Energy Consumption in the UK

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‘Energy Consumption in the United Kingdom’ (ECUK) is an annual statistical publication that provides a comprehensive review of energy consumption and changes in intensity and output since the 1970s, with a particular focus on trends since 2000.

ECUK covers five key themes:

  • Chapter 1: Overall energy consumption in the UK
  • Chapter 2: Energy intensity by sector
  • Chapter 3: Primary energy consumption
  • Chapter 4: End uses
  • Chapter 5: Electrical products consumption and stock

The publication includes a commentary covering the five themes and also associated Excel workbooks containing the methodology and data used in the analyses.


  1. Energy consumption in the UK
  2. Energy Consumption in the UK: Archive
Published 25 July 2013
Last updated 7 September 2016 + show all updates
  1. Archive page added.

  2. Energy Trends June 2015 article, Energy Consumption in the United Kingdom: publication of data, added.

  3. First published.