Gigajoules of other energy consumed per heated area (GJ/m^{2}) by region |
Gigajoules of other energy consumed per heated area (GJ/m^{2}) by type of dwelling^{1} | |||||||
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Manitoba / Saskatchewan | Alberta | British Columbia | Single detached houses | |||||

Gigajoules per heated square metre | 0.22 | M | 0.14 | M | 0.24 | A | 0.33 | A |

Type of dwelling | ||||||||

Single detached house | 0.23 | M | 0.14 | M | 0.22 | A | ||

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 | 0.39 | A |

1950 – 1969 | – | U | – | U | 0.26 | A | 0.40 | A |

1970 – 1979 | – | U | – | U | – | U | 0.39 | A |

1980 – 1989 | – | U | – | U | 0.26 | M | 0.26 | A |

1990 – 1999 | – | U | – | U | – | U | 0.29 | A |

2000 – 2011 | – | U | – | U | – | U | 0.25 | 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 | 0.93 | M |

93 to 139 square metres (1,001 to 1,500 square feet) | – | U | – | U | – | U | 0.77 | A |

139 to 186 square metres (1,501 to 2,000 square feet) | – | U | – | U | 0.29 | M | 0.46 | A |

186 to 232 square metres (2,001 to 2,500 square feet) | 0.30 | M | – | U | – | U | 0.41 | A |

232 or more square metres (2,501 or more square feet) | 0.12 | M | 0.07 | M | 0.16 | A | 0.22 | A |

Occupation mode | ||||||||

Own | 0.22 | M | 0.14 | M | 0.22 | A | 0.33 | A |

Rent | – | U | – | U | – | U | 0.61 | M |

Number of people in the household | ||||||||

1 member | – | U | – | U | 0.33 | M | 0.46 | A |

2 members | 0.14 | M | 0.26 | M | 0.22 | A | 0.40 | A |

3 members | – | U | – | U | – | U | 0.35 | A |

4 or more members | – | U | – | U | – | U | 0.24 | A |

Not stated | – | U | – | U | – | U | – | U |

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 | 0.30 | M | 0.44 | A |

Households with only 65 + year old members | – | U | – | U | 0.20 | M | 0.37 | A |

Households with adults and children 0 to 12 only | – | U | – | U | – | U | 0.27 | A |

Households with adults and teens 13 to 19 only | – | U | – | U | – | U | 0.25 | A |

Households with adults and members 0 to 12 and 13 to 19 | – | U | – | U | – | U | 0.31 | M |

Other compositions | – | U | – | U | 0.24 | M | 0.35 | A |

Not stated | – | U | – | U | – | U | – | U |

Dwelling part of a condominium | ||||||||

Yes | – | – | – | U | – | U | – | – |

No | – | U | – | – | – | U | – | – |

Valid skip | 0.24 | M | 0.15 | M | 0.24 | A | 0.35 | A |

Don't know | – | – | – | – | – | – | – | – |

Not stated | – | U | – | U | – | U | – | U |

Household income | ||||||||

Less than $20,000 | – | U | – | U | – | U | 0.53 | A |

$20,000 to less than $40,000 | – | U | – | U | – | U | 0.54 | A |

$40,000 to less than $60,000 | – | U | – | U | – | U | 0.43 | A |

$60,000 to less than $80,000 | – | U | – | U | 0.25 | M | 0.39 | A |

$80,000 to less than $100,000 | – | U | – | U | – | U | 0.36 | A |

$100,000 to less than $150,000 | – | U | – | U | – | U | 0.27 | A |

$150,000 and over | – | U | – | U | – | U | 0.23 | A |

Not stated | – | U | – | U | – | U | 0.25 | A |

Highest level of education ever completed by any member of the household | ||||||||

0 to 8 years or some secondary | – | U | – | U | – | U | 0.66 | M |

Grade 11 to 13, graduate | – | U | – | U | – | U | 0.45 | A |

Some postsecondary or postsecondary certificate or diploma | 0.22 | M | – | U | 0.23 | M | 0.38 | A |

University | – | U | 0.18 | M | 0.22 | A | 0.27 | A |

Not stated | – | U | – | U | – | U | – | U |

^{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*