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Economy > Electricity > Consumption: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: This entry consists of total electricity generated annually plus imports and minus exports, expressed in kilowatt-hours. The discrepancy between the amount of electricity generated and/or imported and the amount consumed and/or exported is accounted for as loss in transmission and distribution.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 United States 3.74 trillion kWh 2009
2 China 3.44 trillion kWh 2008
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 1.01 trillion kWh 2008
3 Japan 963.9 billion kWh 2008
4 Russia 857.6 billion kWh 2009
5 India 600.6 billion kWh 2008
6 Canada 549.5 billion kWh 2008
7 Germany 544.5 billion kWh 2008
8 France 460.9 billion kWh 2008
9 Brazil 421 billion kWh 2009
10 South Korea 402 billion kWh 2009
11 United Kingdom 344.7 billion kWh 2008
12 Italy 314.5 billion kWh 2008
13 Spain 267.5 billion kWh 2008
14 Australia 225.4 billion kWh 2008
15 Taiwan 220.8 billion kWh 2009
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 216.6 billion kWh 2008
16 South Africa 212.2 billion kWh 2008
17 Iran 206.7 billion kWh 2009
18 Mexico 181.5 billion kWh 2009
19 Saudi Arabia 174.5 billion kWh 2008
20 Turkey 161 billion kWh 2008
21 Ukraine 134.6 billion kWh 2009
22 Poland 132.2 billion kWh 2008
23 Sweden 132.1 billion kWh 2008
24 Thailand 131.6 billion kWh 2008
Former British colonies average (profile) 129.15 billion kWh 2008
25 Indonesia 126.1 billion kWh 2008
26 Norway 115.6 billion kWh 2008
27 Netherlands 112.5 billion kWh 2008
28 Egypt 109.1 billion kWh 2008
29 Argentina 104.7 billion kWh 2008
30 Malaysia 93.8 billion kWh 2009
31 Vietnam 85.6 billion kWh 2010
32 Belgium 84.78 billion kWh 2008
33 Venezuela 84.72 billion kWh 2008
34 Finland 83.09 billion kWh 2008
35 Kazakhstan 77.9 billion kWh 2009
36 United Arab Emirates 70.58 billion kWh 2008
37 Pakistan 68.55 billion kWh 2008
38 Austria 65.67 billion kWh 2009
39 Greece 59.53 billion kWh 2008
40 Switzerland 57.5 billion kWh 2009
41 Chile 56.35 billion kWh 2008
42 Philippines 54.4 billion kWh 2009
43 Czech Republic 53.42 billion kWh 2009
44 Iraq 52 billion kWh 2009
OPEC countries average (profile) 51.78 billion kWh 2008
45 Romania 50.59 billion kWh 2008
46 Portugal 48.27 billion kWh 2008
47 Israel 47.16 billion kWh 2008
48 Hungary 42.7 billion kWh 2010
49 Hong Kong 42.64 billion kWh 2010
50 Kuwait 42.58 billion kWh 2008
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 41.25 billion kWh 2008
51 Uzbekistan 40.1 billion kWh 2009
52 New Zealand 39.02 billion kWh 2008
53 Colombia 38.82 billion kWh 2008
54 Singapore 37.11 billion kWh 2008
55 Serbia 34.1 billion kWh 2010
56 Denmark 33.41 billion kWh 2008
57 Peru 31.74 billion kWh 2009
58 Belarus 31.07 billion kWh 2008
59 Algeria 30.5 billion kWh 2008
60 Syria 28.99 billion kWh 2008
61 Slovakia 28.75 billion kWh 2009
62 Bulgaria 28.3 billion kWh 2009
63 Ireland 26.99 billion kWh 2010
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 24.56 billion kWh 2007
64 Bangladesh 23.94 billion kWh 2009
65 Libya 22.89 billion kWh 2008
66 Morocco 21.47 billion kWh 2008
67 Puerto Rico 19.46 billion kWh 2008
68 North Korea 18.85 billion kWh 2008
69 Azerbaijan 18.8 billion kWh 2008
70 Qatar 18.79 billion kWh 2008
71 Nigeria 18.14 billion kWh 2008
72 Tajikistan 16.7 billion kWh 2009
73 Iceland 16.48 billion kWh 2009
74 Croatia 16.06 billion kWh 2008
75 Ecuador 14.75 billion kWh 2008
76 Slovenia 14.7 billion kWh 2009
77 Cuba 14.2 billion kWh 2008
78 Oman 13.25 billion kWh 2008
79 Turkmenistan 13 billion kWh 2009
80 Dominican Republic 12.87 billion kWh 2008
81 Tunisia 12.49 billion kWh 2008
82 Zimbabwe 12.47 billion kWh 2008
83 Jordan 11.3 billion kWh 2008
84 Bosnia and Herzegovina 10.8 billion kWh 2009
85 Bahrain 10.48 billion kWh 2008
86 Lithuania 10.3 billion kWh 2008
87 Mozambique 10.18 billion kWh 2008
88 Lebanon 9.79 billion kWh 2009
failed states average (profile) 9.28 billion kWh 2007
89 Paraguay 8.5 billion kWh 2009
90 Costa Rica 8.25 billion kWh 2008
91 Republic of Macedonia 8.19 billion kWh 2010
92 Sri Lanka 7.88 billion kWh 2008
93 Zambia 7.61 billion kWh 2008
94 Uruguay 7.57 billion kWh 2010
95 Kyrgyzstan 7.47 billion kWh 2008
96 Trinidad and Tobago 7.25 billion kWh 2008
97 Guatemala 7.11 billion kWh 2008
=98 Georgia 7.08 billion kWh 2008
=98 Estonia 7.08 billion kWh 2009
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 6.95 billion kWh 2008
100 Latvia 6.84 billion kWh 2008
101 Albania 6.59 billion kWh 2011
102 Honduras 6.54 billion kWh 2011
103 Luxembourg 6.45 billion kWh 2008
104 Jamaica 6.4 billion kWh 2008
105 Ghana 6.06 billion kWh 2008
106 Democratic Republic of the Congo 6.04 billion kWh 2008
107 Bolivia 5.81 billion kWh 2010
108 Panama 5.8 billion kWh 2010
109 Kenya 5.74 billion kWh 2008
110 Kosovo 5.39 billion kWh 2009
111 Armenia 4.99 billion kWh 2008
112 Cameroon 4.88 billion kWh 2008
113 Yemen 4.65 billion kWh 2008
114 Burma 4.63 billion kWh 2008
115 Cyprus 4.56 billion kWh 2008
116 El Salvador 4.52 billion kWh 2009
117 Moldova 4.46 billion kWh 2008
118 Sudan 3.79 billion kWh 2008
119 Macau 3.66 billion kWh 2010
120 Cote d'Ivoire 3.58 billion kWh 2008
121 West Bank 3.57 billion kWh 2008
122 Tanzania 3.43 billion kWh 2008
123 Angola 3.37 billion kWh 2008
124 Ethiopia 3.36 billion kWh 2008
125 Brunei 3.05 billion kWh 2008
126 Mongolia 3.02 billion kWh 2010
127 Botswana 2.85 billion kWh 2008
128 Namibia 2.85 billion kWh 2009
129 Papua New Guinea 2.76 billion kWh 2008
130 Nicaragua 2.65 billion kWh 2008
131 Nepal 2.52 billion kWh 2008
132 Montenegro 2.47 billion kWh 2008
133 Mauritius 2.23 billion kWh 2008
134 Laos 2.23 billion kWh 2010
135 Malta 1.99 billion kWh 2010
136 Uganda 1.96 billion kWh 2008
137 The Bahamas 1.91 billion kWh 2008
138 Senegal 1.76 billion kWh 2008
139 New Caledonia 1.67 billion kWh 2008
140 Guam 1.64 billion kWh 2008
141 Gabon 1.6 billion kWh 2008
=142 Malawi 1.56 billion kWh 2008
=142 Cambodia 1.56 billion kWh 2008
144 Suriname 1.44 billion kWh 2008
145 Swaziland 1.21 billion kWh 2008
146 Madagascar 1.03 billion kWh 2008
147 Barbados 945 million kWh 2008
148 Fiji 865.8 million kWh 2008
149 Guinea 855.6 million kWh 2008
150 Aruba 846.3 million kWh 2008
151 Virgin Islands 784.5 million kWh 2008
152 Guyana 688 million kWh 2008
153 Burkina Faso 683.5 million kWh 2008
154 Togo 671.9 million kWh 2008
155 Benin 653 million kWh 2008
156 Bermuda 636.4 million kWh 2008
157 Jersey 630.1 million kWh 2004
158 Niger 626 million kWh 2008
159 French Polynesia 623.1 million kWh 2008
160 Andorra 598.7 million kWh 2009
161 Maldives 542 million kWh 2009
162 Cayman Islands 537.5 million kWh 2008
163 Congo, Republic of the 534 million kWh 2008
164 Mauritania 508.7 million kWh 2008
165 Mali 455.7 million kWh 2008
166 Liberia 311.6 million kWh 2008
167 Haiti 309 million kWh 2010
168 Saint Lucia 308 million kWh 2008
169 Somalia 293 million kWh 2008
170 Greenland 288.6 million kWh 2008
171 Burundi 273.4 million kWh 2008
172 Djibouti 260.4 million kWh 2008
173 Seychelles 241.8 million kWh 2008
174 Cape Verde 238.6 million kWh 2008
175 Rwanda 236.8 million kWh 2008
176 Lesotho 236 million kWh 2008
177 Faroe Islands 234.3 million kWh 2008
178 Afghanistan 231.1 million kWh 2009
179 Eritrea 224.9 million kWh 2008
180 The Gambia 204.6 million kWh 2008
181 Belize 200.4 million kWh 2008
182 Bhutan 184 million kWh 2009
183 Federated States of Micronesia 178.6 million kWh 2002
184 Grenada 177.4 million kWh 2009
185 American Samoa 176.7 million kWh 2008
186 Turks and Caicos Islands 162.8 million kWh 2008
187 Gibraltar 156 million kWh 2008
188 Central African Republic 148.8 million kWh 2008
189 Mayotte 139.2 million kWh 2005
190 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 122.7 million kWh 2008
191 Saint Kitts and Nevis 120.9 million kWh 2008
192 Antigua and Barbuda 107 million kWh 2008
193 Samoa 98.58 million kWh 2008
194 Chad 93 million kWh 2008
195 Equatorial Guinea 85.56 million kWh 2008
196 Western Sahara 83.7 million kWh 2008
197 Dominica 80.91 million kWh 2008
198 Solomon Islands 72.54 million kWh 2008
199 Guinea-Bissau 65.1 million kWh 2008
200 Sierra Leone 53.94 million kWh 2008
201 Saint Pierre and Miquelon 49.29 million kWh 2008
202 Comoros 48.36 million kWh 2008
203 British Virgin Islands 41.85 million kWh 2008
204 Vanuatu 39.99 million kWh 2008
205 Sao Tome and Principe 38.13 million kWh 2008
206 Tonga 37.2 million kWh 2008
=207 Nauru 29.76 million kWh 2008
=207 Cook Islands 29.76 million kWh 2008
=209 Kiribati 20.46 million kWh 2008
=209 Montserrat 20.46 million kWh 2008
211 Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) 15.81 million kWh 2008
212 Saint Helena 7.44 million kWh 2008
213 Niue 2.79 million kWh 2008
214 Gaza Strip 202,000 kWh 2009
215 Northern Mariana Islands 48,300 kWh 2009

Citation

"Countries Compared by Economy > Electricity > Consumption. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", CIA World Factbooks 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Economy/Electricity/Consumption

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