South Korea - GDP Energy Intensity (in Primary Energy)

Since 2014, South Korea GDP Energy Intensity (in Primary Energy) was down by 0.8% year on year. At 6.35 Megajoules Per US Dollar PPP = 2011 in 2019, the country was ranked number 41 among other countries in GDP Energy Intensity (in Primary Energy). South Korea is overtaken by Zambia, which was number 40 at 6.53 Megajoules Per US Dollar PPP = 2011 and is followed by Qatar at 6.31 Megajoules Per US Dollar PPP = 2011. Somalia topped the ranking with 40.07 Megajoules Per US Dollar PPP = 2011 in 2014, a fall of 2% compared to 2013. Liberia, Democratic Republic of the Congo and Trinidad and Tobago respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. Laos recorded the best 5 years average growth at +14.2% per year, while Uzbekistan was the worst growing country at -12.7% per year.

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Date Megajoules Per US Dollar PPP = 2011
2019 6.35
2018 6.40
2017 6.46
2016 6.51
2015 6.55
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How does South Korea rank in GDP Energy Intensity (in Primary Energy)?

# 190 Countries Megajoules Per US Dollar PPP = 2011 Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Somalia
40.07 2014 -2.0 % -1.5 % View data
2 #2
Liberia
24.50 2019 -0.8 % +0.4 % View data
40 #40
Zambia
6.53 2019 -2.7 % -2.5 % View data
41 #41
South Korea
6.35 2019 -0.8 % -0.8 % View data
42 #42
Qatar
6.31 2019 -0.2 % -0.5 % View data
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