Residential Sector
British Columbia and Territories1
Table 15: Housing Stock by Building Type and Vintage
  1990   2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Total Housing Stock (thousands) 1,298.6   1,923.9 1,947.1 1,999.5 2,026.5 2,052.8

Housing Stock by Building Type (thousands)
Single Detached 759.2   1,012.8 1,018.6 1,032.7 1,040.1 1,046.6
Single Attached 112.3   228.5 233.5 242.0 247.7 253.4
Apartments 373.9   611.5 623.7 652.5 665.8 679.5
Mobile Homes 53.2   71.0 71.4 72.3 72.8 73.3

Shares (%)
Single Detached 58.5   52.6 52.3 51.6 51.3 51.0
Single Attached 8.6   11.9 12.0 12.1 12.2 12.3
Apartments 28.8   31.8 32.0 32.6 32.9 33.1
Mobile Homes 4.1   3.7 3.7 3.6 3.6 3.6

Housing Stock by Vintage (thousands)
Before 1946 153.7   98.5 96.4 94.7 92.6 90.6
1946–1960 151.6   111.8 110.1 108.8 107.2 105.6
1961–1977 432.9   347.7 344.0 341.0 337.4 333.7
1978–1983 288.2   241.5 239.4 237.8 235.8 233.7
1984–1995 272.3   492.7 490.1 488.1 485.4 482.8
1996–2000 0.0   202.0 201.6 201.2 200.8 200.4
2001–2005 0.0   168.4 168.3 168.2 168.2 168.1
2006–2010 0.0   226.9 226.8 226.8 226.8 226.8
2011–2015 0.0   34.3 70.4 132.8 172.3 211.2

Shares (%)
Before 1946 11.8   5.1 4.9 4.7 4.6 4.4
1946–1960 11.7   5.8 5.7 5.4 5.3 5.1
1961–1977 33.3   18.1 17.7 17.1 16.6 16.3
1978–1983 22.2   12.6 12.3 11.9 11.6 11.4
1984–1995 21.0   25.6 25.2 24.4 24.0 23.5
1996–2000 0.0   10.5 10.4 10.1 9.9 9.8
2001–2005 0.0   8.8 8.6 8.4 8.3 8.2
2006–2010 0.0   11.8 11.7 11.3 11.2 11.0
2011–2015 0.0   1.8 3.6 6.6 8.5 10.3