Disadvantages of smart homes in Italy 2018

This statistic shows the results of a survey asking owners of home automation systems about the disadvantages of having a smart house in Italy in December 2018. According to data, 51 percent of respondents declared that the high costs of the automation systems were the main disadvantage of a smart home, whereas 40 percent of interviewees considered the need to carry out renovation and installation works as the main drawback of choosing home automation. However, nine percent of automation system owners did not see any disadvantage in smart houses.

In your opinion, what are the disadvantages of smart homes?

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Release date

December 2018



Survey time period

December 13-16, 2018

Number of respondents

149 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Special properties

Owners of home automation systems

Method of interview

Omnibus survey

Supplementary notes

This question was phrased by the source as follows: "E quali sono gli svantaggi di una casa domotica? Seleziona tutte le risposte che ritieni opportune."
Multiple answers were possible.

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