14.1 - OUTDOOR EQUIPMENT
  Number of households by region
Canada Atlantic Quebec Ontario
Household owned any recreational vehicles
Yes 2,356,228 A 265,063 A 608,591 A 749,928 A
No 11,731,528 A 731,424 A 2,934,334 A 4,517,568 A
Don't know - U - U - - - U
Not stated - U - - - U - -
Household owned an all-terrain vehicle (ATV)
Yes 1,170,203 A 178,900 A 392,135 A 309,714 A
No 12,917,553 A 817,587 A 3,150,791 A 4,957,782 A
Don't know - U - U     - U
Not stated - U     - U    
Household owned a snowmobile
Yes 654,611 A 86,598 A 170,399 A 237,952 M
No 13,433,144 A 909,889 A 3,372,527 A 5,029,544 A
Don't know - U - U - - - U
Not stated - U - - - U - -
Household owned a dirt bike or motocross motorcycle
Yes 543,956 A 50,660 M 86,397 M 207,738 M
No 13,543,800 A 945,827 A 3,456,529 A 5,059,757 A
Don't know - U - U     - U
Not stated - U - - - U - -
Household owned a personal watercraft (for example a Sea-Doo or Jet Ski)
Yes 280,622 A - U - U 127,869 M
No 13,807,134 A 983,430 A 3,533,144 A 5,139,626 A
Don't know - U - U - - - U
Not stated - U - - - U - -
Household owned a motorboat
Yes 1,164,157 A 88,529 A 241,176 A 461,282 A
No 12,923,598 A 907,958 A 3,301,750 A 4,806,213 A
Don't know - U - U - - - U
Not stated - U - - - U - -
Household used a chainsaw, snow blower, lawn mower, grass trimmer, or leaf blower
Yes 8,905,159 A 783,705 A 2,041,731 A 3,518,757 A
No 1,129,009 A 62,050 M 232,415 A 404,888 A
Valid skip 4,061,058 A 146,066 A 1,285,966 A 1,351,002 A
Not stated - U - U - U - U
Household used a lawn mower
Lawn mower total 8,462,150 A 763,033 A 1,914,258 A 3,300,658 A
Yes - gas engine 6,401,461 A 672,569 A 1,506,795 A 2,385,535 A
Yes - electric engine 1,475,274 A 66,022 M 316,122 A 653,740 A
Yes - manual (push reel) 406,783 A - U 61,781 M 183,453 M
Yes - more than 1 type of engine 178,632 A 14,597 M - U 77,930 M
Did not use a lawn mower 1,568,496 A 87,217 A 354,395 A 618,866 A
Valid skip 4,057,643 A 146,066 A 1,285,966 A 1,347,587 A
Don't know - U - U - U - U
Not stated - U - U     - U
Household used a grass trimmer
Grass trimmer total 6,714,734 A 591,278 A 1,517,861 A 2,642,479 A
Yes - gas engine 2,926,856 A 357,288 A 632,362 A 1,155,247 A
Yes - electric engine 3,681,786 A 216,924 A 870,068 A 1,440,704 A
Yes - more than 1 type of engine 106,093 M 17,065 M - U - U
Did not use a grass trimmer 3,219,099 A 255,646 A 742,734 A 1,225,798 A
Valid skip 4,057,643 A 146,066 A 1,285,966 A 1,347,587 A
Don't know 111,210 M - U - U - U
Not stated - U - U - U - U
Household used a leaf blower
Leaf blower total 2,469,406 A 93,475 A 485,621 A 1,111,262 A
Yes - gas engine 743,700 A 35,995 M 112,600 A 346,484 A
Yes - electric engine 1,675,162 A 57,481 A 369,742 A 742,085 A
Yes - more than 1 type of engine - U     - U - U
Did not use a leaf blower 7,562,100 A 753,683 A 1,788,799 A 2,805,727 A
Valid skip 4,057,643 A 146,066 A 1,285,966 A 1,347,587 A
Don't know - U - U - U - U
Not stated - U - U     - U
Household used a chain saw
Chain saw total 2,355,797 A 310,622 A 526,636 A 773,243 A
Yes - gas engine 1,851,289 A 274,008 A 421,530 A 621,317 A
Yes - electric engine 418,408 A 34,622 M 101,084 M 118,285 A
Yes - more than 1 type of engine 86,099 M - U - U - U
Did not use a chain saw 8,491,342 A 569,613 A 1,889,734 A 3,470,030 A
Valid skip 3,253,550 A 112,367 A 1,141,028 A 1,033,169 A
Don't know - U - U - U    
Not stated - U - U - U - U
Household used a snow blower
Snow blower total 3,373,046 A 441,039 A 826,475 A 1,482,713 A
Yes - gas engine 3,194,528 A 423,274 A 807,265 A 1,393,082 A
Yes - electric engine 152,880 A - U - U 82,792 M
Yes - more than 1 type of engine 25,638 M - U - U - U
Did not use a snow blower 7,472,033 A 443,653 A 1,588,592 A 2,749,894 A
Valid skip 3,253,550 A 112,367 A 1,141,028 A 1,033,169 A
Don't know 20,348 M - U - U - U
Not stated - 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 are households that reside in dwellings without lawns.
Due to rounding, the numbers may not add up and may differ slightly among tables.

Source:

2015 Survey of Household Energy Use