Residential Sector
British Columbia and Territories1
Table 18: Floor Space by Building Type and Vintage
  1990   2015 2016 2017
Total Floor Space (million m2) 161.3   286.8 291.4 302.0

Floor Space by Building Type (million m2)
Single Detached 114.6   185.0 187.0 191.7
Single Attached 13.3   33.6 34.6 36.5
Apartments 28.7   61.4 63.0 66.9
Mobile Homes 4.8   6.8 6.8 7.0

Shares (%)
Single Detached 71.0   64.5 64.2 63.5
Single Attached 8.2   11.7 11.9 12.1
Apartments 17.8   21.4 21.6 22.1
Mobile Homes 2.9   2.4 2.3 2.3

Floor Space by Vintage (million m2)
Before 1946 15.3   10.7 10.4 10.3
1946–1960 16.3   13.0 12.8 12.6
1961–1977 48.7   44.6 44.1 43.7
1978–1983 43.1   37.3 37.0 36.7
1984–1995 37.9   67.2 66.9 66.6
1996–2000 0.0   26.9 26.9 26.8
2001–2005 0.0   25.8 25.8 25.8
2006–2010 0.0   32.7 32.7 32.7
2011–2015 0.0   28.6 28.6 28.6
2016–2017 0.0   0.0 6.3 18.2

Shares (%)
Before 1946 9.5   3.7 3.6 3.4
1946–1960 10.1   4.5 4.4 4.2
1961–1977 30.2   15.5 15.1 14.5
1978–1983 26.7   13.0 12.7 12.2
1984–1995 23.5   23.4 22.9 22.0
1996–2000 0.0   9.4 9.2 8.9
2001–2005 0.0   9.0 8.9 8.5
2006–2010 0.0   11.4 11.2 10.8
2011–2015 0.0   10.0 9.8 9.5
2016–2017 0.0   0.0 2.2 6.0