3.9 - OTHER ENERGY INTENSITY PER HEATED AREA (EXCLUDING GARAGE)
  Gigajoules of other energy consumed per heated area (GJ/m2) by region Gigajoules of other energy consumed per heated area (GJ/m2) by type of dwelling1
Manitoba / Saskatchewan Alberta British Columbia Single detached houses
Gigajoules per heated square metre 0.22 M 0.14 M 0.24 A 0.33 A
Type of dwelling
Single detached house 0.23 M 0.14 M 0.22 A    
Double/row house U U U    
Low-rise apartment U U    
High-rise apartment    
Mobile home U U U    
Don't know/not stated U U    
Dwelling construction date
Before 1950 U U U 0.39 A
1950 – 1969 U U 0.26 A 0.40 A
1970 – 1979 U U U 0.39 A
1980 – 1989 U U 0.26 M 0.26 A
1990 – 1999 U U U 0.29 A
2000 – 2011 U U U 0.25 M
Heated area of dwelling excluding garage
56 square metres or less (600 square feet or less) U U U
56 to 93 square metres (601 to 1,000 square feet) U U U 0.93 M
93 to 139 square metres (1,001 to 1,500 square feet) U U U 0.77 A
139 to 186 square metres (1,501 to 2,000 square feet) U U 0.29 M 0.46 A
186 to 232 square metres (2,001 to 2,500 square feet) 0.30 M U U 0.41 A
232 or more square metres (2,501 or more square feet) 0.12 M 0.07 M 0.16 A 0.22 A
Occupation mode
Own 0.22 M 0.14 M 0.22 A 0.33 A
Rent U U U 0.61 M
Number of people in the household
1 member U U 0.33 M 0.46 A
2 members 0.14 M 0.26 M 0.22 A 0.40 A
3 members U U U 0.35 A
4 or more members U U U 0.24 A
Not stated U U U U
Occupant demographics
Households with only 18 to 24 year old members
Households with only 25 to 44 year old members U U U
Households with only 45 to 64 year old members U U 0.30 M 0.44 A
Households with only 65 + year old members U U 0.20 M 0.37 A
Households with adults and children 0 to 12 only U U U 0.27 A
Households with adults and teens 13 to 19 only U U U 0.25 A
Households with adults and members 0 to 12 and 13 to 19 U U U 0.31 M
Other compositions U U 0.24 M 0.35 A
Not stated U U U U
Dwelling part of a condominium
Yes U U
No U U
Valid skip 0.24 M 0.15 M 0.24 A 0.35 A
Don't know
Not stated U U U U
Household income
Less than $20,000 U U U 0.53 A
$20,000 to less than $40,000 U U U 0.54 A
$40,000 to less than $60,000 U U U 0.43 A
$60,000 to less than $80,000 U U 0.25 M 0.39 A
$80,000 to less than $100,000 U U U 0.36 A
$100,000 to less than $150,000 U U U 0.27 A
$150,000 and over U U U 0.23 A
Not stated U U U 0.25 A
Highest level of education ever completed by any member of the household
0 to 8 years or some secondary U U U 0.66 M
Grade 11 to 13, graduate U U U 0.45 A
Some postsecondary or postsecondary certificate or diploma 0.22 M U 0.23 M 0.38 A
University U 0.18 M 0.22 A 0.27 A
Not stated U U U U

Footnotes:

1 Does not include the "Don't know / not stated" category.

Note:

Due to rounding, the numbers may not add up and may differ slightly among tables.

Legend:

The letter beside each estimate classifies its quality as follows: A–Acceptable, M–Use with caution, U–Too unreliable to be published.

Source:

2011 Survey of Household Energy Use