Over 16 million large appliances and over 66 million small appliances were sold in the UK in 2020 alone. UK large appliance sales reached a value of £4.6 billion and small appliances £3.4 billion in 2020.
Every home in the country will have at least one domestic appliance, the majority will have many to support cooking, cleaning, food hygeine and preparation, floor care and personal cleaning and grooming. Over 98% of UK homes have a fridge or fridge freezer, 90% a floor care product, 88% a washing machine, 63% a coffee machine and 44% a dishwasher.
UK householders typically keep their large appliances between 10 and 15 years before purchasing a replacement.
All data supplied by Euromonitor (Report: Jan 2021)