Share of households with dishwashers, washers and dryers
Dishwashers, washing machines and dryers are three of the major appliances in this category. Washing machines are all but ubiquitous in the United Kingdom, with 98 percent of households owning one as of 2018. Dryers are in far fewer households, with just 58 percent of households opting to own a tumble dryer. Households with children are the most likely to own a washing machine, with several household compositions involving children achieving a 100 percent ownership rate. 49 percent of households own a dishwasher as of 2018.
Small domestic appliance revenue
During the first quarter of 2019, revenue from the sale of small domestic appliances in the UK amounted to 564 million British pounds. Small domestic appliances include household appliances such as toasters, coffee makers, food processors, and other table-top or counter-top electric goods.