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Energy > Wind power > Installed windpower capacity > Megawatts per million: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Installed wind power capacity around the world. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Denmark 676.32 Megawatts 2010
2 Spain 448.79 Megawatts 2010
3 Portugal 348.02 Megawatts 2010
4 Germany 332.78 Megawatts 2010
5 Ireland 319.15 Megawatts 2010
6 Sweden 230.64 Megawatts 2010
7 European Union 165.92 Megawatts 2010
8 Netherlands 134.63 Megawatts 2010
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 130.19 Megawatts 2010
9 United States 129.9 Megawatts 2010
10 Austria 120.5 Megawatts 2010
11 Canada 117.47 Megawatts 2010
12 New Zealand 115.85 Megawatts 2010
13 Estonia 110.88 Megawatts 2010
14 Greece 106.83 Megawatts 2010
15 Italy 95.84 Megawatts 2010
16 Norway 90.2 Megawatts 2010
17 France 87.04 Megawatts 2010
18 Australia 85.2 Megawatts 2010
19 Belgium 83.61 Megawatts 2010
20 Luxembourg 70.91 Megawatts 2009
21 Bulgaria 49.77 Megawatts 2010
High income OECD countries average (profile) 47.52 Megawatts 2003
Eurozone average (profile) 42.47 Megawatts 2003
22 Finland 36.73 Megawatts 2010
23 China 31.61 Megawatts 2010
24 Hungary 29.5 Megawatts 2010
25 Poland 28.99 Megawatts 2010
26 Lithuania 27.25 Megawatts 2009
27 Costa Rica 26.34 Megawatts 2010
28 Czech Republic 20.44 Megawatts 2010
29 Turkey 18.42 Megawatts 2010
30 Japan 18.08 Megawatts 2010
31 Guyana 17.28 Megawatts 2009
32 Latvia 12.64 Megawatts 2009
33 Jamaica 11.02 Megawatts 2009
34 India 10.84 Megawatts 2010
35 Tunisia 10.81 Megawatts 2010
36 Chile 10.03 Megawatts 2010
37 Morocco 9.04 Megawatts 2010
38 South Korea 7.67 Megawatts 2010
39 Egypt 7.04 Megawatts 2010
40 Croatia 6.28 Megawatts 2009
41 Cape Verde 5.76 Megawatts 2009
42 Brazil 4.77 Megawatts 2010
43 Mexico 4.39 Megawatts 2010
44 Dominica 2.82 Megawatts 2009
45 Argentina 1.49 Megawatts 2010
46 Iran 1.24 Megawatts 2010
47 Ukraine 1.18 Megawatts 2003
48 Israel 0.802 Megawatts 2009
49 Switzerland 0.722 Megawatts 2003
50 Cuba 0.638 Megawatts 2009
51 Colombia 0.437 Megawatts 2009
52 Slovakia 0.372 Megawatts 2003
53 South Africa 0.356 Megawatts 2003
54 Philippines 0.353 Megawatts 2010
55 Jordan 0.254 Megawatts 2009
56 Namibia 0.24 Megawatts 2007
57 Belarus 0.2 Megawatts 2009
58 Ecuador 0.169 Megawatts 2009
59 Eritrea 0.144 Megawatts 2009
60 Russia 0.0747 Megawatts 2003
61 Uruguay 0.0601 Megawatts 2003
62 Kazakhstan 0.0311 Megawatts 2009
63 Peru 0.0255 Megawatts 2004
64 Dominican Republic 0.0202 Megawatts 2009
65 Nigeria 0.0158 Megawatts 2005
66 North Korea 0.00821 Megawatts 2009
67 Indonesia 0.0059 Megawatts 2009
68 Algeria 0.00275 Megawatts 2009
69 Bolivia 0.001 Megawatts 2009

Citation

"Countries Compared by Energy > Wind power > Installed windpower capacity > Megawatts per million. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Wind Energy Association, World Wind Energy Report 2008. 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/Wind-power/Installed-windpower-capacity/Megawatts-per-million

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