Table F-3. Building characteristics and energy use by region and hours of operation
Region Hours of operation Buildings Floor space
(number) Q.I. (millions of m2) Q.I.
Atlantic Total 48 089 A 70.1 A
36 or less 5 401 B 2.9 B
37 to 48 13 568 A 15.1 A
49 to 72 11 448 A 12.2 A
73 to 96 4 054 B 9.9 C
97 to 120 4 425 B 5.8 B
121 to 168 9 194 A 24.3 C
Quebec Total 103 684 A 176.4 A
36 or less 12 554 B 7.1 C
37 to 48 25 991 A 28.5 B
49 to 72 36 826 A 65.3 C
73 to 96 9 517 B 20.4 B
97 to 120 7 068 A 14.0 B
121 to 168 11 728 A 41.1 B
Ontario Total 163 537 A 277.2 A
36 or less 16 151 B 11.6 B
37 to 48 43 636 A 53.7 B
49 to 72 49 137 A 80.1 A
73 to 96 16 063 B 38.2 A
97 to 120 14 629 B 23.0 C
121 to 168 23 921 B 70.6 A
Prairies Total 105 519 A 156.1 A
36 or less 9 286 B 6.8 B
37 to 48 33 083 A 36.9 A
49 to 72 31 447 A 46.4 A
73 to 96 11 135 B 23.1 B
97 to 120 6 161 A 11.7 A
121 to 168 14 407 C 31.2 B
British Columbia Total 61 438 A 86.2 A
36 or less 4 941 C 3.4 B
37 to 48 16 111 B 13.9 C
49 to 72 20 863 A 30.0 A
73 to 96 6 612 B 17.5 B
97 to 120 6 210 C 8.1 B
121 to 168 6 701 C 13.3 C
Canada Total 482 266 A 765.9 A
36 or less 48 333 A 31.8 A
37 to 48 132 389 A 148.2 A
49 to 72 149 721 A 234.0 A
73 to 96 47 380 A 109.0 A
97 to 120 38 492 A 62.5 A
121 to 168 65 951 A 180.4 A

Note:

Due to rounding, numbers may not add up to the total shown, and some numbers may differ from one table to the next.

Legend:

Quality indicators (Q.I.) classify each estimate according to its quality as follows: A–Excellent, B–Good, C–Acceptable, D–Use with caution, F–Too unreliable to be published and X–suppressed due to confidentiality.