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Smart meter statistics

Quarterly statistics on the roll-out of smart meters in Great Britain, covering meters operating and meters installed.

These quarterly updates on the smart meter roll-out in Great Britain report on the numbers operated and installed for:

  • smart meters in domestic properties
  • smart and advanced meters in smaller non-domestic sites

Data on large suppliers is updated each quarter, with an end-year update which includes details on the whole energy market.

If you have queries about these statistics please contact: smartmeter.stats@beis.gov.uk

Historical releases are available on request from BEIS.

2020 quarterly updates

2019 quarterly updates

2018 quarterly updates

2017 quarterly updates

2016 quarterly updates

Methodology note

Published 26 September 2013
Last updated 9 March 2021 + show all updates
  1. Smart Meters in GB, quarterly update December 2020 published.

  2. Smart Meters in GB, quarterly update September 2020 published.

  3. Smart Meters in GB, quarterly update June 2020 published.

  4. Smart Meters in GB, quarterly update March 2020 published.

  5. 2019 Q4 Smart Meters release data published.

  6. 2019 Q3 Smart Meters release data published.

  7. 2019 Q2 Smart Meter release data published.

  8. 2019 Q1 Smart Meter release data published.

  9. 2018 Q4 Smart Meter release data published.

  10. 2018 Q3 Smart Meter release data published.

  11. 2018 Q2 Smart Meter release data published.

  12. 2018 Q1 Smart Meter release data published

  13. Smart Meters quarter 4 2017 data and updated methodology note published.

  14. Smart Meters quarter 3 2017 data and updated methodology note published.

  15. Smart Meters quarter 2 2017 data and updated methodology note published.

  16. Latest quarterly report added to page.

  17. 4th quarter 2016 stats published

  18. Latest quarterly stats published.

  19. Statistical release and data: Smart Meters, Great Britain, Quarter 2 2016

  20. Quarter 1 2016 stats published

  21. 2015 Quarter 4 statistics published

  22. quarter 3 statistics published

  23. Quarter 2 statistics published today.

  24. Latest data published.

  25. Quarterly stats published today.

  26. Statistical release and data: Smart Meters, Great Britain, quarter 3 2014 added to the collection.

  27. Quarterly data published today.

  28. Quarter 1 smart meter statistics added to the collection.

  29. Q4 2013 statistics added to the collection.

  30. Statistics available for quarter 3, 2013.

  31. First published.