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Sub-Saharan Africa Compared by Economy > Electricity > Consumption

DEFINITION: This entry consists of total electricity generated annually plus imports and minus exports, 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.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 South Africa 212.2 billion kWh 2008
2 Nigeria 18.14 billion kWh 2008
3 Zimbabwe 12.47 billion kWh 2008
4 Mozambique 10.18 billion kWh 2008
5 Zambia 7.61 billion kWh 2008
6 Ghana 6.06 billion kWh 2008
7 Democratic Republic of the Congo 6.04 billion kWh 2008
8 Kenya 5.74 billion kWh 2008
9 Cameroon 4.88 billion kWh 2008
10 Sudan 3.79 billion kWh 2008
11 Cote d'Ivoire 3.58 billion kWh 2008
12 Tanzania 3.43 billion kWh 2008
13 Angola 3.37 billion kWh 2008
14 Ethiopia 3.36 billion kWh 2008
15 Botswana 2.85 billion kWh 2008
16 Namibia 2.85 billion kWh 2009
17 Mauritius 2.23 billion kWh 2008
18 Uganda 1.96 billion kWh 2008
19 Senegal 1.76 billion kWh 2008
20 Gabon 1.6 billion kWh 2008
21 Malawi 1.56 billion kWh 2008
22 Swaziland 1.21 billion kWh 2008
23 Madagascar 1.03 billion kWh 2008
24 Guinea 855.6 million kWh 2008
25 Burkina Faso 683.5 million kWh 2008
26 Togo 671.9 million kWh 2008
27 Benin 653 million kWh 2008
28 Niger 626 million kWh 2008
29 Mauritania 508.7 million kWh 2008
30 Mali 455.7 million kWh 2008
31 Liberia 311.6 million kWh 2008
32 Somalia 293 million kWh 2008
33 Burundi 273.4 million kWh 2008
34 Djibouti 260.4 million kWh 2008
35 Seychelles 241.8 million kWh 2008
36 Cape Verde 238.6 million kWh 2008
37 Rwanda 236.8 million kWh 2008
38 Lesotho 236 million kWh 2008
39 Eritrea 224.9 million kWh 2008
40 The Gambia 204.6 million kWh 2008
41 Central African Republic 148.8 million kWh 2008
42 Chad 93 million kWh 2008
43 Equatorial Guinea 85.56 million kWh 2008
44 Guinea-Bissau 65.1 million kWh 2008
45 Sierra Leone 53.94 million kWh 2008
46 Comoros 48.36 million kWh 2008
47 Sao Tome and Principe 38.13 million kWh 2008

Citation

"Countries Compared by Economy > Electricity > Consumption. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", CIA World Factbooks 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Sub--Saharan-Africa/Economy/Electricity/Consumption

Sub-Saharan Africa Compared by Economy > Electricity > Consumption

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