8.2 - DWELLING TEMPERATURE (OC)
  Number of households by region
Manitoba / Saskatchewan Alberta British Columbia
Dwelling temperature when there and awake during the winter
Thermostat turned off U U U
17 degrees or less U U 166,520 M
18 degrees 35,516 M 108,042 M U
19 degrees 35,385 M 59,712 M U
20 degrees 198,391 A 384,798 A 402,458 A
21 degrees 223,807 A 289,588 A 398,900 M
22 degrees 169,450 A 219,541 M 176,604 M
23 degrees or more 119,448 A 92,118 M 59,478 M
Don't know U U U
Not stated U U U
Dwelling temperature when asleep during the winter
Thermostat turned off U U 161,403 M
17 degrees or less 171,947 A 409,408 A 439,480 A
18 degrees 131,287 A 248,763 A 299,272 M
19 degrees 99,209 M 86,581 M U
20 degrees 172,758 A 173,452 M 169,550 M
21 degrees 79,122 A 90,685 M U
22 degrees 44,193 M 160,289 M U
23 degrees or more 71,453 M U U
Don't know U U U
Not stated U U U
Dwelling temperature when there and awake during the summer
Thermostat turned off 52,757 M U U
17 degrees or less U U
18 degrees U U U
19 degrees U U U
20 degrees 74,444 M U U
21 degrees 87,071 M 44,101 M U
22 degrees 64,696 M U U
23 degrees or more 225,692 A 75,845 M 175,331 M
Don't know 45,151 M U U
Not stated U U U
Dwelling temperature when asleep during the summer
Thermostat turned off 213,610 A 143,183 M 197,736 M
17 degrees or less U U U
18 degrees U U U
19 degrees U U U
20 degrees 53,548 M U U
21 degrees 57,572 M U U
22 degrees 42,078 M U U
23 degrees or more 145,185 A U U
Don't know 32,692 M U U
Not stated U U U
Dwelling temperature when not at home during the summer
Thermostat turned off 320,799 A 178,339 M 255,581 M
17 degrees or less U U U
18 degrees U U U
19 degrees U U U
20 degrees 27,585 M U U
21 degrees U U U
22 degrees 39,125 M U U
23 degrees or more 132,876 A U U
Don't know U U U
Not stated U U U

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