Perceived energy consumption at home and in school/the office in Britain in 2014

In each of the following locations, which uses the most energy?

by Statista Research Department, last edited Sep 11, 2014
Perceived energy consumption at home and in school/the office in Britain in 2014 This statistic shows how adults felt the energy consumption distributed between heating, lighting and power use at home or at school/the office in Great Britain in 2014. 42 percent of respondents said they believed heating the space and water used the most energy at home. Almost a third of those surveyed said they believed the lighting used up a substantial amount of energy at school/the office, whereas only 7 percent considered the lighting used up a lot of energy at home.
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In each of the following locations, which uses the most energy?

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School or officeHome
Space and water heating38%42%
Lighting30%7%
Power for electrical equipment and appliances, excluding ovens, microwaves and hobs27%27%
Cooking (i.e. ovenc, microwaves and hobs)4%24%
School or officeHome
Space and water heating38%42%
Lighting30%7%
Power for electrical equipment and appliances, excluding ovens, microwaves and hobs27%27%
Cooking (i.e. ovenc, microwaves and hobs)4%24%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Sep 11, 2014
This statistic shows how adults felt the energy consumption distributed between heating, lighting and power use at home or at school/the office in Great Britain in 2014. 42 percent of respondents said they believed heating the space and water used the most energy at home. Almost a third of those surveyed said they believed the lighting used up a substantial amount of energy at school/the office, whereas only 7 percent considered the lighting used up a lot of energy at home.
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