C2.1 Electricity

Survey Data

Percentage of housesTotal houses surveyedChange since 2006
Electricity available97%77132%
Electric powered hot water system46%7703-5%
Solar powered hot water system (most systems have electric boosters that use high amount of electricity)47%77037%
Heat pump hot water system (uses small amount of electricity)1%77031%
Electric cooktop installed72%76500
Reverse cycle refrigerated air non-ducted cooling system23%771413%
Reverse cycle refrigerated air ducted cooling system8%77144%
Plug in electric heaters5%77120%
Incandescent lights40%7701-10%