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Energy > Electricity > Production per capita: 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. Figures expressed per capita for the same year.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Iceland 52,873.01 kWh 2009
2 Norway 29,927.36 kWh 2008
3 Canada 18,604.5 kWh 2007
4 Kuwait 17,937.94 kWh 2007
5 Sweden 15,719.12 kWh 2007
6 Finland 14,574.47 kWh 2008
7 United States 13,515.56 kWh 2008
8 Qatar 13,111.1 kWh 2007
9 United Arab Emirates 12,340.13 kWh 2007
10 Australia 11,619.77 kWh 2007
11 Paraguay 11,428.04 kWh 2007
12 Guam 11,160.16 kWh 2007
13 Cayman Islands 10,609.65 kWh 2007
14 Bermuda 10,411.79 kWh 2007
15 New Zealand 10,030.04 kWh 2007
16 Bahrain 9,928.77 kWh 2007
High income OECD countries average (profile) 9,861.04 kWh 2007
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 9,648.7 kWh 2007
17 Switzerland 8,587.48 kWh 2009
18 South Korea 8,478.71 kWh 2009
19 France 8,403.04 kWh 2007
20 Aruba 8,397.63 kWh 2007
21 Austria 8,230.45 kWh 2009
22 Singapore 8,102.24 kWh 2008
NATO countries average (profile) 8,066.08 kWh 2007
23 Brunei 7,909.45 kWh 2008
24 Czech Republic 7,842.91 kWh 2009
25 Belgium 7,805.6 kWh 2007
26 New Caledonia 7,528.88 kWh 2007
Non-religious countries average (profile) 7,522.79 kWh 2007
27 Japan 7,498.55 kWh 2009
28 Israel 7,456.76 kWh 2008
29 Germany 7,228.96 kWh 2007
30 Saudi Arabia 6,910.89 kWh 2007
31 Denmark 6,625.87 kWh 2008
32 Spain 6,596.32 kWh 2008
33 Netherlands 6,579.27 kWh 2008
34 Estonia 6,550.17 kWh 2009
35 Russia 6,524.56 kWh 2009
36 Slovenia 6,373.58 kWh 2009
Cold countries average (profile) 6,348.14 kWh 2001
Eurozone average (profile) 6,323.59 kWh 2007
European Union average (profile) 6,321.72 kWh 2007
37 Luxembourg 6,270.92 kWh 2007
38 Puerto Rico 6,270.16 kWh 2007
Europe average (profile) 6,148.86 kWh 2001
OPEC countries average (profile) 6,097.24 kWh 2007
39 Ireland 6,096.97 kWh 2010
40 European Union 6,094.95 kWh 2007
41 United Kingdom 6,083.3 kWh 2007
42 The Bahamas 5,993.29 kWh 2007
43 Trinidad and Tobago 5,880.74 kWh 2007
44 Hong Kong 5,650.53 kWh 2009
45 Greenland 5,508.81 kWh 2008
46 South Africa 5,470.68 kWh 2007
47 Greece 5,300.75 kWh 2007
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 5,294.46 kWh 2007
48 Oman 5,284.58 kWh 2007
49 Malta 5,246.3 kWh 2007
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 5,187.7 kWh 2005
50 Italy 4,919.56 kWh 2007
51 Kazakhstan 4,871.54 kWh 2009
52 Slovakia 4,779.84 kWh 2009
Sparsely populated countries average (profile) 4,735.12 kWh 2005
53 Cyprus 4,251.74 kWh 2007
54 Portugal 4,225.92 kWh 2007
55 Libya 4,147.28 kWh 2007
56 Venezuela 4,002.76 kWh 2007
57 Poland 3,916.52 kWh 2007
58 Bosnia and Herzegovina 3,783.63 kWh 2009
Christian countries average (profile) 3,755.31 kWh 2001
59 Hungary 3,754.99 kWh 2010
60 Ukraine 3,754.35 kWh 2009
61 Malaysia 3,713.52 kWh 2009
62 Chile 3,635.51 kWh 2007
63 Barbados 3,630.41 kWh 2007
Former British colonies average (profile) 3,627.61 kWh 2007
64 Lithuania 3,581.57 kWh 2007
Eastern Europe average (profile) 3,483.39 kWh 2001
Latin America and Caribbean average (profile) 3,210.77 kWh 2007
65 American Samoa 3,194.12 kWh 2007
66 Suriname 3,144.39 kWh 2007
67 Belarus 3,129.71 kWh 2007
68 Turkmenistan 3,113.1 kWh 2009
69 Kyrgyzstan 3,029.38 kWh 2007
Catholic countries average (profile) 2,952.28 kWh 2005
70 Seychelles 2,940.04 kWh 2007
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 2,933.06 kWh 2007
71 Iran 2,893.55 kWh 2009
72 Turkey 2,819.64 kWh 2008
73 Argentina 2,784.04 kWh 2007
74 Azerbaijan 2,773.47 kWh 2007
75 Uruguay 2,747.64 kWh 2010
76 Jamaica 2,737.13 kWh 2007
77 Macau 2,729.97 kWh 2009
78 Romania 2,703.41 kWh 2007
Emerging markets average (profile) 2,643.05 kWh 2005
Muslim countries average (profile) 2,633.68 kWh 2007
79 China 2,605.21 kWh 2008
80 Croatia 2,591.34 kWh 2008
81 Saint Kitts and Nevis 2,575.38 kWh 2007
82 French Polynesia 2,496.53 kWh 2007
83 Lebanon 2,451.19 kWh 2009
84 Brazil 2,301.62 kWh 2007
85 Thailand 2,239.17 kWh 2008
86 Tajikistan 2,161.83 kWh 2009
87 Jordan 2,156.86 kWh 2007
88 Mexico 2,131.03 kWh 2008
89 Bhutan 2,100.66 kWh 2009
90 Latvia 2,029.79 kWh 2007
Hot countries average (profile) 1,949.11 kWh 2005
91 Costa Rica 1,943.21 kWh 2008
92 Saint Lucia 1,910.09 kWh 2007
South and Central Asia average (profile) 1,899.91 kWh 2007
93 Armenia 1,854.25 kWh 2007
94 Mauritius 1,841.47 kWh 2007
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 1,822.15 kWh 2005
95 Georgia 1,818.06 kWh 2008
96 Federated States of Micronesia 1,794.68 kWh 2002
97 Syria 1,786.16 kWh 2007
98 Grenada 1,725.14 kWh 2007
99 Panama 1,718.81 kWh 2010
100 Maldives 1,695.55 kWh 2009
101 Albania 1,650.49 kWh 2009
102 Uzbekistan 1,613.4 kWh 2009
103 Egypt 1,595.05 kWh 2007
Religious countries average (profile) 1,550.07 kWh 2005
104 Iraq 1,537.97 kWh 2009
105 Mongolia 1,508.11 kWh 2009
106 Cuba 1,501.55 kWh 2007
107 Dominican Republic 1,458.14 kWh 2007
108 Antigua and Barbuda 1,303.36 kWh 2007
109 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 1,227.02 kWh 2007
110 Gabon 1,225.66 kWh 2007
111 Dominica 1,200.65 kWh 2007
112 Ecuador 1,150.8 kWh 2007
113 Colombia 1,136.67 kWh 2007
114 Vietnam 1,119.26 kWh 2010
115 Fiji 1,110.86 kWh 2007
116 Tunisia 1,072.72 kWh 2008
117 Peru 1,067.92 kWh 2008
118 Guyana 1,065.67 kWh 2007
119 Moldova 1,011.21 kWh 2007
120 Algeria 996.67 kWh 2007
121 North Korea 928.07 kWh 2008
122 El Salvador 899.01 kWh 2009
123 Honduras 880.88 kWh 2009
124 Zambia 805.31 kWh 2007
125 Belize 745.99 kWh 2007
South Asia average (profile) 722.62 kWh 2009
126 Mozambique 717.59 kWh 2007
127 Zimbabwe 697.79 kWh 2007
128 Namibia 695.59 kWh 2009
129 Philippines 673.98 kWh 2009
130 Morocco 638.99 kWh 2008
131 Guatemala 632.61 kWh 2007
132 India 608.16 kWh 2009
133 Samoa 598.11 kWh 2007
134 Nicaragua 587.25 kWh 2007
135 Pakistan 568.91 kWh 2007
136 Bulgaria 568.09 kWh 2009
137 Indonesia 550.71 kWh 2008
138 Botswana 549.29 kWh 2007
139 Bolivia 541.03 kWh 2010
140 Cape Verde 516.84 kWh 2007
141 Sri Lanka 489.74 kWh 2008
Former French colonies average (profile) 460.94 kWh 2005
142 Papua New Guinea 450.95 kWh 2007
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 426.31 kWh 2007
143 Tonga 420.38 kWh 2007
144 Turks and Caicos Islands 419.02 kWh 2007
145 Swaziland 405.29 kWh 2007
146 Djibouti 350.57 kWh 2007
147 Ghana 312.62 kWh 2007
148 Cote d'Ivoire 293.89 kWh 2007
149 Cameroon 293.28 kWh 2007
150 Yemen 267.44 kWh 2007
failed states average (profile) 260.5 kWh 2007
151 Lesotho 256.67 kWh 2007
152 Laos 242.82 kWh 2010
153 Angola 210.13 kWh 2007
154 Vanuatu 209.09 kWh 2007
155 Bangladesh 171.37 kWh 2009
156 Senegal 157.92 kWh 2007
157 Kiribati 149.89 kWh 2007
158 Nigeria 148.93 kWh 2007
159 Democratic Republic of the Congo 143.68 kWh 2007
160 Solomon Islands 142.23 kWh 2007
161 Kenya 134.71 kWh 2008
162 The Gambia 130.9 kWh 2007
163 Sudan 130.68 kWh 2007
164 Mauritania 124.71 kWh 2007
165 Burma 123.67 kWh 2007
166 Malawi 123.23 kWh 2007
167 Sao Tome and Principe 116.29 kWh 2007
168 Liberia 99.37 kWh 2007
169 Nepal 97.95 kWh 2009
170 Cambodia 92.6 kWh 2007
171 Tanzania 92.07 kWh 2007
172 Guinea 84.6 kWh 2007
173 Uganda 73.42 kWh 2007
174 Haiti 67.2 kWh 2010
175 Madagascar 53.95 kWh 2007
176 Eritrea 52.02 kWh 2007
177 Guinea-Bissau 43.79 kWh 2007
178 Equatorial Guinea 43.78 kWh 2007
179 Ethiopia 43.01 kWh 2007
180 Burkina Faso 42.96 kWh 2007
181 Mali 40.47 kWh 2007
182 Togo 39.42 kWh 2007
183 Comoros 34.77 kWh 2007
184 Somalia 31.42 kWh 2007
185 Central African Republic 28 kWh 2007
186 Sierra Leone 14.77 kWh 2007
187 Benin 14.24 kWh 2007
188 Rwanda 12.09 kWh 2007
189 Burundi 11.05 kWh 2007
190 Niger 10.57 kWh 2007
191 Afghanistan 10.3 kWh 2009
192 Chad 9.35 kWh 2007
193 Northern Mariana Islands 1.06 kWh 2008

Citation

"Countries Compared by Energy > Electricity > Production per capita. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011. 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/Energy/Electricity/Production-per-capita

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