4.1 - SIZE OF DWELLING
  Number of households and heated area of dwelling by region
Canada Atlantic Quebec
Number of households 14,173,807 A 997,326 A 3,561,285 A
Heated area of dwelling (excluding garage)
56 square metres or less (600 square feet or less) 834,235 A 43,158 M 247,038 A
56 to 93 square metres (601 to 1,000 square feet) 1,983,791 A 112,046 A 599,696 A
93 to 139 square metres (1,001 to 1,500 square feet) 1,867,433 A 159,513 A 560,119 A
139 to 186 square metres (1,501 to 2,000 square feet) 2,525,571 A 195,712 A 718,737 A
186 to 232 square metres (2,001 to 2,500 square feet) 2,667,575 A 197,311 A 627,707 A
232 or more square metres (2,501 or more square feet) 4,295,201 A 289,586 A 807,988 A
Number of storeys in dwelling
One storey 4,195,114 A 430,178 A 1,081,242 A
One and a half storeys 628,348 A 81,551 A 155,936 A
Two storeys 3,745,504 A 208,961 A 811,701 A
More than two storeys 462,582 A 32,267 M - U
Split level 448,656 A 35,073 M - U
Other 65,577 M - U - U
Valid skip 4,128,662 A 180,934 A 1,275,992 A
Don't know/Not stated 499,363 A 21,931 M 163,397 M
Total heated area in square metres (m2) 2,761,214,992 A 197,410,292 A 624,426,802 A
Heated area of dwelling (excluding garage)
56 square metres or less (600 square feet or less) 42,095,767 A 2,163,880 M 12,217,425 A
56 to 93 square metres (601 to 1,000 square feet) 160,495,733 A 9,460,504 A 48,544,071 A
93 to 139 square metres (1,001 to 1,500 square feet) 217,426,584 A 18,930,406 A 64,038,555 A
139 to 186 square metres (1,501 to 2,000 square feet) 419,168,240 A 32,615,482 A 119,667,845 A
186 to 232 square metres (2,001 to 2,500 square feet) 563,516,664 A 41,522,589 A 131,682,213 A
232 or more square metres (2,501 or more square feet) 1,358,512,004 A 92,717,431 A 248,276,693 A
Total heated area of dwelling by number of storeys
One storey 917,037,759 A 87,952,343 A 221,999,661 A
One and a half storeys 147,937,912 A 15,801,382 A 37,005,098 A
Two storeys 946,053,703 A 49,993,874 A 188,016,226 A
More than two storeys 115,473,247 A 8,691,768 M - U
Split level 102,145,096 A 8,374,365 M - U
Other 15,791,792 M - U - U
Valid skip 407,047,510 A 19,509,988 A 126,075,809 A
Don't know/Not stated 109,727,973 A 6,032,134 M 34,396,637 M

Legend:

The letter beside each estimate classifies its quality as follows: A–Acceptable, M–Use with caution, U–Too unreliable to be published.

Notes:

Valid skips indicate households that do not own their dwelling and do not reside in a multi-residential building.
Due to rounding, the numbers may not add up and may differ slightly among tables.

Source:

2015 Survey of Household Energy Use