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Table 6 Model testing on 30 homes from USA with complicated untrained patterns

From: An adaptive model for the autonomous monitoring and management of water end use

Category Applied model Number of home Average accuracy (%)
Accuracy > 90% 80–90% 70–80%
Clothes washer 1 a 6 – (20%) 20 – (66.7%) 4 – (13.3%) 90.1
2a 4 – (13.3%) 10 – (33.3%) 16 – (52.3%) 83.5
Dishwasher 1 3 – (10%) 7 – (70%) 5 – (14.3%) 87.6
2 2 – (%) 4– (%) 9 – (%) 82.1
Evaporative cooler 1 2 – (13.3%) 2– (20%) 3 – (66.7%) 86.8
2 0 – (0%) 1– (14.3%) 6 – (85.7%) 77.4
Toilet 1 5 – (13.3%) 20 – (66.7%) 5 – (13.3%) 88.5
2 6– (20%) 13– (43.3%) 11– (36.7%) 81.1
Tap 1 20– (66.7%) 3– (10%) 7 – (23.3%) 89.5
2 18– (60%) 6– (20%) 6– (20%) 88.3
Shower 1 15– (50%) 8– (26.7%) 7– (23.3%) 92.2
2 14– (46.7%) 5– (16.7%) 11– (36.7%) 90.6
Irrigationb 1 0 0 10 – (100%) 74.2
2 0 0 10 – (100%) 72.5
  1. a1 AutoflowU; 2 Autoflow©. bOnly 10 homes in this testing have irrigation events