Likelihood of energy consumers in the United Kingdom (UK) to shop around 2014

This statistic shows the attitude of energy consumers to shopping around for energy deals in the United Kingdom (UK), in 2014. It shows that just four percent of consumers don't tend to stay with brands they like. Most respondents report that they consider the effect on the environment when choosing an energy supplier.

Consumer attitudes to shopping around for energy deals in the United Kingdom (UK) 2014

Agree stronglyTend to agreeNeither/NorTend to disagreeDisagree stronly
I like to shop around for the best deals44%35%8%8%3%
I stick with brands I like38%38%8%11%4%
I consider the effect on the environment when making decisions24%37%15%15%7%
Financially things are a bit of struggle for me at the moment19%20%15%23%21%
I don't have time to spend shopping around for the very best deals16%25%10%27%20%
I often make decisions on impulse12%15%9%29%34%
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Source

Release date

February 2015

Region

United Kingdom

Survey time period

2014

Number of respondents

6,999 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Method of interview

Telephone interview

Supplementary notes

Originally asked as: "I am going to read out a number of statements, and I'd like you to tell me how much you agree or disagree with each using the following scale?"

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