11.10 - COMPUTER PRINTER
  Number of households by region Number of households by size of household
Manitoba / Saskatchewan Alberta British Columbia One member
Households with a computer printer
Yes 593,135 A 1,130,153 A 1,429,170 A 1,538,130 A
No 142,897 M 196,925 M 308,569 M 626,795 A
Not stated 39,468 M U U 215,548 M
Number of computer printers
One 453,426 A 878,226 A 1,081,544 A 1,353,112 A
Two 68,838 M 116,602 M 178,025 M 81,167 M
Three or more U U U U
Don't know
Not stated 105,045 M 157,259 M 179,277 M 313,501 A
Age of the most frequently used computer printer
5 years or less 399,877 A 780,744 A 1,086,630 A 1,144,298 A
6 to 10 years 115,194 A 162,585 M 146,064 M 218,086 A
11 years or more U U U U
Don't know U U U
Not stated 114,403 M 182,027 M 184,511 M 326,023 A
Households with an ENERGY STAR® qualified computer printer (most frequently used computer printer)
Yes 198,009 A 405,502 A 566,317 A 439,871 A
No 94,171 A 142,674 M 206,422 M 334,100 M
Don't know 208,439 A 412,946 A 437,628 A 584,879 A
Not stated 131,984 A 199,721 A 231,933 M 394,828 A
Statement that best describes how the household uses their most frequently used computer printer
The printer is manually turned on when the computer is turned on and manually turned off when the computer is turned off 107,013 A 157,603 M 215,254 M 244,024 A
When using the computer, the printer is manually turned on only when needed and then manually turned off when not needed 288,827 A 541,490 A 662,202 A 852,127 A
The printer is on or in stand-by mode all the time (even if the computer is off) 202,131 A 424,610 A 514,079 A 436,559 A
Don't know U U U U
Not stated U U U 186,183 M

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