Area of the dwelling

Household Budget Survey / Households / 2017

The area used by the family is a wall-to-wall surface, not including internal staircases, columns, separating walls and surfaces that occupy the doors and windows, but including the surfaces occupied by the attic and the rooms in use in the basements.
Operational Definition
It will not include: area / space occupied by covered balconies (if they are not completely closed), part of the gardens equipped with tables and chairs, warehouses and garages.