Energy > Coal > Production: Countries Compared


1 China 2.2 billion ton 2005
2 United States 531.82 million ton 2005
3 Soviet Union 413.98 million ton 1991
4 India 407.01 million ton 2005
5 Australia 265.43 million ton 2005
6 South Africa 244.99 million ton 2005
7 Russia 202.91 million ton 2005
8 Indonesia 152.2 million ton 2005
Emerging markets average (profile) 142.55 million ton 2003
South Asia average (profile) 102.99 million ton 2005
9 Poland 97.9 million ton 2005
10 Kazakhstan 86.62 million ton 2005
11 Ukraine 60 million ton 2005
12 Colombia 59.06 million ton 2005
13 Vietnam 32.4 million ton 2005
14 Canada 28.59 million ton 2005
15 Germany 28.02 million ton 2005
16 North Korea 24.06 million ton 2005
17 United Kingdom 20.5 million ton 2005
18 Czechoslovakia 19.52 million ton 1991
19 Czech Republic 13.25 million ton 2005
20 Spain 8.55 million ton 2005
21 Venezuela 7.2 million ton 2005
22 Brazil 6.25 million ton 2005
23 Pakistan 4.87 million ton 2005
24 Zimbabwe 3.62 million ton 2005
25 Bosnia and Herzegovina 3.55 million ton 2005
26 Japan 3.21 million ton 2001
27 South Korea 2.83 million ton 2005
28 New Zealand 2.54 million ton 2005
29 Turkey 2.17 million ton 2005
30 Mexico 1.79 million ton 2005
31 Norway 1.47 million ton 2005
32 Iran 1.33 million ton 2005
33 Mongolia 1.23 million ton 2005
34 Burma 993,000 ton 2005
35 Botswana 967,000 ton 2005
36 Malaysia 682,020 ton 2005
37 Chile 544,000 ton 2005
38 Swaziland 360,000 ton 2005
39 Laos 300,000 ton 2005
40 Zambia 244,000 ton 2005
41 Belgium 218,000 ton 1992
42 Niger 182,000 ton 2005
43 Philippines 178,000 ton 2005
44 Portugal 147,000 ton 1994
45 Democratic Republic of the Congo 120,000 ton 2005
46 Yugoslavia 95,000 ton 2005
47 Tajikistan 85,000 ton 2005
=48 Taiwan 83,000 ton 2000
=48 Hungary 83,000 ton 1992
50 Tanzania 75,000 ton 2005
51 Uzbekistan 69,000 ton 2000
52 Malawi 65,000 ton 2005
53 Bhutan 51,000 ton 2005
54 Kyrgyzstan 49,000 ton 2005
55 Peru 43,000 ton 2005
56 Mozambique 40,500 ton 2005
=57 Egypt 33,000 ton 2005
=57 Afghanistan 33,000 ton 2005
59 Argentina 25,000 ton 2005
60 Denmark 23,000 ton 1997
61 Croatia 15,000 ton 1999
62 Nepal 11,000 ton 2005
63 Romania 10,000 ton 2003
64 Bulgaria 9,000 ton 2005
65 Nigeria 8,000 ton 2005
66 Slovenia 6,000 ton 1999
=67 Georgia 5,000 ton 2005
=67 Algeria 5,000 ton 1999
69 Sweden 4,000 ton 1993
70 Thailand 3,000 ton 1996
71 Morocco 2,000 ton 2001
=72 Cameroon 1,000 ton 1997
=72 Ireland 1,000 ton 1995


"Countries Compared by Energy > Coal > Production. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", Source: Energy Statistics Database | United Nations Statistics Division. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Energy/Coal/Production

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Interesting observations about Energy > Coal > Production

  • China has had the highest coal > production since 1990.
  • India ranked second for coal > production amongst Emerging markets in 2005.
  • United States has ranked #2 in coal > production since 1990.
  • All of the top 2 countries by coal > production are Cold countries'.
  • Japan ranked last for coal > production amongst Group of 7 countries (G7) in 2001.
  • Afghanistan ranked last for coal > production amongst South Asia in 2005.
  • Australia ranked second for coal > production amongst High income OECD countries in 2005.
  • Russia ranked first for coal > production amongst Europe in 2005.
  • Ireland ranked last for coal > production amongst English speaking countries in 1995.
  • Indonesia ranked first for coal > production amongst Muslim countries in 2005.


Notice -Soviet Union only shows 1991 - not recent 2005 for Russia- same pattern Chech Rep.I did not ck Total but rankingwise stick w/ apples 2 apples comp.

Posted on 10 Jan 2010




The Soviet Union no longer exists. The stats you are using for it would include production of the now independent republics (Russia, the various Stans), which are also listed, so you're doubling up. Similarly, the Czech Republic stats would overlap with the Czechoslovakia stats. Obviously then your total is out.

Posted on 26 Dec 2009

Karen Nunan

Karen Nunan

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