Residential Sector
British Columbia and Territories1
Table 15: Housing Stock by Building Type and Vintage
  1990   2015 2016 2017
Total Housing Stock (thousands) 1,298.7   2,014.3 2,039.3 2,102.3

Housing Stock by Building Type (thousands)
Single Detached 759.0   1,007.2 1,013.0 1,030.5
Single Attached 112.3   248.4 253.7 264.3
Apartments 374.2   689.1 702.6 736.3
Mobile Homes 53.2   69.6 70.0 71.1

Shares (%)
Single Detached 58.4   50.0 49.7 49.0
Single Attached 8.6   12.3 12.4 12.6
Apartments 28.8   34.2 34.5 35.0
Mobile Homes 4.1   3.5 3.4 3.4

Housing Stock by Vintage (thousands)
Before 1946 146.2   85.4 83.5 82.1
1946–1960 146.5   101.5 99.9 98.8
1961–1977 422.6   324.5 320.9 318.2
1978–1983 309.2   250.1 247.9 246.3
1984–1995 274.1   483.2 480.6 478.6
1996–2000 0.0   200.1 199.7 199.3
2001–2005 0.0   173.9 173.8 173.7
2006–2010 0.0   217.0 216.9 216.9
2011–2015 0.0   178.6 178.6 178.6
2016–2017 0.0   0.0 37.5 109.8

Shares (%)
Before 1946 11.3   4.2 4.1 3.9
1946–1960 11.3   5.0 4.9 4.7
1961–1977 32.5   16.1 15.7 15.1
1978–1983 23.8   12.4 12.2 11.7
1984–1995 21.1   24.0 23.6 22.8
1996–2000 0.0   9.9 9.8 9.5
2001–2005 0.0   8.6 8.5 8.3
2006–2010 0.0   10.8 10.6 10.3
2011–2015 0.0   8.9 8.8 8.5
2016–2017 0.0   0.0 1.8 5.2