Part A - Short definition:

Not applicable

Part B - Detailed definition:

Refers to rooms in a private dwelling that are designed mainly for sleeping purposes even if they are now used for other purposes, such as guest rooms and television rooms. Also included are rooms used as bedrooms now, even if they were not originally built as bedrooms, such as bedrooms in a finished basement.

Bedrooms exclude rooms designed for another use during the day such as dining rooms and living rooms even if they may be used for sleeping purposes at night. By definition, one-room private dwellings such as studio apartments have zero bedrooms.

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Reported for:

Private dwellings occupied by usual residents

Question number(s):

Direct variable: Question E4(b)


Range of values: 0 to 15


Not applicable

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