Sub-national electricity consumption data

This page contains all sub-national electricity consumption data produced by BEIS.

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Please read the Methodology and guidance note before using the statistics. It contains details of the data sources and explains the methodology used to produce the statistics. It also provides information about tools and other related datasets.

The local authority level electricity consumption statistics include:

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

The MSOA and LSOA level electricity consumption datasets, and Northern Ireland electricity consumption statistics at local authority level are also accompanied by factsheets.

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


Summary reports

Local authority data


Postcode level data

Prepayment electric meter

  1. Electric prepayment meter statistics

Stacked electricity data

  1. Stacked electricity consumption statistics data

Analytical tools

Northern Ireland data

Published 27 June 2013
Last updated 19 December 2019 + show all updates
  1. Sub-national electricity and gas consumption summary report 2018 and postcode level data 2018 published.

  2. Sub-national domestic electricity consumption statistics in Northern Ireland added.

  3. Prepayment electric meter data added, and also Postcode level electricity statistics: (experimental) for 2016 and 2017.

  4. Sub-national electricity and gas consumption summary report 2017 and stacked data added.

  5. 2016 Sub national statistics published

  6. Postcode level electricity estimates: 2015 (experimental).

  7. Updated with 2015 data.

  8. Sub-national electricity and gas consumption summary report 2014 added

  9. Postcode level electricity estimates: 2013 (experimental) published today.

  10. First published.