"gathering winter fuel"

Wenceslas

The 2016 Annual Report on Fuel Poverty shows that in 2014, (the latest official data), the number of households in fuel poverty in England was estimated at 2.38 million, representing approximately 10.6 per cent of all English households. This is an increase from 2.35 million households in 2013,  (a change of around 1.4 per cent).

The South West once again is at the bottom of the list with 12.1% of all houeholds in fuel poverty

Single parents have consistently been the highest proportion of households in fuel poverty since 2003 when statistics on fuel povety began, currently 22.3% of households.

Devon's Statistics are:-        



2016
Regional Stats
East Devon
Exeter
Mid Devon
North Devon
Plymouth
Teignbridge
Torbay
Torridge
West Devon
11.3%
12.3%
14.4%
13.9%
12.8%
11.7%
11.6%
15.0%
15.2%


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