Residential Sector
Quebec
Table 31: Appliance Stock by Appliance Type and Energy Source
  1990   2015 2016 2017
Appliance Stock by Appliance Type (thousands)
Refrigerator 2,877   4,409 4,450 4,495
Freezer 1,153   1,734 1,751 1,768
Dishwasher 1,110   2,036 2,055 2,076
Clothes Washer 2,073   3,100 3,129 3,160
Clothes Dryer 1,982   2,997 3,025 3,056
Range 2,523   3,547 3,580 3,616
Other Appliances1 24,867   58,275 58,992 59,989

Appliances per Household by Appliance Type
Refrigerator 1.12   1.24 1.24 1.24
Freezer 0.45   0.49 0.49 0.49
Dishwasher 0.43   0.57 0.57 0.57
Clothes Washer 0.81   0.87 0.87 0.87
Clothes Dryer 0.77   0.85 0.85 0.85
Range 0.99   1.00 1.00 1.00
Other Appliances1 9.71   16.43 16.48 16.59

Stock of Electric Appliances (thousands)
Refrigerator 2,877   4,409 4,450 4,495
Freezer 1,153   1,734 1,751 1,768
Dishwasher 1,110   2,036 2,055 2,076
Clothes Washer 2,073   3,100 3,129 3,160
Clothes Dryer 1,980   2,997 3,025 3,056
Range 2,485   3,451 3,483 3,518
Other Appliances1 24,867   58,275 58,992 59,989

Electric Appliances per Household by Appliance Type
Refrigerator 1.12   1.24 1.24 1.24
Freezer 0.45   0.49 0.49 0.49
Dishwasher 0.43   0.57 0.57 0.57
Clothes Washer 0.81   0.87 0.87 0.87
Clothes Dryer 0.77   0.85 0.85 0.85
Range 0.97   0.97 0.97 0.97
Other Appliances1 9.71   16.43 16.48 16.59

Stock of Natural Gas Appliances (thousands)
Clothes Dryer 2.0   0.0 0.0 0.0
Range 37.8   95.8 96.7 97.6

Natural Gas Appliances per Household by Appliance Type
Clothes Dryer 0.00   0.00 0.00 0.00
Range 0.01   0.03 0.03 0.03

Footnotes:

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