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List of countries by electricity production

The list of countries by electricity generation per year based on multiple sources.

ProductionEdit

Rank Country/Region Electricity
production
(GWh)
Date of
information
N/A  World Total 25,551,300 2017[1]
1   China 6,495,100 2017[1]
2   United States 4,281,800 2017[1]
3   India 1,497,000 2017[1]
4   Russia 1,091,200 2017[1]
5   Japan 1,020,000 2017[1]
6   Canada 693,400 2017[1]
7   Germany 654,200 2017[1]
8   Brazil 590,900 2017[1]
9   South Korea 571,700 2017[1]
10   France 554,100 2017[1]
11   Saudi Arabia 375,600 2017[1]
12   United Kingdom 335,900 2017[1]
13   Mexico 315,000 2017[1]
14   Iran 304,400 2017[1]
15   Turkey 295,500 2017[1]
16   Italy 295,400 2017[1]
17   Spain 275,400 2017[1]
18   Taiwan 270,300 2017[1]
19   Indonesia 260,400 2017[1]
20   Australia 259,400 2017[1]
21   South Africa 255,100 2017[1]
22   Egypt 193,200 2017[1]
23   Vietnam 190,100 2017[1]
24   Thailand 176,600 2017[1]
25   Poland 170,300 2017[1]
26   Sweden 163,900 2017[1]
27   Malaysia 162,300 2017[1]
28   Ukraine 157,100 2017[1]
29   Norway 148,700 2017[1]
30   Argentina 147,000 2017[1]
31   United Arab Emirates 135,800 2017[1]
32   Pakistan 123,900 2017[1]
33   Venezuela 117,600 2017[1]
34   Netherlands 116,600 2017[1]
35   Kazakhstan 103,000 2017[1]
36   Philippines 94,400 2017[1]
37   Iraq 93,300 2017[1]
38   Czech Republic 87,000 2017[1]
39   Belgium 86,400 2017[1]
40   Chile 78,600 2017[1]
41   Colombia 75,300 2017[1]
42   Algeria 75,200 2017[1]
43   Bangladesh 74,700 2017[1]
44   Kuwait 72,600 2017[1]
45   Austria 70,100 2017[1]
46   Israel 68,300 2017[1]
47   Finland 67,900 2017[1]
48   Paraguay 63,700 2016[2]
49   Romania 63,600 2017[1]
50    Switzerland 63,200 2017[1]
51   Uzbekistan 60,100 2017[1]
52   Portugal 60,000 2017[1]
53   Greece 55,100 2017[1]
54   Peru 52,500 2017[1]
55   Singapore 52,400 2017[1]
56   Bulgaria 45,300 2017[3]
57   New Zealand 44,300 2017[1]
58   Qatar 43,800 2017[1]
59   Serbia 38,821 2017[4]
60   Hong Kong 37,000 2017[1]
61   Oman 35,900 2017[1]
62   Syria 35,892 2011[5]
63   Libya 35,450 2015[6]
64   Belarus 34,300 2017[1]
65   Denmark 33,716 2017[7]
66   Hungary 32,900 2017[1]
67   Morocco 31,600 2017[1]
68   Ireland 30,400 2016[8]
69   Ecuador 28,000 2017[1]
70   Nigeria 28,000 2017[9]
71   Slovakia 27,500 2016[8]
72   Azerbaijan 24,300 2017[1]
73   Turkmenistan 22,800 2017[1]
74   North Korea 20,992 2011[5]
75   Puerto Rico 20,015 2011[5]
76   Iceland 18,550 2016[10]
77   Cuba 16,745 2011[5]
78   Mozambique 16,661 2011[5]
79   Slovenia 16,500 2016[10]
80   Kyrgyzstan 16,035 2011[5]
81   Lebanon 15,423 2011[5]
82   Tajikistan 14,956 2011[5]
83   Sri Lanka 14,900 2017[1]
84   Tunisia 14,762 2012[5]
85   Bosnia and Herzegovina 14,472 2017[11]
86   Dominican Republic 14,367 2015[5]
87   Bahrain 13,086 2011[5]
88   Jordan 12,998 2011[5]
89   Croatia 12,820 2016[10]
90   Laos 12,242 2011[5]
91   Estonia 12,176 2016[10]
92   Georgia 11,574 2016[10]
93   Zambia 11,338 2010[5]
94   Ghana 10,906 2011[5]
95   Trinidad and Tobago 10,300 2017[1]
96   Uruguay 10,161 2011[5]
97   Costa Rica 9,888 2011[5]
98   Sudan[12] 8,917 2011[5]
99   Guatemala 8,361 2011[5]
100   Congo, Democratic Republic of the 7,802 2011[5]
101   Armenia 7,763 2017[13]
102   Panama 7,642 2011[5]
103   Kenya 7,618 2011[5]
104   Zimbabwe 7,297 2011[5]
105   Burma 7,144 2011[5]
106   Bhutan 6,976 2011[5]
107   Bolivia 6,835 2011[5]
108   Honduras 6,712 2011[5]
109   Latvia 6,425 2016[10]
110   El Salvador 5,992 2011[5]
111   Kosovo 5,906 2017[14]
112   Côte d'Ivoire 5,870 2011[5]
113   Cameroon 5,857 2011[5]
114   Yemen 5,834 2011[5]
115   Mongolia 5,802 2016[15]
116   Macedonia 5,629 2016[10]
117   Angola 5,512 2011[5]
118   Moldova 5,456 2010[5]
119   Tanzania 5,115 2011[5]
120   Ethiopia 5,107 2011[5]
121   Cyprus 4,887 2016[10]
122   Jamaica 4,745 2011[5]
123   Albania 4,525 2017[16]
124   Lithuania 4,266 2016[10]
125   Nicaragua 3,522 2011[5]
126   Brunei 3,500 2011[5]
127   Papua New Guinea 3,325 2011[5]
128     Nepal 3,279 2011[5]
129   Montenegro 3,141 2016[10]
130   Reunion 2,841 2011[5]
131   Senegal 2,801 2011[5]
132   Mauritius 2,627 2011[5]
133   Uganda 2,493 2011[5]
134   New Caledonia 2,430 2011[5]
135   Malta 2,250 2016[17]
136   Luxembourg 2,196 2016[10]
137   Bahamas 2,190 2011[5]
138   Malawi 2,069 2011[5]
139   Guam 1,734 2011[5]
140   Martinique 1,702 2011[5]
141   Gabon 1,702 2011[5]
142   Guadeloupe 1,650 2011[5]
143   Suriname 1,600 2011[5]
144   Namibia 1,585 2011[5]
145   Madagascar 1,340 2011[5]
146   Netherlands Antilles 1,287 2011[5]
147   Congo, Republic of the 1,255 2011[5]
148   Barbados 1,002 2011[5]
149   U.S. Virgin Islands 996 2001[5]
150   Cambodia 991 2011[5]
151   Aruba 980 2011[5]
152   Guinea 950 2011[5]
153   Mauritania 930 2011[5]
154   French Guiana 885 2011[5]
155   Fiji 836 2011[5]
156   Afghanistan 833 2011[5]
157   Macau 833 2011[5]
158   French Polynesia 825 2011[5]
159   Botswana 794 2011[5]
160   Guyana 725 2011[5]
161   Lesotho 700 2011[5]
162   Bermuda 674 2011[5]
163   Haiti 652 2011[5]
164   Cayman Islands 594 2011[5]
165   Burkina Faso 579 2011[5]
166   Palestine 535 2011[5]
167   Mali 520 2011[5]
168   Belize 452 2011[5]
169   Swaziland 460 2007
170   Liberia 319 2005
163   Djibouti 306 2006
164   Faroe Islands 306 2014[18]
165   Saint Lucia 304 2005
166   Greenland 300 2005
167   Somalia 270 2005
168   Eritrea 252 2006
170   Sierra Leone 245 2005
171   Niger 234 2005
173   Micronesia 192 2002
174   American Samoa 180 2005
175   Togo 176 2005
176   Maldives 169 2005
177   Grenada 150 2005
178   Gambia 145 2005
179   Gibraltar 141 2005
180   Burundi 137 2005
182   Saint Kitts and Nevis 125 2005
183   Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 115 2005
184   Samoa 115 2011[5]
185   Central African Republic 109 2005
186   Antigua and Barbuda 105 2005
187   Benin 105 2005
188   Chad 95 2005
189   Rwanda 95 2005
190   Western Sahara 85 2005
191   Dominica 80 2005
192   Solomon Islands 60 2005
193   Guinea-Bissau 60 2005
194   Tonga 54 2006
195   Saint Pierre and Miquelon 50 2005
201   Equatorial Guinea 28 2005
202   Comoros 20 2005
203   Montserrat 20 2005
204   Sao Tome and Principe 18 2005
205   Falkland Islands 16 2005
206   Turks and Caicos Islands 12 2005
207   Kiribati 9 2005
208   Saint Helena 8 2005
209   Niue 3 2005

Production and sourceEdit

Source: World Development Indicators: Electricity production, sources, and access (2011)
Country Electricity production
(TWh)
Non-Renewable Renewable Nuclear
Coal Natural Gas Oil Sub-Total
Thermal
Hydropower Other Renewable Sub-Total
Renewable
  Argentina 129.6 2.5% 51.4% 15.1% 69.0% 24.4% 1.7% 26.1% 4.9%
  Australia 252.6 68.6% 19.7% 1.6% 89.9% 6.6% 3.5% 10.1% 0.0%
  Austria 62.2 11.8% 19.9% 1.6% 33.3% 55.0% 10.7% 65.7% 0.0%
  Canada 636.9 12.0% 9.8% 1.0% 22.8% 59.0% 3.3% 62.3% 14.7%
  Chile 65.7 29.9% 20.9% 9.7% 60.5% 32.0% 7.6% 39.6% 0.0%
  China 4,715.7 79.0% 1.8% 0.2% 81.2% 14.8% 2.2% 17.0% 1.8%
  Hong Kong 39.0 71.2% 28.5% 0.3% 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
  Denmark 35.2 39.7% 16.5% 1.3% 57.5% 0.0% 40.2% 40.2% 0.0%
  Egypt 156.6 0.0% 74.7% 15.8% 90.5% 8.3% 1.3% 9.6% 0.0%
  Finland 73.5 14.0% 12.9% 0.6% 27.5% 16.9% 15.9% 32.8% 31.6%
  France 556.9 3.1% 4.8% 0.6% 8.5% 8.0% 3.6% 11.6% 79.4%
  Germany 602.4 45.1% 13.9% 1.1% 60.1% 2.9% 17.6% 20.5% 17.9%
  Iceland 17.2 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 72.7% 27.3% 100.0% 0.0%
  India 1,052.3 67.9% 10.3% 1.2% 79.4% 12.4% 5% 17.4% 3.2%
  Indonesia 182.4 44.4% 20.3% 23.2% 88.0% 6.8% 5.2% 12.0% 0.0%
  Iran 239.7 0.2% 66.8% 27.8% 94.8% 5.0% 0.1% 5.1% 0.1%
  Iraq 54.2 0.0% 79.5% 12.9% 92.4% 7.6% 0.0% 7.6% 0.0%
  Israel 59.6 59.0% 33.1% 7.3% 99.6% 0.0% 0.4% 0.4% 0.0%
  Italy 300.6 16.7% 48.1% 6.6% 71.4% 15.2% 12.4% 27.6% 0.0%
  Japan 1,042.7 27.0% 35.9% 10.1% 73.0% 8.0% 4.2% 12.2% 9.8%
  South Korea 520.1 43.2% 22.3% 3.2% 68.7% 0.9% 0.6% 1.5% 29.8%
  Kuwait 57.5 0.0% 38% 62% 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
  Libya 27.6 0.0% 56.3% 43.7% 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
  Malaysia 130.1 40.7% 44.7% 7.7% 93.1% 5.9% 1.0% 6.9% 0.0%
  Mexico 295.8 11.5% 52.8% 16.4% 80.7% 12.3% 3.6% 15.9% 3.4%
  Mongolia 4.8 95.1% 0.0% 4.9% 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
  Netherlands 113.0 21.9% 60.6% 1.3% 83.3% 0.1% 10.9% 11.0% 3.7%
  New Zealand 44.5 4.9% 19.1% 0.0% 24.0% 56.4% 19.5% 76.0% 0.0%
  Nigeria 27.0 0.0% 63.3% 15.8% 79.1% 20.9% 0.0% 20.9% 0.0%
  Norway 126.9 0.1% 3.2% 0.0% 3.3% 95.2% 1.3% 96.7% 0.0%
  Pakistan 95.3 0.1% 29% 35.4% 64.6% 29.9% 0.0% 29.9% 5.5%
  Panama 7.9 6.5% 0.0% 41.1% 47.6% 52.2% 0.3% 52.4% 0.0%
  Peru 39.2 1.6% 35.7% 5.8% 43.1% 55.0% 1.9% 56.9% 0.0%
  Philippines 69.2 36.6% 29.8% 4.9% 71.4% 14.0% 14.6% 28.6% 0.0%
  Poland 163.1 86.7% 3.6% 1.5% 92.0% 1.4% 6.6% 8.0% 0.0%
  Russia 1,053.0 15.5% 49.3% 2.6% 67.4% 15.7% 0.1% 15.8% 16.4%
  Saudi Arabia 250.1 0.0% 52.8% 47.2% 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
  Singapore 46.0 0.0% 78% 18.4% 97.7% 0.0% 2.3% 2.3% 0.0%
  South Africa 259.6 93.8% 0.0% 0.1% 93.8% 0.8% 0.2% 1.0% 5.2%
  Spain 289.0 15.5% 29.2% 5.1% 50.2% 10.6% 19.2% 29.8% 20.0%
  Sri Lanka 8.7 38.3% 1.1% 16.8% 56.1% 39.4% 4.5% 43.9% 0.0%
  Sudan 8.6 0.0% 0.0% 24.8% 24.8% 75.2% 0.0% 75.2% 0.0%
  Sweden 150.3 0.9% 1.0% 0.5% 2.4% 44.2% 11.7% 55.9% 40.2%
  Syria 41.1 0.0% 52.4% 39.6% 92.0% 8.0% 0.0% 8.0% 0.0%
  Thailand 156.0 22.3% 68.3% 1.3% 92.0% 5.2% 2.8% 8.0% 0.0%
  Turkey 252.0 30.2% 47.9% 0.9% 79.0% 16.1% 4.9% 21.0% 0.0%
  Ukraine 194.9 38.2% 9.5% 0.3% 48.0% 5.6% 0.1% 5.7% 46.3%
  United Arab Emirates 99.1 0.0% 98.3% 1.7% 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
  United Kingdom 364.9 30.0% 40.2% 1.0% 71.4% 1.6% 7.9% 9.5% 19.1%
  United States 4,326.6 43.3% 24.2% 0.9% 68.6% 7.4% 4.8% 12.2% 19.2%
  Venezuela 122.1 0.0% 17.2% 14.3% 31.5% 68.5% 0.0% 68.5% 0.0%
  Dominican Republic 15.891 13.5% 23.2% 51.8% 88.4% 9.4% 2.1% 11.6% 0.0%
  Vietnam 99.2 21.1% 43.9% 4.8% 69.8% 30.1% 0.1% 30.2% 0.0%
World 22,158.5 41.5% 22.1% 3.9% 67.5% 16.1% 4.2% 20.3% 12.2%

Note: The percentage are subjected to round-off errors

ReferencesEdit