Table 12.1 :   ELECTRICITY UTILIZATION IN MALE', 2005 - 2008
Load Distribution 2003 2005 2006 2007 2008
Total (In ' 000 kWh) 96,584 125,344 142,430 159,643 173,371
Residential  43,997 54,636 62,074 70,454 78,962
Manufacturing and
     Commercial 31,341 44,141 50,201 55,651 61,364
Government Buildings 18,039 24,558 27,387 30,387 29,865
Public Places and
     Schools 1,687 2,008 2,769 3,150 3,180
Others 1,521 0 0 0 0
%  share 100 100 100 100 100
Residential  46 44 44 44 46
Manufacturing and
     Commercial 32 35 35 35 35
Government Buildings 19 20 19 19 17
Public Places and
     Schools 2 2 2 2 2
Others 2 0 0 0 0
% change over previous year 11 30 14 12 9
Residential  9 24 14 14 12
Manufacturing and
     Commercial 10 41 14 11 10
Government Buildings 11 36 12 11 -2
Public Places and
     Schools 5 19 38 14 1
Source: State Electric Company Limited