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Progress towards targets


Fuel Poverty

Households in Fuel Poverty

In 2014, the estimated level of fuel poverty remained similar to the revised 2013 estimate.  34.9% or around 845,000 households were fuel poor and 9.5% were living in extreme fuel poverty.  This compares to 35.8% or 860,000 households in 2013.

The most up-to-date data is available at Scottish House Condition Survey statistics for 2014 (published 15 December 2015).