11.2 - TELEVISION RECEIVER BOX
  Number of households by size of household
Two members Three members Four or more members Not stated
Households with a television analog/digital receiver box
Yes 3,013,085 A 1,531,965 A 2,383,503 A 590,720 A
No 1,085,697 A 438,962 A 569,099 A 106,669 M
Not stated 255,586 A 99,284 M 95,415 M U
Number of television analog/digital receiver boxes
One 1,642,060 A 691,242 A 884,555 A 337,355 M
Two 777,567 A 463,628 A 807,960 A U
Three 227,704 A 199,323 M 310,719 A U
Four or more 36,223 M 76,539 M 156,580 M U
Don't know U U U U
Not stated 549,689 A 165,582 M 293,576 M U
Type of television receiver box
Regular (analog) cable or satellite 532,988 A 256,396 A 302,613 A U
Digital cable or satellite 1,577,733 A 800,712 A 1,360,015 A 259,902 M
Personal Video Recorder (PVR) 317,145 A 149,780 M 281,196 A U
High Definition (HD) 907,808 A 459,312 A 673,306 A U
HD and PVR 664,467 A 491,334 A 665,993 A U
Age of the most frequently used television analog/digital receiver box
5 years or less 2,172,009 A 1,170,598 A 1,812,211 A 409,543 M
6 to 10 years 329,716 A 179,162 M 264,521 M U
11 years or more 43,565 M U U U
Don't know U U U U
Not stated 653,266 A 191,345 M 334,729 M 116,106 M
Use of the most frequently used television analog/digital receiver box in an average week
4 hours or less 324,102 A 114,017 M 127,037 M U
5 to 10 hours 600,776 A 254,821 A 524,711 A U
11 to 20 hours 537,142 A 275,218 A 386,387 A U
21 to 30 hours 346,628 A 249,191 M 405,780 A U
31 to 40 hours 337,344 A 205,931 A 251,302 A U
41 to 55 hours 173,050 M 106,113 M 126,898 M U
56 hours or more 208,795 A 143,009 A 206,898 M U
Don't know 105,657 M 81,260 M U U
Not stated 635,177 A 201,688 M 329,026 M 117,992 M
When the household turns off the television, do they turn off the television analog/digital receiver box?
Always 1,815,623 A 831,838 A 1,335,322 A 379,220 M
Sometimes 489,774 A 364,516 A 561,207 A U
Never 742,665 A 359,732 A 508,824 A U
Don't know 117,167 M U U U
Not stated 103,440 M U U U

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