1.2 - TOTAL HEATED AREA OF DWELLING (EXCLUDING GARAGE)
  Heated area (excluding garage) in square metres by region Heated area (excluding garage) in square metres by dwelling1
Manitoba / Saskatchewan Alberta British Columbia Single detached houses
Total heated area of dwelling (excluding garage) 158,595,013 A 287,252,215 A 320,363,621 A 1,952,247,084 A
Type of dwelling
Single detached house 122,339,132 A 234,525,312 A 227,057,724 A    
Double/row house 7,650,658 M 21,168,152 M 41,174,951 M    
Low-rise apartment 10,034,689 M U 28,958,980 M    
High-rise apartment U U U    
Mobile home U U U    
Don't know/not stated U U U    
Dwelling construction date
Before 1950 19,480,759 A U 21,715,637 M 227,599,782 A
1950 – 1969 36,919,987 A 50,413,013 A 40,052,889 M 345,903,525 A
1970 – 1979 34,433,044 A 62,335,632 M 47,617,602 M 375,761,452 A
1980 – 1989 27,619,496 A 31,130,826 M 57,034,338 M 349,269,217 A
1990 – 1999 14,706,662 M 62,657,838 A 62,018,441 M 279,708,952 A
2000 – 2011 25,435,065 M 61,110,047 A 91,924,714 M 374,004,156 A
Occupation Mode
Own 140,135,508 A 266,133,884 A 282,681,167 A 1,890,584,574 A
Rent 18,459,504 A 21,118,331 M 37,682,454 M 61,662,510 M
Number of people in the household
1 member 25,657,483 A 43,877,394 A 52,395,214 A 227,469,437 A
2 members 54,816,847 A 85,767,658 A 106,266,175 A 601,212,405 A
3 members 25,957,354 A 48,713,962 A 34,391,805 M 337,145,628 A
4 or more members 41,053,034 A 76,818,995 A 99,164,911 A 666,816,973 A
Not stated U U U 119,602,640 M
Occupant demographics
Households with only 18 to 24 year old members U U U U
Households with only 25 to 44 year old members 11,863,357 M 16,316,972 M U 77,133,481 A
Households with only 45 to 64 year old members 28,585,451 A 60,498,547 A 64,895,768 A 373,566,546 A
Households with only 65 + year old members 25,083,211 A 34,461,074 M 41,222,364 A 217,156,871 A
Households with adults and children 0 to 12 only 31,695,934 A 48,092,177 A 65,720,841 M 371,425,783 A
Households with adults and teens 13 to 19 only 15,051,614 M 30,029,959 M 43,184,002 M 273,852,184 A
Households with adults and members 0 to 12 and 13 to 19 10,468,676 M U U 114,589,151 A
Other compositions 22,976,867 A 49,853,874 A 39,668,781 M 402,998,430 A
Not stated U U U 119,602,640 M
Dwelling part of a condominium
Yes U 10,443,569 M 40,664,734 M
No 13,696,312 A U 17,677,305 M
Valid skip 119,499,605 A 228,908,722 A 221,721,812 A 1,833,153,122 A
Don't know U
Not stated 19,387,482 M 38,807,392 M 38,543,541 M 119,093,963 M
Household income
Less than $20,000 7,294,782 M U U 40,600,183 A
$20,000 to less than $40,000 15,559,908 A 18,295,913 M 35,576,174 M 149,297,983 A
$40,000 to less than $60,000 21,567,629 A 21,772,997 M 33,720,635 M 209,587,858 A
$60,000 to less than $80,000 16,871,419 A 25,010,355 M 35,697,328 A 219,938,181 A
$80,000 to less than $100,000 16,508,809 A 20,766,581 M 62,326,954 M 197,229,780 A
$100,000 to less than $150,000 22,826,088 A 51,090,046 M 46,174,488 M 325,005,235 A
$150,000 and over 18,477,639 M 65,580,461 M 31,125,936 M 315,472,553 A
Not stated 39,488,739 A 80,148,402 A 70,293,005 A 495,115,311 A
Highest level of education ever completed by any member of the household
0 to 8 years or some secondary 7,715,893 M U U 65,960,550 A
Grade 11 to 13, graduate 23,191,596 A 27,975,578 M 54,613,089 M 214,280,701 A
Some postsecondary or postsecondary certificate or diploma 33,424,861 A 52,344,004 A 52,416,893 A 447,845,948 A
University 80,032,100 A 167,068,384 A 178,601,663 A 1,080,848,579 A
Not stated 14,230,563 M 36,383,715 M U 143,311,307 A
Households with someone home all day on an average weekday
Yes 73,889,651 A 160,468,280 A 164,775,671 A 1,025,545,093 A
No 72,903,798 A 123,816,706 A 127,736,717 A 832,578,262 A
Don't know U U U U
Not stated U U U 35,933,429 M
Complete weeks with no one home
Zero 65,134,447 A 120,030,278 A 129,592,060 A 909,123,096 A
One to two 28,838,826 A 56,704,497 M 62,478,424 A 385,164,389 A
Three to four 31,248,785 A 48,183,795 A 36,868,171 M 244,073,906 A
More than four 10,904,515 M 33,851,083 M 36,958,936 M 164,454,592 A
Don't know 19,683,906 M 24,704,604 M 46,617,039 M 203,293,787 A
Not stated U U U 46,137,315 M
How long have you lived in the dwelling?
5 years or less 48,195,982 A 74,147,829 A 118,780,556 A 522,737,830 A
6 to 10 years 25,044,691 A 66,465,141 A 52,914,912 A 375,770,840 A
11 to 20 years 37,943,675 A 60,504,347 A 69,515,379 A 433,871,688 A
21 to 30 years 19,279,651 A 33,109,131 M 26,693,065 M 265,847,397 A
More than 30 years 16,935,954 M U 24,314,192 M 234,840,602 A
Don't know U U
Not stated U U U 119,093,963 M

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