Residential Sector
Alberta
Table 31: Appliance Stock by Appliance Type and Energy Source
  1990   2015 2016 2017
Appliance Stock by Appliance Type (thousands)
Refrigerator 1,107   1,951 1,979 2,003
Freezer 602   988 1,002 1,014
Dishwasher 496   1,180 1,197 1,211
Clothes Washer 689   1,355 1,374 1,391
Clothes Dryer 692   1,508 1,530 1,549
Range 900   1,534 1,556 1,575
Other Appliances1 9,810   23,194 23,532 23,877

Appliances per Household by Appliance Type
Refrigerator 1.22   1.27 1.27 1.27
Freezer 0.66   0.64 0.64 0.64
Dishwasher 0.55   0.77 0.77 0.77
Clothes Washer 0.76   0.88 0.88 0.88
Clothes Dryer 0.76   0.98 0.98 0.98
Range 0.99   1.00 1.00 1.00
Other Appliances1 10.81   15.12 15.12 15.16

Stock of Electric Appliances (thousands)
Refrigerator 1,107   1,951 1,979 2,003
Freezer 602   988 1,002 1,014
Dishwasher 496   1,180 1,197 1,211
Clothes Washer 689   1,355 1,374 1,391
Clothes Dryer 617   1,371 1,391 1,408
Range 834   1,376 1,396 1,413
Other Appliances1 9,810   23,194 23,532 23,877

Electric Appliances per Household by Appliance Type
Refrigerator 1.22   1.27 1.27 1.27
Freezer 0.66   0.64 0.64 0.64
Dishwasher 0.55   0.77 0.77 0.77
Clothes Washer 0.76   0.88 0.88 0.88
Clothes Dryer 0.68   0.89 0.89 0.89
Range 0.92   0.90 0.90 0.90
Other Appliances1 10.81   15.12 15.12 15.16

Clothes Washer
Clothes Dryer 74.5   136.9 139.2 141.4
Range 66.4   158.0 160.3 162.2

Natural Gas Appliances per Household by Appliance Type
Clothes Dryer 0.08   0.09 0.09 0.09
Range 0.07   0.10 0.10 0.10

Footnotes:

1) “Other Appliances” includes small appliances such as microwaves, televisions, cable boxes, video cassette recorders, stereo systems and computers.