Residential Sector
Alberta
Table 31: Appliance Stock by Appliance Type and Energy Source
  1990   2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Appliance Stock by Appliance Type (thousands)
Refrigerator 1,107   1,760 1,807 1,844 1,856 1,901 1,926
Freezer 602   889 915 934 940 963 975
Dishwasher 496   1,045 1,085 1,115 1,122 1,149 1,164
Clothes Washer 689   1,213 1,249 1,280 1,288 1,320 1,337
Clothes Dryer 692   1,341 1,382 1,422 1,432 1,468 1,488
Range 900   1,380 1,417 1,450 1,459 1,495 1,514
Other Appliances1 9,810   21,067 21,673 22,134 22,399 22,742 22,874

Appliances per Household by Appliance Type
Refrigerator 1.22   1.27 1.27 1.27 1.27 1.27 1.27
Freezer 0.66   0.64 0.65 0.64 0.64 0.64 0.64
Dishwasher 0.55   0.76 0.77 0.77 0.77 0.77 0.77
Clothes Washer 0.76   0.88 0.88 0.88 0.88 0.88 0.88
Clothes Dryer 0.76   0.97 0.97 0.98 0.98 0.98 0.98
Range 0.99   1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00
Other Appliances1 10.81   15.24 15.29 15.26 15.35 15.21 15.11

Stock of Electric Appliances (thousands)
Refrigerator 1,107   1,760 1,807 1,844 1,856 1,901 1,926
Freezer 602   889 915 934 940 963 975
Dishwasher 496   1,045 1,085 1,115 1,122 1,149 1,164
Clothes Washer 689   1,213 1,249 1,280 1,288 1,320 1,337
Clothes Dryer 617   1,223 1,260 1,296 1,304 1,336 1,354
Range 834   1,240 1,270 1,301 1,309 1,341 1,358
Other Appliances1 9,810   21,067 21,673 22,134 22,399 22,742 22,874

Electric Appliances per Household by Appliance Type
Refrigerator 1.22   1.27 1.27 1.27 1.27 1.27 1.27
Freezer 0.66   0.64 0.65 0.64 0.64 0.64 0.64
Dishwasher 0.55   0.76 0.77 0.77 0.77 0.77 0.77
Clothes Washer 0.76   0.88 0.88 0.88 0.88 0.88 0.88
Clothes Dryer 0.68   0.88 0.89 0.89 0.89 0.89 0.89
Range 0.92   0.90 0.90 0.90 0.90 0.90 0.90
Other Appliances1 10.81   15.24 15.29 15.26 15.35 15.21 15.11

Clothes Washer
Clothes Dryer 74.5   117.8 122.0 125.9 127.5 131.6 134.3
Range 66.4   139.9 147.0 149.4 150.3 154.0 155.9

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