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Energy > Electricity > Consumption by households and other consumers > Per capita: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Per capita figures expressed per 1 population.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Norway 12,523.74 kWh per capita 2005
2 Qatar 11,432.73 kWh per capita 2005
3 Kuwait 10,792.18 kWh per capita 2005
4 United Arab Emirates 10,461.39 kWh per capita 2005
5 Guam 9,644.24 kWh per capita 2005
6 United States 9,409.27 kWh per capita 2005
7 Bermuda 9,391.22 kWh per capita 2005
8 Canada 9,140.07 kWh per capita 2005
9 Bahrain 8,893.27 kWh per capita 2005
10 Sweden 7,792.74 kWh per capita 2005
11 Finland 7,057.81 kWh per capita 2005
12 Brunei 6,698.43 kWh per capita 2005
13 Iceland 6,436.39 kWh per capita 2005
14 Virgin Islands 5,979.32 kWh per capita 2005
15 Puerto Rico 5,961.06 kWh per capita 2005
16 Saint Pierre and Miquelon 5,847.12 kWh per capita 2005
17 Australia 5,494.27 kWh per capita 2005
18 Faroe Islands 5,486.54 kWh per capita 2005
19 New Zealand 5,298.74 kWh per capita 2005
20 Hong Kong 5,197.59 kWh per capita 2005
21 Saudi Arabia 5,168.18 kWh per capita 2005
22 Gibraltar 4,984.94 kWh per capita 2005
23 Japan 4,837.53 kWh per capita 2005
24 Anguilla 4,798.55 kWh per capita 2005
25 Greenland 4,777.38 kWh per capita 2005
High income OECD countries average (profile) 4,591.97 kWh per capita 2005
26 Luxembourg 4,563.08 kWh per capita 2005
27 Cayman Islands 4,555.56 kWh per capita 2005
28 Singapore 4,470.03 kWh per capita 2005
29 Cyprus 4,464.24 kWh per capita 2005
30 Israel 4,439.6 kWh per capita 2005
31 Palau 4,427.86 kWh per capita 2005
32 Taiwan 4,307.35 kWh per capita 2005
33 Macau 4,259.37 kWh per capita 2005
34 Denmark 4,224.17 kWh per capita 2005
OPEC countries average (profile) 4,068.38 kWh per capita 2005
35 Ireland 3,996.06 kWh per capita 2005
Non-religious countries average (profile) 3,834.15 kWh per capita 2005
36 Netherlands 3,757.02 kWh per capita 2005
37 Belgium 3,729.87 kWh per capita 2005
38 Malta 3,655.51 kWh per capita 2005
39 United Kingdom 3,616.38 kWh per capita 2005
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 3,611.04 kWh per capita 2005
40 Austria 3,581.92 kWh per capita 2005
41 South Korea 3,542.29 kWh per capita 2005
Eurozone average (profile) 3,521.6 kWh per capita 2005
NATO countries average (profile) 3,375.26 kWh per capita 2005
European Union average (profile) 3,268.33 kWh per capita 2005
42 Greece 3,267.83 kWh per capita 2005
43 Germany 3,264.24 kWh per capita 2005
44 Oman 3,092.74 kWh per capita 2005
45 Spain 3,037.53 kWh per capita 2005
Cold countries average (profile) 3,028.04 kWh per capita 2005
46 Czech Republic 2,927.96 kWh per capita 2005
47 Estonia 2,792.51 kWh per capita 2005
48 Portugal 2,718.44 kWh per capita 2005
49 Slovenia 2,685.33 kWh per capita 2005
50 Martinique 2,647.26 kWh per capita 2005
51 Barbados 2,607.25 kWh per capita 2005
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 2,568.54 kWh per capita 2005
52 The Bahamas 2,550.59 kWh per capita 2005
53 Croatia 2,381.54 kWh per capita 2005
54 Saint Kitts and Nevis 2,354.17 kWh per capita 2005
55 Libya 2,332.47 kWh per capita 2005
Former British colonies average (profile) 2,313.49 kWh per capita 2005
56 American Samoa 2,247 kWh per capita 2005
57 New Caledonia 2,243.27 kWh per capita 2005
58 Hungary 2,178.14 kWh per capita 2005
59 Slovakia 2,087.25 kWh per capita 2005
60 Netherlands Antilles 2,085.89 kWh per capita 2005
Sparsely populated countries average (profile) 2,084.96 kWh per capita 2005
61 Reunion 2,033.6 kWh per capita 2005
62 Bulgaria 1,993.15 kWh per capita 2005
63 French Polynesia 1,843.31 kWh per capita 2005
64 South Africa 1,770.21 kWh per capita 2005
65 Trinidad and Tobago 1,726.89 kWh per capita 2005
Muslim countries average (profile) 1,724.25 kWh per capita 2005
66 Latvia 1,687.03 kWh per capita 2005
67 Russia 1,655.51 kWh per capita 2005
68 Lebanon 1,653.31 kWh per capita 2005
69 Malaysia 1,635.53 kWh per capita 2005
70 Azerbaijan 1,615.28 kWh per capita 2005
Eastern Europe average (profile) 1,609.61 kWh per capita 2005
71 Saint Lucia 1,517.07 kWh per capita 2005
72 Lithuania 1,476.44 kWh per capita 2005
73 Uruguay 1,445.37 kWh per capita 2005
74 Namibia 1,419.81 kWh per capita 2005
75 Poland 1,402.6 kWh per capita 2005
76 Panama 1,399.66 kWh per capita 2005
77 Niue 1,385.04 kWh per capita 2005
78 Bosnia and Herzegovina 1,370.34 kWh per capita 2005
79 Iran 1,315.93 kWh per capita 2005
80 Venezuela 1,313.28 kWh per capita 2005
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 1,312.71 kWh per capita 2005
Catholic countries average (profile) 1,309.57 kWh per capita 2005
81 Aruba 1,296.11 kWh per capita 2005
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 1,294.3 kWh per capita 2005
82 Iraq 1,275.63 kWh per capita 2005
83 Belarus 1,255.68 kWh per capita 2005
84 Grenada 1,248.83 kWh per capita 2005
85 Tajikistan 1,241.64 kWh per capita 2005
86 Costa Rica 1,227.65 kWh per capita 2005
87 French Guiana 1,227.58 kWh per capita 2005
Hot countries average (profile) 1,203.65 kWh per capita 2005
88 Argentina 1,198.46 kWh per capita 2005
89 Kyrgyzstan 1,173.91 kWh per capita 2005
90 Georgia 1,135.79 kWh per capita 2005
91 Armenia 1,125.88 kWh per capita 2005
92 Jordan 1,118.54 kWh per capita 2005
Emerging markets average (profile) 1,115.85 kWh per capita 2005
93 Dominica 1,055.56 kWh per capita 2005
94 Guadeloupe 1,045.21 kWh per capita 2005
95 Suriname 1,032.86 kWh per capita 2005
96 Ukraine 1,017.77 kWh per capita 2005
97 Thailand 1,000.86 kWh per capita 2005
98 Brazil 993 kWh per capita 2005
99 Mauritius 986.12 kWh per capita 2005
100 Moldova 973 kWh per capita 2005
101 British Virgin Islands 971.6 kWh per capita 2005
102 Montserrat 963.49 kWh per capita 2005
103 Chile 950.65 kWh per capita 2005
104 Turkey 932.77 kWh per capita 2005
105 Albania 920.22 kWh per capita 2005
106 Uzbekistan 878.12 kWh per capita 2005
Religious countries average (profile) 858.54 kWh per capita 2005
107 Kazakhstan 849.67 kWh per capita 2005
108 Turkmenistan 812.49 kWh per capita 2005
109 Saint Helena 804.29 kWh per capita 2005
110 Guyana 798.65 kWh per capita 2005
111 Egypt 740.27 kWh per capita 2005
112 Cuba 727.63 kWh per capita 2005
113 Antigua and Barbuda 712.68 kWh per capita 2005
114 Botswana 694.08 kWh per capita 2005
115 Mexico 679.22 kWh per capita 2005
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 677.74 kWh per capita 2005
116 Syria 666.48 kWh per capita 2005
117 Jamaica 653.61 kWh per capita 2005
118 Tunisia 648.82 kWh per capita 2005
119 Romania 637.87 kWh per capita 2005
120 Gabon 617.85 kWh per capita 2005
121 Dominican Republic 585.45 kWh per capita 2005
122 Colombia 585.42 kWh per capita 2005
123 Samoa 562.21 kWh per capita 2005
124 Ecuador 548.44 kWh per capita 2005
125 Seychelles 520.75 kWh per capita 2005
126 Zimbabwe 514.47 kWh per capita 2005
South and Central Asia average (profile) 500.52 kWh per capita 2005
127 Algeria 489.05 kWh per capita 2005
128 Turks and Caicos Islands 486.48 kWh per capita 2005
129 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 470.39 kWh per capita 2005
130 Belize 462.65 kWh per capita 2005
131 China 444.18 kWh per capita 2005
132 Maldives 443.5 kWh per capita 2005
133 Paraguay 442 kWh per capita 2005
134 Honduras 411.06 kWh per capita 2005
135 North Korea 380.61 kWh per capita 2005
136 Papua New Guinea 368.6 kWh per capita 2005
137 Peru 363.77 kWh per capita 2005
138 Philippines 354.51 kWh per capita 2005
139 Swaziland 332.42 kWh per capita 1994
140 Bolivia 330.32 kWh per capita 2005
141 Fiji 330.3 kWh per capita 2005
142 El Salvador 322.92 kWh per capita 2005
143 Guatemala 322.38 kWh per capita 2005
144 Morocco 321.01 kWh per capita 2005
145 Cape Verde 320.2 kWh per capita 2005
146 Djibouti 308.92 kWh per capita 2005
147 Pakistan 306.78 kWh per capita 2005
148 Nicaragua 293.05 kWh per capita 2005
149 Western Sahara 293.03 kWh per capita 2005
150 Indonesia 292.82 kWh per capita 2005
151 Vietnam 288.49 kWh per capita 2005
152 Mongolia 249.41 kWh per capita 2005
153 Sri Lanka 244.99 kWh per capita 2005
154 India 233.68 kWh per capita 2005
Former French colonies average (profile) 233.29 kWh per capita 2005
155 Vanuatu 212.9 kWh per capita 2005
156 Zambia 208.51 kWh per capita 2005
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 204.72 kWh per capita 2005
failed states average (profile) 188.94 kWh per capita 2005
157 Bhutan 188.38 kWh per capita 2005
South Asia average (profile) 164.89 kWh per capita 2005
158 Yemen 157.05 kWh per capita 2005
159 Laos 125.36 kWh per capita 2005
160 Cameroon 125.35 kWh per capita 2005
161 Sao Tome and Principe 121.39 kWh per capita 2005
162 Kiribati 101.01 kWh per capita 2005
163 Cote d'Ivoire 98 kWh per capita 2005
164 Senegal 96.5 kWh per capita 2005
165 Liberia 92.89 kWh per capita 2005
166 Angola 91.71 kWh per capita 2005
167 The Gambia 85.69 kWh per capita 2005
168 Bangladesh 80.23 kWh per capita 2005
169 Nigeria 79.59 kWh per capita 2005
170 Sudan 66.76 kWh per capita 2005
171 Togo 65.74 kWh per capita 2005
172 Solomon Islands 64.42 kWh per capita 1991
173 Ghana 62.63 kWh per capita 2005
174 Benin 55.81 kWh per capita 2005
175 Equatorial Guinea 53.62 kWh per capita 2005
176 Kenya 51.99 kWh per capita 2005
177 Mauritania 49.86 kWh per capita 2005
178 Congo, Republic of the 44.76 kWh per capita 2005
179 Burma 44.6 kWh per capita 2005
180 Eritrea 39.53 kWh per capita 2005
181 Nepal 38.03 kWh per capita 2005
182 Malawi 36.87 kWh per capita 2005
183 Tanzania 35.68 kWh per capita 2005
184 Mozambique 35.37 kWh per capita 2005
185 Somalia 32.33 kWh per capita 2005
186 Mali 31.96 kWh per capita 2005
187 Comoros 31.64 kWh per capita 2005
188 Madagascar 31.12 kWh per capita 2005
189 Guinea 29.44 kWh per capita 2005
190 Democratic Republic of the Congo 24.1 kWh per capita 2005
191 Haiti 20.87 kWh per capita 2005
192 Ethiopia 19.49 kWh per capita 2005
193 Central African Republic 18.57 kWh per capita 2005
194 Burkina Faso 17.77 kWh per capita 2005
195 Niger 17.55 kWh per capita 2005
196 Afghanistan 15.37 kWh per capita 2005
197 Cambodia 12.79 kWh per capita 2005
198 Rwanda 12.72 kWh per capita 2005
199 Uganda 11.73 kWh per capita 2005
200 Burundi 11.53 kWh per capita 2005
201 Chad 6.16 kWh per capita 2005
202 Sierra Leone 5.61 kWh per capita 2005

Citation

"Countries Compared by Energy > Electricity > Consumption by households and other consumers > Per capita. 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/Electricity/Consumption-by-households-and-other-consumers/Per-capita

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