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High income OECD countries Compared by Energy > Energy use > Kg of oil equivalent per capita

DEFINITION: Energy use (kg of oil equivalent per capita). Energy use refers to use of primary energy before transformation to other end-use fuels, which is equal to indigenous production plus imports and stock changes, minus exports and fuels supplied to ships and aircraft engaged in international transport.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Iceland 18,808.93 2012
2 Luxembourg 7,676.87 2012
3 Canada 7,243.34 2012
4 United States 6,793.09 2012
5 Finland 6,182.8 2012
6 Norway 5,941.27 2012
7 Australia 5,893.27 2012
8 South Korea 5,259.62 2012
9 Belgium 5,141.41 2012
10 Sweden 5,135.97 2012
11 Netherlands 4,664.91 2012
12 Estonia 4,271.07 2012
13 New Zealand 4,188.13 2012
14 Czech Republic 4,072.63 2012
15 Austria 3,887.33 2012
16 France 3,831.33 2012
17 Germany 3,753.6 2012
18 Japan 3,539.48 2012
19 Slovenia 3,470.58 2012
20 Switzerland 3,188.58 2012
21 Slovakia 3,082.27 2012
22 Denmark 3,048.14 2012
23 Israel 3,044.98 2012
24 United Kingdom 3,042.67 2012
25 Ireland 2,909.19 2012
26 Spain 2,697.63 2012
27 Italy 2,603.76 2012
28 Poland 2,504.82 2012
29 Greece 2,304.12 2012
30 Portugal 2,085.04 2012
31 Chile 1,873.5 2012

Citation

"Countries Compared by Energy > Energy use > Kg of oil equivalent per capita. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", International Energy Agency. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/High-income-OECD-countries/Energy/Energy-use/Kg-of-oil-equivalent-per-capita

High income OECD countries Compared by Energy > Energy use > Kg of oil equivalent per capita

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Interesting observations about Energy > Energy use > Kg of oil equivalent per capita

  • 5 of the top 6 countries by energy use > kg of oil equivalent per capita are Hot countries.
  • Iceland ranked first for energy use > kg of oil equivalent per capita amongst High income OECD countries in 2012.
  • Canada ranked first for energy use > kg of oil equivalent per capita amongst Group of 7 countries (G7) in 2012.
  • Luxembourg ranked first for energy use > kg of oil equivalent per capita amongst European Union in 2012.
  • 4 of the top 6 countries by energy use > kg of oil equivalent per capita are Muslim.
  • Qatar has ranked in the top 2 for energy use > kg of oil equivalent per capita since 1977.
  • Lesotho has ranked last for energy use > kg of oil equivalent per capita since 2004.
  • Finland ranked second for energy use > kg of oil equivalent per capita amongst Eurozone in 2012.
  • All of the top 2 countries by energy use > kg of oil equivalent per capita are Tourist destination.
  • 4 of the top 5 countries by energy use > kg of oil equivalent per capita are Former British Colonies'.
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