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This is a pie chart showing the estimated percentages of energy consumption for different applications. Starting at the top and moving clockwise the proportions are: space heating, shown in light brown, 70.3%; water heating, shown in light blue, 12.5%; cooking, shown in orange, 2.1%; lighting, shown in yellow, 2.8%; cold appliances, shown in purple, 2.4%; other appliances, shown in dark blue, 9.9%.

 1 The importance of energy use in buildings