RSBS SMO: Part 2 of 2, New York State Residential Statewide Baseline Study: Single and Multifamily Occupant Telephone or Web Survey

data.ny.gov | Last Updated 13 Jul 2016

This is part 2 (contains: Clothes Washing and Drying; Water Heating; Home Lighting; Pool and Spa; Small Household Appliances; and Miscellaneous Equipment) of 2; part 1 (https://data.ny.gov/d/3m6x-h3qa) contains: Behavior and Demographics; Building Shell; Kitchen Appliances; and Heating and Cooling. The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA), in collaboration with the New York State Department of Public Service (DPS), conducted a statewide residential baseline study (study) from 2011 to 2014 of the single-family and multifamily residential housing segments, including new construction, and a broad range of energy uses and efficiency measures. This dataset includes 2,982 single-family and 379 multifamily occupant survey completes for a total of 3,361 responses. The survey involved 2,285 Web, 1,041 telephone, and 35 mini-inspection surveys. The survey collected information on the following building characteristics: building shell, kitchen appliances, heating and cooling equipment, water heating equipment, clothes washing and drying equipment, lighting, pool and spa equipment, small household appliances, miscellaneous energy consuming equipment, as well as behaviors and characteristics of respondents.

Tags: rsbl study, energy efficiency, single-family homes, market characterization, baseline study

This dataset has the following 143 columns:

Column NameAPI Column NameData TypeDescriptionSample Values
Unique Case IDunique_case_idtextUnique case identifier for each survey respondent [ST#####]. The first two letters of the ID represent a New York State Regional Economic Development Council: CD=Capital District, CN= Central New York, FL=Finger Lakers, LI=Long Island, MH=Mid-Hudson, MV=Mohawk Valley, NC=North Country, NY=New York City, ST=Southern Tier, WN=Western New York
Electric Utilityelectric_utilitytext[Central Hudson, ConEd, LIPA, National Grid, NYSEG, O&R,RG&E]
CountycountytextCounty in New York where the survey respondent's home is located.
RegionregiontextRegion in New York: Capital District, Central New York, Finger Lakes, Long Island, Mid-Hudson, Mohawk Valley, New York City, North Country, Southern Tier, Western New York.
Climate Zoneclimate_zonetextClimate zone [Climate zone 4-6]
kWh Categorykwh_categorytextkWh category [500 kWh or less; 501 to 2,500 kWh; 2,501 to 6,000 kWh; 6,001 to 12,000 kWh; 12,001 to 20,000 kWh; 20,000 kWh or more; Not asked in mini-survey]
Therm Categorytherm_categorytextTherm cat [300 or less therms annually; 300 to 600 therms annually; 600 to 900 therms annually; 900 to 1,200 therms annually; 1,200 to 1,500 therms annually; 1,500 to 1,800 therms annually; 1,800 to 2,100 therms annually; 2,100 or more therms annually; Not asked in mini-survey]
Data Origindata_origintextOrigin of initial case data [Utility data, Tax record data]
Survey Methodsurvey_methodtextThe medium by which the respondent completed the survey [Phone Complete; Web Complete; Mini-Survey Complete]
Case Dispositioncase_dispositiontextFinal disposition of case [Phone complete, Mini-survey complete]
Construction Typeconstruction_typetextFlag of construction type [Existing construction - built prior to 2012; New construction - built 2012 or later]
Dwelling Typedwelling_typetextFlag of dwelling type [Single family, Tenant]
Clothes Washer in Homeclothes_washer_in_hometextExistence of a clothes washer in the home if "Home Description" is not "Apartment building or condominium with 2 to 4 units" or "Apartment building or condominium with 5 or more units" [Yes; No; Not asked in min-survey; Programmed skip; Refused]
Clothes Washer in Unit Onlyclothes_washer_in_unittextExistence of a clothes washer in the unit only and not common to the building itself if "Home Description" is "Apartment building or condominium with 2 to 4 units" or "Apartment building or condominium with 5 or more units" [Yes; No; Not asked in mini-survey; Programmed skip; Refused]
Clothes Washer Loads per Weekclothes_washer_loads_per_weektextNumber of loads washed in a clothes washer during a typical week in the household if "Clothes Washer in the Home" is "Yes" or "Clothes Washer in the Unit Only" is "Yes" [0-35; Don't know; Not asked in mini-survey; Programmed skip; Refused]
Wash Cycle Water Temperaturewash_cycle_water_temperaturetextWater temperature typically used for rinse cycle of the clothes washer if "Clothes Washer in the Home" is "Yes" or "Clothes Washer in the Unit Only" is "Yes" [Hot; Warm; Cold; Don't know; Not asked in mini-survey; Programmed skip; Refused]
Rinse Cycle Water Temperaturerinse_cycle_water_temperaturetextWater temperature typically used for wash cycle of the clothes washer if "Clothes Washer in the Home" is "Yes" or "Clothes Washer in the Unit Only" is "Yes" [Hot; Warm; Cold; Don't know; Not asked in mini-survey; Programmed skip; Refused]
Age of Clothes Washerage_of_clothes_washertextAge of primary clothes washer if "Clothes Washer in the Home" is "Yes" or "Clothes Washer in the Unit Only" is "Yes" [Less than 2 years old; 2 to 4 years old; 5 to 9 years old; 10 to 14 years old; 15 to 19 years old; 20 years old or more; Don’t know; Not asked in mini-survey; Programmed skip; Refused]
Energy Star Clothes Washerenergy_star_clothes_washertext[Yes; No; Don't know; Not asked in mini-survey; Programmed skip; Refused]
Clothes Dryer in Homeclothes_dryer_in_hometext[Yes; No; Not asked in mini-survey; Programmed skip; Refused]
Clothes Dryer in Unit Onlyclothes_dryer_in_unit_onlytext[Yes; No; Not asked in mini-survey; Programmed skip; Refused]
Clothes Dryer Fuel Typeclothes_dryer_fuel_typetextType of fuel used by primary clothes dryer if "Clothes Dryer in Home" is "Yes" or "Clothes Dryer in Unit Only" is "Yes" [Electricity; Natural gas from underground pipes; Other, specify; Propane (bottled gas); Don't know; Not asked in mini-survey; Programmed skip; Refused]
Age of Clothes Dryerage_of_clothes_dryertextAge of primary clothes dryer if "Clothes Dryer in the Home" is "Yes" or "Clothes Dryer in the Unit Only" is "Yes" [Less than 2 years old; 2 to 4 years old; 5 to 9 years old; 10 to 14 years old; 15 to 19 years old; 20 years old or more; Don’t know; Not asked in mini-survey; Programmed skip; Refused]
Heat Pump Clothes Dryerheat_pump_clothes_dryertextHeat pump clothes dryer if "Clothes Dryer in the Home" is "Yes" or "Clothes Dryer in the Unit Only" is "Yes." A heat pump clothes dryer is a fairly new technology that pulls energy from the air just like a heat pump heating and cooling system. The hot air is not vented but is reused to dry the clothes. They use 50% less energy, but take longer to dry clothes [Yes; No; Don't know; Not asked in mini-survey; Programmed skip; Refused]
Shared Water Heating Systemshared_water_heating_systemtextReceive hot water from a shared water heating system that is used by other families if the "Home Description" is "Apartment building or condominium with 2 to 4 units" or "Apartment building or condominium with 5 or more units" [Yes; No; Don't know; Not asked in mini-survey; Programmed skip; Refused]
Primary Water Heating Systemprimary_water_heating_systemtextPrimary water heating system if "Shared Water Heating System" is "No" [Heat pump water heater; Other, specify; Part of the heating system boiler; Stand-alone storage tank; Tankless or on demand water heater; Don't know; Not asked in mini-survey; Programmed skip; Refused]
Water Heating Fuel Typewater_heating_fuel_typetextPrimary type of fuel used for water heating in the home if "Shared Water Heating System" is not "Yes" or "Don't know" [Electricity; Fuel Oil; Kerosene; Natural gas from underground pipes; Other, specify; Propane (bottled gas); Solar; Not asked in mini-survey; Programmed skip; Refused]
Age of Water Heating Systemage_of_water_heating_systemtextAge of water heating system if "Shared Water Heating System" is "No" [Less than 2 years old; 2 to 4 years old; 5 to 9 years old; 10 to 14 years old; 15 to 19 years old; 20 years old or more; Don’t know; Not asked in mini-survey; Programmed skip; Refused]
Energy Star Water Heating Systemenergy_star_water_heating_systemtextENERGY STAR® status of primary water heating system if "Familiarity with Energy Star" is "Somewhat familiar" or "Very familiar" and "Age of Water Heating System" is "0-9" [Yes; No; Don't know; Interviewer mistake; Not asked in mini-survey; Programmed skip; Refused]
Other Water Heating Systemother_water_heating_systemtextUse of more than one water heating system in the home if "Primary Water Heating System" is not "Part of the heating system boiler" [Yes; No; Don't know; Not asked in mini-survey; Programmed skip; Refused]
Type of Other Water Heating Systemtype_of_other_water_heating_systemtextOther type of water heating system used in the house if "Other Water Heating System" is "Yes" [Heat pump water heater; Other, specify; Part of the heating system boiler; Stand-alone storage tank; Tankless or on demand water heater; Don't know; Not asked in mini-survey; Programmed skip; Refused]
Automatic Dishwasherautomatic_dishwashertextExistence of an automatic dishwasher in the house [Yes; No; Not asked in mini-survey; Refused]
Age of Automatic Dishwasherage_of_automatic_dishwashertextAge of primary automatic dishwasher if "Automatic Dishwasher" is "Yes" [Less than 2 years old; 2 to 4 years old; 5 to 9 years old; 10 to 14 years old; 15 to 19 years old; 20 years old or more; Don’t know; Not asked in mini-survey; Programmed skip; Refused]
Energy Star Automatic Dishwasherenergy_star_automatic_dishwashertextENERGY STAR® status of automatic dishwasher if "Familiarity with Energy Star" is "Somewhat familiar" or "Very familiar" and "Age of Automatic Dishwasher" is "0-9" [Yes; No; Don't know; Not asked in mini-survey; Programmed skip; Refused]
Automatic Dishwasher Loads per Weekautomatic_dishwasher_loads_per_weektextLoads of dishes washed in automatic dishwasher in typical week in the household [0-35; Not asked in mini-survey; Programmed skip; Refused]
SkylightsskylightstextUse of skylights as natural lighting in the home during the day [Mentioned; Not mentioned; Not asked in mini-survey; Refused]
Tubular Skylightstubular_skylightstextUse of tubular skylights (also referred to as solar tubes or sun tunnels) as natural lighting in the home during the day [Mentioned; Not mentioned; Not asked in mini-survey; Refused]
Large Window Areaslarge_window_areastextUse of large uncovered window areas as natural lighting in the home during the day [Mentioned; Not mentioned; Not asked in mini-survey; Refused]
No Natural Lighting Method Aboveno_natural_lighting_method_abovetextNo use of natural lighting in the home during the day [Mentioned; Not mentioned; Not asked in mini-survey; Refused]
Dimmer Switchdimmer_switchtextUse of dimmer switches as lighting controls in- or outside of the home [Mentioned; Not mentioned; Not asked in mini-survey; Refused]
3-Way Bulb_3_way_bulbtextUse of 3-way bulbs as lighting controls in- or outside of the home [Mentioned; Not mentioned; Not asked in mini-survey; Refused]
Occupancy/Motion Sensoroccupancy_motion_sensortextUse of occupancy/motion sensors as lighting controls in- or outside of the home [Mentioned; Not mentioned; Not asked in mini-survey; Refused]
TimertimertextUse of timers as lighting controls in- or outside of the home [Mentioned; Not mentioned; Not asked in mini-survey; Refused]
No Lighting Control Method Aboveno_lighting_control_method_abovetextNo use of lighting controls in- or outside of the home [Mentioned; Not mentioned; Not asked in mini-survey; Refused]
Previously Familiar with CFLspreviously_familiar_with_cflstextPreviously familiar with compact fluorescent light bulbs, also known as CFLs, which usually do not look like regular incandescent bulbs. The most common type of CFL is made with a glass tube bent into a spiral shape and fits in a regular light bulb socket. [Yes; No; Not asked in mini-survey; Refused]
Previously Familiar with LEDspreviously_familiar_with_ledstextPreviously familiar with LED light bulbs, which give off directional light, so the light goes where you aim it. They are also very energy efficient and can work with dimmable switches. [Yes; No; Not asked in mini-survey; Refused]
CFL/LED Bulbs Used Daily Inside Homecfl_led_bulbs_used_daily_inside_hometextNumber of CFL/LED bulbs used within the home more than two hours each day [0-99; Don't know; Not asked in mini-survey; Refused]
Incandescent Bulbs Used Daily Inside Homeincandescent_bulbs_used_daily_inside_hometextNumber of incandescent bulbs used within the home more than two hours each day [0-99; Don't know; Not asked in mini-survey; Refused]
Other Bulbs Used Daily Inside Homeother_bulbs_used_daily_inside_hometextNumber of other bulbs used within the home more than two hours each day [0-99; Don't know; Not asked in mini-survey; Refused]
Bulbs Used Daily Outside Homebulbs_used_daily_outside_hometextNumber of light bulbs outside the home typically used two or more hours each day (include only lights controlled from home if "Home Description" is "Single family attached house such as a duplex, townhouse, or rowhouse," "Apartment building or condominium with 2 to 4 units," or "Apartment building or condominium with 5 or more units") [0-95; Not asked in mini-survey; Refused]
CFL/LED Bulbs Used Daily Outside Homecfl_led_bulbs_used_daily_outside_hometextNumber of outdoor lights used two hours or more each day that are CFL or LED lights if "Bulbs Used Daily Outside Home" is "1-95" [0-95; Don't know; Not asked in mini-survey; Programmed skip; Refused]
Personal Filtered Swimming Poolpersonal_filtered_swimming_pooltextExistence of a personal filtered swimming pool if "Home Description" is not "Apartment building or condominium with 2 to 4 units" or "Apartment building or condominium with 5 or more units" [Yes; No; Not asked in mini-survey; Programmed skip; Refused]
Personal Filtered Swimming Pool for Unit Onlypersonal_filtered_swimming_pool_for_unit_onlytextExistence of a personal filtered swimming pool for the unit and not the building itself if "Home Description" is "Apartment building or condominium with 2 to 4 units" or "Apartment building or condominium with 5 or more units" [Yes; No; Not asked in mini-survey; Programmed skip; Refused]
Pool Pumppool_pumptextPersonal filtered swimming pool equipped with a pool pump if "Personal Filtered Swimming Pool for Home" is "Yes" or "Personal Filtered Swimming Pool for Unit Only" is "Yes" [Yes; No; Not asked in mini-survey; Programmed skip; Refused]
High Efficiency Pool Pumphigh_efficiency_pool_pumptextPool pump present is a high efficiency pool pump if "Pool Pump" is "Yes" [Yes; No; Don't know; Not asked in mini-survey; Programmed skip]
Automatic Timer Pool Pumpautomatic_timer_pool_pumptextAutomatic timer present to control the time of day that pool pump operates if "Pool Pump" is "Yes" [Yes; No; Not asked in mini-survey; Programmed skip; Refused]
Pool Heaterpool_heatertextPool heater present if "Personal Filtered Swimming Pool for Home" is "Yes" or "Personal Filtered Swimming Pool for Unit Only" is "Yes" [Yes; No; Not asked in mini-survey; Programmed skip]
Pool Heater Fuel Typepool_heater_fuel_typetextType of fuel used by pool heater if "Pool Heater" is "Yes" [Electricity; Natural gas from underground pipes; Other fuel, specify;Propane (bottled gas); Solar; Don't know; Not asked in mini-survey; Programmed skip]
Spa for Homespa_for_hometextExistence of a hot tub, spa, or jetted tub/jacuzzi if "Home Description" is not "Apartment building or condominium with 2 to 4 units" or "Apartment building or condominium with 5 or more units" [Yes; No; Not asked in mini-survey; Programmed skip; Refused]
Spa for Unit Onlyspa_for_unit_onlytextExistence of a hot tub, spa, or jetted tub/jacuzzi for the unit and not the building itself if "Home Description" is "Apartment building or condominium with 2 to 4 units" or "Apartment building or condominium with 5 or more units" [Yes; No; Not asked in mini-survey; Programmed skip]
Spa Heater Fuel Typespa_heater_fuel_typetextType of fuel used by hot tub, spa, or jetted tub/jacuzzi heater if "Spa for Home" is "Yes" or "Spa for Unit Only" is "Yes" [Electricity; Natural gas from underground pipes; Other fuel, specify;Propane (bottled gas); Solar; Don't know; Not asked in mini-survey; Programmed skip; Refused]
Number of Standard Tube TVsnumber_of_standard_tube_tvstextNumber of standard tube TVs in the home [0-20; Not asked in mini-survey; Refused]
Number of Plasma TVsnumber_of_plasma_tvstextNumber of flat screen plasma TVs in the home [0-20; Not asked in mini-survey; Refused]
Number of LCD/LED TVsnumber_of_lcd_led_tvstextNumber of flat screen LCD/LED TVs in the home [0-20; Not asked in mini-survey; Refused]
Number of Flat Screen TVs of Unknown Typenumber_of_flat_screen_tvs_of_unknown_typetextNumber of flat screen TVs of unknown type in the home [0-20; Not asked in mini-survey; Programmed skip; Refused]
Number of Rear Projection TVsnumber_of_rear_projection_tvstextNumber of rear projection TVs in the home [0-20; Not asked in mini-survey; Refused]
Number of Standard Tube TVs Usednumber_of_standard_tube_tvs_usedtextNumber of standard tube TVs used at least two hours each day in the home if "Number of Standard Tube TVs" is "1-20" [0-20; Programmed skip; Refused]
Number of Plasma TVs Usednumber_of_plasma_tvs_usedtextNumber of flat screen plasma TVs used at least two hours each day in the home if "Number of Plasma TVs" is "1-20" [0-20; Programmed skip; Refused]
Number of LCD/LED TVs Usednumber_of_lcd_led_tvs_usedtextNumber of flat screen LCD/LED TVs used at least two hours each day in the home if "Number of LCD/LED TVs" is "1-20" [0-20; Programmed skip; Refused]
Number of Flat Screen TVs of Unknown Type Usednumber_of_flat_screen_tvs_of_unknown_type_usedtextNumber of flat screen TVs of unknown type used at least two hours each day in the home if "Number of Flat Screen TVs of Unknown Type" is "1-20" [0-20; Programmed skip; Programming change; Refused]
Number of Rear Projection TVs Usednumber_of_rear_projection_tvs_usedtextNumber of rear projection TVs used at least two hours each day in the home if "Number of Rear Projection TVs" is "1-20" [0-20; Programmed skip; Refused]
Home Internet Accesshome_internet_accesstextInternet access at home [Yes; No; Not asked in mini-survey; Refused]
Number of Desktop Computersnumber_of_desktop_computerstextNumber of desktop computers in the home (not including monitors) [0-20; Refused]
Number of CRT Computer Monitorsnumber_of_crt_computer_monitorstextNumber of CRT computer monitors in the home [0-20; Refused]
Number of LED/LCD Computer Monitorsnumber_of_led_lcd_computer_monitorstextNumber of LED/LCD flat screen computer monitors in the home [0-20; Refused]
Number of Laptopsnumber_of_laptopstextNumber of laptop computers in the home [0-20; Refused]
Number of Tabletsnumber_of_tabletstextNumber of iPads or tablet computers in the home [0-20; Refused]
Number of eReadersnumber_of_ereaderstextNumber of eReaders such as Kindle or Nook in the home [0-20; Refused]
Number of All-In-One Printersnumber_of_all_in_one_printerstextNumber combination printer, copier, scanner, or fax in the home [0-20; Refused]
Number of Individual Printersnumber_of_individual_printerstextNumber of individual printers in the home [0-20; Refused]
Number of Individual Copiernumber_of_individual_copiertextNumber of individual copiers in the home [0-20; Refused]
Number of Individual Fax Machinesnumber_of_individual_fax_machinestextNumber of individual fax machines in the home [0-20; Refused]
Number of Individual Scannersnumber_of_individual_scannerstextNumber of individual scanners in the home [0-20; Refused]
Number of Modems/Routersnumber_of_modems_routerstextNumber of modems or routers in the home [0-20; Programming change]
Other Office Equipmentother_office_equipmenttextExistence of any other type of computer or home office equipment in the home [Yes; No]
Smart Strip to Power Offsmart_strip_to_power_offtextSmart strip used to turn off computers, printers, and other equipment when not in use. Smart strips are different from regular power strips. They incorporate additional technologies to automatically disconnect power to equipment when not in use. [Yes; No; Don't know; Not asked in mini-survey; Refused]
Tiered Smart Striptiered_smart_striptextTier of smart strip used if "Smart Strip to Power Off" is "Yes." Tier 1 smart strips are controlled by a master outlet and Tier 2 smart strips are controlled by motion sensing or a timer. [Tier 1 smart strip...; Tier 2 smart strip; Both Tier 1 and Tier 2 smart strip; Don't know; Not asked in mini-survey; Programmed skip; Refused]
Desktop - Daily Hours of Usedesktop_daily_hours_of_usetextTotal hours desktop computer(s) are typically used by all residents of the house if "Number of Desktops" is "1-20" [0-24; Interviewer mistake; Programmed skip; Refused]
Laptop - Daily Hours of Uselaptop_daily_hours_of_usetextTotal hours laptop computer(s) are typically used by all residents of the house if "Number of Laptops" is "1-20" [0-24; Interviewer mistake; Programmed skip; Refused]
Shut Down Computer When Not in Useshut_down_computer_when_not_in_usetextTypically shut down -this is different from letting it go into sleep mode or simply closing the cover - computer when it is not in use if "Number of Desktops" is "1-20" or "Number of Laptops" is "1-20" [Yes; No; Don't know; Interviewer mistake; Programmed skip; Refused]
Work from Homework_from_hometextOne or more household members that work from home [Yes; No; Refused]
Number of People that Work from Homenumber_of_people_that_work_from_hometextNumber of people that work from home including the respondent if "Work from Home" is "Yes" [1-20; Programmed skip]
Other Business Equipment Usedother_business_equipment_usedtextOther energy-using home business equipment used aside from computers, printers, and copiers [No other energy using equipment; Specify what types of equipment; Programmed skip; Refused]
Number of Combination TV Boxesnumber_of_combination_tv_boxestextNumber of combination cable, satellite, or set-top boxes with DVR unit in the home [0-20; Refused]
Number of TV Boxesnumber_of_tv_boxestextNumber of cable, satellite, or set-top boxes in the home [0-20; Refused]
Number of DVRsnumber_of_dvrstextNumber of DVRs (for example, TiVo) in the home [0-20; Refused]
Number of DVD/Blu-Raysnumber_of_dvd_blu_raystextNumber of DVD/Blu-Ray players or recorders in the home [0-20; Refused]
Number of VCRsnumber_of_vcrstextNumber of VCRs in the home [0-20; Refused]
Number of Digital Converter Boxesnumber_of_digital_converter_boxestextNumber of digital converter boxes in the home [0-20; interviewer mistake; Refused]
Number of Gaming Systemsnumber_of_gaming_systemstextNumber of video gaming systems (for example PS3, Playstation, Nintendo, Xbox, Wii) in the home [0-20; Refused]
Number of Home Theater Systemsnumber_of_home_theater_systemstextNumber of home theater systems in the home [0-20; Refused]
Number of MP3 Playersnumber_of_mp3_playerstextNumber of MP3 players (for example iPod) in the home [0-20; Refused]
Number of Cell/Smart Phonesnumber_of_cell_smart_phonestextNumber of cell phones or smart phones in the home [0-20; Refused]
Number of Cordless Phonesnumber_of_cordless_phonestextNumber of cordless telephones in the home [0-20; Refused]
Number of Stereo Systemsnumber_of_stereo_systemstextNumber of stereo systems in the home [0-20; Refused]
Number of Digital Photo Albumsnumber_of_digital_photo_albumstextNumber of digital photo albums in the home [0-20j; Refused]
Other Entertainment/Telecomm Equipmentother_entertainment_telecomm_equipmenttextOther type of entertainment or telecommunications equipment used in the household [Yes; No; Not asked in mini-survey]
Energy Star VCR/DVDenergy_star_vcr_dvdtextENERGY STAR® status of VCRs and DVD players if "Familiarity with Energy Star" is "Somewhat familiar" or "Very familiar" and "Number of DVD/Blu-Rays" is "1-20" or "Number of VCRs" is "1-20" [Yes; No; Don't know; Interviewer mistake; Not asked in mini-survey; Programmed skip; Refused]
Energy Star Plasma TVenergy_star_plasma_tvtextENERGY STAR® status of Plasma TVs if "Familiarity with Energy Star" is "Somewhat familiar" or "Very familiar" and "Number of Plasma TVs" is "1-20" [Yes; No; Don't know; Interviewer mistake; Not asked in mini-survey; Programmed skip; Refused]
Energy Star LCD/LED TVenergy_star_lcd_led_tvtextENERGY STAR® status of LCD/LED TVs if "Familiarity with Energy Star" is "Somewhat familiar" or "Very familiar" and "Number of LCD/LED TVs" is "1-20" [Yes; No; Don't know; Not asked in mini-survey; Programmed skip; Refused]
Energy Star Stereo Equipmentenergy_star_stereo_equipmenttextENERGY STAR® status of stereo equipment if "Familiarity with Energy Star" is "Somewhat familiar" or "Very familiar" and "Number of Stereo Systems" is "1-20" [Yes; No; Don't know; Interviewer mistake; Not asked in mini-survey; Programmed skip; Refused]
Energy Star Desktopenergy_star_desktoptextENERGY STAR® status of desktop computers if "Familiarity with Energy Star" is "Somewhat familiar" or "Very familiar" and "Number of Desktops" is "1-20" [Yes; No; Don't know; Interviewer mistake; Not asked in mini-survey; Programmed skip; Refused]
Energy Star Laptopenergy_star_laptoptextENERGY STAR® status of laptop computers if "Familiarity with Energy Star" is "Somewhat familiar" or "Very familiar" and "Number of Laptops" is "1-20" [Yes; No; Don't know; Interviewer mistake; Not asked in mini-survey; Programmed skip; Refused]
Energy Star LED/LCD Computer Monitorenergy_star_led_lcd_computer_monitortextENERGY STAR® status of LED/LCD computer monitors if "Familiarity with Energy Star" is "Somewhat familiar" or "Very familiar" and "Number of LED/LCD Computer Monitors" is "1-20" [Yes; No; Don't know; Interviewer mistake; Not asked in mini-survey; Programmed skip; Refused]
Energy Star Fax/Printer/Scanner/All-In-Oneenergy_star_fax_printer_scanner_all_in_onetextENERGY STAR® status of office copy, fax, print, and scan equipment if "Familiarity with Energy Star" is "Somewhat familiar" or "Very familiar" and "Number of All-In-One Printers" is "1-20" or "Number of Individual Printers" is "1-20" or "Number of Individual Copiers" is "1-20" or "Number of Individual Fax Machines" is "1-20" or "Number of Individual Scanners" is "1-20" [Yes; No; Don't know; Interviewer mistake; Not asked in mini-survey; Programmed skip; Refused]
Energy Star TV Boxesenergy_star_tv_boxestextENERGY STAR® status of set-top/cable boxes if "Familiarity with Energy Star" is "Somewhat familiar" or "Very familiar" and "Number of Combination TV Boxes" is "1-20" or "Number of TV Boxes" is "1-20" [Yes; No; Don't know; Interviewer mistake; Not asked in mini-survey; Programmed skip; Refused]
Electric Automobileelectric_automobiletextPresence of electric automobile that is charged on the household electric meter [Yes; No; Refused]
Home Security Systemhome_security_systemtextPresence of home security system, which may include a security camera [Yes; No; Refused]
Generator Usedgenerator_usedtextPresence of a generator including natural gas, solar, or wind to supply household electric needs [Yes; No; Refused]
Well Pumpwell_pumptextWell pump used in the household [Yes; No; Don't know; Refused]
Sump Pumpsump_pumptextSump pump used in the household [Yes; No; Don't know; Refused]
Waterbed Heaterwaterbed_heatertextWaterbed heater used in the household [Yes; No; Don't know; Refused]
Natural Gas Grillnatural_gas_grilltextNatural gas grill used in the household [Yes; No; Don't know; Refused]
Natural Gas Fire Pitnatural_gas_fire_pittextNatural gas fire pit used in the household [Yes; No; Don't know; Refused]
Radiant Floor Heatingradiant_floor_heatingtextRadiant floor heating separate from heating system used in the household [Yes; No; Don't know; Refused]
Other Major Appliancesother_major_appliancestextPresence of any other major appliances or equipment in the home that use a lot of energy such as exercise equipment, welding equipment or heavy tools, or equipment used for a home business [Yes; No; Not asked in mini-survey; Refused]
Air Compressorair_compressortextAir compressor in household if "Other Major Appliances" is "Yes, please specify" [Not mentioned; Mentioned; Programmed skip; Refused]
EllipticalellipticaltextElliptical in household if "Other Major Appliances" is "Yes, please specify" [Not mentioned; Mentioned; Programmed skip; Refused]
Exercise Bikeexercise_biketextExercise bike in household if "Other Major Appliances" is "Yes, please specify" [Not mentioned; Mentioned; Programmed skip; Refused]
Exercise Equipmentexercise_equipmenttextExercise equipment in household if "Other Major Appliances" is "Yes, please specify" [Not mentioned; Mentioned; Programmed skip; Refused]
Fish Tankfish_tanktextFish tank in household if "Other Major Appliances" is "Yes, please specify" [Not mentioned; Mentioned; Not asked in mini-survey; Programmed skip]
Hair Dryerhair_dryertextHair dryer in household if "Other Major Appliances" is "Yes, please specify" [Not mentioned; Mentioned; Not asked in mini-survey; Programmed skip]
Heating Pad/Blanketheating_pad_blankettextHeating pad/blanket in household if "Other Major Appliances" is "Yes, please specify" [Not mentioned; Mentioned; Not asked in mini-survey; Programmed skip]
Musical Equipmentmusical_equipmenttextMusical equipment in household if "Other Major Appliances" is "Yes, please specify" [Not mentioned; Mentioned; Not asked in mini-survey; Programmed skip]
Power Toolspower_toolstextPower tools in household if "Other Major Appliances" is "Yes, please specify" [Not mentioned; Mentioned; Programmed skip; Refused]
SaunasaunatextSauna in household if "Other Major Appliances" is "Yes, please specify" [Not mentioned; Mentioned; Programmed skip; Refused]
Sewing Machinesewing_machinetextSewing machine in household if "Other Major Appliances" is "Yes, please specify" [Not mentioned; Mentioned; Programmed skip; Refused]
Stair Climberstair_climbertextStair climber in household if "Other Major Appliances" is "Yes, please specify" [Not mentioned; Mentioned; Programmed skip; Refused]
TreadmilltreadmilltextTreadmill in household if "Other Major Appliances" is "Yes, please specify" [Not mentioned; Mentioned; Programmed skip; Refused]
Water Pumpwater_pumptextWater pump in household if "Other Major Appliances" is "Yes, please specify" [Not mentioned; Mentioned; Programmed skip; Refused]
WelderweldertextWelder in household if "Other Major Appliances" is "Yes, please specify" [Not mentioned; Mentioned; Programmed skip; Refused]
Miscellaneous Appliancemiscellaneous_appliancetextMiscellaneous other appliances or equipment that use a lot of energy in household if "Other Major Appliances" is "Yes, please specify" [Not mentioned; Mentioned; Programmed skip; Refused]
Energy Management Systemenergy_management_systemtextUse of an energy management system in the household. An energy management system provides real-time information on your energy usage and allows you to control temperature settings, turn off lights, and appliances remotely [Yes; No; Not asked in mini-survey; Refused]