Domestic energy prices: data sources and methodology

Document showing the data sources and methodologies used to produce domestic energy price statistics.


Domestic energy prices: data sources and methodology

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Domestic price statistics provide important information for monitoring the energy market. They are used to measure the rises and falls in gas and electricity prices and the effect this has on domestic energy bills, including effects on prices from any changes to competition within the market.

Published 17 May 2012
Last updated 28 September 2017 + show all updates
  1. Updated along with publication of September QEP
  2. Updated methodology note published.
  3. New version of methodology guidance published
  4. Updated methodology note
  5. Updated Domestic Energy Prices methodology note
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