1.2 - TOTAL HEATED AREA OF DWELLING (EXCLUDING GARAGE)
  Heated area (excluding garage) in square metres by region
Canada Atlantic Quebec Ontario
Total heated area of dwelling (excluding garage) 2,761,214,992 A 197,410,292 A 624,426,802 A 1,092,699,739 A
Type of dwelling
Single detached house 1,932,531,373 A 165,539,182 A 385,474,173 A 771,271,492 A
Double/row house 336,937,109 A 11,512,133 M 96,594,849 A 141,841,904 A
Low-rise apartment 194,821,104 A 8,774,557 A 95,312,521 A 30,035,545 A
High-rise apartment 125,837,517 A - U 23,893,323 M 73,718,236 M
Mobile home 12,560,297 M 2,018,969 M - U - U
Don't know/Not stated 158,527,593 A 7,429,671 M 21,447,253 M 74,817,004 M
Dwelling construction date
Before 1946 262,272,341 A 20,108,666 A 77,063,628 A 124,619,787 A
1946 – 1960 346,272,396 A 19,056,851 A 82,588,242 A 150,231,301 A
1961 – 1977 539,923,035 A 43,774,629 A 141,348,716 A 186,448,678 A
1978 – 1983 280,107,393 A 20,164,978 A 72,093,796 A 105,125,465 A
1984 – 1995 547,904,550 A 45,078,923 A 125,114,690 A 203,593,483 A
1996 – 2000 215,671,119 A 12,138,560 M 22,444,026 A 87,504,630 A
2001 - 2010 450,124,692 A 30,173,789 A 75,793,045 A 195,940,410 A
2011 or later 118,939,465 A 6,913,895 M 27,980,658 M 39,235,985 M
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 15,007,312 M
56 to 93 square metres (601 to 1,000 square feet) 160,495,733 A 9,460,504 A 48,544,071 A 47,667,819 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 66,278,103 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 163,076,282 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 223,762,264 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 576,907,958 A
Occupation mode
Own 2,343,851,008 A 174,078,832 A 493,477,750 A 926,107,224 A
Rent 315,592,127 A 18,169,030 A 96,533,991 A 122,181,173 A
Don't know/Not stated 101,771,856 A 5,162,430 M 34,415,061 M 44,411,342 M
Number of people in the household
1 member 540,748,459 A 43,430,975 A 154,048,152 A 186,250,042 A
2 members 989,451,263 A 80,970,689 A 231,178,769 A 358,047,065 A
3 members 458,827,961 A 35,673,055 A 100,386,261 A 183,221,219 A
4 or more members 772,187,309 A 37,335,572 A 138,813,620 A 365,181,412 A
Occupant demographics
Households with only 18 to 24 year old members - U - U - U - U
Households with only 25 to 44 year old members 181,043,429 A 15,495,121 M 44,517,675 A 58,184,572 A
Households with only 45 to 64 year old members 503,296,614 A 47,304,817 A 118,913,333 A 166,146,869 A
Households with only 65 + year old members 591,042,240 A 41,688,027 A 163,853,083 A 211,736,642 A
Households with adults and children 0 to 12 only 467,300,730 A 27,916,609 A 91,448,098 A 210,051,836 A
Households with adults and teens 13 to 19 only 332,365,635 A 17,697,458 A 65,262,734 A 142,901,522 A
Households with adults and members 0 to 12 and 13 to 19 158,813,935 A 8,190,837 M 33,256,426 A 70,251,777 A
Other compositions 518,137,803 A 38,274,606 A 103,072,229 A 231,443,237 A
Not stated - U - U - U - U
Dwelling part of a condominium
Yes 178,485,857 A - U 41,605,861 A 71,849,824 A
No 261,622,518 A 11,184,929 A 93,862,602 A 104,735,064 A
Valid skip 2,145,779,634 A 176,137,005 A 463,571,013 A 836,675,660 A
Don't know - U - U - U - U
Not stated 167,061,682 A 7,429,671 M 24,182,765 M 77,468,008 M
Household income
Less than $20,000 103,475,114 A 7,888,965 A 33,401,246 M 39,869,177 A
$20,000 to less than $40,000 291,351,889 A 31,153,999 A 94,949,167 A 86,634,935 A
$40,000 to less than $60,000 320,870,264 A 27,113,275 A 94,171,590 A 113,695,573 A
$60,000 to less than $80,000 330,243,717 A 20,742,144 A 91,203,847 A 134,586,803 A
$80,000 to less than $100,000 249,591,276 A 16,388,323 M 65,373,187 A 79,653,072 A
$100,000 to less than $150,000 516,168,803 A 36,132,650 A 115,261,765 A 198,681,794 A
$150,000 and over 516,672,845 A 23,568,185 A 75,306,301 A 238,754,630 A
Not stated 432,841,085 A 34,422,750 A 54,759,698 A 200,823,754 A
Highest level of education ever completed by any member of the household
0 to 8 years or some secondary 96,354,879 A 8,072,722 M 33,932,663 M 34,809,263 A
Grade 11 to 13, graduate 457,920,425 A 35,827,062 A 96,561,603 A 188,669,979 A
Some postsecondary or postsecondary certificate or diploma 316,588,615 A 34,606,470 A 109,383,152 A 63,576,021 A
University 1,861,268,307 A 116,710,298 A 379,999,068 A 791,713,721 A
Not stated 29,082,766 M - U - U 13,930,756 M
Households with someone home all day on an average weekday
Yes 1,939,618,428 A 134,235,311 A 449,689,616 A 765,694,249 A
No 739,203,719 A 59,145,032 A 152,123,410 A 296,763,942 A
Don't know 57,925,109 A - U 14,287,111 M 25,832,871 M
Not stated 24,467,735 M - U - U - U
Complete weeks with no one home
Zero 1,364,486,931 A 114,530,020 A 288,200,558 A 548,468,302 A
One to two 517,856,121 A 29,140,407 A 114,041,739 A 212,751,871 A
Three to four 308,743,731 A 20,439,640 A 62,570,849 A 118,024,232 A
More than four 319,366,665 A 19,343,829 A 96,805,201 A 109,901,994 A
Don't know 214,042,662 A 12,413,055 M 52,468,848 A 90,891,823 M
Not stated 36,718,881 M - U - U - U
How long have you lived in the dwelling?
5 years or less 711,648,132 A 45,201,488 A 154,022,273 A 294,942,615 A
6 to 10 years 556,503,247 A 39,727,905 A 108,657,131 A 208,135,003 A
11 to 20 years 765,536,865 A 42,381,310 A 146,622,741 A 318,777,847 A
21 to 30 years 372,574,175 A 33,646,590 A 104,186,070 A 143,672,576 A
More than 30 years 344,611,838 A 35,531,108 A 110,938,589 A 119,917,819 A
Don't know - U - U - U - U
Not stated - U - U - U - U

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 live in row or terrace houses, low-rise apartments, or high-rise apartments.
Due to rounding, the numbers may not add up and may differ slightly among tables.

Source:

2015 Survey of Household Energy Use