Residential Sector
Alberta
Table 31: Appliance Stock by Appliance Type and Energy Source
  2000   2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Appliance Stock by Appliance Type (thousands)
Refrigerator 1,379   1,679 1,716 1,760 1,807 1,844 1,856
Freezer 751   855 870 889 915 934 940
Dishwasher 725   969 1,003 1,045 1,085 1,115 1,122
Clothes Washer 942   1,147 1,176 1,213 1,249 1,280 1,288
Clothes Dryer 1,023   1,260 1,297 1,341 1,382 1,422 1,432
Range 1,098   1,314 1,344 1,380 1,417 1,450 1,459
Other Appliances1 14,363   20,145 20,564 21,067 21,673 22,134 22,399

Appliances per Household by Appliance Type
Refrigerator 1.25   1.27 1.27 1.27 1.27 1.27 1.27
Freezer 0.68   0.65 0.65 0.64 0.65 0.64 0.64
Dishwasher 0.66   0.74 0.74 0.76 0.77 0.77 0.77
Clothes Washer 0.85   0.87 0.87 0.88 0.88 0.88 0.88
Clothes Dryer 0.93   0.96 0.96 0.97 0.97 0.98 0.98
Range 0.99   1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00
Other Appliances1 13.02   15.29 15.27 15.24 15.29 15.26 15.35

Stock of Electric Appliances (thousands)
Refrigerator 1,379   1,679 1,716 1,760 1,807 1,844 1,856
Freezer 751   855 870 889 915 934 940
Dishwasher 725   969 1,003 1,045 1,085 1,115 1,122
Clothes Washer 942   1,147 1,176 1,213 1,249 1,280 1,288
Clothes Dryer 936   1,150 1,183 1,223 1,260 1,296 1,304
Range 1,006   1,178 1,204 1,240 1,270 1,301 1,309
Other Appliances1 14,363   20,145 20,564 21,067 21,673 22,134 22,399

Electric Appliances per Household by Appliance Type
Refrigerator 1.25   1.27 1.27 1.27 1.27 1.27 1.27
Freezer 0.68   0.65 0.65 0.64 0.65 0.64 0.64
Dishwasher 0.66   0.74 0.74 0.76 0.77 0.77 0.77
Clothes Washer 0.85   0.87 0.87 0.88 0.88 0.88 0.88
Clothes Dryer 0.85   0.87 0.88 0.88 0.89 0.89 0.89
Range 0.91   0.89 0.89 0.90 0.90 0.90 0.90
Other Appliances1 13.02   15.29 15.27 15.24 15.29 15.26 15.35

Stock of Natural Gas Appliances (thousands)
Clothes Dryer 86.9   110.4 113.8 117.8 122.0 125.9 127.5
Range 91.5   136.3 139.9 139.9 147.0 149.4 150.3

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