4.1 - SIZE OF DWELLING
  Number of households by region
Canada Atlantic Quebec Ontario
Number 13,599,121 A 979,905 A 3,386,215 A 5,063,479 A
Heated area of dwelling (excluding garage)
56 square metres or less (600 square feet or less) 791,926 A U 354,126 M 230,908 M
56 to 93 square metres (601 to 1,000 square feet) 2,225,319 A 157,748 A 576,054 A 599,276 A
93 to 139 square metres (1,001 to 1,500 square feet) 2,003,648 A 170,590 A 611,690 A 621,261 A
139 to 186 square metres (1,501 to 2,000 square feet) 2,434,922 A 164,747 A 661,437 A 942,924 A
186 to 232 square metres (2,001 to 2,500 square feet) 2,360,621 A 171,950 A 627,613 A 825,767 A
232 or more square metres (2,501 or more square feet) 3,782,684 A 280,297 A 555,294 A 1,843,343 A
Number of storeys in dwelling
One storey 4,086,859 A 393,850 A 1,012,038 A 1,178,413 A
One and a half storeys 631,448 A 72,498 A 103,115 M 310,012 A
Two storeys 3,256,858 A 167,576 A 626,935 A 1,585,103 A
More than two storeys 414,500 A 19,166 M U 248,778 M
Split level 456,087 A 23,629 M U 257,576 M
Other U U U U
Don't know U U U
Not stated 350,210 A U 159,069 M 72,299 M
Total heated area (excluding garage) 2,574,921,860 A 183,699,356 A 539,317,559 A 1,085,694,098 A
Heated area of dwelling (excluding garage)
56 square metres or less (600 square feet or less) 37,132,143 A U 15,839,317 M 11,440,418 M
56 to 93 square metres (601 to 1,000 square feet) 174,049,283 A 13,258,721 A 45,048,055 A 45,341,532 A
93 to 139 square metres (1,001 to 1,500 square feet) 234,111,838 A 20,242,777 A 69,644,832 A 73,279,068 A
139 to 186 square metres (1,501 to 2,000 square feet) 404,253,795 A 27,701,498 A 109,243,185 A 157,070,714 A
186 to 232 square metres (2,001 to 2,500 square feet) 493,612,070 A 35,503,363 A 128,719,364 A 174,494,210 A
232 or more square metres (2,501 or more square feet) 1,231,762,731 A 85,635,041 A 170,822,806 A 624,068,154 A
Number of storeys in dwelling
One storey 863,720,397 A 66,686,096 M 320,363,621 A 32,229,637 A
One and a half storeys 141,230,872 A U 80,619,183 A U
Two storeys 846,924,363 A 183,699,356 A 13,810,745 A U
More than two storeys 108,032,891 A 539,317,559 A 41,148,862 A 194,883,668 A
Split level 113,430,278 M 1,085,694,098 A 4,145,870 M 23,030,323 M
Other 16,303,666 M 158,595,013 A 5,354,908 M 144,396,032 A
Don't know U U
Not stated 80,275,915 A 287,252,215 A 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