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Energy > Non-renewables > Nuclear Stats: compare key data on India & United States

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STAT India United States
Capacity 4,780 MW
Ranked 15th.
102,136 MW
Ranked 1st. 21 times more than India
Capacity per million people 3.87 MW
Ranked 31st.
325.36 MW
Ranked 12th. 84 times more than India
Nuclear reactors 20
Ranked 5th.
104
Ranked 1st. 5 times more than India
Nuclear reactors under construction 7
Ranked 3rd. 40% more than United States
5
Ranked 4th.
Nuclear share of electricity production 3.6%
Ranked 28th.
19%
Ranked 16th. 5 times more than India
Uranium production 9,153
Ranked 21st.
363,640
Ranked 2nd. 40 times more than India
Uranium production per thousand people 0.00779
Ranked 30th.
1.2
Ranked 14th. 153 times more than India
Uranium reserves 80,200
Ranked 16th.
207,400
Ranked 9th. 3 times more than India
Uranium reserves (world share) 1.5%
Ranked 16th.
3.8%
Ranked 9th. 3 times more than India
Uranium reserves per thousand people 0.0674
Ranked 31st.
0.676
Ranked 19th. 10 times more than India

SOURCES: Wikipedia: Nuclear power by country (Overview) ("Nuclear Share of Electricity Generation in 2011" . IAEA. 203-04-13 . Retrieved 2013-04-14 .); Wikipedia: Nuclear power by country (Overview) ("Nuclear Share of Electricity Generation in 2011" . IAEA. 203-04-13 . Retrieved 2013-04-14 .). 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.; Wikipedia: Nuclear power by country (List of nuclear reactors by country) (World Nuclear Power Reactors & Uranium Requirements, Operational & Long-Term Shutdown Reactors); Wikipedia: List of countries by uranium reserves; Wikipedia: List of countries by uranium reserves. 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.

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