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Canada

Canada Electricity Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Consumption 499.9 billion kWh 2010 4th out of 166
Consumption > Date of > Information 2003 2003
Consumption > Per capita 16,055.64 kWh per capita 2007 2nd out of 155
Consumption by chemical industry 19.5 billion kWh 2005 10th out of 67
Consumption by crude petroleum fields per capita 605.01 kWh 2005 1st out of 34
Consumption by households 150.99 billion kWh 2005 4th out of 188
Consumption by households > Per capita 4,674.63 kWh per capita 2005 8th out of 187
Consumption by households and other consumers 295.21 billion kWh 2005 4th out of 201
Consumption by households and other consumers > Per capita 9,140.07 kWh per capita 2005 8th out of 200
Consumption by households and other consumers per capita 9,136.39 kWh 2005 8th out of 183
Consumption by households per capita 4,672.75 kWh 2005 6th out of 174
Consumption by industry and construction > Per capita 6,542.06 kWh per capita 2005 6th out of 164
Consumption by industry and construction per capita 6,539.43 kWh 2005 6th out of 157
Consumption by iron and steel industry > Per capita 332.15 kWh per capita 2005 22nd out of 63
Consumption by other consumers per capita 4,146.48 kWh 2005 7th out of 163
Consumption by other industries and construction per capita 5,603.83 kWh 2005 5th out of 156
Consumption by other transportation per capita 131.72 kWh 2005 6th out of 40
Consumption by petroleum refineries 6.56 billion kWh 2005 8th out of 50
Consumption by petroleum refineries > Per capita 203.01 kWh per capita 2005 5th out of 49
Consumption by petroleum refineries per capita 202.93 kWh 2005 5th out of 48
Consumption by pump-storage plants per capita 6.5 kWh 2005 26th out of 26
Consumption in agriculture 10.25 billion kWh 2005 7th out of 94
Consumption in agriculture per capita 317.16 kWh 2005 11th out of 91
Consumption per capita 16,281.22 kWh 2007 2nd out of 146
Conversion > Transport and distribution losses 45.84 billion kWh 2005 7th out of 178
Energy balance requirement 433.33 billion kWh 2005 3rd out of 154
Energy balance requirement > Per capita 13,416.33 kWh per capita 2005 4th out of 153
Exports 57.97 billion kWh 2012 2nd out of 156
From fossil fuels 31.7% of total installed capacity 2010 156th out of 184
From nuclear fuels 9.2% of total installed capacity 2010 16th out of 183
From other renewable sources 4.2% of total installed capacity 2010 42nd out of 184
Gross inland availability > Per capita 18,091.98 kWh per capita 2005 3rd out of 209
Hydro > Production 363.63 billion kWh 2005 2nd out of 146
Hydro > Production > Per capita 11,258.12 kWh per capita 2005 3rd out of 145
Hydro > Production > Public 332.17 billion kWh 2005 2nd out of 144
Hydro > Production > Self-producer per capita 973.6 kWh 2005 3rd out of 48
Hydro > Production per capita 11,253.59 kWh 2005 3rd out of 141
Imports 11.39 billion kWh 2012 16th out of 144
Imports > Per capita 707,560.75 kWh per 1,000 people 2008 15th out of 124
Installed generating capacity 136.9 million kW 2010 5th out of 186
Installed generating capacity per thousand people 4,011.54 kW 2010 5th out of 184
Net > Production 608.2 billion kWh 2005 6th out of 210
Net > Production > Per capita 18,830.43 kWh per capita 2005 3rd out of 209
Net > Production per capita 18,822.85 kWh 2005 3rd out of 189
Net inland availability 510.77 billion kWh 2005 6th out of 201
Net inland availability > Per capita 15,813.9 kWh per capita 2005 3rd out of 200
Nuclear > Production 92.04 billion kWh 2005 6th out of 29
Nuclear > Production > Per capita 2,849.62 kWh per capita 2005 8th out of 29
Nuclear > Production > Public > Per capita 2,849.62 kWh per capita 2005 8th out of 29
Power plant capacity > Public solar 17,000 kW 2005 6th out of 17
Power plant capacity > Public solar > Per capita 0.526 kW per 1,000 people 2005 9th out of 17
Power plant capacity > Public solar per million 526.12 kW 2005 9th out of 17
Power plant capacity > Public wind 684,000 kW 2005 9th out of 41
Production 618.9 billion kWh 2011 5th out of 95
Production > KWh 639.73 billion 2007 7th out of 129
Production > KWh > Per capita 19,308.81 per capita 1996 2nd out of 70
Production > Per capita 18,346.73 kWh per capita 2007 3rd out of 176
Production by source > Fossil fuel 28% 2003 179th out of 222
Production by source > Hydro 57.9% 2003 46th out of 222
Production by source > Nuclear 12.9% 2003 22nd out of 222
Production from hydroelectric sources > Kwh 340.95 billion kWh 2004 2nd out of 115
Production from hydroelectric sources > Kwh per capita 10,656.42 kWh 2004 3rd out of 114
Production from natural gas sources > % of total 5.36% 2004 74th out of 91
Production from natural gas sources > Kwh 32.07 billion kWh 2004 23th out of 92
Production from natural gas sources > Kwh per capita 1,002.44 kWh 2004 40th out of 92
Production from oil sources > Kwh 21.78 billion kWh 2004 15th out of 121
Production per capita 18,604.5 kWh 2007 3rd out of 167
Solar > Production > Public 17 million kWh 2005 4th out of 14
Solar > Production > Public per capita 0.526 kWh 2005 7th out of 14
Thermal > Production 171.01 billion kWh 2005 15th out of 208
Thermal > Production > Per capita 5,294.56 kWh per capita 2005 37th out of 207
Thermal > Production > Self-producer 17.79 billion kWh 2005 12th out of 130
Thermal > Production > Self-producer > Per capita 550.85 kWh per capita 2005 22nd out of 130
Thermal > Production per capita 5,292.43 kWh 2005 30th out of 187
Total > Production > Public 578.94 billion kWh 2005 6th out of 210
Total > Production > Public > Per capita 17,924.49 kWh per capita 2005 3rd out of 209
Total > Production > Self-producer 49.25 billion kWh 2005 4th out of 135
Total > Production > Self-producer > Per capita 1,524.85 kWh per capita 2005 8th out of 135
Wind > Production 1.47 billion kWh 2005 9th out of 48

SOURCES: CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011; Wikipedia: List of countries by electricity consumption; 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; 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.

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