3.8 - OTHER ENERGY CONSUMPTION BY HOUSEHOLDS
  Gigajoules of other energy consumed by households (GJ) by region Gigajoules of other energy consumed by households (GJ) by type of dwelling1
Manitoba / Saskatchewan Alberta British Columbia Single detached houses
Gigajoules 4,022,815 M 6,422,264 M 12,332,232 M 206,445,953 A
Type of dwelling
Single detached house 3,295,068 M 6,055,819 M 10,096,406 M    
Double/row house U U U    
Low-rise apartment U U    
High-rise apartment    
Mobile home U U U    
Don't know/not stated U U    
Dwelling construction date
Before 1950 U U U 39,186,815 A
1950 – 1969 U U 3,242,174 M 40,863,355 A
1970 – 1979 U U U 50,393,767 A
1980 – 1989 U U U 32,122,900 A
1990 – 1999 U U U 24,723,808 A
2000 – 2011 U U U 19,155,309 M
Heated area of dwelling excluding garage
56 square metres or less (600 square feet or less) U U U
56 to 93 square metres (601 to 1,000 square feet) U U U 5,469,083 M
93 to 139 square metres (1,001 to 1,500 square feet) U U U 24,912,371 M
139 to 186 square metres (1,501 to 2,000 square feet) U U 3,546,399 M 43,512,940 A
186 to 232 square metres (2,001 to 2,500 square feet) U U U 56,013,021 A
232 or more square metres (2,501 or more square feet) U U 3,870,384 M 76,017,228 A
Occupation mode
Own 3,901,250 M 6,334,043 M 10,554,578 M 195,935,420 A
Rent U U U U
Number of people in the household
1 member U U U 28,598,566 M
2 members 844,773 M U 4,544,873 M 90,158,172 A
3 members U U U 33,558,384 A
4 or more members U U U 48,494,483 A
Not stated U U U 5,636,349 M
Occupant demographics
Households with only 18 to 24 year old members
Households with only 25 to 44 year old members U U U
Households with only 45 to 64 year old members U U 3,923,652 M 58,323,633 A
Households with only 65 + year old members U U 1,830,322 M 30,469,031 A
Households with adults and children 0 to 12 only U U U 27,211,375 A
Households with adults and teens 13 to 19 only U U U 23,249,934 A
Households with adults and members 0 to 12 and 13 to 19 U U U 12,644,876 M
Other compositions U U 1,837,863 M 40,443,255 A
Not stated U U U 5,636,349 M
Dwelling part of a condominium
Yes U U
No U U
Valid skip 3,586,166 M 6,028,011 M 11,644,152 M 201,161,985 A
Don't know
Not stated U U U 5,283,968 M
Household income
Less than $20,000 U U U 6,897,121 M
$20,000 to less than $40,000 U U U 30,569,156 M
$40,000 to less than $60,000 U U U 34,373,149 A
$60,000 to less than $80,000 U U 2,047,259 M 31,832,102 A
$80,000 to less than $100,000 U U U 19,903,859 A
$100,000 to less than $150,000 U U U 26,841,553 A
$150,000 and over U U U 17,358,208 M
Not stated U U U 38,670,804 A
Highest level of education ever completed by any member of the household
0 to 8 years or some secondary U U U 21,544,554 M
Grade 11 to 13, graduate U U U 28,228,125 A
Some postsecondary or postsecondary certificate or diploma 1,044,823 M U 2,782,955 M 67,862,109 A
University U U 7,148,729 M 80,665,680 A
Not stated U U U 8,145,485 M

Footnotes:

1 Does not include the "Don't know/not stated" category.

Note:

Due to rounding, the numbers may not add up and may differ slightly among tables.

Legend:

The letter beside each estimate classifies its quality as follows: A–Acceptable, M–Use with caution, U–Too unreliable to be published.

Source:

2011 Survey of Household Energy Use