Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census

Montréal, (CMA) - Quebec

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Employed labour force by main mode of commuting, Montréal, Quebec, Canada, 2016

Main mode of commuting Montréal Quebec Canada
Number Percentage Number Percentage Number Percentage
Total employed labour force with a usual place of work or no fixed workplace address 1,883,815 100.0 3,672,440 100.0 15,878,940 100.0
Car, truck, van – as a driver 1,251,230 66.4 2,739,405 74.6 11,748,095 74.0
Car, truck, van – as a passenger 61,325 3.3 133,760 3.6 868,920 5.5
Public transit 419,765 22.3 503,285 13.7 1,968,220 12.4
Walked 98,075 5.2 205,355 5.6 877,985 5.5
Bicycle 38,065 2.0 54,620 1.5 222,130 1.4
Other method 15,360 0.8 36,010 1.0 193,590 1.2

Average commuting duration for the employed labour force, Montréal, Quebec, Canada, 2016

Average commuting duration for the employed labour force with a usual place of work or no fixed workplace address Montréal Quebec Canada
Average in minutes 30.0 25.8 26.2

Employed labour force by time leaving for work, Montréal, Quebec, Canada, 2016

Time leaving for work Montréal Quebec Canada
Number Percentage Number Percentage Number Percentage
Total employed labour force with a usual place of work or no fixed workplace address 1,883,820 100.0 3,672,440 100.0 15,878,940 100.0
Between 5 a.m. and 5:59 a.m. 144,135 7.7 256,150 7.0 1,073,685 6.8
Between 6 a.m. and 6:59 a.m. 329,230 17.5 675,585 18.4 2,814,750 17.7
Between 7 a.m. and 7:59 a.m. 528,075 28.0 1,133,505 30.9 4,458,830 28.1
Between 8 a.m. and 8:59 a.m. 383,810 20.4 714,930 19.5 3,349,975 21.1
Between 9 a.m. and 11:59 a.m. 217,900 11.6 349,840 9.5 1,756,265 11.1
Between 12 p.m. and 4:59 a.m. 280,660 14.9 542,425 14.8 2,425,435 15.3

Employed labour force by place of work status, Montréal, Quebec, Canada, 2016

Place of work status Montréal Quebec Canada
Number Percentage Number Percentage Number Percentage
Total employed labour force 2,026,050 100.0 3,949,330 100.0 17,230,035 100.0
Worked at home 135,485 6.7 266,285 6.7 1,272,285 7.4
Worked outside Canada 6,750 0.3 10,600 0.3 78,815 0.5
No fixed workplace address 179,780 8.9 351,595 8.9 1,987,265 11.5
Usual place of work 1,704,035 84.1 3,320,845 84.1 13,891,680 80.6

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revised
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use with caution

Source:

Statistics Canada. 2017. Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-404-X2016001. Ottawa, Ontario. Data products, 2016 Census.

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