Residential Sector
Canada
Table 34: Water Heater Stock by Building Type and Energy Source
  1990   2015 2016
Total Water Heater Stock (thousands) 10,425   15,006 15,190

Water Heater Stock by Building Type (thousands)
Single Detached 5,854   8,156 8,215
Single Attached 969   1,768 1,802
Apartments 3,380   4,802 4,890
Mobile Homes 222   280 282

Shares (%)
Single Detached 56.2   54.4 54.1
Single Attached 9.3   11.8 11.9
Apartments 32.4   32.0 32.2
Mobile Homes 2.1   1.9 1.9

Water Heater Stock by Energy Source (thousands)
Electricity 5,469   6,592 6,657
Natural Gas 4,331   7,646 7,759
Heating Oil 536   585 588
Other1 66   69 70
Wood 23   113 115

Shares (%)
Electricity 52.5   43.9 43.8
Natural Gas 41.5   51.0 51.1
Heating Oil 5.1   3.9 3.9
Other1 0.6   0.5 0.5
Wood 0.2   0.8 0.8

Footnotes:

1) “Other” includes coal and propane.