14.1 - OUTDOOR EQUIPMENT
  Number of households by region Number of households by household income1
Manitoba / Saskatchewan Alberta British Columbia Less than $20,000
Household owned any recreational vehicles
Yes 201,681 A 258,727 A 369,497 M 61,176 M
No 640,788 A 1,004,249 A 1,246,737 A 727,029 A
Don't know U U
Not stated U U U
Household owned an all-terrain vehicle (ATV)
Yes 102,003 A 128,090 M 169,554 M U
No 740,467 A 1,134,885 A 1,446,681 A 747,785 A
Don't know U U
Not stated U U U
Household owned a snowmobile
Yes 70,691 A U U U
No 771,778 A 1,192,694 A 1,579,244 A 785,115 A
Don't know U U
Not stated U U U
Household owned a dirt bike or motocross motorcycle
Yes 38,078 M U U U
No 804,391 A 1,211,216 A 1,554,100 A 788,043 A
Don't know U 8,569 U
Not stated U U U
Household owned a personal watercraft (for example a Sea-Doo or Jet Ski)
Yes U U U U
No 824,452 A 1,241,053 A 1,599,578 A 780,274 A
Don't know U U
Not stated U U U
Household owned a motorboat
Yes 112,352 A 120,034 M 225,212 M U
No 730,118 A 1,142,942 A 1,391,022 A 771,889 A
Don't know U U
Not stated U U U
Household used a snow blower, lawn mower, grass trimmer, or leaf blower
Yes 572,969 A 1,004,784 A 862,433 A 250,310 A
No 44,519 M 47,237 M 284,216 M U
Not stated U U U U
Household used a lawn mower
Yes - any type of engine 539,543 A 957,534 A 800,951 A 230,575 A
Yes - gas engine 439,757 A 717,371 A 645,562 A 172,880 A
Yes - electric engine 71,926 M 148,409 M 96,187 M U
Yes - manual (push reel) U U U U
Yes - more than 1 type of engine U U U U
Did not use a lawn mower 59,244 M 83,831 M 324,100 M 83,611 M
Don't know
Not stated U U U U
Household used a grass trimmer
Yes - any type of engine 383,005 A 766,283 A 669,465 A 151,245 A
Yes - gas engine 162,644 A 270,228 A 357,005 M 60,629 M
Yes - electric engine 211,585 A 489,833 A 293,845 A 86,777 M
Yes - more than 1 type of engine U U U U
Did not use a grass trimmer 211,977 A 267,965 A 449,363 A 162,942 M
Don't know U U U
Not stated U U U U
Household used a leaf blower
Yes - any type of engine 138,120 A 195,031 A 225,012 M U
Yes - gas engine 28,839 M U U U
Yes - electric engine 109,281 A 137,960 M 120,337 M U
Yes - more than 1 type of engine U U
Did not use a leaf blower 459,811 A 845,159 A 899,522 A 288,880 A
Don't know U U U
Not stated U U U U
Household used a chain saw
Yes - any type of engine 195,568 A 233,405 A 237,164 A 44,391 M
Yes - gas engine 164,056 A 206,510 M 179,862 M 37,116 M
Yes - electric engine U U 41,559 M U
Yes - more than 1 type of engine U U U U
Did not use a chain saw 447,584 A 878,567 A 1,005,801 A 288,631 A
Don't know U
Not stated U U U U
Household used a snow blower
Yes - any type of engine 245,468 A 244,589 A 92,074 M 95,593 M
Yes - gas engine 231,415 A 217,289 A 87,474 M 80,155 M
Yes - electric engine U U U U
Yes - more than 1 type of engine U
Did not use a snow blower 398,290 A 868,449 A 1,150,891 A 237,430 A
Don't know U U
Not stated U U U U

Footnotes:

1 Does not include the "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