3.9 - OTHER ENERGY INTENSITY PER HEATED AREA (EXCLUDING GARAGE)
  Gigajoules of other energy consumed per heated area (GJ/m2) by region
Canada Atlantic Quebec Ontario
Gigajoules per heated square metre 0.33 A 0.44 A 0.40 A 0.27 A
Type of dwelling
Single detached house 0.33 A 0.43 A 0.41 A 0.28 A
Double/row house 0.31 M 0.56 M U U
Low-rise apartment 0.38 M U U U
High-rise apartment U U
Mobile home 0.69 M U U
Don't know/not stated 0.24 M U U U
Dwelling construction date
Before 1950 0.39 A 0.53 A 0.44 A 0.34 M
1950 – 1969 0.39 A 0.41 A 0.54 A 0.23 A
1970 – 1979 0.39 A 0.44 A 0.44 A 0.40 M
1980 – 1989 0.25 A 0.41 A 0.40 A 0.14 M
1990 – 1999 0.29 A 0.43 A 0.31 M 0.28 M
2000 – 2011 0.25 M 0.38 A U U
Heated area of dwelling excluding garage
56 square metres or less (600 square feet or less) U U U U
56 to 93 square metres (601 to 1,000 square feet) 0.69 A 0.93 A U U
93 to 139 square metres (1,001 to 1,500 square feet) 0.69 A 0.64 A 0.83 M 0.63 M
139 to 186 square metres (1,501 to 2,000 square feet) 0.43 A 0.46 A 0.50 A 0.39 M
186 to 232 square metres (2,001 to 2,500 square feet) 0.40 A 0.42 A 0.43 A 0.50 A
232 or more square metres (2,501 or more square feet) 0.22 A 0.35 A 0.25 M 0.18 M
Occupation mode
Own 0.32 A 0.42 A 0.39 A 0.27 A
Rent 0.55 M 0.56 M U U
Number of people in the household
1 member 0.44 A 0.53 A 0.43 A 0.52 M
2 members 0.40 A 0.45 A 0.52 A 0.33 A
3 members 0.33 A 0.40 A 0.46 A 0.25 M
4 or more members 0.25 A 0.38 A 0.34 A 0.18 M
Not stated U U U U
Occupant demographics
Households with only 18 to 24 year old members U U U
Households with only 25 to 44 year old members 0.51 M U U U
Households with only 45 to 64 year old members 0.43 A 0.49 A 0.50 A 0.45 A
Households with only 65 + year old members 0.37 A 0.44 A 0.41 A 0.35 M
Households with adults and children 0 to 12 only 0.27 A 0.42 A 0.37 A U
Households with adults and teens 13 to 19 only 0.26 A 0.43 A 0.35 M 0.16 M
Households with adults and members 0 to 12 and 13 to 19 0.31 M 0.35 A U U
Other compositions 0.34 A 0.40 A 0.52 M 0.23 M
Not stated U U U U
Dwelling part of a condominium
Yes U U U U
No 0.38 M U U U
Valid skip 0.35 A 0.44 A 0.45 A 0.27 A
Don't know
Not stated 0.18 M U U U
Household income
Less than $20,000 0.50 A 0.64 A U U
$20,000 to less than $40,000 0.56 A 0.56 A 0.65 M 0.52 M
$40,000 to less than $60,000 0.42 A 0.51 A 0.45 A 0.37 M
$60,000 to less than $80,000 0.38 A 0.42 A 0.49 M 0.24 M
$80,000 to less than $100,000 0.34 A 0.44 A 0.47 A 0.24 A
$100,000 to less than $150,000 0.26 A 0.27 A 0.41 A 0.25 M
$150,000 and over 0.23 A 0.28 M 0.33 M 0.20 M
Not stated 0.25 A 0.43 A U 0.23 M
Highest level of education ever completed by any member of the household
0 to 8 years or some secondary 0.64 A 0.59 A U U
Grade 11 to 13, graduate 0.45 A 0.47 A 0.57 M 0.54 M
Some postsecondary or postsecondary certificate or diploma 0.38 A 0.48 A 0.45 A 0.26 M
University 0.27 A 0.36 A 0.37 A 0.20 A
Not stated 0.19 M U U U

Footnotes:

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