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Electricity Supplies

Volume 124: debated on Monday 14 December 1987

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45.

To ask the Secretary of State for Energy what has been the total number of households supplied with electricity in each year since 1975.

The electricity boards record the number of domestic customers, supplied in Great Britain as:

Millions
1975–7619·3
1976–7719·6
1977–7819·8
1978–7920·1
1979–8020·2
1980–8120·4
1981–8220·6
1982–8320·8
1983–8421·0
1984–8521·2
1985–8621·5
1986–8721·7

Source: Handbook of Electricity Supply Statistics SSEB and NOSHEB report and accounts.