Residential Sector
Quebec
Table 31: Appliance Stock by Appliance Type and Energy Source
  1990   2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Appliance Stock by Appliance Type (thousands)
Refrigerator 2,877   4,183 4,232 4,287 4,367 4,409
Freezer 1,153   1,646 1,665 1,687 1,718 1,734
Dishwasher 1,110   1,932 1,954 1,980 2,016 2,036
Clothes Washer 2,073   2,942 2,976 3,014 3,070 3,100
Clothes Dryer 1,982   2,844 2,877 2,914 2,968 2,997
Range 2,523   3,366 3,405 3,449 3,513 3,547
Other Appliances1 24,867   54,286 55,722 56,472 59,286 60,872

Appliances per Household by Appliance Type
Refrigerator 1.12   1.24 1.24 1.24 1.24 1.24
Freezer 0.45   0.49 0.49 0.49 0.49 0.49
Dishwasher 0.43   0.57 0.57 0.57 0.57 0.57
Clothes Washer 0.81   0.87 0.87 0.87 0.87 0.87
Clothes Dryer 0.77   0.85 0.85 0.85 0.85 0.85
Range 0.99   1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00
Other Appliances1 9.71   16.13 16.36 16.37 16.88 17.16

Stock of Electric Appliances (thousands)
Refrigerator 2,877   4,183 4,232 4,287 4,367 4,409
Freezer 1,153   1,646 1,665 1,687 1,718 1,734
Dishwasher 1,110   1,932 1,954 1,980 2,016 2,036
Clothes Washer 2,073   2,942 2,976 3,014 3,070 3,100
Clothes Dryer 1,980   2,844 2,877 2,914 2,968 2,997
Range 2,485   3,275 3,313 3,356 3,418 3,451
Other Appliances1 24,867   54,286 55,722 56,472 59,286 60,872

Electric Appliances per Household by Appliance Type
Refrigerator 1.12   1.24 1.24 1.24 1.24 1.24
Freezer 0.45   0.49 0.49 0.49 0.49 0.49
Dishwasher 0.43   0.57 0.57 0.57 0.57 0.57
Clothes Washer 0.81   0.87 0.87 0.87 0.87 0.87
Clothes Dryer 0.77   0.85 0.85 0.85 0.85 0.85
Range 0.97   0.97 0.97 0.97 0.97 0.97
Other Appliances1 9.71   16.13 16.36 16.37 16.88 17.16

Stock of Natural Gas Appliances (thousands)
Clothes Dryer 2.0   0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Range 37.8   90.9 91.9 93.1 94.9 95.8

Natural Gas Appliances per Household by Appliance Type
Clothes Dryer 0.00   0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
Range 0.01   0.03 0.03 0.03 0.03 0.03

Footnotes:

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