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Energy > Electricity > Production: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: The annual electricity generated 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 ChinaChina 4.94 trillion kWh 2012
2 United StatesUnited States 4.1 trillion kWh 2011
3 European UnionEuropean Union 3.06 trillion kWh 2007
4 RussiaRussia 1.06 trillion kWh 2012
Group of 7 countries (G7) averageGroup of 7 countries (G7) average 1.06 trillion kWh 2011
5 IndiaIndia 985.4 billion kWh 2011
6 JapanJapan 936.2 billion kWh 2012
7 CanadaCanada 618.9 billion kWh 2011
Non-religious countries averageNon-religious countries average 596.66 billion kWh 2011
8 GermanyGermany 575.6 billion kWh 2011
9 BrazilBrazil 530.7 billion kWh 2011
10 FranceFrance 530.6 billion kWh 2011
11 South KoreaSouth Korea 459.5 billion kWh 2011
12 United KingdomUnited Kingdom 342.1 billion kWh 2011
High income OECD countries averageHigh income OECD countries average 308.79 billion kWh 2011
13 ItalyItaly 283.5 billion kWh 2011
14 SpainSpain 276.8 billion kWh 2011
Emerging markets averageEmerging markets average 270.47 billion kWh 2005
15 MexicoMexico 257.9 billion kWh 2011
16 South AfricaSouth Africa 257.9 billion kWh 2012
17 TaiwanTaiwan 252.2 billion kWh 2011
18 Saudi ArabiaSaudi Arabia 239.2 billion kWh 2011
Cold countries averageCold countries average 225.71 billion kWh 2001
19 AustraliaAustralia 225.5 billion kWh 2011
20 IranIran 220.3 billion kWh 2011
21 TurkeyTurkey 217.7 billion kWh 2011
Heavily indebted countries averageHeavily indebted countries average 203.51 billion kWh 2010
22 UkraineUkraine 198.1 billion kWh 2012
South Asia averageSouth Asia average 189.29 billion kWh 2009
23 IndonesiaIndonesia 173.8 billion kWh 2011
24 ThailandThailand 173.3 billion kWh 2012
NATO countries averageNATO average 160.97 billion kWh 2011
25 PolandPoland 153.4 billion kWh 2011
26 SwedenSweden 148.7 billion kWh 2011
Former British colonies averageFormer British colonies average 144.42 billion kWh 2010
27 EgyptEgypt 138.7 billion kWh 2011
28 VenezuelaVenezuela 127.6 billion kWh 2012
29 NorwayNorway 125.2 billion kWh 2011
Eurozone averageEurozone average 124.35 billion kWh 2011
30 ArgentinaArgentina 119.3 billion kWh 2010
European Union averageEuropean Union average 119.02 billion kWh 2011
31 MalaysiaMalaysia 118 billion kWh 2012
32 VietnamVietnam 117 billion kWh 2012
Europe averageEurope average 108.05 billion kWh 2001
33 NetherlandsNetherlands 106.7 billion kWh 2011
34 United Arab EmiratesUAE 102.7 billion kWh 2011
Former Soviet republics averageFormer Soviet republics average 100.77 billion kWh 2007
35 PakistanPakistan 94.65 billion kWh 2011
Christian countries averageChristian countries average 93.05 billion kWh 2001
36 KazakhstanKazakhstan 90.53 billion kWh 2012
Religious countries averageReligious countries average 88.82 billion kWh 2005
Eastern Europe averageEastern Europe average 86.71 billion kWh 2001
South and Central Asia averageSouth and Central Asia average 86.06 billion kWh 2007
37 BelgiumBelgium 83.37 billion kWh 2011
38 Czech RepublicCzech Republic 82.19 billion kWh 2011
OPEC countries averageOPEC countries average 76.67 billion kWh 2010
Catholic countries averageCatholic countries average 73.12 billion kWh 2005
39 FinlandFinland 70.34 billion kWh 2011
40 PhilippinesPhilippines 67.45 billion kWh 2011
Sparsely populated countries averageSparsely populated countries average 66.1 billion kWh 2010
Middle Eastern and North Africa averageMiddle Eastern and North Africa average 64.73 billion kWh 2010
41 ColombiaColombia 63.65 billion kWh 2011
42 ChileChile 62.86 billion kWh 2011
43 RomaniaRomania 60.39 billion kWh 2011
44 SwitzerlandSwitzerland 60.18 billion kWh 2011
45 IsraelIsrael 55.77 billion kWh 2011
46 KuwaitKuwait 55.55 billion kWh 2011
47 ParaguayParaguay 53.53 billion kWh 2010
48 UzbekistanUzbekistan 52.53 billion kWh 2012
49 GreeceGreece 50.43 billion kWh 2011
50 PortugalPortugal 49.92 billion kWh 2011
51 IraqIraq 47.4 billion kWh 2010
52 AlgeriaAlgeria 46.25 billion kWh 2011
53 SingaporeSingapore 44.41 billion kWh 2011
54 SyriaSyria 43.76 billion kWh 2010
55 New ZealandNew Zealand 43.54 billion kWh 2011
56 BulgariaBulgaria 43.39 billion kWh 2010
57 Hong KongHong Kong 41.3 billion kWh 2012
Former Spanish colonies averageFormer Spanish colonies average 40.9 billion kWh 2010
58 BangladeshBangladesh 40.08 billion kWh 2011
59 PeruPeru 38.4 billion kWh 2012
60 SerbiaSerbia 37.86 billion kWh 2012
61 Serbia and MontenegroSerbia+ 35.9 billion kWh 2010
Latin America and Caribbean averageLatin America and Caribbean average 35.69 billion kWh 2010
Hot countries averageHot countries average 35.07 billion kWh 2010
62 HungaryHungary 34.28 billion kWh 2012
63 DenmarkDenmark 33.71 billion kWh 2011
64 BelarusBelarus 32.82 billion kWh 2010
65 QatarQatar 32.34 billion kWh 2011
Muslim countries averageMuslim countries average 31.18 billion kWh 2007
66 LibyaLibya 29.72 billion kWh 2010
67 IrelandIreland 26.04 billion kWh 2011
68 NigeriaNigeria 24.87 billion kWh 2010
69 SlovakiaSlovakia 24.39 billion kWh 2011
70 EcuadorEcuador 21.84 billion kWh 2011
71 MoroccoMorocco 21.13 billion kWh 2010
72 North KoreaNorth Korea 21.04 billion kWh 2010
73 Puerto RicoPuerto Rico 20.02 billion kWh 2011
74 AzerbaijanAzerbaijan 19.44 billion kWh 2011
75 OmanOman 18.63 billion kWh 2010
76 CubaCuba 17.8 billion kWh 2011
77 IcelandIceland 17.08 billion kWh 2011
78 TajikistanTajikistan 16.9 billion kWh 2012
79 Bosnia and HerzegovinaBosnia+ 16.5 billion kWh 2010
80 TurkmenistanTurkmenistan 15.66 billion kWh 2010
81 SloveniaSlovenia 15.17 billion kWh 2011
82 TunisiaTunisia 15.14 billion kWh 2010
83 KyrgyzstanKyrgyzstan 14.9 billion kWh 2011
84 MozambiqueMozambique 14.83 billion kWh 2012
85 LebanonLebanon 14.81 billion kWh 2010
86 JordanJordan 14.64 billion kWh 2011
87 BahrainBahrain 13.16 billion kWh 2011
88 Dominican RepublicDominican Rep. 13.09 billion kWh 2011
89 LithuaniaLithuania 12.27 billion kWh 2012
90 EstoniaEstonia 12.19 billion kWh 2011
91 Sri LankaSri Lanka 11.52 billion kWh 2011
92 ZambiaZambia 11.19 billion kWh 2010
Former French colonies averageFormer French colonies average 9.8 billion kWh 2010
93 GeorgiaGeorgia 9.69 billion kWh 2012
94 UruguayUruguay 9.5 billion kWh 2011
95 Costa RicaCosta Rica 9.47 billion kWh 2010
96 CroatiaCroatia 9.28 billion kWh 2012
97 GhanaGhana 8.21 billion kWh 2010
98 GuatemalaGuatemala 8.15 billion kWh 2011
99 Trinidad and TobagoTrinidad+ 8 billion kWh 2010
100 ZimbabweZimbabwe 7.81 billion kWh 2010
101 Democratic Republic of the CongoCongo, DR. 7.8 billion kWh 2010
102 AlbaniaAlbania 7.48 billion kWh 2010
Failed states averageFailed states average 7.48 billion kWh 2010
103 ArmeniaArmenia 7.43 billion kWh 2011
104 BurmaBurma 7.35 billion kWh 2010
105 KenyaKenya 7.33 billion kWh 2010
106 YemenYemen 7.29 billion kWh 2010
107 PanamaPanama 7.26 billion kWh 2010
108 BhutanBhutan 7.23 billion kWh 2010
109 SudanSudan 7.19 billion kWh 2010
110 BoliviaBolivia 6.94 billion kWh 2012
111 HondurasHonduras 6.49 billion kWh 2010
112 LatviaLatvia 6.41 billion kWh 2010
113 Republic of MacedoniaMacedonia Rep. 5.81 billion kWh 2012
114 CameroonCameroon 5.76 billion kWh 2010
115 El SalvadorEl Salvador 5.73 billion kWh 2011
116 Cote d'IvoireCote d'Ivoire 5.72 billion kWh 2010
117 KosovoKosovo 5.16 billion kWh 2011
118 AngolaAngola 5.12 billion kWh 2010
119 EthiopiaEthiopia 4.93 billion kWh 2010
120 CyprusCyprus 4.57 billion kWh 2011
121 MongoliaMongolia 4.48 billion kWh 2010
122 TanzaniaTanzania 4.3 billion kWh 2010
123 JamaicaJamaica 3.96 billion kWh 2010
124 MontenegroMontenegro 3.94 billion kWh 2010
125 NicaraguaNicaragua 3.82 billion kWh 2011
126 BruneiBrunei 3.72 billion kWh 2011
127 LaosLaos 3.63 billion kWh 2010
128 NepalNepal 3.43 billion kWh 2012
129 Papua New GuineaPapua NG 3.35 billion kWh 2010
130 SenegalSenegal 2.77 billion kWh 2010
Sub-Saharan Africa averageSub-Saharan Africa average 2.67 billion kWh 2010
131 MauritiusMauritius 2.63 billion kWh 2011
132 UgandaUganda 2.41 billion kWh 2010
133 MaltaMalta 2.17 billion kWh 2011
134 LuxembourgLuxembourg 2.07 billion kWh 2011
135 New CaledoniaNew Caledonia 1.98 billion kWh 2010
136 MalawiMalawi 1.97 billion kWh 2010
137 The BahamasThe Bahamas 1.93 billion kWh 2010
138 GabonGabon 1.78 billion kWh 2010
139 GuamGuam 1.73 billion kWh 2011
140 NamibiaNamibia 1.64 billion kWh 2012
141 SurinameSuriname 1.57 billion kWh 2010
142 MadagascarMadagascar 1.21 billion kWh 2010
143 MartiniqueMartinique 1.21 billion kWh 2003
144 Netherlands AntillesN. Antilles 1.2 billion kWh 2006
145 ReunionReunion 1.19 billion kWh 2003
146 GuadeloupeGuadeloupe 1.17 billion kWh 2003
147 CambodiaCambodia 1.02 billion kWh 2011
148 MoldovaMoldova 1.02 billion kWh 2011
149 BarbadosBarbados 1 billion kWh 2011
150 AfghanistanAfghanistan 986.1 million kWh 2010
151 ArubaAruba 980 million kWh 2010
152 GuineaGuinea 969 million kWh 2010
153 South SudanSouth Sudan 881.3 million kWh 2010
154 FijiFiji 836.1 million kWh 2011
155 Virgin IslandsVirgin Islands 794 million kWh 2011
156 HaitiHaiti 726 million kWh 2012
157 MauritaniaMauritania 701 million kWh 2010
158 GuyanaGuyana 700 million kWh 2010
159 BermudaBermuda 675 million kWh 2011
160 French PolynesiaFr. Polynesia 672 million kWh 2010
161 Burkina FasoBurkina Faso 670 million kWh 2010
162 Cayman IslandsCayman Islands 594 million kWh 2011
163 MacauMacau 561 million kWh 2012
164 Congo, Republic of theCongo, Republic of the 559 million kWh 2012
165 BelizeBelize 524.2 million kWh 2010
166 MaliMali 520 million kWh 2010
167 SwazilandSwaziland 496 million kWh 2010
168 French GuianaFrench Guiana 465.2 million kWh 2003
169 West BankWest Bank 445 million kWh 2010
170 BotswanaBotswana 429.6 million kWh 2010
171 Saint LuciaSaint Lucia 362 million kWh 2011
172 LiberiaLiberia 335 million kWh 2010
173 DjiboutiDjibouti 325 million kWh 2010
174 SomaliaSomalia 310 million kWh 2010
175 MaldivesMaldives 301.1 million kWh 2010
176 EritreaEritrea 292.5 million kWh 2010
177 Cape VerdeCape Verde 287 million kWh 2010
178 SeychellesSeychelles 283 million kWh 2010
179 RwandaRwanda 280.2 million kWh 2010
180 GreenlandGreenland 276.6 million kWh 2010
181 Faroe IslandsFaroe Islands 261 million kWh 2011
182 NigerNiger 250 million kWh 2010
183 The GambiaThe Gambia 230 million kWh 2010
184 GrenadaGrenada 201.4 million kWh 2010
185 Turks and Caicos IslandsTurks+ 200 million kWh 2010
186 LesothoLesotho 200 million kWh 2010
187 Federated States of MicronesiaMicronesia 192 million kWh 2002
188 GibraltarGibraltar 166.4 million kWh 2010
189 Central African RepublicCentral Africa 160 million kWh 2010
190 American SamoaAmerican Samoa 155 million kWh 2011
191 BurundiBurundi 152 million kWh 2010
192 Sierra LeoneSierra Leone 145 million kWh 2010
193 BeninBenin 142.1 million kWh 2010
194 Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesSt Vincent+ 136 million kWh 2010
195 Saint Kitts and NevisSt Kitts+ 135 million kWh 2010
196 East TimorEast Timor 131.7 million kWh 2011
197 TogoTogo 127.1 million kWh 2010
198 SamoaSamoa 120.2 million kWh 2010
199 Antigua and BarbudaAntigua+ 115 million kWh 2010
200 DominicaDominica 100.5 million kWh 2010
201 ChadChad 98 million kWh 2010
202 Equatorial GuineaEqu. Guinea 97 million kWh 2010
203 AndorraAndorra 91.24 million kWh 2011
204 AustriaAustria 91.24 million kWh 2011
205 Western SaharaWestern Sahara 90 million kWh 2010
206 Solomon IslandsSolomon Islands 82 million kWh 2010
207 Guinea-BissauGuinea-Bissau 67 million kWh 2010
208 VanuatuVanuatu 55 million kWh 2010
209 Saint Pierre and MiquelonSt Pierre+ 53 million kWh 2010
210 British Virgin IslandsBrit. Virgin Isl. 50 million kWh 2010
211 TongaTonga 41 million kWh 2010
212 ComorosComoros 40 million kWh 2010
213 NauruNauru 35 million kWh 2010
214 Cook IslandsCook Islands 31.13 million kWh 2010
215 Sao Tome and PrincipeSoa Tome+ 30 million kWh 2010
216 KiribatiKiribati 25 million kWh 2010
217 MontserratMontserrat 24 million kWh 2010
218 Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)Falklands 19 million kWh 2010
219 Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da CunhaSaint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha 8 million kWh 2010
220 Saint HelenaSaint Helena 8 million kWh 2006
221 NiueNiue 3 million kWh 2010
222 Northern Mariana IslandsN. Mariana 60,600 kWh 2009
223 Gaza StripGaza Strip 51,000 kWh 2011

Citation

"All countries compared for Energy > Electricity > Production", CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Energy/Electricity/Production

Energy > Electricity > Production: Countries Compared Map

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Agriculture

Statistics and graphs related to agriculture are found here. How many agricultural workers are there per hectare? Tractors? Which country produces the maximum cotton? Who is the biggest exporter of bananas? Click in if these interest you.

TOP STATS: Agricultural machinery > Tractors, Arable land > Hectares, Agricultural growth and 306 more

Background

What is the background of the country? National bird? Get a quick summary of countries in this section.

TOP STATS: Overview, Full name

Cost of living

TOP STATS: Transport prices > Gas/petrol > 1 litre, Real estate prices > Interest rate, Real estate prices > Apartment purchase price per sqm > Outside city centre and 50 more

Crime

No explanation needed for this section. Murders. Guns. Jails. Crimes. Judges. We have all of that and more out here. Actually we go deeper than your routine crime beat sections. How many adults were prosecuted? What percentage were convicted? How many were women? What is the death penalty rate in different countries? How safe do the citizens perceive they are? Do they trust the police? Will they report a crime? You'll find surprising answers here.

TOP STATS: Rapes, Murders > Per capita, Total crimes and 155 more

Disasters

The tsunami rocked the civilized world with its widespread devastation. Learn the details of the losses incurred by the countries affected. How are the developed countries helping out? Who has pledged the most money? How do they compare? Check out...

TOP STATS: Tsunami > Death toll, Tsunami > Foreigners death toll, Tsunami > Funds pledged and 43 more

Economy

This category is all about money. GDP. Aid. Gross national income. Debt. Inflation. Trade balance. Foreign investment. Government spending. You get the idea.

TOP STATS: GDP per capita, GDP, Population below poverty line and 3530 more

Education

Any and every statistic which can be collected about schooling and the whole education sector can be found here. What is the duration of education in different countries? Is the percentage of enrollment different for sexes? How long do students spend learning their mother tongues? What is the mathematical aptitude of the average 8 year old? How many university degrees are awarded to females? What is the percentage of students who find school boring? We've tabulated them all for you.

TOP STATS: Literacy > Total population, Average IQ, Tertiary enrollment and 511 more

Energy

How does your country fare in Traditional Fuel Consumption? In Geothermal Energy Consumption? How many barrels of oil were imported into your country last year? Does your production of hydroelectricity match your consumption? Which countries in the world successfully produce nuclear energy for consumption? What is the average energy usage per person? All your questions regarding different forms of energy, their generation and consumption have been answered here.

TOP STATS: Oil > Consumption, Electricity > Consumption per capita, Oil > Production and 2359 more

Environment

How much area is declared as protected in the different countries of the world? How many endangered species of reptiles, mammals, birds etc are found in different countries? What are the national levels of pollution? Emissions? Nuclear waste generation? Salination of water resources and expenditure for waste treatment. International treaties, ratification and complaince. You'll find almost all statistics related to environmental pollution and conservational efforts here.

TOP STATS: Marine fish catch, Ecological footprint, CO2 Emissions and 249 more

Geography

All the stats pertaining to the physical features of the country in question can be found here. This implies that if you are looking for the co-ordinates or map references of countries, the land area, climate, boundaries, terrain, natural resources or coastlines, your search ends here.

TOP STATS: Natural resources, Area > Comparative, Area > Land and 79 more

Government

This category is all about the functioning of the government machinery. So, you'll find stats on the goverment administrative divisions, the executive, legistative and judiciary branches, constitution, parliamentary seats, secession attemps, suffrage, corruption - everything connected with our esteemed politicians.

TOP STATS: Legal system, Capital city > Geographic coordinates, Constitution and 323 more

Health

Statistics about the health of a country's citizens are present in this category. You can find stats related to birth weights, rates on smoking, HIV incidence, incidence of cancer, circulatory and other diseases, stats on infant and maternal mortality, life expectancy, suicide rates, teenage pergnancy and other health related topics. We also have some details on health expenditure and health care funding out here.

TOP STATS: Obesity, Abortions, Teenage pregnancy and 350 more

Industry

Lists all industry related stats like production of cars, buses trucks, LCVs, different industries like biotech firms and so on.

TOP STATS: Car > Production, Manufacturing output, Heavy truck > Production and 88 more

Labor

You can find detailed stats on the economic activity of the labor force broken over different age-groups and sexes. We also have stats on employment in different sectors, trade union memberships, the average work time, the average number of days the workers take off or even just don't show up! How many female decision makers does a country have? Doctors? What is the normal gender division of the housework? What are the unemployment details and benefits available? How long does an average person need to work to buy a loaf of bread? A car? A television set? Compare these values for different countries.

TOP STATS: Unemployment rate, Strikes, Agricultural workers > Male and 323 more

Language

What are the main languages spoken in the countries? How many English language speakers are there per country? How about French and Spanish? Check out the results here..

TOP STATS: Languages, Spanish speakers, French status and 13 more

Lifestyle

Here we rank countries based on amphetamine and cannabis use. But more interestingly, we go into their mindset. What do the citizens of different countries think of their armed forces? Will they report a crime? Do they trust their neighbours? What about their governments? Are they happy with life in general? How charitable are they? What is their political orientation? Are they proud of their countries? Will they fight for their countries? This is an utterly captivating category.

TOP STATS: Happiness net, Cannabis use, Happiness level > Very happy and 103 more

Media

Countries are ranked here depending on the penetration level of computers, phones, fax machines, radios, television sets, mobile phones etc. We also have other stats related to media like vastness of different networks, revenue and employment in different telecom sectors here.

TOP STATS: Personal computers > Per capita, Television viewing, Broadcast media and 319 more

Military

Want to know the size of the army in Iran? The number of tanks in Germany? Want to compare the weapon holdings in North and South Korea? Worried about the WMDs world over? Need to know the exact number of countries who have signed terrorism conventions? Or just curious about the coalition forces in the Gulf War? We've tried to collect all details available in the public domain for you here.

TOP STATS: WMD > Missile, Manpower fit for military service > Males age 16-49, Military expenditures and 175 more

People

Facts relating to the actual life of people are found here. So we have birth and death rates, marriage and divorce rates, single parents, one-person households and teenage pregnancies, size of households and elderly institutions, ethnicity and chinese population - just about every stat you always wanted to know! What is the average age of women when they first get married? How happy are they when compared to their mothers? What is the gender development index in different countries? What will the population be in 2020? Don't miss this category even if you didn't come searching for it specifically.

TOP STATS: Population, Ethnic groups, Divorce rate and 628 more

Religion

Where else could you find the number of Catholics, Catholic priests, Catholic parishes, Jehovahs Witnesses and the number of permanent deacons, and compare them all between major nations in a per-capita format? Check them all here.

TOP STATS: Religions, Islam > Percentage Muslim, Religions > All and 26 more

Sports

Who scored the maximum medals in the olympics? What about the summer and winter olympics? What are the latest FIFA rankings? Which country has the maximum number of Mt. Everest ascents? Get all the answers in this sports section.

TOP STATS: Chess > GrandMasters, FIFA World Ranking > Men, World Cup Totals > Wins and 508 more

Terrorism

This is a category which needs particular highlighting as the growing concern and need for awareness continues to press upon our front pages, in the minds of our leadership and politicians, and indeed, in our everyday conversations. We hope to expand this category into timely and essential data you can rely on to make sense of global and national security, political and societal violence, and our perceptions which are shaped by these notions.

TOP STATS: Background, 2002 Bali bombings > Deaths, Convention on hostages and 30 more

Transport

Here you can find the numbers on the different modes of transportation. How many cars does a country have? Airports? What is the lenght of its highways? What proportion is paved? What about runways, heliports and ports? Lets not leave out waterways or the merchant navy. We have them all here.

TOP STATS: Pipelines > Condensate/gas, Pipelines > Gas, Roadways > Paved and 376 more

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COUNTRIES COVERED
KWh 129
KWh > Per capita 127

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