Table 1
Type of main heating equipment used, by province, 2011

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Type of main heating equipment used, by province, 2011
Table summary
This table displays the percentage of households using each type of main heating equipment by province for 2011. The row headers are comprised of the Canada total and each province. The column headers are comprised of each of type of heating equipment and an 'Other' category. The unit of measure is percentage of households. The table has a note which reads 'Included households whose main source of heat was supplied by the dwelling unit, who did not use a heat pump, or who used a heat pump that was not the main source of heat for their dwelling.' The table has an additional note which reads 'Figures may not add up to totals due to rounding.'
  Furnace Electric baseboards Boiler Heating stove Electric radiant heating Gas fireplace Other
  percent
Canada 57 27 5 4 4 1 E 2 E
Newfoundland and Labrador 22 E 56 E 10 E F F F
Prince Edward Island 37 E F 42 F F F F
Nova Scotia 33 16 E 24 16 E F F F
New Brunswick 16 48 E 15 E E F F
Quebec 14 66 E E E F F
Ontario 81 E E E F F E
Manitoba 77 17 E F F F F F
Saskatchewan 94 F F F F F F
Alberta 94 F F F F F F
British Columbia 52 28 E E E F F F
Note(s):
Includes households whose main source of heat was supplied by the dwelling unit, who did not use a heat pump, or who used a heat pump that was not the main source of heat for their dwelling.
Source(s):
Statistics Canada, Environmental Accounts and Statistics Division.
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