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Consumption 1.04 trillion kWh
Ranked 1st.
3.89 trillion kWh
Ranked 1st. 4 times more than Russia

Consumption > Per capita 6,968.56 kWh per capita
Ranked 21st.
12,747.49 kWh per capita
Ranked 3rd. 83% more than Russia

Consumption by households 108.92 billion kWh
Ranked 7th.
1.36 trillion kWh
Ranked 1st. 12 times more than Russia

Consumption by households per capita 760.85 kWh
Ranked 61st.
4,599.49 kWh
Ranked 7th. 6 times more than Russia

Consumption by petroleum refineries 16.61 billion kWh
Ranked 4th.
48.89 billion kWh
Ranked 1st. 3 times more than Russia

Consumption by petroleum refineries per capita 116 kWh
Ranked 14th.
165.44 kWh
Ranked 10th. 43% more than Russia

Consumption per capita 6,043.27 kWh
Ranked 8th.
12,736.19 kWh
Ranked 3rd. 2 times more than Russia

Exports 19.14 billion kWh
Ranked 9th. 60% more than United States
12 billion kWh
Ranked 15th.

From other renewable sources 0.0
Ranked 13th.
5.3% of total installed capacity
Ranked 35th.
Installed generating capacity 223.1 million kW
Ranked 2nd.
1.04 billion kW
Ranked 1st. 5 times more than Russia
Installed generating capacity per thousand people 1,554.35 kW
Ranked 1st.
3,358.91 kW
Ranked 9th. 2 times more than Russia
Production 1.06 trillion kWh
Ranked 2nd.
4.1 trillion kWh
Ranked 2nd. 4 times more than Russia

Production > KWh 1.01 trillion
Ranked 5th.
4.32 trillion
Ranked 1st. 4 times more than Russia

Production > Per capita 6,820.03 kWh per capita
Ranked 32nd.
13,527.54 kWh per capita
Ranked 3rd. 98% more than Russia

Production per capita 6,524.56 kWh
Ranked 8th.
13,515.56 kWh
Ranked 3rd. 2 times more than Russia

Consumption by households and other consumers per capita 1,655.09 kWh
Ranked 59th.
9,437.73 kWh
Ranked 6th. 6 times more than Russia

Production by source > Nuclear 14.8%
Ranked 21st.
20.7%
Ranked 19th. 40% more than Russia
Imports 2.66 billion kWh
Ranked 34th.
59.26 billion kWh
Ranked 1st. 22 times more than Russia

From nuclear fuels 17.2% of total installed capacity
Ranked 1st. 77% more than United States
9.7% of total installed capacity
Ranked 15th.
Consumption by households and other consumers > Per capita 1,655.51 kWh per capita
Ranked 67th.
9,409.27 kWh per capita
Ranked 6th. 6 times more than Russia

Production > KWh > Per capita 5,727.44 per capita
Ranked 27th.
13,553.55 per capita
Ranked 6th. 2 times more than Russia

Thermal > Production per capita 4,391.53 kWh
Ranked 39th.
10,659.14 kWh
Ranked 6th. 2 times more than Russia

Consumption by households > Per capita 761.04 kWh per capita
Ranked 71st.
4,585.62 kWh per capita
Ranked 9th. 6 times more than Russia

From fossil fuels 67.7% of total installed capacity
Ranked 8th.
75.3% of total installed capacity
Ranked 90th. 11% more than Russia
Production by source > Fossil fuel 64.3%
Ranked 122nd.
71.4%
Ranked 114th. 11% more than Russia
Net inland availability > Per capita 4,541.66 kWh per capita
Ranked 51st.
12,551.32 kWh per capita
Ranked 8th. 3 times more than Russia

Power plant capacity > Geothermal > Per capita 0.405 kW per 1,000 people
Ranked 16th.
10.56 kW per 1,000 people
Ranked 7th. 26 times more than Russia

Consumption by industry and construction per capita 2,304.41 kWh
Ranked 26th.
3,126.15 kWh
Ranked 18th. 36% more than Russia

Nuclear > Production 149.45 billion kWh
Ranked 4th.
810.73 billion kWh
Ranked 1st. 5 times more than Russia

Production from hydroelectric sources > Kwh per capita 1,222.27 kWh
Ranked 23th. 32% more than United States
925.93 kWh
Ranked 28th.

Production from hydroelectric sources > Kwh 175.82 billion kWh
Ranked 5th.
271.12 billion kWh
Ranked 4th. 54% more than Russia

Consumption by industry and construction > Per capita 2,305 kWh per capita
Ranked 29th.
3,116.73 kWh per capita
Ranked 20th. 35% more than Russia

Net > Production 887.55 billion kWh
Ranked 4th.
4.08 trillion kWh
Ranked 1st. 5 times more than Russia

Consumption by petroleum refineries > Per capita 116.03 kWh per capita
Ranked 14th.
164.94 kWh per capita
Ranked 10th. 42% more than Russia

Power plant capacity > Geothermal per 1000 0.405 kW
Ranked 16th.
10.59 kW
Ranked 7th. 26 times more than Russia

Thermal > Production 628.65 billion kWh
Ranked 4th.
3.15 trillion kWh
Ranked 1st. 5 times more than Russia

Consumption by iron and steel industry > Per capita 1,042.88 kWh per capita
Ranked 5th. 4 times more than United States
271.52 kWh per capita
Ranked 27th.

Gross inland availability > Per capita 6,115.24 kWh per capita
Ranked 43th.
13,847.96 kWh per capita
Ranked 9th. 2 times more than Russia

Hydro > Production 174.6 billion kWh
Ranked 5th.
290.42 billion kWh
Ranked 4th. 66% more than Russia

Consumption by households and other consumers 236.93 billion kWh
Ranked 7th.
2.79 trillion kWh
Ranked 1st. 12 times more than Russia

Geothermal > Production per capita 2.86 kWh
Ranked 14th.
56.78 kWh
Ranked 7th. 20 times more than Russia

Power plant capacity > Geothermal 58,000 kW
Ranked 13th.
3.13 million kW
Ranked 1st. 54 times more than Russia

Net > Production per capita 6,200.17 kWh
Ranked 37th.
13,806.18 kWh
Ranked 8th. 2 times more than Russia

Hydro > Production per capita 1,219.73 kWh
Ranked 26th. 24% more than United States
982.76 kWh
Ranked 28th.

Consumption > Date of > Information 2004 2003
Production by source > Hydro 20.5%
Ranked 86th. 4 times more than United States
5.6%
Ranked 120th.
Power plant capacity > Public geothermal 58,000 kW
Ranked 13th.
3.13 million kW
Ranked 1st. 54 times more than Russia

Thermal > Production > Public per capita 4,069.15 kWh
Ranked 38th.
10,133.49 kWh
Ranked 6th. 2 times more than Russia

Production from natural gas sources > Kwh per capita 2,928.09 kWh
Ranked 13th. 17% more than United States
2,498.42 kWh
Ranked 16th.

Gross > Production > Public and self-producer 953.12 billion kWh
Ranked 4th.
4.29 trillion kWh
Ranked 1st. 4 times more than Russia

Production from coal sources > Kwh 160.81 billion kWh
Ranked 8th.
2.09 trillion kWh
Ranked 1st. 13 times more than Russia

Production from natural gas sources > % of total 45.3%
Ranked 30th. 3 times more than United States
17.64%
Ranked 55th.

Production from natural gas sources > Kwh 421.2 billion kWh
Ranked 2nd.
731.55 billion kWh
Ranked 1st. 74% more than Russia

Consumption by chemical industry 39.97 billion kWh
Ranked 5th.
254.34 billion kWh
Ranked 1st. 6 times more than Russia

Consumption by iron and steel industry 149.25 billion kWh
Ranked 2nd. 85% more than United States
80.48 billion kWh
Ranked 3rd.

Consumption by other consumers > Per capita 775.24 kWh per capita
Ranked 66th.
4,823.65 kWh per capita
Ranked 7th. 6 times more than Russia

Consumption by other industries and construction 140.66 billion kWh
Ranked 7th.
589.01 billion kWh
Ranked 2nd. 4 times more than Russia

Consumption by industry and construction 329.88 billion kWh
Ranked 4th.
923.83 billion kWh
Ranked 2nd. 3 times more than Russia

Consumption by mining industry > Energy commodities > Per capita 72.53 kWh per capita
Ranked 9th. 68% more than United States
43.18 kWh per capita
Ranked 17th.

Consumption by other consumers 110.95 billion kWh
Ranked 7th.
1.43 trillion kWh
Ranked 1st. 13 times more than Russia

Geothermal > Production > Public 410 million kWh
Ranked 12th.
16.78 billion kWh
Ranked 1st. 41 times more than Russia

Gross inland availability 875.17 billion kWh
Ranked 4th.
4.1 trillion kWh
Ranked 1st. 5 times more than Russia

Geothermal > Production > Public > Per capita 2.87 kWh per capita
Ranked 14th.
56.6 kWh per capita
Ranked 7th. 20 times more than Russia

Consumption in rail transport 45.14 billion kWh
Ranked 1st. 6 times more than United States
7.51 billion kWh
Ranked 7th.

Conversion > Transport and distribution losses 112.59 billion kWh
Ranked 4th.
264.48 billion kWh
Ranked 1st. 2 times more than Russia

Energy balance requirement > Per capita 2,180.69 kWh per capita
Ranked 24th.
3,917.3 kWh per capita
Ranked 11th. 80% more than Russia

Energy balance requirement 312.09 billion kWh
Ranked 6th.
1.16 trillion kWh
Ranked 1st. 4 times more than Russia

Hydro > Production > Per capita 1,220.04 kWh per capita
Ranked 27th. 25% more than United States
979.8 kWh per capita
Ranked 29th.

Hydro > Production > Public 173.48 billion kWh
Ranked 5th.
287.09 billion kWh
Ranked 4th. 65% more than Russia

Nuclear > Production > Per capita 1,044.25 kWh per capita
Ranked 19th.
2,735.15 kWh per capita
Ranked 9th. 3 times more than Russia

Nuclear > Production > Public > Per capita 1,044.25 kWh per capita
Ranked 19th.
2,735.15 kWh per capita
Ranked 9th. 3 times more than Russia

Imports > Per capita 70,845.82 kWh per 1,000 people
Ranked 55th.
187,674.05 kWh per 1,000 people
Ranked 23th. 3 times more than Russia

Net inland availability 649.97 billion kWh
Ranked 4th.
3.72 trillion kWh
Ranked 1st. 6 times more than Russia

Net > Production > Per capita 6,201.75 kWh per capita
Ranked 40th.
13,764.55 kWh per capita
Ranked 7th. 2 times more than Russia

Thermal > Production > Per capita 4,392.65 kWh per capita
Ranked 48th.
10,627 kWh per capita
Ranked 7th. 2 times more than Russia

Thermal > Production > Self-producer 46.15 billion kWh
Ranked 4th.
155.34 billion kWh
Ranked 1st. 3 times more than Russia

Thermal > Production > Self-producer > Per capita 322.46 kWh per capita
Ranked 33th.
524.06 kWh per capita
Ranked 27th. 63% more than Russia

Total > Production > Public 905.85 billion kWh
Ranked 4th.
4.13 trillion kWh
Ranked 1st. 5 times more than Russia

Total > Production > Public > Per capita 6,329.56 kWh per capita
Ranked 33th.
13,925.58 kWh per capita
Ranked 6th. 2 times more than Russia

Total > Production > Self-producer 47.27 billion kWh
Ranked 5th.
158.67 billion kWh
Ranked 1st. 3 times more than Russia

Wind > Production 7 million kWh
Ranked 39th.
17.88 billion kWh
Ranked 3rd. 2554 times more than Russia

Station use and station loss > Per capita 458.1 kWh per capita
Ranked 23th.
696.34 kWh per capita
Ranked 7th. 52% more than Russia

Thermal > Production > Public 582.5 billion kWh
Ranked 3rd.
2.99 trillion kWh
Ranked 1st. 5 times more than Russia

Thermal > Production > Public > Per capita 4,070.19 kWh per capita
Ranked 46th.
10,102.93 kWh per capita
Ranked 6th. 2 times more than Russia

Wind > Production > Per capita 48.91 kWh per 1,000 people
Ranked 46th.
60,325.14 kWh per 1,000 people
Ranked 13th. 1233 times more than Russia

Wind > Production > Public 7 million kWh
Ranked 35th.
17.88 billion kWh
Ranked 3rd. 2554 times more than Russia

Production from oil sources > Kwh 25.14 billion kWh
Ranked 13th.
139.13 billion kWh
Ranked 1st. 6 times more than Russia

Station use and station loss per capita 457.98 kWh
Ranked 19th.
698.44 kWh
Ranked 6th. 53% more than Russia

Consumption by other industries and construction > Per capita 982.84 kWh per capita
Ranked 46th.
1,987.14 kWh per capita
Ranked 22nd. 2 times more than Russia

Consumption by transportation industry 83.17 billion kWh
Ranked 1st. 11 times more than United States
7.51 billion kWh
Ranked 8th.

Consumption by transportation industry > Per capita 581.15 kWh per capita
Ranked 1st. 23 times more than United States
25.32 kWh per capita
Ranked 44th.

Conversion > Transport and distribution losses > Per capita 786.7 kWh per capita
Ranked 18th.
892.27 kWh per capita
Ranked 13th. 13% more than Russia

Exports > Per capita 157.36 kWh per capita
Ranked 42nd. 99% more than United States
79.26 kWh per capita
Ranked 21st.

Geothermal > Production > Per capita 2.87 kWh per capita
Ranked 14th.
56.6 kWh per capita
Ranked 7th. 20 times more than Russia

Gross > Production > Public and self-producer > Per capita 6,659.85 kWh per capita
Ranked 38th.
14,460.89 kWh per capita
Ranked 7th. 2 times more than Russia

Nuclear > Production > Public 149.45 billion kWh
Ranked 4th.
810.73 billion kWh
Ranked 1st. 5 times more than Russia

Consumption by mining industry > Energy commodities 10.38 billion kWh
Ranked 3rd.
12.8 billion kWh
Ranked 2nd. 23% more than Russia

Total > Production > Self-producer > Per capita 330.29 kWh per capita
Ranked 35th.
535.3 kWh per capita
Ranked 27th. 62% more than Russia

Production by source > Other 0.4%
Ranked 46th.
2.3%
Ranked 24th. 6 times more than Russia
Consumption by other consumers per capita 775.04 kWh
Ranked 59th.
4,838.24 kWh
Ranked 5th. 6 times more than Russia

Consumption by other industries and construction per capita 982.58 kWh
Ranked 43th.
1,993.15 kWh
Ranked 18th. 2 times more than Russia

Conversion > Transport and distribution losses per capita 786.5 kWh
Ranked 15th.
894.97 kWh
Ranked 11th. 14% more than Russia

Production from coal sources > % of total 17.29%
Ranked 39th.
50.4%
Ranked 16th. 3 times more than Russia

Hydro > Production > Public per capita 1,211.9 kWh
Ranked 25th. 25% more than United States
971.49 kWh
Ranked 27th.

Imports per capita 21.61 kWh
Ranked 20th.
187.51 kWh
Ranked 23th. 9 times more than Russia

Net inland availability per capita 4,540.5 kWh
Ranked 43th.
12,589.28 kWh
Ranked 9th. 3 times more than Russia

Nuclear > Production > Public per capita 1,043.98 kWh
Ranked 18th.
2,743.42 kWh
Ranked 9th. 3 times more than Russia

Consumption by crude petroleum fields > Per capita 484.01 kWh per capita
Ranked 2nd. 4 times more than United States
113.48 kWh per capita
Ranked 7th.

Power plant capacity > Public geothermal per 1000 0.405 kW
Ranked 15th.
10.59 kW
Ranked 7th. 26 times more than Russia

Thermal > Production > Self-producer per capita 322.38 kWh
Ranked 29th.
525.65 kWh
Ranked 23th. 63% more than Russia

Total > Production > Public per capita 6,327.95 kWh
Ranked 31st.
13,967.7 kWh
Ranked 7th. 2 times more than Russia

Consumption by chemical industry per capita 279.22 kWh
Ranked 20th.
860.66 kWh
Ranked 4th. 3 times more than Russia

Gross > Production > Public and self-producer per capita 6,658.16 kWh
Ranked 34th.
14,504.62 kWh
Ranked 8th. 2 times more than Russia

Consumption by transportation industry per capita 581 kWh
Ranked 1st. 23 times more than United States
25.4 kWh
Ranked 43th.

Consumption in rail transport per capita 315.32 kWh
Ranked 1st. 12 times more than United States
25.4 kWh
Ranked 34th.

Consumption by mining industry > Energy commodities per capita 72.51 kWh
Ranked 9th. 67% more than United States
43.31 kWh
Ranked 17th.

Production from nuclear sources > % of total 15.56%
Ranked 20th.
19.61%
Ranked 19th. 26% more than Russia

Production from oil sources > % of total 2.7%
Ranked 80th.
3.35%
Ranked 72nd. 24% more than Russia

Hydro > Production > Public > Per capita 1,212.21 kWh per capita
Ranked 26th. 25% more than United States
968.56 kWh per capita
Ranked 28th.

Hydro > Production > Self-producer 1.12 billion kWh
Ranked 7th.
3.33 billion kWh
Ranked 5th. 3 times more than Russia

Hydro > Production > Self-producer > Per capita 7.83 kWh per capita
Ranked 24th.
11.24 kWh per capita
Ranked 21st. 44% more than Russia

Production from coal sources > Kwh > Per capita 1,117.89 kWh per capita
Ranked 27th.
7,118.73 kWh per capita
Ranked 2nd. 6 times more than Russia

Production from nuclear sources > Kwh > Per capita 1,005.96 kWh per capita
Ranked 20th.
2,769.71 kWh per capita
Ranked 9th. 3 times more than Russia

Production from natural gas sources > Kwh > Per capita 2,928.09 kWh per capita
Ranked 13th. 18% more than United States
2,491.19 kWh per capita
Ranked 16th.

Production from hydroelectric sources > Kwh > Per capita 1,222.27 kWh per capita
Ranked 23th. 32% more than United States
923.25 kWh per capita
Ranked 27th.

Production from oil sources > Kwh > Per capita 174.8 kWh per capita
Ranked 49th.
473.78 kWh per capita
Ranked 28th. 3 times more than Russia

Consumption by energy sector per capita 786.48 kWh
Ranked 4th. 94% more than United States
405.59 kWh
Ranked 14th.

Energy balance requirement per capita 2,180.13 kWh
Ranked 24th.
3,929.15 kWh
Ranked 11th. 80% more than Russia

Exports per capita 124.73 kWh
Ranked 12th. 58% more than United States
79.19 kWh
Ranked 22nd.

Gross inland availability per capita 6,113.68 kWh
Ranked 39th.
13,889.84 kWh
Ranked 10th. 2 times more than Russia

Total > Production > Self-producer per capita 330.21 kWh
Ranked 31st.
536.92 kWh
Ranked 23th. 63% more than Russia

Geothermal > Production 410 million kWh
Ranked 12th.
16.78 billion kWh
Ranked 1st. 41 times more than Russia

Production from hydroelectric sources > % of total 18.91%
Ranked 59th. 3 times more than United States
6.54%
Ranked 85th.

Production from coal sources > Kwh per capita 1,117.89 kWh
Ranked 27th.
7,139.4 kWh
Ranked 2nd. 6 times more than Russia

Consumption by energy sector 112.58 billion kWh
Ranked 3rd.
119.86 billion kWh
Ranked 2nd. 6% more than Russia

Consumption by chemical industry > Per capita 279.29 kWh per capita
Ranked 21st.
858.06 kWh per capita
Ranked 5th. 3 times more than Russia

Consumption by crude petroleum fields 69.27 billion kWh
Ranked 1st. 2 times more than United States
33.64 billion kWh
Ranked 3rd.

Station use and station loss 65.56 billion kWh
Ranked 3rd.
206.4 billion kWh
Ranked 1st. 3 times more than Russia

Production from oil sources > Kwh per capita 174.8 kWh
Ranked 48th.
475.15 kWh
Ranked 27th. 3 times more than Russia

Power plant capacity > Public geothermal > Per capita 0.405 kW per 1,000 people
Ranked 15th.
10.56 kW per 1,000 people
Ranked 7th. 26 times more than Russia

Wind > Production per capita 0.0489 kWh
Ranked 46th.
60.51 kWh
Ranked 13th. 1237 times more than Russia

Consumption by crude petroleum fields per capita 483.88 kWh
Ranked 2nd. 4 times more than United States
113.82 kWh
Ranked 7th.

Consumption by iron and steel industry per capita 1,042.61 kWh
Ranked 5th. 4 times more than United States
272.34 kWh
Ranked 26th.

Hydro > Production > Self-producer per capita 7.82 kWh
Ranked 24th.
11.27 kWh
Ranked 21st. 44% more than Russia

Geothermal > Production > Public per capita 2.86 kWh
Ranked 14th.
56.78 kWh
Ranked 7th. 20 times more than Russia

Nuclear > Production per capita 1,043.98 kWh
Ranked 18th.
2,743.42 kWh
Ranked 9th. 3 times more than Russia

From hydroelectric plants 15.1% of total installed capacity
Ranked 10th. 99% more than United States
7.6% of total installed capacity
Ranked 104th.
Wind > Production > Public per capita 0.0489 kWh
Ranked 40th.
60.51 kWh
Ranked 13th. 1237 times more than Russia

Consumption by energy sector > Per capita 786.68 kWh per capita
Ranked 5th. 95% more than United States
404.37 kWh per capita
Ranked 14th.

Consumption in rail transport > Per capita 315.4 kWh per capita
Ranked 1st. 12 times more than United States
25.32 kWh per capita
Ranked 35th.

SOURCES: CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011; Source: Energy Statistics Database | United Nations Statistics Division; Source: Energy Statistics Database | United Nations Statistics Division. 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.; 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.; CIA World Factbooks 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013; CIA World Factbooks 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013. 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.; International Energy Agency (IEA Statistics \xA9 OECD/IEA, http://www.iea.org/stats/index.asp), Energy Statistics and Balances of Non-OECD Countries, Energy Statistics of OECD Countries, and Energy Balances of OECD Countries.; All CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 18 December 2008; World Development Indicators database. 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.; World Development Indicators database; Wikipedia: List of countries by electricity consumption

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