14.1 - OUTDOOR EQUIPMENT
  Number of households by region
Canada Atlantic Quebec Ontario
Household owned any recreational vehicles
Yes 2,485,356 A 266,930 A 596,058 A 792,462 A
No 10,279,444 A 673,165 A 2,626,294 A 4,088,211 A
Don't know U U
Not stated 823,791 A U U 174,237 M
Household owned an all-terrain vehicle (ATV)
Yes 1,234,249 A 189,923 A 377,925 A 266,754 A
No 11,530,551 A 750,172 A 2,844,427 A 4,613,919 A
Don't know U U
Not stated 823,791 A U U 174,237 M
Household owned a snowmobile
Yes 651,773 A 110,391 A 167,808 M 195,611 M
No 12,113,026 A 829,703 A 3,054,544 A 4,685,062 A
Don't know U U
Not stated 823,791 A U U 174,237 M
Household owned a dirt bike or motocross motorcycle
Yes 392,653 A 36,960 M U 153,765 M
No 12,372,147 A 903,134 A 3,172,397 A 4,726,909 A
Don't know U U
Not stated 823,791 A U U 174,237 M
Household owned a personal watercraft (for example a Sea-Doo or Jet Ski)
Yes 185,420 A U U 100,526 M
No 12,579,380 A 919,014 A 3,215,136 A 4,780,147 A
Don't know U U
Not stated 823,791 A U U 174,237 M
Household owned a motorboat
Yes 1,189,644 A 93,535 A 205,887 M 432,624 A
No 11,575,156 A 846,559 A 3,016,466 A 4,448,049 A
Don't know U U
Not stated 823,791 A U U 174,237 M
Household used a snow blower, lawn mower, grass trimmer, or leaf blower
Yes 8,221,786 A 700,182 A 1,832,290 A 3,249,129 A
No 1,057,769 A 79,187 M 220,543 M 382,066 A
Not stated 847,877 A U U 191,895 M
Household used a lawn mower
Yes - any type of engine 7,859,375 A 661,237 A 1,766,283 A 3,133,828 A
Yes - gas engine 6,179,466 A 603,189 A 1,430,786 A 2,342,801 A
Yes - electric engine 1,105,396 A 31,790 M 243,250 A 513,834 A
Yes - manual (push reel) 362,839 A U U 217,186 M
Yes - more than 1 type of engine 211,674 A U U 60,007 M
Did not use a lawn mower 1,303,586 A 107,457 A 254,708 M 474,245 A
Don't know U U U U
Not stated 824,541 A U U 174,237 M
Household used a grass trimmer
Yes - any type of engine 6,188,108 A 525,469 A 1,427,211 A 2,416,675 A
Yes - gas engine 2,874,266 A 342,683 A 651,032 A 1,090,674 A
Yes - electric engine 3,185,969 A 168,115 A 730,207 A 1,292,384 A
Yes - more than 1 type of engine 127,872 M U U 33,617 M
Did not use a grass trimmer 2,927,839 A 242,755 A 585,766 A 1,170,013 A
Don't know 53,562 M U U U
Not stated 834,832 A U U 183,329 M
Household used a leaf blower
Yes - any type of engine 1,742,383 A 57,133 A 369,413 A 757,674 A
Yes - gas engine 555,226 A 33,842 M 133,278 M 203,179 A
Yes - electric engine 1,166,992 A 22,904 M 231,971 A 544,539 A
Yes - more than 1 type of engine U U U U
Did not use a leaf blower 7,418,179 A 712,931 A 1,661,553 A 2,839,203 A
Don't know U U U
Not stated 828,441 A U U 177,285 M
Household used a chain saw
Yes - any type of engine 2,013,621 A 278,288 A 435,797 A 633,399 A
Yes - gas engine 1,643,734 A 258,855 A 331,101 A 503,351 A
Yes - electric engine 295,455 A U 84,450 M 112,013 M
Yes - more than 1 type of engine 74,431 M U U U
Did not use a chain saw 7,805,756 A 527,684 A 1,757,098 A 3,189,022 A
Don't know U U U U
Not stated 845,835 A U U 191,142 M
Household used a snow blower
Yes - any type of engine 3,062,634 A 312,361 A 774,178 A 1,393,964 A
Yes - gas engine 2,880,038 A 306,180 A 750,408 A 1,287,271 A
Yes - electric engine 167,971 M U U 98,159 M
Yes - more than 1 type of engine U U U U
Did not use a snow blower 6,750,598 A 495,207 A 1,411,135 A 2,426,628 A
Don't know U U U U
Not stated 824,977 A U U 174,237 M

Footnotes:

1 Does not include the "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