Have you put your heating on yet?MoneySaving Poll Results

Souk

We're heading to winter, the energy companies are announcing price hikes. So have you turned your home heating on yet?

Results

I live in Northern England (7662 votes)
Yes - it's on all year554 votes (7%)
Yes - within the last month3908 votes (51%)
Yes - but only briefly when it's super-cold2257 votes (29%)
Yes - but not the central heating, just a few portable heaters97 votes (1%)
No - but am nearly there169 votes (2%)
No - holding off until November319 votes (4%)
No - don't have central heating106 votes (1%)
No - unless I can see my breath in the house it stays off252 votes (3%)
I live in Northern Ireland (530 votes)
Yes - it's on all year58 votes (11%)
Yes - within the last month273 votes (52%)
Yes - but only briefly when it's super-cold155 votes (29%)
Yes - but not the central heating, just a few portable heaters4 votes (1%)
No - but am nearly there10 votes (2%)
No - holding off until November15 votes (3%)
No - don't have central heating2 votes (0%)
No - unless I can see my breath in the house it stays off13 votes (2%)
I live in Scotland (2888 votes)
Yes - it's on all year398 votes (14%)
Yes - within the last month1534 votes (53%)
Yes - but only briefly when it's super-cold682 votes (24%)
Yes - but not the central heating, just a few portable heaters33 votes (1%)
No - but am nearly there60 votes (2%)
No - holding off until November75 votes (3%)
No - don't have central heating25 votes (1%)
No - unless I can see my breath in the house it stays off81 votes (3%)
I live in Southern England (13831 votes)
Yes - it's on all year454 votes (3%)
Yes - within the last month5729 votes (41%)
Yes - but only briefly when it's super-cold4393 votes (32%)
Yes - but not the central heating, just a few portable heaters283 votes (2%)
No - but am nearly there693 votes (5%)
No - holding off until November1340 votes (10%)
No - don't have central heating216 votes (2%)
No - unless I can see my breath in the house it stays off723 votes (5%)
I live in the Midlands (5570 votes)
Yes - it's on all year339 votes (6%)
Yes - within the last month2738 votes (49%)
Yes - but only briefly when it's super-cold1639 votes (29%)
Yes - but not the central heating, just a few portable heaters100 votes (2%)
No - but am nearly there159 votes (3%)
No - holding off until November317 votes (6%)
No - don't have central heating68 votes (1%)
No - unless I can see my breath in the house it stays off210 votes (4%)
I live in Wales (1536 votes)
Yes - it's on all year92 votes (6%)
Yes - within the last month718 votes (47%)
Yes - but only briefly when it's super-cold476 votes (31%)
Yes - but not the central heating, just a few portable heaters33 votes (2%)
No - but am nearly there39 votes (3%)
No - holding off until November74 votes (5%)
No - don't have central heating30 votes (2%)
No - unless I can see my breath in the house it stays off74 votes (5%)

                   32,017 votes received.

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