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Number of Natural Gas Consumers
Area: Period:
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Data Series Area
2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 View
History
Residential
             
Number of Consumers
67,923,465 68,433,125 69,067,541 69,737,549 70,431,299 71,534,412 1987-2020
Sales
60,970,790 61,513,507 62,134,303 62,870,604 63,592,202 64,799,031 1997-2020
Transported
6,952,675 6,919,618 6,909,439 6,866,945 6,839,097 6,735,381 1997-2020
Commercial
             
Number of Consumers
5,453,627 5,474,701 5,499,932 5,518,358 5,551,599 5,626,925 1987-2020
Sales
4,563,572 4,581,262 4,612,105 4,632,818 4,669,838 4,746,711 1998-2020
Transported
890,055 893,439 886,498 885,540 881,761 880,214 1998-2020
Average Consumption per Consumer (Thousand Cubic Ft.)
587 568 575 637 633 563 1967-2020
Industrial
             
Number of Consumers
188,336 188,836 184,959 185,009 183,507 184,011 1987-2020
Sales
120,190 119,967 119,191 119,395 117,914 117,972 1998-2020
Transported
68,146 68,869 65,756 65,614 65,593 66,039 1998-2020
Average Consumption per Consumer (Thousand Cubic Ft.)
39,939 40,928 42,945 45,497 45,866 44,295 1973-2020
- = 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.
Release Date: 11/30/2021
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