12.1 - LIGHT BULBS
  Number of households by region
Canada Atlantic Quebec Ontario
Households with incandescent light bulbs
Yes 9,700,080 A 612,148 A 2,529,558 A 3,561,396 A
No 2,810,173 A 262,961 A 651,698 A 1,031,977 A
Don't know / Not stated 1,663,554 A 122,216 A 380,029 A 687,023 A
Number of incandescent light bulbs
1 to 5 bulbs 886,511 A 61,489 A 230,764 A 328,762 A
6 to 10 bulbs 931,917 A 48,666 M 301,794 A 332,628 A
11 to 20 bulbs 1,428,109 A 101,815 A 486,325 A 486,706 A
21 to 30 bulbs 1,065,429 A 57,774 A 296,287 A 355,391 A
More than 30 bulbs 1,083,155 A 75,741 A 210,739 A 362,031 A
Don't know / Not stated 5,968,513 A 388,879 A 1,383,678 A 2,382,901 A
No Incandscents 2,810,173 A 262,961 A 651,698 A 1,031,977 A
Households with compact fluorescent light bulbs
Yes 6,614,914 A 454,630 A 1,627,347 A 2,465,550 A
No 5,883,916 A 442,663 A 1,578,775 A 2,074,666 A
Don't know / Not stated 1,674,977 A 100,033 A 355,163 A 740,180 A
Number of compact fluorescent light bulbs
1 to 5 bulbs 1,350,079 A 85,165 A 477,280 A 381,233 A
6 to 10 bulbs 705,598 A 34,310 A 270,318 A 201,376 A
11 to 20 bulbs 855,077 A 53,063 M 182,572 A 362,213 A
21 to 30 bulbs 481,447 A 40,657 A 64,058 M 179,030 A
More than 30 bulbs 365,408 A 43,572 M - U 155,492 A
Don't know / Not stated 4,532,282 A 297,896 A 968,337 A 1,926,386 A
No CFLs 5,883,916 A 442,663 A 1,578,775 A 2,074,666 A
Households with halogen light bulbs
Yes 6,966,470 A 370,243 A 2,209,238 A 2,504,504 A
No 5,582,416 A 526,860 A 1,051,360 A 2,116,501 A
Don't know / Not stated 1,624,921 A 100,223 A 300,687 A 659,392 A
Number of halogen light bulbs
1 to 5 bulbs 1,368,686 A 107,870 A 433,147 A 402,059 A
6 to 10 bulbs 970,990 A 50,122 M 342,192 A 319,259 A
11 to 20 bulbs 813,739 A 44,320 M 337,640 A 193,445 A
21 to 30 bulbs 387,103 A - U 122,699 M 148,942 M
More than 30 bulbs 240,885 A - U 82,188 M 98,911 M
Don't know / Not stated 4,809,986 A 248,691 A 1,192,059 A 2,001,280 A
No halogens 5,582,416 A 526,860 A 1,051,360 A 2,116,501 A
Households with other fluorescents
Yes 5,512,510 A 377,511 A 1,170,075 A 2,087,321 A
No 6,846,562 A 514,008 A 1,989,090 A 2,460,999 A
Don't know / Not stated 1,814,735 A 105,808 A 402,121 A 732,076 A
Number of fluorescent tubes
1 to 5 bulbs 1,856,603 A 135,668 A 467,147 A 637,231 A
6 to 10 bulbs 680,706 A 34,458 M 151,143 A 198,463 A
11 to 20 bulbs 403,782 A 21,719 M 76,813 M 149,114 A
21 to 30 bulbs 74,516 M - U - U 21,677 M
More than 30 bulbs 44,626 M - U - U - U
Don't know / Not stated 4,267,012 A 285,379 A 841,933 A 1,799,296 A
No other fluorescents 6,846,562 A 514,008 A 1,989,090 A 2,460,999 A
Households with LED lights
Yes 5,870,977 A 418,798 A 1,257,579 A 2,326,831 A
No 6,607,039 A 506,458 A 1,892,161 A 2,226,569 A
Don't know / Not stated 1,695,792 A 72,070 A 411,544 A 726,996 A
Number of LEDs
1 to 5 bulbs 963,777 A 81,431 A 313,817 A 300,886 A
6 to 10 bulbs 590,125 A 33,976 M 104,026 A 263,443 M
11 to 20 bulbs 581,541 A 42,752 M 125,217 A 179,539 A
21 to 30 bulbs 327,663 A 30,646 M 56,253 M 140,745 M
More than 30 bulbs 431,326 A 45,274 M 82,049 M 155,265 A
Don't know / Not stated 4,672,337 A 256,790 A 987,763 A 2,013,950 A
No LEDs 6,607,039 A 506,458 A 1,892,161 A 2,226,569 A
Households with other lights
Yes 1,758,849 A 112,202 A 524,426 A 624,296 A
No 10,353,182 A 780,948 A 2,590,074 A 3,824,789 A
Don't know / Not stated 2,061,776 A 104,176 A 446,785 A 831,311 A
Number of other lights
1 to 5 bulbs 394,668 A 28,129 M 118,631 M 113,678 M
6 to 10 bulbs 117,407 A - U - U 30,832 M
11 to 20 bulbs 98,910 M - U - U - U
21 to 30 bulbs 51,910 M - U - U - U
More than 30 bulbs 33,215 M - U - U - U
Don't know / Not stated 3,124,514 A 177,101 A 761,962 A 1,237,574 A
No LEDs 10,353,182 A 780,948 A 2,590,074 A 3,824,789 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