Residential Sector
Nova Scotia
Table 18: Floor Space by Building Type and Vintage
  1990   2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Total Floor Space (million m2) 37.4   55.1 55.9 56.6 57.7 58.1 58.7

Floor Space by Building Type (million m2)
Single Detached 28.3   41.5 42.0 42.4 42.9 43.1 43.4
Single Attached 2.5   4.0 4.1 4.2 4.5 4.5 4.6
Apartments 5.4   8.0 8.2 8.3 8.7 8.9 9.1
Mobile Homes 1.3   1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.7

Shares (%)
Single Detached 75.6   75.3 75.1 74.9 74.3 74.2 73.9
Single Attached 6.6   7.3 7.4 7.5 7.7 7.7 7.8
Apartments 14.4   14.6 14.6 14.8 15.1 15.2 15.5
Mobile Homes 3.4   2.9 2.9 2.9 2.8 2.8 2.8

Floor Space by Vintage (million m2)
Before 1946 11.1   10.2 10.1 10.0 9.8 9.7 9.5
1946–1960 4.0   3.6 3.6 3.6 3.5 3.5 3.4
1961–1977 7.3   6.4 6.3 6.2 6.1 6.0 5.9
1978–1983 6.4   5.3 5.3 5.2 5.2 5.1 5.0
1984–1995 8.5   13.6 13.5 13.4 13.3 13.2 13.1
1996–2000 0.0   4.6 4.6 4.6 4.6 4.6 4.6
2001–2005 0.0   5.7 5.7 5.7 5.7 5.7 5.7
2006–2010 0.0   5.7 5.7 5.7 5.7 5.7 5.7
2011–2015 0.0   0.0 1.1 2.2 3.8 4.7 5.7

Shares (%)
Before 1946 29.7   18.5 18.1 17.6 17.0 16.7 16.2
1946–1960 10.7   6.6 6.4 6.3 6.1 6.0 5.9
1961–1977 19.6   11.5 11.2 11.0 10.6 10.4 10.1
1978–1983 17.2   9.7 9.5 9.2 9.0 8.8 8.6
1984–1995 22.8   24.7 24.1 23.6 23.0 22.7 22.3
1996–2000 0.0   8.4 8.3 8.1 8.0 7.9 7.8
2001–2005 0.0   10.3 10.2 10.0 9.8 9.8 9.7
2006–2010 0.0   10.4 10.2 10.1 9.9 9.8 9.7
2011–2015 0.0   0.0 2.0 4.0 6.6 8.1 9.7