11.10 - TELEPHONE
  Number of households by region
Canada Atlantic Quebec Ontario
Households with a telephone that requires an electrical outlet and phone jack (excluding cell phones)
Yes 10,494,607 A 801,745 A 2,773,133 A 3,828,189 A
No 1,436,222 A 63,983 M 332,185 A 523,302 A
Not stated 184,777 M - U - U 63,371 M
Don't know 2,058,202 A 108,960 A 419,013 A 865,534 A
Number of telephones that require an electrical outlet and phone jack
Not present or used 1,436,222 A 63,983 M 332,185 A 523,302 A
One 4,340,605 A 270,615 A 1,189,741 A 1,606,506 A
Two 2,408,449 A 204,922 A 652,862 A 859,059 A
Three 2,145,267 A 183,242 A 549,775 A 747,719 A
Four or more 1,600,286 A 142,966 A 380,755 A 614,906 A
Don't know 184,777 M - U - U 63,371 M
Not stated 2,058,202 A 108,960 A 419,013 A 865,534 A
Age of the most frequently used telephone that requires an electrical outlet and phone jack
Not present or used 2,085,976 A 88,726 A 453,294 A 810,589 A
5 years or less 5,345,736 A 432,967 A 1,385,583 A 2,075,672 A
6 to 10 years 3,548,137 A 258,766 A 885,004 A 1,239,890 A
11 to 15 years 714,638 A 39,582 A 192,876 A 266,898 A
16 years or more 522,820 A 50,430 M 182,350 M 162,433 A
Don't know 363,582 A 38,033 M 35,225 M 156,807 M
Not stated 1,592,917 A 88,821 A 426,953 A 568,108 A
Use of the most frequently used telephone in an average week
Not present or used 1,436,222 A 63,983 M 332,185 A 523,302 A
4 hours or less 5,042,316 A 357,065 A 1,441,739 A 1,657,956 A
5 to 10 hours 1,097,262 A 72,214 A 292,706 A 449,991 A
11 to 20 hours 442,815 A 34,281 M 80,922 M 188,634 M
21 to 30 hours 245,130 A 22,475 M - U 88,680 M
31 to 40 hours 105,946 M - U - U - U
41 to 55 hours 107,346 M - U - U - U
56 hours or more 2,023,313 A 190,810 A 410,217 A 858,111 A
Don't know 1,266,227 A 109,285 A 268,456 A 418,113 A
Not stated 2,407,231 A 134,313 A 645,526 A 978,928 A
Households with an ENERGY STAR® certified telephone that requires an electrical outlet and phone jack
Not present or used 1,436,222 A 63,983 M 332,185 A 523,302 A
Yes 2,575,131 A 216,286 A 663,417 A 1,039,069 A
No 1,894,763 A 121,952 A 557,979 A 606,443 A
Don't know 5,347,000 A 431,395 A 1,204,054 A 2,026,940 A
Not stated 2,920,691 A 163,710 A 803,650 A 1,084,643 A
Households with smart network equipment (modems, routers, integrated access devices, and access points)
Yes 10,068,783 A 617,552 A 2,702,243 A 3,670,162 A
No 847,635 A 84,069 A 171,931 A 345,105 A
Not stated 343,323 A 41,153 M - U 120,898 M
Don't know 2,914,066 A 254,553 A 643,832 A 1,144,231 A
Number of smart network equipment
Not present or used 847,635 A 84,069 A 171,931 A 345,105 A
One 7,638,360 A 510,630 A 2,103,646 A 2,775,444 A
Two 1,931,104 A 89,685 A 524,520 A 630,648 A
Three 323,662 A - U 54,975 M 176,503 M
Four or more 175,657 M - U - U 87,567 M
Don't know 343,323 A 41,153 M - U 120,898 M
Not stated 2,914,066 A 254,553 A 643,832 A 1,144,231 A
Age of the most frequently used smart network equipment
Not present or used 847,635 A 84,069 A 171,931 A 345,105 A
5 years or less 8,198,892 A 479,999 A 2,173,169 A 3,064,987 A
6 to 10 years 1,224,400 A 62,926 A 372,193 A 366,428 A
11 to 15 years 125,966 A - U 48,663 M 40,191 M
16 years or more - U - U - U - U
Don't know 605,153 A 70,241 M 77,900 M 229,225 M
Not stated 3,107,233 A 293,873 A 673,212 A 1,232,236 A
Use of the most frequently used smart network equipment in an average week
Not present or used 847,635 A 84,069 A 171,931 A 345,105 A
4 hours or less 1,367,812 A 63,946 A 423,678 A 510,203 A
5 to 10 hours 978,245 A 50,828 M 299,454 A 323,109 A
11 to 20 hours 905,965 A 57,610 M 277,100 A 310,811 A
21 to 30 hours 711,071 A 45,752 M 215,513 M 231,645 A
31 to 40 hours 425,426 A 27,398 M 76,494 M 168,333 M
41 to 55 hours 333,448 A 13,836 M 75,058 M 137,402 M
56 hours or more 3,752,436 A 217,469 A 964,529 A 1,441,292 A
Don't know 1,384,023 A 116,591 A 230,347 A 515,913 A
Not stated 3,467,746 A 319,829 A 827,182 A 1,296,583 A
Households with an ENERGY STAR® certified smart network equipment
Not present or used 847,635 A 84,069 A 171,931 A 345,105 A
Yes 2,903,240 A 167,991 A 805,733 A 1,068,500 A
No 1,221,030 A 54,511 M 422,954 A 394,880 A
Don't know 5,492,765 A 379,254 A 1,267,432 A 2,050,374 A
Not stated 3,709,138 A 311,501 A 893,235 A 1,421,537 A

Legend:

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

Source:

2015 Survey of Household Energy Use