Data tables, 2016 Census

Structural Type of Dwelling (10), Tenure (4), Household size (8) and Number of Bedrooms (6) for Private Households of Canada, Provinces and Territories, Census Divisions and Census Subdivisions, 2016 Census - 25% Sample Data

About this variable: Structural type of dwelling (10)


Structural type of dwelling

'Structural type' refers to the structural characteristics and/or dwelling configuration, that is, whether the dwelling is a single-detached house, an apartment in a high-rise building, a row house, a mobile home, etc.


  1. Total - Structural type of dwelling
  2. Single-detached house
  3. Apartment in a building that has five or more storeys
  4. Other attached dwelling Footnote 4
  5. Semi-detached house
  6. Row house
  7. Apartment or flat in a duplex
  8. Apartment in a building that has fewer than five storeys
  9. Other single-attached house
  10. Movable dwelling Footnote 10


Footnote 4

The category 'Other attached-dwelling' is a subtotal of the following categories: semi-detached house, row house, apartment or flat in a duplex, apartment in a building that has fewer than five storeys and other single-attached house.

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Footnote 10

The category 'Movable dwelling' includes mobile homes and other movable dwellings such as houseboats, recreational vehicles and railroad cars.

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