Residential Sector
Alberta
Table 31: Appliance Stock by Appliance Type and Energy Source
  1990   2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Appliance Stock by Appliance Type (thousands)
Refrigerator 1,107   1,844 1,856 1,875 1,925 1,951
Freezer 602   934 940 949 974 988
Dishwasher 496   1,115 1,122 1,134 1,163 1,180
Clothes Washer 689   1,280 1,288 1,302 1,336 1,354
Clothes Dryer 692   1,422 1,432 1,448 1,487 1,508
Range 900   1,450 1,459 1,474 1,513 1,534
Other Appliances1 9,810   22,134 22,388 22,408 23,229 24,928

Appliances per Household by Appliance Type
Refrigerator 1.22   1.27 1.27 1.27 1.27 1.27
Freezer 0.66   0.64 0.64 0.64 0.64 0.64
Dishwasher 0.55   0.77 0.77 0.77 0.77 0.77
Clothes Washer 0.76   0.88 0.88 0.88 0.88 0.88
Clothes Dryer 0.76   0.98 0.98 0.98 0.98 0.98
Range 0.99   1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00
Other Appliances1 10.81   15.26 15.34 15.20 15.35 16.25

Stock of Electric Appliances (thousands)
Refrigerator 1,107   1,844 1,856 1,875 1,925 1,951
Freezer 602   934 940 949 974 988
Dishwasher 496   1,115 1,122 1,134 1,163 1,180
Clothes Washer 689   1,280 1,288 1,302 1,336 1,354
Clothes Dryer 617   1,296 1,304 1,318 1,353 1,371
Range 834   1,301 1,309 1,322 1,357 1,376
Other Appliances1 9,810   22,134 22,388 22,408 23,229 24,928

Electric Appliances per Household by Appliance Type
Refrigerator 1.22   1.27 1.27 1.27 1.27 1.27
Freezer 0.66   0.64 0.64 0.64 0.64 0.64
Dishwasher 0.55   0.77 0.77 0.77 0.77 0.77
Clothes Washer 0.76   0.88 0.88 0.88 0.88 0.88
Clothes Dryer 0.68   0.89 0.89 0.89 0.89 0.89
Range 0.92   0.90 0.90 0.90 0.90 0.90
Other Appliances1 10.81   15.26 15.34 15.20 15.35 16.25

Stock of Natural Gas Appliances (thousands)
Clothes Dryer 74.5   125.9 127.5 130.0 134.0 136.3
Range 66.4   149.4 150.3 151.8 155.8 158.0

Natural Gas Appliances per Household by Appliance Type
Clothes Dryer 0.08   0.09 0.09 0.09 0.09 0.09
Range 0.07   0.10 0.10 0.10 0.10 0.10

Footnotes:

1) “Other Appliances” includes small appliances such as microwaves, televisions, cable boxes, video cassette recorders, stereo systems and computers.