Sub-national electricity consumption data

This page contains all of the sub-national electricity consumption data that is produced by BEIS.

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It is strongly advised that users become familiar with the accompanying Methodology and guidance note, produced by BEIS before using any of the following statistics. This document contains extensive details of the data sources and methodology used in the creation of the statistics on this page. The guide also contains information regarding tools and other related datasets produced by BEIS.

Contained on this page are links to BEIS’s local authority level electricity consumption statistics. This includes:

  • the full dataset
  • a factsheet summarising the key points of the dataset
  • and the sub-national consumption analytical tool.

Also included are MSOA and LSOA level electricity consumption datasets along with Northern Ireland electricity consumption statistics at local authority level. Factsheets are also available for these datasets.

Previous editions of these statistics are available from The National Archive.


Summary reports

Local authority data


Postcode level data

Stacked electricity data

  1. Stacked electricity consumption statistics data

Analytical tools

Northern Ireland data

Published 27 June 2013
Last updated 20 December 2018 + show all updates
  1. Sub-national electricity and gas consumption summary report 2017 and stacked data added.
  2. 2016 Sub national statistics published
  3. Postcode level electricity estimates: 2015 (experimental).
  4. Updated with 2015 data.
  5. Sub-national electricity and gas consumption summary report 2014 added
  6. Postcode level electricity estimates: 2013 (experimental) published today.
  7. First published.