Quantifying the impact of the COVID-19 lockdown on household water consumption patterns in England

  title={Quantifying the impact of the COVID-19 lockdown on household water consumption patterns in England},
  author={Halidu Abu-Bakar and Leon Williams and Stephen Henry Hallett},
  journal={npj Clean Water},
The COVID-19 lockdown has instigated significant changes in household behaviours across a variety of categories including water consumption, which in the south and east regions of England is at an all-time high. We analysed water consumption data from 11,528 households over 20 weeks from January 2020, revealing clusters of households with distinctive temporal patterns. We present a data-driven household water consumer segmentation characterising households’ unique consumption patterns and we… 
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