations 75 74,290 46,230 28,060   353,065 229,145 123,915
B Business, finance and administration occupations 166,020 59,295 106,725   715,465 211,345 504,125
C Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 65,550 51,410 14,140   255,930 198,940 56,990
D Health occupations 48,095 12,175 35,920   236,205 49,660 186,550
E Occupations in social science, education, government service and religion 86,655 29,970 56,685   357,915 109,150 248,770
F Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 47,175 23,075 24,095   126,355 57,915 68,440
G Sales and service occupations 202,225 102,395 99,830   940,290 424,805 515,485
H Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 82,730 75,450 7,285   581,045 540,255 40,795
I Occupations unique to primary industry 4,075 3,410 665   101,365 81,280 20,090
J Occupations unique to processing, manufacturing and utilities 49,505 28,740 20,760   262,030 177,795 84,240
Table: Industry
Industry Montréal, Ville   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 76 826,325 432,150 394,170   3,929,675 2,080,280 1,849,395
Agriculture and other resource-based industries 7,765 5,225 2,535   145,985 108,940 37,045
Construction 26,620 23,670 2,950   205,665 182,110 23,550
Manufacturing 104,750 67,145 37,605   573,550 404,135 169,410
Wholesale trade 42,160 26,235 15,920   173,190 115,020 58,175
Retail trade 90,345 43,735 46,610   472,030 218,795 253,240
Finance and real estate 53,700 24,235 29,465   211,230 85,495 125,730
Health care and social services 91,825 22,615 69,205   441,705 90,755 350,950
Educational services 65,050 24,520 40,530   270,895 91,725 179,170
Business services 193,960 118,300 75,660   673,565 419,925 253,640
Other services 150,145 76,465 73,685   761,855 363,375 398,475
Table: Unpaid work
Unpaid work Montréal, Ville   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid work 77 1,210,030 561,400 648,625   5,643,450 2,673,875 2,969,575
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid housework 78 1,186,410 546,655 639,755   5,559,160 2,617,675 2,941,480
Population 15 years and over reporting hours looking after children without pay 79 432,950 185,025 247,925   2,333,500 1,040,080 1,293,415
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid care or assistance to seniors 80 223,880 92,120 131,765   1,151,790 474,105 677,685
Table: Language used most often at work
Language used most often at work Montréal, Ville   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over who worked since 2005 81 900,185 466,470 433,715   4,266,965 2,241,370 2,025,590
English 219,770 116,330 103,435   531,935 285,910 246,030
French 585,200 299,885 285,315   3,498,285 1,830,000 1,668,285
Non-official language 13,710 6,935 6,775   32,725 16,555 16,170
English and French 71,235 37,750 33,490   185,660 99,010 86,650
English and non-official language 2,745 1,600 1,145   4,935 2,715 2,220
French and non-official language 2,485 1,270 1,210   4,555 2,290 2,265
English, French and non-official language 5,035 2,700 2,335   8,860 4,885 3,980
Table: Place of work status
Place of work status Montréal, Ville   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total employed labour force 15 years and over 82 779,045 405,925 373,115   3,735,505 1,967,185 1,768,320
Worked at home 46,060 24,885 21,175   249,750 127,835 121,910
Worked outside Canada 3,750 2,515 1,235   11,500 8,270 3,230
No fixed workplace address 59,420 42,675 16,745   300,445 230,700 69,745
Worked at usual place 669,815 335,850 333,965   3,173,810 1,600,380 1,573,430
Worked in census subdivision (municipality) of residence 551,720 267,200 284,525   1,717,370 820,230 897,135
Worked in a different census subdivision (municipality) within the census division (county) of residence 60,595 32,545 28,045   469,675 237,180 232,495
Worked in a different census division (county) 55,305 34,855 20,445   920,255 508,140 412,115
Worked in a different province 2,195 1,250 950   66,510 34,830 31,680
Table: Mode of transportation to work
Mode of transportation to work Montréal, Ville   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total employed labour force 15 years and over with a usual place of work or no fixed workplace address 83 729,230 378,525 350,710   3,474,255 1,831,075 1,643,175
Car, truck, van, as driver 356,375 216,780 139,595   2,525,440 1,417,850 1,107,595
Car, truck, van, as passenger 31,930 10,935 20,995   192,310 74,565 117,750
Public transit 253,305 106,895 146,405   445,250 183,780 261,475
Walked or bicycled 80,445 39,835 40,610   278,975 136,360 142,610
All other modes 7,180 4,085 3,095   32,275 18,525 13,750
Table: Visible minority population characteristics
Visible minority population characteristics Montréal, Ville   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 84 1,593,725 769,935 823,790   7,435,900 3,645,980 3,789,925
Total visible minority population 85 414,830 203,530 211,290   654,355 320,875 333,475
Chinese 47,980 22,935 25,045   79,825 36,385 43,440
South Asian 86 51,255 26,930 24,325   72,850 37,910 34,935
Black 122,880 56,890 65,990   188,070 89,385 98,685
Filipino 17,100 6,390 10,715   24,200 9,170 15,030
Latin American 53,970 26,585 27,385   89,510 44,000 45,510
Southeast Asian 87 30,850 15,105 15,750   50,460 24,595 25,865
Arab 68,600 37,735 30,870   109,020 59,410 49,605
West Asian 88 8,310 4,575 3,730   16,120 8,645 7,470
Korean 2,730 1,260 1,470   5,310 2,540 2,770
Japanese 1,940 710 1,230   3,535 1,355 2,180
Visible minority, n.i.e. 89 2,385 1,040 1,345   4,155 1,920 2,235
Multiple visible minority 90 6,820 3,380 3,445   11,310 5,565 5,745
Not a visible minority 91 1,178,895 566,400 612,495   6,781,550 3,325,100 3,456,450
Table: Earnings in 2005
Earnings in 2005 Montréal, Ville   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with earnings (counts) 92 877,460 451,685 425,770   4,225,875 2,221,995 2,003,885
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over ($) 93 23,682 26,061 21,101   25,464 30,197 20,925
Persons 15 years and over with earnings who worked full year, full time (counts) 94 423,805 232,590 191,220   2,136,705 1,210,545 926,160
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over who worked full year, full time ($) 93 35,915 38,297 33,731   37,722 42,021 32,849
Table: Income in 2005
Income in 2005 Montréal, Ville   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with income (counts) 95 1,282,510 615,785 666,725   5,876,975 2,884,710 2,992,265
Median income - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 21,459 24,661 19,125   24,430 30,074 19,828
Median income after tax - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 20,113 22,378 18,421   22,471 26,302 18,951
Composition of total income (100%) 97 100 100 100   100 100 100
Earnings - As a % of total income 71.8 75.9 66.7   73.2 76.7 68.1
Government transfers - As a % of total income 14.9 10.6 20.3   13.9 9.9 19.7
Other money - As a % of total income 13.3 13.5 13.0   12.9 13.4 12.2
Income status of all persons in private households (counts) 98 1,585,465 765,725 819,740   7,349,680 3,604,885 3,744,790
% in low income before tax - All persons 31.2 29.9 32.4   17.2 15.6 18.7
% in low income after tax - All persons 24.6 23.9 25.3   12.5 11.7 13.3
% in low income before tax - Persons less than 18 years of age 36.8 36.7 36.9   17.6 17.5 17.6
% in low income after tax - Persons less than 18 years of age 28.5 28.3 28.7   12.5 12.4 12.6

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Source: Statistics Canada, 2006 Census of Population.

How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2007. Montréal, Quebec (Code2466023) (table). 2006 Community Profiles. 2006 Census. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 92-591-XWE. Ottawa. Released March 13, 2007.
https://www12.statcan.gc.ca/census-recensement/2006/dp-pd/prof/92-591/index.cfm?Lang=E
(accessed November 28, 2021).

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