12.1 - LIGHT BULBS
  Number of households by region Number of households by heated area (excluding garage)
Manitoba / Saskatchewan Alberta British Columbia 56 square metres or less (600 square feet or less)
Households with incandescent light bulbs
Yes 575,816 A 993,508 A 1,062,560 A 438,510 A
No 131,646 A U 113,957 M U
Don't know 76,266 A 194,228 M 356,360 M U
Not stated 105,545 A 151,728 M 298,620 M 146,169 M
Number of incandescent light bulbs
1 to 5 bulbs 146,975 A 225,218 M 223,532 M 227,211 M
6 to 10 bulbs 136,420 A 235,808 M 364,196 A 141,466 M
11 to 20 bulbs 170,306 A 253,290 A 208,333 M U
More than 20 bulbs 122,114 A 279,191 A 266,499 A U
Don't know 76,266 A 194,228 M 356,360 M U
Not stated 105,545 A 151,728 M 298,620 M 146,169 M
Households with any energy saving lights
Yes 807,815 A 1,105,978 A 1,519,254 A 614,850 A
No 32,935 M 147,910 M U 135,207 M
Don't know U U U U
Not stated U U U U
Households with compact fluorescent light bulbs
Yes 666,497 A 1,219,750 A 1,571,256 A 632,456 A
No 209,932 A 200,446 A 202,725 M 159,470 M
Don't know U
Not stated U U U
Number of compact fluorescent light bulbs
1 to 5 bulbs 187,755 A 235,124 A 364,957 A 223,411 M
6 to 10 bulbs 107,835 A 285,681 M 208,254 M U
11 to 20 bulbs 133,499 A 155,548 M 313,924 M U
More than 20 bulbs 47,856 M 112,054 M 96,047 M U
Don't know 53,086 M 170,494 M 235,321 M U
Not stated 149,309 A 289,406 A 410,269 M 197,155 M
Households with halogen light bulbs
Yes 563,685 A 1,155,516 A 1,514,559 A 588,591 A
No 302,486 A 281,178 A 303,081 M 203,335 A
Don't know U
Not stated U U U
Number of halogen light bulbs
1 to 5 bulbs 224,228 A 334,729 A 512,441 A 226,577 M
6 to 10 bulbs 94,960 A 174,640 M 219,950 M U
11 to 20 bulbs 63,426 M 193,361 M 173,816 M U
More than 20 bulbs U U 69,482 M
Don't know 37,874 M 140,279 M 238,565 M U
Not stated 152,089 A 271,722 A 314,163 M 251,456 M
Households with fluorescent tubes
Yes 661,696 A 1,016,843 A 1,387,427 A 585,671 A
No 210,484 A 351,659 A 379,974 M 206,255 M
Don't know U
Not stated U U U
Number of fluorescent tubes
1 to 5 bulbs 321,144 A 331,182 A 459,261 A 240,776 M
6 to 10 bulbs 112,528 A 191,905 M 174,738 M U
11 to 20 bulbs 46,294 M 52,654 M 52,902 M U
More than 20 bulbs U U U
Don't know 37,262 M 144,217 M 222,415 M U
Not stated 139,793 A 347,440 A 505,402 M 216,652 M
Households with LED holiday lights
Yes 328,589 A 429,545 A 554,397 M 152,166 M
No 512,161 A 824,342 A 1,054,542 A 597,892 A
Don't know U U U U
Not stated U U U U
Households with other types of LED lights
Yes 89,354 M 134,390 M 309,004 M U
No 751,396 A 1,119,497 A 1,299,935 A 722,996 A
Don't know U U U U
Not stated U 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