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Economy > Electricity > Consumption per capita: 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. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Iceland 51,742.71 kWh 2009
2 Norway 24,243.89 kWh 2008
3 Canada 16,492.75 kWh 2008
4 Kuwait 15,757.41 kWh 2008
5 Finland 15,637.82 kWh 2008
6 Sweden 14,328.11 kWh 2008
7 Qatar 13,825.18 kWh 2008
8 Luxembourg 13,205.77 kWh 2008
9 United States 12,194.74 kWh 2009
10 Australia 10,540.39 kWh 2008
11 United Arab Emirates 10,381.5 kWh 2008
12 Guam 10,365.74 kWh 2008
13 Cayman Islands 10,158.38 kWh 2008
14 Bermuda 9,749.82 kWh 2008
15 Bahrain 9,390.36 kWh 2008
16 New Zealand 9,140.53 kWh 2008
17 Aruba 8,350.77 kWh 2008
18 South Korea 8,173.72 kWh 2009
19 Belgium 7,915.99 kWh 2008
20 Brunei 7,870.79 kWh 2008
21 Austria 7,850.31 kWh 2009
22 Singapore 7,668.31 kWh 2008
23 Andorra 7,611.34 kWh 2009
24 Japan 7,547.92 kWh 2008
25 Switzerland 7,425.27 kWh 2009
26 Slovenia 7,207.05 kWh 2009
27 France 7,160.05 kWh 2008
28 New Caledonia 6,861.08 kWh 2008
29 Macau 6,845.91 kWh 2010
30 Netherlands 6,840.74 kWh 2008
31 Germany 6,631.34 kWh 2008
32 Saudi Arabia 6,618.28 kWh 2008
33 Israel 6,452.5 kWh 2008
34 Denmark 6,081.6 kWh 2008
35 Hong Kong 6,070.44 kWh 2010
36 Russia 6,043.27 kWh 2009
37 Ireland 6,032.15 kWh 2010
38 Spain 5,871.93 kWh 2008
39 United Kingdom 5,614.6 kWh 2008
40 Turks and Caicos Islands 5,522.2 kWh 2008
41 Trinidad and Tobago 5,504.2 kWh 2008
42 The Bahamas 5,474.54 kWh 2008
43 Slovakia 5,305.81 kWh 2009
44 Greece 5,297.63 kWh 2008
45 Estonia 5,282.51 kWh 2009
46 Italy 5,256.37 kWh 2008
47 Puerto Rico 5,174.34 kWh 2008
48 Greenland 5,123.56 kWh 2008
49 Oman 5,108.88 kWh 2008
50 Czech Republic 5,093.84 kWh 2009
51 Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) 5,035.03 kWh 2008
52 Kazakhstan 4,840.47 kWh 2009
53 Malta 4,786.12 kWh 2010
54 Serbia 4,676.72 kWh 2010
55 Portugal 4,544.17 kWh 2008
56 South Africa 4,348.98 kWh 2008
57 Hungary 4,269.99 kWh 2010
58 Cyprus 4,229.92 kWh 2008
59 Montenegro 3,999.04 kWh 2008
60 Republic of Macedonia 3,895.41 kWh 2010
61 Libya 3,894.97 kWh 2008
62 Bulgaria 3,730.98 kWh 2009
63 Croatia 3,622.01 kWh 2008
64 Poland 3,467.47 kWh 2008
65 Barbados 3,403.76 kWh 2008
66 Malaysia 3,375.28 kWh 2009
67 Chile 3,347.95 kWh 2008
68 Belarus 3,260.92 kWh 2008
69 American Samoa 3,097.12 kWh 2008
70 Lithuania 3,067.2 kWh 2008
71 Kosovo 3,058.8 kWh 2009
72 Latvia 3,016.64 kWh 2008
73 Venezuela 3,012.77 kWh 2008
74 Ukraine 2,922.7 kWh 2009
75 Iran 2,810.6 kWh 2009
76 Bosnia and Herzegovina 2,802.69 kWh 2009
77 Suriname 2,794.1 kWh 2008
78 Seychelles 2,780.72 kWh 2008
79 Argentina 2,638.87 kWh 2008
80 Turkmenistan 2,610.99 kWh 2009
81 China 2,595.39 kWh 2008
82 Jamaica 2,381.66 kWh 2008
83 French Polynesia 2,370.31 kWh 2008
84 Saint Kitts and Nevis 2,365.49 kWh 2008
85 Romania 2,351.53 kWh 2008
86 Lebanon 2,305.9 kWh 2009
87 Turkey 2,288.12 kWh 2008
88 Uruguay 2,244.97 kWh 2010
89 Tajikistan 2,242.39 kWh 2009
90 Brazil 2,175.81 kWh 2009
91 Azerbaijan 2,145.29 kWh 2008
92 Albania 2,090.44 kWh 2011
93 Thailand 1,988.36 kWh 2008
94 Jordan 1,952.99 kWh 2008
95 Costa Rica 1,819.44 kWh 2008
96 Saint Lucia 1,783.09 kWh 2008
97 Mauritius 1,761.04 kWh 2008
98 Iraq 1,723.96 kWh 2009
99 Grenada 1,700.93 kWh 2009
100 Maldives 1,695.55 kWh 2009
101 Armenia 1,674.57 kWh 2008
102 Federated States of Micronesia 1,669.42 kWh 2002
103 Georgia 1,615.04 kWh 2008
104 Panama 1,578.25 kWh 2010
105 Mexico 1,558.97 kWh 2009
106 Botswana 1,473.84 kWh 2008
107 Egypt 1,445.19 kWh 2008
108 Uzbekistan 1,444.14 kWh 2009
109 Syria 1,424.85 kWh 2008
110 Kyrgyzstan 1,405.23 kWh 2008
111 Paraguay 1,339.13 kWh 2009
112 Namibia 1,327.27 kWh 2009
113 Dominican Republic 1,319.97 kWh 2008
114 Cuba 1,257.04 kWh 2008
115 Antigua and Barbuda 1,253.68 kWh 2008
116 Moldova 1,250.1 kWh 2008
117 Tunisia 1,209.23 kWh 2008
118 Dominica 1,141.46 kWh 2008
119 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 1,124.06 kWh 2008
120 Mongolia 1,114.37 kWh 2010
121 Peru 1,096.97 kWh 2009
122 Gabon 1,079.01 kWh 2008
123 Swaziland 1,045.99 kWh 2008
124 Fiji 1,026.01 kWh 2008
125 Ecuador 1,016.37 kWh 2008
126 Vietnam 984.67 kWh 2010
127 Zimbabwe 975.43 kWh 2008
128 Guyana 886.9 kWh 2008
129 Colombia 859.74 kWh 2008
130 Algeria 853.73 kWh 2008
131 Honduras 840.98 kWh 2011
132 North Korea 777.52 kWh 2008
133 El Salvador 731.63 kWh 2009
134 Morocco 693.58 kWh 2008
135 Belize 682.69 kWh 2008
136 Zambia 611.25 kWh 2008
137 Philippines 592.04 kWh 2009
138 Bolivia 572.44 kWh 2010
139 Indonesia 538.33 kWh 2008
140 Samoa 537.38 kWh 2008
141 Guatemala 520.8 kWh 2008
142 India 511.3 kWh 2008
143 Cape Verde 492.31 kWh 2008
144 Nicaragua 466.83 kWh 2008
145 Mozambique 447.23 kWh 2008
146 Papua New Guinea 420.86 kWh 2008
147 Pakistan 410.46 kWh 2008
148 Sri Lanka 390.02 kWh 2008
149 Tonga 361.35 kWh 2008
150 Laos 348.67 kWh 2010
151 Djibouti 321.44 kWh 2008
152 Ghana 262.22 kWh 2008
153 Bhutan 261.16 kWh 2009
154 Cameroon 249.2 kWh 2008
155 Sao Tome and Principe 226.62 kWh 2008
156 Kiribati 215.75 kWh 2008
157 Yemen 214.07 kWh 2008
158 Cote d'Ivoire 196.28 kWh 2008
159 Angola 183.73 kWh 2008
160 Vanuatu 177.42 kWh 2008
161 Bangladesh 160.13 kWh 2009
162 Mauritania 148.62 kWh 2008
163 Kenya 147.99 kWh 2008
164 Solomon Islands 144.06 kWh 2008
165 Senegal 144.05 kWh 2008
166 Equatorial Guinea 130.03 kWh 2008
167 The Gambia 129.66 kWh 2008
168 Nigeria 119.97 kWh 2008
169 Lesotho 119.66 kWh 2008
170 Togo 112.22 kWh 2008
171 Cambodia 111.83 kWh 2008
172 Sudan 111.25 kWh 2008
173 Malawi 110.27 kWh 2008
174 Democratic Republic of the Congo 102.62 kWh 2008
175 Nepal 96.19 kWh 2008
176 Burma 90.48 kWh 2008
177 Liberia 84.84 kWh 2008
178 Guinea 82.95 kWh 2008
179 Tanzania 81.01 kWh 2008
180 Comoros 74.48 kWh 2008
181 Benin 72.77 kWh 2008
182 Uganda 61.61 kWh 2008
183 Madagascar 51.79 kWh 2008
184 Burkina Faso 46.62 kWh 2008
185 Guinea-Bissau 42.92 kWh 2008
186 Niger 42.48 kWh 2008
187 Eritrea 41.79 kWh 2008
188 Ethiopia 40.63 kWh 2008
189 Central African Republic 35.55 kWh 2008
190 Mali 34.68 kWh 2008
191 Somalia 32.06 kWh 2008
192 Burundi 31.7 kWh 2008
193 Haiti 31.22 kWh 2010
194 Rwanda 23.16 kWh 2008
195 Sierra Leone 9.75 kWh 2008
196 Chad 8.43 kWh 2008
197 Afghanistan 8.34 kWh 2009
198 Northern Mariana Islands 0.874 kWh 2009

Citation

"All countries compared for Economy > Electricity > Consumption per capita", CIA World Factbooks 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Economy/Electricity/Consumption-per-capita

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