Released: September, 2008
Table E10A. Fuel Oil Consumption (gallons) and Energy Intensities by End Use for All Buildings, 2003
  Total Fuel Oil Consumption
(million gallons)
Fuel Oil Energy Intensity
(gallons/square foot)
Total   Space Heating Water Heating Cook-
ing
Other Total   Space Heating Water Heating Cook-
ing
Other
All Buildings.......................... 1,644 1,429 131 Q 72 0.10 0.09 0.01 Q (*)
Building Floorspace
(Square Feet)
1,001 to 5,000 ......................... 249 228 Q (*) Q 0.41 0.38 Q (*) Q
5,001 to 10,000 ....................... 262 237 Q 1 Q 0.36 0.32 Q (*) Q
10,001 to 25,000 ..................... 201 179 11 (*) Q 0.19 0.17 0.01 (*) Q
25,001 to 50,000 ..................... 124 115 Q (*) 4 0.14 0.13 Q (*) (*)
50,001 to 100,000 ................... 209 188 10 Q 7 0.11 0.10 0.01 Q (*)
100,001 to 200,000 ................. 270 250 Q Q 10 0.09 0.08 Q Q (*)
200,001 to 500,000 ................. 258 183 Q Q 11 0.08 0.05 0.02 Q (*)
Over 500,000 .......................... 72 Q Q Q 15 0.02 Q Q Q (*)
Principal Building Activity
Education ................................ 342 322 11 Q Q 0.18 0.17 0.01 Q (*)
Food Sales .............................. Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q
Food Service .......................... Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q
Health Care ............................. 76 45 11 Q 18 0.04 0.02 0.01 Q 0.01
  Inpatient ................................ 65 35 11 Q 17 0.04 0.02 0.01 Q 0.01
  Outpatient ............................. Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q
Lodging ................................... 255 177 Q 3 5 0.12 0.08 Q (*) (*)
Mercantile ............................... 155 Q Q (*) Q Q Q Q Q Q
  Retail (Other Than Mall) ........ Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q
  Enclosed and Strip Malls ....... Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q
Office ...................................... 126 112 Q Q 11 0.03 0.03 Q Q (*)
Public Assembly ..................... 208 201 Q (*) Q 0.22 0.21 Q (*) Q
Public Order and Safety ......... 57 41 Q (*) Q Q Q Q Q Q
Religious Worship ................... 130 129 Q (*) Q 0.29 0.28 Q (*) Q
Service ................................... Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q
Warehouse and Storage ........ 66 Q Q 1 Q 0.05 0.05 Q (*) Q
Other ....................................... Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q
Vacant .................................... Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q
Year Constructed
Before 1920 ............................ 273 253 Q 2 Q 0.28 0.26 Q (*) Q
1920 to 1945 ........................... 396 325 68 Q 2 0.20 0.16 0.03 Q (*)
1946 to 1959 ........................... 347 323 Q 1 Q 0.16 0.15 Q (*) Q
1960 to 1969 ........................... Q Q Q Q Q 0.16 0.14 Q Q (*)
1970 to 1979 ........................... 164 139 10 Q 14 0.07 0.06 (*) Q 0.01
1980 to 1989 ........................... 87 67 5 Q 15 0.03 0.02 (*) Q (*)
1990 to 1999 ........................... 65 46 Q Q 15 0.03 0.02 Q Q 0.01
2000 to 2003 ........................... Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q
Census Region and Division
Northeast ................................ 1,302 1,153 111 Q 30 0.20 0.18 0.02 Q (*)
  New England ........................ 531 490 35 1 4 0.30 0.28 0.02 (*) Q
  Middle Atlantic ....................... 771 663 Q Q 26 0.16 0.14 Q Q 0.01
Midwest .................................. 172 Q 4 Q 10 0.06 0.05 (*) Q (*)
  East North Central ................. Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q
  West North Central ............... Q Q Q Q Q 0.10 0.09 (*) (*) Q
South ...................................... 107 73 Q Q 25 0.02 0.02 Q Q 0.01
  South Atlantic ....................... 96 69 Q Q 21 0.03 0.02 Q Q 0.01
  East South Central ................ 7 3 (*) 2 1 0.02 0.01 (*) 0.01 (*)
  West South Central ............... 5 1 Q (*) 3 (*) (*) Q (*) (*)
West ....................................... 64 Q Q Q 7 Q Q Q Q (*)
  Mountain ............................... Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q
  Pacific ................................... 29 15 Q (*) 5 0.02 0.01 Q (*) (*)
Climate Zone: 30-Year Average
Under 2,000 CDD and --
  More than 7,000 HDD ............ 452 425 13 Q 13 0.17 0.16 (*) Q (*)
  5,500-7,000 HDD .................. 485 438 32 Q 14 0.11 0.10 0.01 Q (*)
  4,000-5,499 HDD .................. 655 547 Q Q 26 0.13 0.11 Q Q 0.01
  Fewer than 4,000 HDD ......... 44 17 Q Q 16 0.02 0.01 Q Q 0.01
2,000 CDD or More and --
  Fewer than 4,000 HDD ......... 7 Q Q (*) 4 (*) (*) Q (*) (*)
Number of Establishments
One ......................................... 1,318 1,160 99 Q 50 0.14 0.13 0.01 Q 0.01
2 to 5 ....................................... 221 184 21 (*) 16 0.08 0.07 0.01 (*) 0.01
6 to 10 ..................................... 48 40 Q Q 2 0.07 0.06 Q Q (*)
11 to 20 ................................... Q Q Q Q Q 0.02 Q Q (*) Q
More than 20 ........................... Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q
Currently Unoccupied ............. Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q
Energy Sources (more than
one may apply)
Electricity ................................ 1,642 1,428 131 Q 72 0.10 0.09 0.01 Q (*)
Natural Gas ............................. 727 602 73 Q 48 0.06 0.05 0.01 Q (*)
Fuel Oil .................................... 1,644 1,429 131 Q 72 0.10 0.09 0.01 Q (*)
District Heat ............................ 10 Q Q Q 6 0.01 Q Q Q (*)
Energy End Uses (more than
one may apply)
Buildings with Space Heating . 1,619 1,429 111 Q 69 0.10 0.09 0.01 Q (*)
Buildings with Cooling ............. 1,303 1,120 107 Q 65 0.09 0.07 0.01 Q (*)
Buildings with Water Heating .. 1,575 1,365 131 Q 67 0.10 0.09 0.01 Q (*)
Annual Consumption
(gallons)
1,000 or Less ......................... 98 75 Q Q 20 0.01 0.01 Q Q (*)
1,001 to 5,000 ......................... 323 281 Q Q 22 0.10 0.09 Q Q 0.01
5,001 to 10,000 ....................... 210 178 Q (*) Q 0.22 0.19 Q (*) 0.01
10,001 to 25,000 ..................... 221 211 3 1 7 0.22 0.21 (*) (*) 0.01
Over 25,000 ............................ 792 685 83 Q 15 0.36 0.31 0.04 Q 0.01
                     
See "Guide to the Tables" or "Glossary" for further explanations of the terms used in this table. Both can be accessed from the CBECS web site - http://www.eia.gov/consumption/commercial/.
(*)=Value rounds to zero in the units displayed.
Q=Data withheld because fewer than 20 buildings were sampled.
Note: Due to rounding, data may not sum to totals.
Source: Energy Information Administration, Office of Energy Markets and End Use, Form EIA-871A, C, and E of the 2003 Commercial Buildings Energy Consumption Survey.