Demographics of Lévis, Quebec

Overview
Population, 2021

149,683

4.4%
Population, 2016: 143,414
Land area in square kilometres, 2021: 448.07
Population density per square kilometre, 2021: 334.1
Knowledge of official languages
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$55,450
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$45,200
Average total income of household in 2020 ($)
$100,600
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($)
$82,100
Labour (25% Sample Data)
Employment rate
64.7%
Unemployment rate
5.3%
Participation rate
68.4%
Labour force population aged 15 years and over by NOC 2021 (25% Sample Data)
Journey to Work (25% Sample Data)
Housing (25% Sample Data)
Average value of dwellings ($)
$313,200
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)
$1,148
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)
$892
Population
Population, 2021 149,683
Population, 2016 143,414
Population percentage change, 2016 to 2021 4.40%
Total private dwellings, 2021 68,205
Total private dwellings, 2016 62,585
Total private dwellings percentage change, 2016 to 2021 9.00%
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2021 65,751
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2016 60,779
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents percentage change, 2016 to 2021 8.20%
Land area in square kilometres, 2021 448
Population density per square kilometre, 2021 334
National population rank, 2021 33
Province/territory population rank, 2021 7
Knowledge of official languages
Total - Knowledge of languages for the population in private households - 25% sample data 146,235
Official languages 146,100
English 56,565
French 145,790
Non-official languages 8,795
Income
Total - Income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 121,100
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 119,345
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($) $55,450
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 119,355
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($) $45,200
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 112,660
Average market income in 2020 among recipients ($) $49,000
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 90,180
Average employment income in 2020 among recipients ($) $50,400
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 94,795
Average government transfers in 2020 among recipients ($) $11,580
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 13,225
Average employment insurance benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $6,940
Number of COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 30,475
Average COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $7,250
Total - Employment income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 121,100
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 48,300
Median employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $62,400
Average employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $71,000
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 34,135
Median employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $20,000
Average employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $29,800
Composition of total income in 2020 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 83.40%
Employment income (%) 68.60%
Government transfers (%) 16.60%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 1.40%
COVID-19 - Government income support and benefits (%) 3.90%
COVID-19 - Emergency and recovery benefits (%) 3.30%
Total - Income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 121,100
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 117,845
Average total income in 2019 among recipients ($) $53,500
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 117,875
Average after-tax income in 2019 among recipients ($) $43,440
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 111,185
Average market income in 2019 among recipients ($) $49,560
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 90,700
Average employment income in 2019 among recipients ($) $50,400
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 85,515
Average government transfers in 2019 among recipients ($) $9,280
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 12,670
Average employment insurance benefits in 2019 among recipients ($) $6,840
Total - Employment income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 121,100
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 48,125
Median employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $59,200
Average employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $68,000
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 32,510
Median employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $24,600
Average employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $34,200
Composition of total income in 2019 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 87.40%
Employment income (%) 72.40%
Government transfers (%) 12.60%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 1.40%
Total - Income statistics for private households - 25% sample data 65,750
Average total income of household in 2020 ($) $100,600
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($) $82,100
Total - Income statistics for one-person private households - 25% sample data 21,345
Average total income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $51,250
Average after-tax income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $42,680
Total - Income statistics for two-or-more-persons private households - 25% sample data 44,405
Average total income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $124,400
Average after-tax income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $101,000
Total - Income statistics for economic families in private households - 25% sample data 43,190
Average total income of economic family in 2020 ($) $125,200
Average after-tax income of economic family in 2020 ($) $101,500
Total - Income statistics for couple-only economic families in private households - 25% sample data 20,070
Average total income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $104,200
Average after-tax income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $85,200
Total - Income statistics for couple-with-children economic families in private households - 25% sample data 16,795
Average total income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $165,000
Average after-tax income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $131,600
Total - Income statistics for one-parent economic families in private households - 25% sample data 5,655
Average total income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $84,600
Average after-tax income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $71,600
Total - Income statistics for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families in private households - 25% sample data 24,240
Average total income in 2020 ($) $49,880
Average after-tax income in 2020 ($) $41,680
Immigration and citizenship
Total - Citizenship for the population in private households - 25% sample data 146,235
Canadian citizens 142,555
Canadian citizens aged under 18 29,335
Canadian citizens aged 18 and over 113,225
Not Canadian citizens 3,680
Housing
Total - Private households by tenure - 25% sample data 65,750
Owner 43,320
Renter 22,430
Dwelling provided by the local government, First Nation or Indian band 0
Total - Occupied private dwellings by condominium status - 25% sample data 65,750
Condominium 7,845
Not condominium 57,910
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of bedrooms - 25% sample data 65,750
No bedrooms 155
1 bedroom 6,990
2 bedrooms 20,985
3 bedrooms 22,510
4 or more bedrooms 15,110
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of rooms - 25% sample data 65,750
1 to 4 rooms 20,675
5 rooms 9,005
6 rooms 7,590
7 rooms 8,135
8 or more rooms 20,350
Average number of rooms per dwelling 6
Total - Occupied private dwellings by period of construction - 25% sample data 65,750
1960 or before 8,965
1961 to 1980 17,445
1981 to 1990 11,055
1991 to 2000 8,735
2001 to 2005 4,930
2006 to 2010 4,760
2011 to 2015 3,840
2016 to 2021 6,015
Total - Private households by age of primary household maintainers - 25% sample data 65,750
15 to 24 years 1,985
25 to 34 years 8,385
35 to 44 years 11,690
45 to 54 years 11,505
55 to 64 years 13,450
65 to 74 years 11,825
75 to 84 years 5,625
85 years and over 1,280
Total - Owner and tenant households with household total income greater than zero, in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings by shelter-cost-to-income ratio - 25% sample data 65,525
Spending less than 30% of income on shelter costs 58,285
Spending 30% or more of income on shelter costs 7,240
30% to less than 100% 6,755
Total - Owner households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings - 25% sample data 43,220
% of owner households with a mortgage 62.90%
% of owner households spending 30% or more of its income on shelter costs 6.20%
% in core housing need 1.20%
Median monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $1,100
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $1,148
Median value of dwellings ($) $290,000
Average value of dwellings ($) $313,200
Median monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $820
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $892
Education
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 121,100
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 17,820
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 103,280
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 76,860
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 6,530
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 70,330
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 121,095
No certificate, diploma or degree 15,465
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 24,085
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 81,550
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 51,785
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 20,365
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 14,855
Apprenticeship certificate 5,515
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 26,260
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 5,160
Bachelor’s degree or higher 29,765
Bachelor's degree 19,735
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 2,560
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 770
Master's degree 5,820
Earned doctorate 875
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 76,855
No certificate, diploma or degree 5,005
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 10,730
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 61,125
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 37,220
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 15,270
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 11,305
Apprenticeship certificate 3,970
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 18,525
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 3,420
Bachelor’s degree or higher 23,900
Bachelor's degree 15,785
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 2,105
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 580
Master's degree 4,760
Earned doctorate 665
Total - Major field of study - Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) 2021 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 121,100
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 39,545
Education 6,595
13. Education 6,595
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 2,375
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 395
50. Visual and performing arts 1,980
Humanities 3,935
16. Indigenous and foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics 515
23. English language and literature/letters 105
24. Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities 2,200
30A Interdisciplinary humanities 25
38. Philosophy and religious studies 115
39. Theology and religious vocations 225
54. History 245
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 505
Social and behavioural sciences and law 6,680
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 25
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 895
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 1,585
22. Legal professions and studies 1,335
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 220
42. Psychology 985
45. Social sciences 1,635
Business, management and public administration 20,790
30.16 Accounting and computer science 10
44. Public administration and social service professions 1,365
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 19,415
Physical and life sciences and technologies 2,715
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 995
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 335
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciences 560
40. Physical sciences 615
41. Science technologies/technicians 210
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 3,635
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 3,175
25. Library science 225
27. Mathematics and statistics 210
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 20
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 16,370
04. Architecture and related services 775
14. Engineering 2,485
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 3,580
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 3,655
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 3,435
48. Precision production 2,440
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 1,965
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 1,315
03. Natural resources and conservation 645
Health and related fields 10,745
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 625
51. Health professions and related programs 9,810
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 0
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 305
Personal, protective and transportation services 5,705
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 2,920
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 0
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 30
43. Security and protective services 1,150
49. Transportation and materials moving 1,595
Other 40
Total - Major field of study - Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) 2021 for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 76,855
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 15,735
Education 4,485
13. Education 4,485
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 1,775
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 300
50. Visual and performing arts 1,475
Humanities 2,420
16. Indigenous and foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics 385
23. English language and literature/letters 60
24. Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities 1,190
30A Interdisciplinary humanities 20
38. Philosophy and religious studies 80
39. Theology and religious vocations 120
54. History 205
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 360
Social and behavioural sciences and law 5,160
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 15
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 735
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 1,340
22. Legal professions and studies 1,015
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 150
42. Psychology 750
45. Social sciences 1,145
Business, management and public administration 16,460
30.16 Accounting and computer science 10
44. Public administration and social service professions 1,060
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 15,390
Physical and life sciences and technologies 1,810
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 815
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 205
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciences 105
40. Physical sciences 530
41. Science technologies/technicians 155
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 3,060
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 2,775
25. Library science 150
27. Mathematics and statistics 120
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 10
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 12,315
04. Architecture and related services 590
14. Engineering 2,080
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 2,750
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 2,680
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 2,395
48. Precision production 1,820
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 1,485
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 1,000
03. Natural resources and conservation 485
Health and related fields 7,695
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 450
51. Health professions and related programs 7,000
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 0
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 240
Personal, protective and transportation services 4,430
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 2,285
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 0
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 10
43. Security and protective services 905
49. Transportation and materials moving 1,220
Other 30
Labour
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by labour force status - 25% sample data 121,095
In the labour force 82,800
Employed 78,375
Unemployed 4,420
Not in the labour force 38,305
Participation rate 68.40%
Employment rate 64.70%
Unemployment rate 5.30%
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by work activity during the reference year - 25% sample data 121,100
Did not work 36,690
Worked 84,405
Worked full year full time 49,070
Worked part year and/or part time 35,335
Average weeks worked in reference year 43
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by class of worker including job permanency - 25% sample data 82,795
Class of worker - not applicable 1,165
All classes of workers 81,635
Employee 74,265
Permanent position 63,290
Temporary position 10,970
Fixed term (1 year or more) 3,860
Casual, seasonal or short-term position (less than 1 year) 7,115
Self-employed 7,365
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by occupation - Broad category - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2021 - 25% sample data 82,795
Occupation - not applicable 1,165
All occupations 81,635
0 Legislative and senior management occupations 1,485
1 Business, finance and administration occupations 16,590
2 Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 8,130
3 Health occupations 7,475
4 Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 10,585
5 Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 1,820
6 Sales and service occupations 19,500
7 Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 11,955
8 Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 750
9 Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 3,335
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by industry - Sectors - North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) 2017 - 25% sample data 82,795
Industry - not applicable 1,165
All industries 81,635
11 Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 685
21 Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 220
22 Utilities 330
23 Construction 5,665
31-33 Manufacturing 8,125
41 Wholesale trade 2,770
44-45 Retail trade 9,645
48-49 Transportation and warehousing 2,795
51 Information and cultural industries 810
52 Finance and insurance 6,975
53 Real estate and rental and leasing 1,110
54 Professional, scientific and technical services 6,125
55 Management of companies and enterprises 165
56 Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 2,750
61 Educational services 6,145
62 Health care and social assistance 12,020
71 Arts, entertainment and recreation 935
72 Accommodation and food services 3,975
81 Other services (except public administration) 2,945
91 Public administration 7,435
Journey to Work
Total - Place of work status for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over - 25% sample data 78,375
Worked at home 18,885
Worked outside Canada 55
No fixed workplace address 7,420
Usual place of work 52,010
Total - Commuting destination for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over with a usual place of work - 25% sample data 52,015
Commute within census subdivision (CSD) of residence 30,955
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) within census division (CD) of residence 0
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) and census division (CD) within province or territory of residence 20,975
Commute to a different province or territory 75
Total - Main mode of commuting for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over with a usual place of work or no fixed workplace address - 25% sample data 59,435
Car, truck or van 54,000
Car, truck or van - as a driver 50,980
Car, truck or van - as a passenger 3,010
Public transit 1,975
Walked 2,340
Bicycle 375
Other method 750
Total - Commuting duration for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over with a usual place of work or no fixed workplace address - 25% sample data 59,435
Less than 15 minutes 20,575
15 to 29 minutes 24,190
30 to 44 minutes 10,885
45 to 59 minutes 2,300
60 minutes and over 1,480
Language of Work
Total - All languages used at work for the population in private households aged 15 years and over who worked since January 1, 2020 - 25% sample data 87,760
English 750
French 74,940
Non-official language 20
Indigenous 0
Non-Indigenous 20
English and French 11,750
English and non-official language(s) 20
French and non-official language(s) 90
English, French and non-official language(s) 185
Multiple non-official languages 0
Total - Language used most often at work for the population aged 15 years and over who worked since January 1, 2020, in private households, 2021 Census - 25% sample data 87,760
Official languages 86,320
English 1,910
French 84,410
Non-official languages 60
Mobility
Total - Mobility status 5 years ago - 25% sample data 139,100
Non-movers 90,290
Movers 48,800
Non-migrants 24,640
Migrants 24,165
Internal migrants 21,605
Intraprovincial migrants 20,935
Interprovincial migrants 665
External migrants 2,560
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