Primary Rental Market
% Change of Average Rent

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Canada — % Change of Average Rents by Bedroom Type by Provinces

  Bachelor 1 Bedroom 2 Bedroom 3 Bedroom + Total
Canada 4.5 a 3.9 a 3.5 a 3.9 c 3.7 a
Newfoundland and Labrador 1.6 a 0.8 a 1.3 a 4.2 d 1.2 a
Prince Edward Island ++ 3.6 c 3.1 c 2.4 b 3.1 b
Nova Scotia 5.1 b 4.1 b 3.9 a 3.4 d 3.9 a
New Brunswick 2.8 c 3.6 b 3.6 a 2.1 c 3.7 a
Quebec 5.0 a 4.1 a 3.3 a 2.6 a 3.7 a
Ontario 5.2 b 5.0 a 4.9 a 6.4 c 4.9 a
Manitoba 3.3 b 2.9 a 2.9 a 1.7 b 2.9 a
Saskatchewan 1.4 a 1.0 a 1.1 a 0.8 a 1.0 a
Alberta ++ ++ 0.1 b ++ ++
British Columbia 3.7 b 2.4 a 2.1 a 1.3 a 2.5 a
Northwest Territories 1.6 b ++ ++ ++ ++
Notes:
  • The following letter codes are used to indicate the reliability of the estimates: a - Excellent, b- Very good, c - Good, d - Fair (Use with Caution)
  • ** Data suppressed to protect confidentiality or data not statistically reliable
  • ++ Change in rent is not statistically significant. This means that the change in rent is not statistically different than zero (0). (Applies only to % Change of Average Rent Tables).
  • - No units exist in the universe for this category
  • n/a: Not applicable
  • Percentage (%) change of average rent is from a fixed sample (existing structures only). This is a measure that estimates rent level movement. The estimate is based on structures that were common to the survey sample for both the previous year and the current year.