Residential Sector
Canada
Table 41: Single Detached Secondary Energy Use and GHG Emissions by Region – Excluding Electricity-Related Emissions1
  1990   2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Total Single Detached Energy Use (PJ) 1,023.8   1,107.9 1,040.8 1,063.9 1,071.5 1,021.7

Energy Use by Region (PJ)
Newfoundland and Labrador 26.9   20.4 20.4 21.4 22.6 21.7
Prince Edward Island 7.1   5.2 5.4 5.3 5.1 4.5
Nova Scotia 44.3   36.0 36.8 39.0 39.2 37.3
New Brunswick 35.3   29.5 30.0 27.9 30.1 29.2
Quebec 234.7   227.8 228.5 219.3 232.2 234.5
Ontario 372.9   375.9 398.4 380.6 404.5 413.5
Manitoba 39.4   37.2 39.1 37.4 38.9 38.4
Saskatchewan 50.6   40.9 41.6 41.2 42.6 39.0
Alberta 92.7   133.3 147.0 132.3 145.9 146.6
British Columbia 94.6   115.2 113.4 112.7 110.7 106.4
Territories 1.3   2.0 2.3 2.3 2.2 2.1

Shares (%)
Newfoundland and Labrador 2.7   2.0 1.9 2.1 2.1 2.0
Prince Edward Island 0.7   0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.4
Nova Scotia 4.4   3.5 3.5 3.8 3.7 3.5
New Brunswick 3.5   2.9 2.8 2.7 2.8 2.7
Quebec 23.5   22.3 21.5 21.5 21.6 21.9
Ontario 37.3   36.7 37.5 37.3 37.7 38.5
Manitoba 3.9   3.6 3.7 3.7 3.6 3.6
Saskatchewan 5.1   4.0 3.9 4.0 4.0 3.6
Alberta 9.3   13.0 13.8 13.0 13.6 13.7
British Columbia 9.5   11.3 10.7 11.1 10.3 9.9
Territories 0.1   0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2

Activity
Total Floor Space (million m2) 804   7,590 7,674 7,757 7,828 7,911
Total Households (thousands) 5,558   7,590 7,674 7,757 7,828 7,911
Energy Intensity (GJ/m2) 1.27   0.89 0.83 0.83 0.82 0.78
Energy Intensity (GJ/household) 184.2   146.0 135.6 137.2 136.9 129.2
Total Single Detached GHG Emissions Excluding Electricity (Mt of CO2e) 34.3   33.3 30.1 30.4 30.8 28.8

GHG Emissions by Region (Mt of CO2e)
Newfoundland and Labrador 0.7   0.5 0.4 0.3 0.4 0.3
Prince Edward Island 0.3   0.4 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.2
Nova Scotia 1.8   1.6 1.4 1.3 1.1 1.1
New Brunswick 1.0   0.9 0.7 0.5 0.5 0.6
Quebec 5.5   3.5 3.3 3.3 3.3 3.3
Ontario 13.1   14.3 12.7 14.0 15.0 14.3
Manitoba 1.3   0.9 0.8 1.0 1.0 0.8
Saskatchewan 1.8   1.5 1.4 1.5 1.5 1.4
Alberta 5.2   6.6 5.9 5.3 5.0 4.2
British Columbia 3.4   3.2 2.9 2.8 2.7 2.6
Territories 0.1   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
GHG Intensity (tonne/TJ) 33.5   30.1 28.9 28.5 28.7 28.2

Footnotes:

1) At the regional level, data on GHG emissions are presented excluding GHG emissions related to electricity production only.