light bulb industry sales statistics

Light Bulb Statistics

Light Bulb Industry Statistics Data
Average amount of time an incandescent light bulb will last 750 hours
Total amount of time modern light bulbs can last 10,000 hours
Average amount of electric bill that is from lighting 25%
Total amount of years the world’s oldest light bulb has been glowing 108 years
Percent of electricity that converts into light 10%
Total amount electricity that is wasted on light bulbs in lost heat $4.80 90%
Percent of light bulb market that incandescent light bulbs make up 82%
Average cost of an incandescent bulb .37 cents
Average yearly cost to run operate an incandescent light bulb $4.80
Average cost of a halogen-incandescent light bulb $1.75
Average cost to operate a halogen-incandescent light bulb yearly $3.50
Average cost of a Compact Fluorescent light bulb $3.50
Average yearly cost to operate a compact fluorescent light bulb $1.75
Total amount of light bulbs sold each year 2 billion
Total amount of revenue generated by annual light bulb sales $1 billion

An incandescent light bulb, incandescent lamp or incandescent light globe is an electric light with a wire filament heated to a high temperature, by passing an electric current through it, until it glows with visible light (incandescence).

Statistic Verification
Source: Earth 911, Info Dingo
Research Date: December 26th, 2015

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