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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 24,816,400 2016[1][2][3]
1   China 6,495,140 2017[4]
2   United States 4,350,800 2016[1][5]
3   India 1,400,800 2016[1]
4   Russia 1,091,000 2017[1]
5   Japan 999,600 2016[1]
6   Canada 648,400 2016[1]
7   Germany 600,000 2016[1]
8   Brazil 581,700 2016[1]
9   France 553,400 2016[1]
10   South Korea 551,200 2016[1]
11   United Kingdom 338,600 2016[1]
12   Saudi Arabia 330,500 2016[1]
13   Mexico 314,800 2016[1]
14   Italy 286,300 2016[1]
15   Iran 286,000 2016[1]
16   Spain 274,400 2016[1]
17   Turkey 272,700 2016[1]
18   Taiwan 264,100 2016[1]
19   Australia 256,900 2016[1]
20   South Africa 251,900 2016[1]
21   Indonesia 248,900 2016[1]
22   Egypt 187,300 2016[1]
23   Thailand 179,700 2016[1]
24   Vietnam 175,700 2016[1]
25   Poland 166,600 2016[1]
26   Ukraine 163,700 2016[1]
27   Malaysia 156,800 2016[1]
28   Sweden 154,900 2016[1]
29   Norway 149,500 2016[1]
30   Argentina 146,900 2016[1]
31   United Arab Emirates 136,800 2016[1]
32   Venezuela 115,600 2016[1]
33   Pakistan 115,400 2016[1]
34   Netherlands 109,600 2016[1]
35   Kazakhstan 91,600 2016[1]
36   Philippines 89,900 2016[1]
37   Belgium 86,900 2016[1]
38   Czech Republic 83,300 2016[1]
39   Colombia 78,500 2016[1]
40   Chile 77,500 2016[1]
41   Kuwait 71,100 2016[1]
42   Algeria 70,200 2016[1]
43   Finland 68,600 2016[1]
44   Austria 67,600 2016[1]
46   Bangladesh 67400
49   Portugal 60,500 2016
51   Paraguay 57,050 2011[6]
50    Switzerland 57,327 2017[7]
52   Greece 52,500 2016[1]
53   Singapore 51,600 2016[1]
54   Peru 51,500 2016[1]
55   Iraq 51,193 2011[6]
56   Bulgaria 45,100 2016[1]
57   New Zealand 43,900 2016[1]
58   Qatar 42,400 2016[1]
59   Serbia 38,778 2011[6]
60   Hong Kong 38,200 2016[1]
61   Syria 35,892 2011[6]
62   Belarus 33,100 2016[1]
63   Hungary 31,500 2016[1]
64   Ireland 30,400 2016[1]
65   Denmark 30,300 2016[1]
66   Slovakia 27,500 2016[1]
67   Ecuador 27,100 2016[1]
68   Libya 25,957 2011[6]
69   Nigeria 25,695 2011[6]
70   Azerbaijan 25,000 2016[1]
71   Morocco 23,652 2011[6]
72   Turkmenistan 22,600 2016[1]
73   North Korea 20,992 2011[6]
74   Oman 20,073 2011[6]
75   Puerto Rico 20,015 2011[6]
76   Iceland 17,191 2012[6]
77   Cuba 16,745 2011[6]
78   Mozambique 16,661 2011[6]
79   Kyrgyzstan 16,035 2011[6]
80   Lebanon 15,423 2011[6]
81   Slovenia 15,225 2011[6]
82   Tajikistan 14,956 2011[6]
83   Tunisia 14,762 2012[6]
84   Bosnia and Herzegovina 14,582 2011[6]
85   Dominican Republic 14,367 2015[6]
86   Bahrain 13,086 2011[6]
87   Jordan 12,998 2011[6]
88   Laos 12,242 2011[6]
89   Estonia 11,655 2012[6]
90   Zambia 11,338 2010[6]
91   Ghana 10,906 2011[6]
92   Croatia 10,162 2011[6]
93   Uruguay 10,161 2011[6]
94   Georgia 9,977 2011[6]
95   Costa Rica 9,888 2011[6]
96   Sudan[8] 8,917 2011[6]
97   Sri Lanka 8,718 2015[9]
98   Guatemala 8,361 2011[6]
99   Trinidad and Tobago 7,904 2013[3]
100   Congo, Democratic Republic of the 7,802 2011[6]
101   Panama 7,642 2011[6]
102   Kenya 7,618 2011[6]
103   Zimbabwe 7,297 2011[6]
104   Burma 7,144 2011[6]
105   Armenia 7,075 2011[6]
106   Bhutan 6,976 2011[6]
107   Bolivia 6,835 2011[6]
108   Honduras 6,712 2011[6]
109   Macedonia 6,534 2011[6]
110   El Salvador 5,992 2011[6]
111   Latvia 5,891 2011[6]
112   Côte d'Ivoire 5,870 2011[6]
113   Cameroon 5,857 2011[6]
114   Yemen 5,834 2011[6]
115   Kosovo 5,847 2012[10]
116   Angola 5,512 2011[6]
117   Moldova 5,456 2010[6]
118   Tanzania 5,115 2011[6]
119   Ethiopia 5,107 2011[6]
120   Lithuania 4,780 2013[3]
121   Jamaica 4,745 2011[6]
122   Cyprus 4,570 2011[6]
123   Mongolia 4,472 2011[6]
124   Albania 3,882 2011[6]
125   Nicaragua 3,522 2011[6]
126   Brunei 3,500 2011[6]
127   Papua New Guinea 3,325 2011[6]
128     Nepal 3,279 2011[6]
129   Reunion 2,841 2011[6]
130   Senegal 2,801 2011[6]
131   Mauritius 2,627 2011[6]
132   Montenegro 2,557 2011[6]
133   Uganda 2,493 2011[6]
134   New Caledonia 2,430 2011[6]
135   Luxembourg 2,211 2012[6]
136   Bahamas 2,190 2011[6]
137   Malawi 2,069 2011[6]
138   Malta 2,050 2011[6]
139   Guam 1,734 2011[6]
140   Martinique 1,702 2011[6]
141   Gabon 1,702 2011[6]
142   Guadeloupe 1,650 2011[6]
143   Suriname 1,600 2011[6]
144   Namibia 1,585 2011[6]
145   Madagascar 1,340 2011[6]
146   Netherlands Antilles 1,287 2011[6]
147   Congo, Republic of the 1,255 2011[6]
148   Barbados 1,002 2011[6]
149   U.S. Virgin Islands 996 2001[6]
150   Cambodia 991 2011[6]
151   Aruba 980 2011[6]
152   Guinea 950 2011[6]
153   Mauritania 930 2011[6]
154   French Guiana 885 2011[6]
155   Fiji 836 2011[6]
156   Afghanistan 833 2011[6]
157   Macau 833 2011[6]
158   French Polynesia 825 2011[6]
159   Botswana 794 2011[6]
160   Guyana 725 2011[6]
161   Lesotho 700 2011[6]
162   Bermuda 674 2011[6]
163   Haiti 652 2011[6]
164   Cayman Islands 594 2011[6]
165   Burkina Faso 579 2011[6]
166   Palestine 535 2011[6]
167   Mali 520 2011[6]
168   Belize 452 2011[6]
169   Swaziland 460 2007
170   Liberia 319 2005
163   Djibouti 306 2006
164   Saint Lucia 304 2005
165   Greenland 300 2005
166   Faroe Islands 290 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[6]
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