The Bas-Saint-Laurent (Lower Saint-Lawrence) region is located along the south shore of the lower Saint Lawrence River in Quebec.
It has a population of 200,653 (2006 census) and a land area of 22,232.11 km² (8,583.87 sq mi).
The population of municipalities in Bas-Saint-Laurent (Municipalités Régionales de Comté)
Regional County Municipalities
Inside RCMs there are important cities including: Rimouski - 42,105 inh. (Rimouski - Neigette RCM), Rivière-du-Loup - 18,050 inh. (Rivière-du-Loup RCM), Matane - 15,207 inh. (Matane RCM), Amqui - 6,667 inh. (La Matapédia RCM), Mont-Joli - 6,731 inh. (La Mitis RCM)