Residential Housing Stock and Floor Space
  1990   1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996
Total Housing Stock (thousands)a 10,425   10,713 10,927 11,135 11,310 11,507 11,672

Housing Stock by Building Type (thousands)
Single Detached 5,854   6,014 6,134 6247 6,346 6,456 6,544
Single Attached 969   1,010 1,045 1,079 1,110 1,136 1,162
Apartments 3,380   3,465 3,522 3,581 3,625 3,682 3,733
Mobile Homes 222   224 226 228 229 232 234

Housing Stock by Vintage (thousands)
Before 1946 2,146   2,126 2,103 2,079 2,056 2,035 2,013
1946–1960 1,474   1,463 1,451 1,438 1,425 1,414 1,403
1961–1977 3,088   3,071 3,052 3,031 3,011 2,994 2,976
1978–1983 1,772   1,763 1,754 1,744 1,733 1,725 1,717
1984–1995 1,945   2,290 2,568 2,842 3,084 3,339 3,328
1996–20001 0   0 0 0 0 0 236
2001–20052 0   0 0 0 0 0 0
2006–20103 0   0 0 0 0 0 0
2011–20154 0   0 0 0 0 0 0
2016–After 0   0 0 0 0 0 0
Total Floor Space (million m2)a 1,208   1,252 1,286 1,319 1,348 1,379 1,405

Floor Space by Building Type (million m2)
Single Detached 805   834 858 881 901 922 939
Single Attached 112   117 122 126 130 133 136
Apartments 272   280 286 293 297 303 309
Mobile Homes 20   20 20 20 21 21 21

Floor Space by Vintage (million m2)
Before 1946 235   234 232 231 230 229 227
1946–1960 145   145 144 143 143 142 142
1961–1977 333   333 332 331 330 329 328
1978–1983 231   230 229 228 227 225 224
1984–1995 264   310 349 386 420 454 452
1996–20001 0   0 0 0 0 0 31
2001–20052 0   0 0 0 0 0 0
2006–20103 0   0 0 0 0 0 0
2011–20154 0   0 0 0 0 0 0
2016–After 0   0 0 0 0 0 0
Average Size of Housing Unit (m2/house)a 116   117 118 118 119 120 120

Average Size by Building Type (m2/house)
Single Detached 137   139 140 141 142 143 143
Single Attached 116   116 116 117 117 117 117
Apartments 80   81 81 82 82 82 83
Mobile Homes 88   89 89 90 90 91 90

Average Size by Vintage (m2/house)
Before 1946 109   110 111 111 112 112 113
1946–1960 98   99 99 100 100 101 101
1961–1977 108   108 109 109 109 110 110
1978–1983 131   131 131 131 131 131 131
1984–1995 136   135 136 136 136 136 136
1996–20001 0   0 0 0 0 0 133
2001–20052 0   0 0 0 0 0 0
2006–20103 0   0 0 0 0 0 0
2011–20154 0   0 0 0 0 0 0
2016–After 0   0 0 0 0 0 0

Footnotes:

1) Growth rate shown in the final column entitled “Total Growth 1990–2016” is for 1996 to 2016.
2) Growth rate shown in the final column entitled “Total Growth 1990–2016" is for 2001 to 2016.
3) Growth rate shown in the final column entitled “Total Growth 1990–2016” is for 2006 to 2016.
4) Growth rate shown in the final column entitled “Total Growth 1990–2016” is for 2011 to 2016.

Source:

a) Natural Resources Canada, Residential End-Use Model, Ottawa, 2018.