Residential Sector
Quebec
Table 14: Total Households by Building Type and Energy Source
  1990   2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Total Households (thousands) 2,560.7   3,365.6 3,405.0 3,449.0 3,513.0 3,546.7

Households by Building Type (thousands)
Single Detached 1,119.7   1,550.9 1,571.9 1,594.9 1,627.3 1,645.6
Single Attached 157.4   291.5 297.9 304.7 313.3 319.2
Apartments 1,246.4   1,490.4 1,502.7 1,516.9 1,539.9 1,549.7
Mobile Homes 37.2   32.7 32.5 32.4 32.4 32.2

Shares (%)
Single Detached 43.7   46.1 46.2 46.2 46.3 46.4
Single Attached 6.1   8.7 8.7 8.8 8.9 9.0
Apartments 48.7   44.3 44.1 44.0 43.8 43.7
Mobile Homes 1.5   1.0 1.0 0.9 0.9 0.9

Households by Energy Source (thousands)
Electricity 1,697.0   2,809.2 2,898.5 2,959.6 3,047.2 3,106.4
Natural Gas 224.1   112.1 87.2 83.1 77.4 60.4
Heating Oil 520.3   238.0 215.3 202.8 185.5 173.1
Other1 4.4   3.8 3.7 3.7 3.7 3.8
Wood 114.8   202.5 200.3 199.8 199.2 203.1

Shares (%)
Electricity 66.3   83.5 85.1 85.8 86.7 87.6
Natural Gas 8.8   3.3 2.6 2.4 2.2 1.7
Heating Oil 20.3   7.1 6.3 5.9 5.3 4.9
Other1 0.2   0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Wood 4.5   6.0 5.9 5.8 5.7 5.7

Footnotes:

1) “Other” includes coal and propane.