5.7 : Appliances




5.7.3 Major Appliance Ownership (Millions of Households and Percent of U.S. Households)
1990 1996 2001 2005 2008
Appliance Type Households Households Households Households Households
Room Air Conditioners 30.2 32% 30.4 31% 26.9 26% 27.4 25% 32.7 29%
Refrigerators 91.2 98% 96.8 98% 100.0 96% 104.7 96% 111.6 99%
Freezers 42.4 45% 41.9 42% 42.8 41% 36.1 33% 48.5 43%
Electric Ranges/Cooktops 58.4 63% 65.3 66% 69.2 66% 71.0 65% 68.8 61%
Gas Ranges/Cooktops 36.1 39% 38.3 39% 39.4 38% 42.2 39% 45.1 40%
Microwave Ovens 77.2 83% 89.5 91% 94.6 91% 97.2 89% 102.6 91%
Clothes Washers 86.4 93% 94.3 95% 96.9 93% 90.1 83% 107.1 95%
Electric Clothes Dryers 56.1 60% 60.4 61% 61.8 59% 67.6 62% 69.9 62%
Gas Clothes Dryers 19.1 21% 21.1 21% 19.8 19% 20.7 19% 22.6 20%
Personal Computers N.A. N.A. 43.5 44% N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A.
Number of U.S. Households 94.0 98.9 107.0 108.8 112.8









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Sources:

Appliance Magazine, U.S. Appliance Industry: Market Share, Life Expectancy & Replacement Market, and Saturation Levels, January 2010, p. 11

AHAM, AHAM 2005 Fact Book, 2006, Table 93, p. 28 for 1990, 2001 and 2005

AHAM, 2000 Major Home Appliance Industry Fact Book, Nov. 2000, Table 13, p. 21 for 1996

Consumer Electronic Manufacturers Association's Home Page, 1999 for 1997 personal computers