Residential Sector
British Columbia and Territories1
Table 15: Housing Stock by Building Type and Vintage
  1990   2015 2016
Total Housing Stock (thousands) 1,298.7   2,020.6 2,058.1

Housing Stock by Building Type (thousands)
Single Detached 759.5   1,021.7 1,029.6
Single Attached 112.3   249.1 254.8
Apartments 373.7   676.5 699.9
Mobile Homes 53.2   73.2 73.8

Shares (%)
Single Detached 58.5   50.6 50.0
Single Attached 8.6   12.3 12.4
Apartments 28.8   33.5 34.0
Mobile Homes 4.1   3.6 3.6

Housing Stock by Vintage (thousands)
Before 1946 151.6   88.8 86.8
1946–1960 150.2   104.1 102.5
1961–1977 430.1   330.4 326.8
1978–1983 293.5   237.4 235.3
1984–1995 273.3   482.7 480.1
1996–2000 0.0   200.2 199.8
2001–2005 0.0   169.8 169.7
2006–2010 0.0   220.7 220.7
2011–2015 0.0   186.3 186.3
2016– 0.0   0.0 50.1

Shares (%)
Before 1946 11.7   4.4 4.2
1946–1960 11.6   5.2 5.0
1961–1977 33.1   16.4 15.9
1978–1983 22.6   11.8 11.4
1984–1995 21.0   23.9 23.3
1996–2000 0.0   9.9 9.7
2001–2005 0.0   8.4 8.2
2006–2010 0.0   10.9 10.7
2011–2015 0.0   9.2 9.1
2016– 0.0   0.0 2.4