8.1 - THERMOSTATS
  Number of households by region
Manitoba / Saskatchewan Alberta British Columbia
Households with a thermostat
Yes 875,052 A 1,439,155 A 1,697,786 A
No U U U
Don't know U U
Not stated U U U
Households with a mechanical built-in unit thermostat
One U U U
Two or more U U U
None 233,283 A 538,373 A 327,611 M
Don't know U U U
Not stated 510,269 A 812,739 A 1,063,851 A
Households with a mechanical wall unit thermostat
One 245,397 A 642,892 A 369,029 A
Two or more 100,291 M 64,479 M 370,446 M
None 149,009 A 245,403 A 128,622 M
Don't know U U U
Not stated 325,163 A 476,718 A 830,834 A
Households with an electronic, non-programmable thermostat
One 73,404 M 69,428 M 78,445 M
Two or more U U U
None 256,704 A 506,850 A 320,646 M
Don't know U U U
Not stated 500,713 A 830,250 A 1,200,647 A
Households with an electronic, programmable thermostat
One 353,602 A 568,660 A 515,459 M
Two or more U 65,581 M 97,092 M
None 132,648 M 354,510 M 243,917 M
Don't know U U U
Not stated 318,815 A 438,793 A 842,998 A
Households with a main programmable thermostat
Yes 347,851 A 593,674 A 545,403 A
No 24,326 U U U
Don't know U U
Not stated U U U
Households with a main electronic, programmable thermostat that was programmed
Yes 297,499 A 510,535 A 522,851 A
No 48,946 M 83,139 M U
Don't know U
Not stated

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