11.1 - TELEVISION
  Number of households by region
Canada Atlantic Quebec Ontario
Households with a television
Yes 13,286,588 A 958,792 A 3,354,229 A 4,967,696 A
No 229,952 M U U U
Not stated 82,581 M U U U
Number of televisions
One 4,870,627 A 276,272 A 1,352,770 A 1,671,279 A
Two 4,425,876 A 368,106 A 1,182,675 A 1,643,342 A
Three 2,252,616 A 158,948 A 466,060 A 951,986 A
Four or more 1,332,612 A 119,807 A 247,893 M 597,921 A
Don't know U U U
Not stated 485,517 A 46,283 M 113,630 M 138,672 M
Type of televisions
Regular (tube) 4,395,559 A 372,741 A 1,128,698 A 1,685,466 A
Regular (tube) High Definition 1,644,918 A 127,329 A 423,063 A 634,761 A
Projection 475,144 A 38,280 M U 215,333 A
Direct Light Projection (DLP) 263,414 M U U 141,242 M
Liquid Crystal Display (LCD) 5,050,363 A 303,140 A 1,179,643 A 1,825,673 A
Plasma 2,657,385 A 206,061 A 659,017 A 1,031,915 A
Light emitting diodes (LED) 1,468,973 A 71,948 A 245,985 M 616,184 A
Age of the most frequently used television
5 years or less 8,730,469 A 620,877 A 2,054,702 A 3,158,663 A
6 to 10 years 2,723,636 A 169,183 A 733,217 A 1,166,658 A
11 to 15 years 676,701 A 56,585 M 176,829 M 290,258 A
16 years or more 254,338 A U 105,764 M 69,875 M
Don't know 166,835 M U U U
Not stated 817,190 A 87,771 M 219,501 M 283,332 A
Households with an ENERGY STAR® qualified television (most frequently used television)
Yes 6,395,608 A 460,612 A 1,567,857 A 2,372,200 A
No 2,108,903 A 133,001 A 610,331 A 771,256 A
Don't know 3,451,020 A 260,681 A 677,828 A 1,428,903 A
Not stated 1,413,637 A 115,517 A 508,539 A 430,841 A
Use of the most frequently used television in an average week
4 hours or less 1,625,261 A 94,617 A 388,126 A 721,230 A
5 to 10 hours 3,117,973 A 204,700 A 732,397 A 1,197,906 A
11 to 20 hours 2,367,479 A 163,689 A 622,635 A 763,424 A
21 to 30 hours 2,118,244 A 144,833 A 528,928 A 773,298 A
31 to 40 hours 1,604,306 A 124,544 A 390,549 A 605,737 A
41 to 55 hours 775,139 A 79,739 A 266,499 A 250,794 A
56 hours or more 801,494 A 79,107 A 206,385 M 325,783 A
Don't know 350,484 A U U 157,286 M
Not stated 608,790 A 50,413 M 144,299 M 207,741 A

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