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Number of Natural Gas Consumers
Area: Period:
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Data Series Area
2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 View
History
Residential
             
Number of Consumers
3,153,895 3,161,033 3,180,349 3,192,807 3,213,910 3,240,462 1987-2016
Sales
2,946,507 2,939,693 2,950,315 2,985,315 3,016,548 3,044,473 1997-2016
Transported
207,388 221,340 230,034 207,492 197,362 195,989 1997-2016
Commercial
             
Number of Consumers
249,456 249,994 250,994 253,127 254,484 256,368 1987-2016
Sales
213,995 212,411 213,532 219,240 222,427 225,276 1998-2016
Transported
35,461 37,583 37,462 33,887 32,057 31,092 1998-2016
Average Consumption per Consumer (Thousand Cubic Ft.)
656 578 683 736 662 619 1967-2016
Industrial
             
Number of Consumers
9,088 8,833 8,497 8,156 7,761 7,652 1987-2016
Sales
7,759 7,406 6,967 6,712 6,305 6,125 1998-2016
Transported
1,329 1,427 1,530 1,444 1,456 1,527 1998-2016
Average Consumption per Consumer (Thousand Cubic Ft.)
16,624 17,954 20,105 22,171 22,058 22,479 1973-2016
- = No Data Reported;  -- = Not Applicable;  NA = Not Available;  W = Withheld to avoid disclosure of individual company data.
Notes: Sales consumers buy their gas from the company that delivered it to them. Transported consumers buy their gas from a company other than the one that delivered it to them.

Beginning in 1996, consumption of natural gas for agricultural use was classified as industrial use. In 1995 and earlier years, agricultural use was classified as commercial use.  See Definitions, Sources, and Notes link above for more information on this table.
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