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Congo, Democratic Republic of the Energy Profile 2017

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Electricity accesspopulation without electricity: 61,400,000
electrification - total population: 9%
electrification - urban areas: 19%
electrification - rural areas: 2% (2013)
Electricity - production8.7 billion kWh (2014 est.)
Electricity - consumption9.3 billion kWh (2014 est.)
Electricity - exports69 million kWh (2014 est.)
Electricity - imports1.1 billion kWh (2014 est.)
Electricity - installed generating capacity2.6 million kW (2014 est.)
Electricity - from fossil fuels1.4% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Electricity - from nuclear fuels0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Electricity - from hydroelectric plants98.6% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Electricity - from other renewable sources0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Oil - production20,000 bbl/day (2015 est.)
Oil - exports20,000 bbl/day (2013 est.)
Oil - imports0 bbl/day (2013 est.)
Oil - proved reserves180 million bbl (1 January 2016 est.)
Refined petroleum products - production0 bbl/day (2013 est.)
Refined petroleum products - consumption24,000 bbl/day (2014 est.)
Refined petroleum products - exports0 bbl/day (2013 est.)
Refined petroleum products - imports22,250 bbl/day (2013 est.)
Natural gas - production8.495 million cu m (2011 est.)
Natural gas - consumption8.495 million cu m (2011 est.)
Natural gas - exports0 cu m (2013 est.)
Natural gas - imports0 cu m (2013 est.)
Natural gas - proved reserves991.1 million cu m (1 January 2016 es)
Carbon dioxide emissions from consumption of energy1.4 million Mt (2013 est.)

Source: CIA World Factbook
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