Appendix table 1. Energy consumption in households 2008-2012, GWh

  2008       2009       2010       2011       2012      
Heating of residential buildings 50,984 54,435 60,963 52,989 58,600
Residential buildings proper, total 48,475 51,782 58,068 50,401 55,805
- Detached houses 28,319 30,576 34,893 30,205 33,724
- Terraced houses 5,250 5,511 5,991 5,289 5,773
- Blocks of flats 14,906 15,695 17,184 14,907 16,308
Free-time residential buildings 2,509 2,653 2,895 2,588 2,795
Household appliances 1) 8,582 8,610 8,326 8,221 8,082
- Lighting 3,037 2,866 2,654 2,590 2,538
- Cooking 712 713 711 701 694
- Other electrical equipment 4,833 5,031 4,961 4,930 4,850
Housing, total 59,566 63,045 69,289 61,210 66,682
Of heating of residential buildings
- Heating of saunas 2,853 2,870 2,880 2,871 2,895
- Heating of domestic water 9,418 9,474 9,522 9,584 9,658
1) Apart from electricity consumption, consumption of household appliances includes use of natural gas in cookers.

Source: Energy consumption in households 2012, Statistics Finland

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Updated 13.11.2013

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Energy consumption in households [e-publication].
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