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Table 3 Electricity use across typical household appliances

From: The smart meter and a smarter consumer: quantifying the benefits of smart meter implementation in the United States

Appliance/category Electricity use
Acitive appliances 28.42%
Cooking 2.32%
Lighting 15.37%
Color television & related 7.58%
Personal computers 3.16%
Passive appliances 54.32%
Space heating 5.89%
Space cooling 18.53%
Refrigeration 8.21%
Freezers 1.68%
Furnace fans and boiler circulation 2.74%
Other uses 17.26%
Time delay appliances 17.26%
Water heating 8.84%
Clothes dryers 5.68%
Clothes washers 0.63%
Dishwashers 2.11%
Total 100.00%