Energy supplier switching by demographics in the United Kingdom (UK) 2014

This statistic shows the proportion of certain demographics to have switched, or considered switching energy suppliers in the United Kingdom (UK), in 2014. Those with no qualifications switched the least, and were the least likely to consider switching, with a combined 22 percent. People who are financially struggling were the most willing to switch overall.

Percentage of people who switched their energy supplier in the United Kingdom (UK), by demographics 2014

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Release date

February 2015


United Kingdom

Survey time period


Number of respondents

6,999 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Method of interview

Telephone interview

Supplementary notes

According to the source, two percent of the sample is not included within the above codes.

Base: Total = 6,999, Aged 65+ = 1,913, Social rent = 842, No qualifications = 901, Financially struggling = 2,586

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