1.2 - TOTAL HEATED AREA OF DWELLING (EXCLUDING GARAGE)
  Heated area (excluding garage) in square metres by region
Canada Atlantic Quebec Ontario
Total heated area of dwelling (excluding garage) 2,574,921,860 A 183,699,356 A 539,317,559 A 1,085,694,098 A
Type of dwelling
Single detached house 1,952,247,084 A 145,013,291 A 371,588,236 A 851,723,391 A
Double/row house 267,242,595 A 12,240,435 A 69,506,815 A 115,501,584 A
Low-rise apartment 175,029,890 A 17,087,485 M 75,255,374 A 36,588,142 A
High-rise apartment 93,864,045 A U 17,297,036 M 54,062,697 A
Mobile home 19,001,443 M U U U
Don't know/not stated 67,536,803 A U U 25,986,688 M
Dwelling construction date
Before 1950 273,338,452 A 27,527,417 A 48,553,939 A 136,455,841 A
1950 – 1969 444,440,565 A 35,914,889 A 98,116,709 A 183,023,079 A
1970 – 1979 490,665,385 A 37,437,933 A 131,661,164 A 177,180,010 A
1980 – 1989 454,584,455 A 28,559,934 A 102,393,789 A 207,846,072 A
1990 – 1999 398,980,429 A 28,652,458 A 73,035,639 A 157,909,392 A
2000 – 2011 512,912,574 A 25,606,725 A 85,556,319 M 223,279,704 A
Occupation Mode
Own 2,253,649,884 A 153,806,954 A 429,494,033 A 981,398,338 A
Rent 321,271,976 A 29,892,402 A 109,823,526 A 104,295,760 A
Number of people in the household
1 member 427,757,251 A 31,481,899 A 115,074,098 A 159,271,164 A
2 members 811,629,090 A 71,702,962 A 177,806,389 A 315,269,059 A
3 members 419,590,780 A 39,335,464 A 77,924,624 A 193,267,571 A
4 or more members 759,250,354 A 34,101,370 A 130,544,799 A 377,567,246 A
Not stated 156,694,386 A U U 40,319,058 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 163,058,829 A 6,812,131 M 35,967,769 M 63,529,693 M
Households with only 45 to 64 year old members 509,407,145 A 51,552,612 A 116,928,266 A 186,946,502 A
Households with only 65 + year old members 329,394,797 A 29,529,228 A 78,781,666 A 120,317,253 A
Households with adults and children 0 to 12 only 463,028,364 A 23,846,491 A 90,060,584 A 203,612,337 A
Households with adults and teens 13 to 19 only 311,155,156 A 19,689,661 A 59,351,848 A 143,848,073 A
Households with adults and members 0 to 12 and 13 to 19 133,306,518 A 10,807,269 M 26,118,634 M 62,375,879 M
Other compositions 500,957,940 A 34,354,433 A 92,410,126 A 261,693,859 A
Not stated 156,694,386 A U U 40,319,058 M
Dwelling part of a condominium
Yes 134,176,328 A U 20,964,558 M 53,204,345 A
No 239,004,995 A 16,141,371 M 85,894,418 A 96,503,058 A
Valid skip 1,981,913,329 A 153,871,883 A 389,106,732 A 868,804,575 A
Don't know U U
Not stated 216,971,920 A 10,798,595 M U 66,083,058 A
Household income
Less than $20,000 94,267,874 A 14,860,820 A 30,698,370 M 31,377,341 M
$20,000 to less than $40,000 274,462,770 A 24,252,466 A 79,376,701 A 101,401,609 A
$40,000 to less than $60,000 291,674,344 A 22,859,617 A 85,293,714 A 106,459,752 A
$60,000 to less than $80,000 310,602,325 A 30,927,365 A 78,794,909 A 123,300,950 A
$80,000 to less than $100,000 251,608,255 A 14,730,101 A 49,529,810 A 87,746,000 A
$100,000 to less than $150,000 381,087,299 A 24,866,226 A 71,064,584 A 165,065,868 A
$150,000 and over 361,110,480 A 12,018,850 A 52,165,738 A 181,741,855 A
Not stated 610,108,514 A 39,183,912 A 92,393,733 M 288,600,722 A
Highest level of education ever completed by any member of the household
0 to 8 years or some secondary 112,019,573 A 17,027,686 A 42,994,661 M 36,221,312 M
Grade 11 to 13, graduate 292,625,514 A 28,593,168 A 48,699,989 A 109,552,095 A
Some postsecondary or postsecondary certificate or diploma 588,196,602 A 56,328,618 A 174,283,013 A 219,399,213 A
University 1,392,137,604 A 73,192,776 A 226,404,255 A 666,838,427 A
Not stated 189,942,566 A 8,557,108 M U 53,683,051 M
Households with someone home all day on an average weekday
Yes 1,300,265,352 A 91,323,790 A 225,331,335 A 584,476,625 A
No 1,159,537,223 A 87,762,540 A 283,389,402 A 463,928,060 A
Don't know 64,718,175 M U U U
Not stated 50,401,111 M U U 26,309,995 M
Complete weeks with no one home
Zero 1,169,463,821 A 101,573,964 A 230,580,236 A 522,552,836 A
One to two 517,343,436 A 26,399,102 A 101,515,618 A 241,406,969 A
Three to four 324,338,907 A 20,171,304 A 62,289,345 A 125,577,507 A
More than four 235,286,931 A 14,058,474 A 53,986,271 A 85,527,651 A
Don't know 265,015,963 A 17,130,026 A 64,750,343 M 92,130,045 A
Not stated 63,472,803 A U 26,195,745 M U
How long have you lived in the dwelling?
5 years or less 821,002,820 A 50,433,918 A 174,229,392 A 355,215,144 A
6 to 10 years 475,527,247 A 28,451,965 A 87,232,210 A 215,418,328 A
11 to 20 years 555,509,046 A 42,051,032 A 117,908,506 A 227,586,107 A
21 to 30 years 304,425,278 A 28,575,049 A 63,016,897 A 133,751,485 A
More than 30 years 262,186,996 A 27,618,407 A 58,962,905 A 113,403,976 M
Don't know U
Not stated 156,185,708 A U U 40,319,058 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