Importance of air conditioning: cooling degree days in selected cities

Importance of air conditioning in selected cities as of 2012, based on cooling degree day index*

by Statista Research Department, last edited Aug 18, 2012
Importance of air conditioning: cooling degree days in selected cities This statistic represents the importance of air conditioning in selected cities as of 2012, based on annual cooling days. According to the source, these figures refer to an index that measures (but not in actual days) the need for air-conditioning in large urban areas. With an index score of 837, Los Angeles was among the cities with a lower need for air conditioning.
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Importance of air conditioning in selected cities as of 2012, based on cooling degree day index*

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Index score
Chennai
(India)
3,954
Bangkok
(Thailand)
3,884
Ho Chi Minh City
(Vietnam)
3,745
Ahmedabad
(India)
3,514
Manila
(Philippines)
3,438
Jakarta
(Indonesia)
3,390
Mumbai
(India)
3,386
Hyderabad
(India)
3,221
Kolkata
(India)
3,211
Karachi
(Pakistan)
3,136
New Delhi
(India)
2,881
Lagos
(Nigeria)
2,653
Dhaka
(Bangladesh)
2,560
Miami
(U.S.)
2,423
Rio de Jeneiro
(Brazil)
2,401
Bangalore
(India)
2,280
Baghdad
(Iraq)
2,142
Hong Kong
(China)
2,107
Shenzhen
(China)
2,107
Kinashasa
(Democratic Republic of Congo)
2,098
Guangzhou
(China)
2,072
Cairo
(Egypt)
1,833
Belo Horizonte
(Brazil)
1,654
Lahore
(Pakistan)
1,309
Tehran
(Iran)
1,282
Wuhan
(China)
1,277
Chongqing
(China)
1,189
Sao Paulo
(Brazil)
1,187
Osaka
(Japan)
1,180
Shanghai
(China)
1,129
Tianjin
(China)
965
Tokyo
(Japan)
938
Lima
(Peru)
906
Beijing
(China)
840
Los Angeles
(U.S.)
837
Madrid
(Spain)
805
Seoul
(South Korea)
746
Philadelphia
(U.S.)
686
New York
(U.S.)
639
Index score
Chennai
(India)
3,954
Bangkok
(Thailand)
3,884
Ho Chi Minh City
(Vietnam)
3,745
Ahmedabad
(India)
3,514
Manila
(Philippines)
3,438
Jakarta
(Indonesia)
3,390
Mumbai
(India)
3,386
Hyderabad
(India)
3,221
Kolkata
(India)
3,211
Karachi
(Pakistan)
3,136
New Delhi
(India)
2,881
Lagos
(Nigeria)
2,653
Dhaka
(Bangladesh)
2,560
Miami
(U.S.)
2,423
Rio de Jeneiro
(Brazil)
2,401
Bangalore
(India)
2,280
Baghdad
(Iraq)
2,142
Hong Kong
(China)
2,107
Shenzhen
(China)
2,107
Kinashasa
(Democratic Republic of Congo)
2,098
Guangzhou
(China)
2,072
Cairo
(Egypt)
1,833
Belo Horizonte
(Brazil)
1,654
Lahore
(Pakistan)
1,309
Tehran
(Iran)
1,282
Wuhan
(China)
1,277
Chongqing
(China)
1,189
Sao Paulo
(Brazil)
1,187
Osaka
(Japan)
1,180
Shanghai
(China)
1,129
Tianjin
(China)
965
Tokyo
(Japan)
938
Lima
(Peru)
906
Beijing
(China)
840
Los Angeles
(U.S.)
837
Madrid
(Spain)
805
Seoul
(South Korea)
746
Philadelphia
(U.S.)
686
New York
(U.S.)
639
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Aug 18, 2012
This statistic represents the importance of air conditioning in selected cities as of 2012, based on annual cooling days. According to the source, these figures refer to an index that measures (but not in actual days) the need for air-conditioning in large urban areas. With an index score of 837, Los Angeles was among the cities with a lower need for air conditioning.
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