Table 1
Canada's energy demand, 1990 to 2005

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  1990 1995 2000 2005 1990 1995 2000 2005
petajoules percent
Total refined petroleum products 2,885.7 2,960.2 3,282.8 3,588.4 37.8 35.7 35.8 37.6
Heavy fuel oil1 419.5 302.4 351.0 387.3 5.5 3.7 3.8 4.1
Natural gas 2,370.9 2,715.1 3,055.3 3,007.0 31.1 32.8 33.4 31.5
Primary electricity (hydro, nuclear, wind and tidal) 1,682.1 1,824.2 1,980.6 2,089.0 22.0 22.0 21.6 21.9
Other2 694.0 781.3 839.2 855.9 9.1 9.4 9.2 9.0
Total 7,632.7 8,280.8 9,157.9 9,540.2 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
1. Heavy fuel oil is also counted as part of refined petroleum products.
2. Other includes spent pulping liquor and solid wood waste. This data is found in catalogue number 57-003 (see below), but is not included in the CANSIM tables.
Data sources: Statistics Canada, n.d., CANSIM tables 128-0002 and 128-0009; Statistics Canada, 2007, Report on Energy Supply-demand in Canada, catalogue number 57-003.
Table source: Statistics Canada, 2007, EnviroStats, volume 1, number 2, "Heavy fuel oil consumption in Canada", catalogue number 16-002-XWE.