Table F-3. Building characteristics and energy use by region and hours of operation
Region Hours of operation Energy use Energy intensity
(PJ) Q.I. (GJ/m2) Q.I.
Atlantic Total 72.0 A 1.03 A
36 or less 1.9 B 0.66 A
37 to 48 11.4 A 0.76 A
49 to 72 9.3 A 0.77 A
73 to 96 8.7 B 0.88 A
97 to 120 8.6 B 1.49 A
121 to 168 32.0 C 1.32 A
Quebec Total 157.4 A 0.89 A
36 or less 6.7 C 0.95 A
37 to 48 27.3 C 0.96 B
49 to 72 47.2 C 0.72 A
73 to 96 21.1 A 1.03 A
97 to 120 13.5 B 0.97 A
121 to 168 41.5 A 1.01 A
Ontario Total 316.9 A 1.14 A
36 or less 10.6 B 0.92 A
37 to 48 41.9 B 0.78 A
49 to 72 69.7 A 0.87 A
73 to 96 50.9 A 1.33 A
97 to 120 40.4 C 1.76 A
121 to 168 103.3 A 1.46 A
Prairies Total 210.9 A 1.35 A
36 or less 5.4 B 0.79 B
37 to 48 37.3 A 1.01 A
49 to 72 56.3 A 1.21 A
73 to 96 33.2 C 1.44 B
97 to 120 29.3 B 2.51 A
121 to 168 49.4 B 1.58 A
British Columbia Total 85.1 B 0.99 A
36 or less 2.2 B 0.66 A
37 to 48 F 0.75 B
49 to 72 24.4 B 0.82 A
73 to 96 15.3 B 0.87 A
97 to 120 F 1.55 C
121 to 168 F 1.52 C
Canada Total 842.2 A 1.10 A
36 or less 26.8 A 0.84 A
37 to 48 128.4 A 0.87 A
49 to 72 207.0 A 0.88 A
73 to 96 129.2 A 1.18 A
97 to 120 104.5 A 1.67 A
121 to 168 246.3 A 1.37 A

Note:

Due to rounding, numbers may not add up to the total shown, and some numbers may differ from one table to the next.

Legend:

Quality indicators (Q.I.) classify each estimate according to its quality as follows: A–Excellent, B–Good, C–Acceptable, D–Use with caution, F–Too unreliable to be published and X–suppressed due to confidentiality.