DIY survey: confidence in selected DIY skills in Europe 2012-2014

Comparison in confidence in selected DIY tasks in Europe in 2012 and 2014

by Statista Research Department, last edited Jun 1, 2014
DIY survey: confidence in selected DIY skills in Europe 2012-2014 This statistic presents the share of Europeans who feel confident carrying out DIY and home improvement tasks themselves, comparing results between the 2012 and 2014 surveys for five selected skills. Landscaping the garden showed the biggest change with confidence levels rising from 16 percent in 2012 to 40 percent in 2014. Respondents were also more confident with insulation in 2014. 18 percent said they would be confident installing insulation themselves compared to 10 percent in 2012.
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Comparison in confidence in selected DIY tasks in Europe in 2012 and 2014

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20122014
Painting and decorating63%73%
Landscaping the garden16%40%
Carpeting and fllooring24%33%
Tiling19%24%
Installing insulation10%18%
20122014
Painting and decorating63%73%
Landscaping the garden16%40%
Carpeting and fllooring24%33%
Tiling19%24%
Installing insulation10%18%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Jun 1, 2014
This statistic presents the share of Europeans who feel confident carrying out DIY and home improvement tasks themselves, comparing results between the 2012 and 2014 surveys for five selected skills. Landscaping the garden showed the biggest change with confidence levels rising from 16 percent in 2012 to 40 percent in 2014. Respondents were also more confident with insulation in 2014. 18 percent said they would be confident installing insulation themselves compared to 10 percent in 2012.
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