Tunisia - Energy imports

Energy imports, net (% of energy use)

Energy imports, net (% of energy use) in Tunisia was 16.13 as of 2010. Its highest value over the past 39 years was 24.22 in 2006, while its lowest value was -181.01 in 1971.

Definition: Net energy imports are estimated as energy use less production, both measured in oil equivalents. A negative value indicates that the country is a net exporter. Energy use refers to use of primary energy before transformation to other end-use fuels, which is equal to indigenous production plus imports and stock changes, minus exports and fuels supplied to ships and aircraft engaged in international transport.

Source: International Energy Agency (IEA Statistics © OECD/IEA, http://www.iea.org/stats/index.asp) and United Nations, Energy Statistics Yearbook.

See also:

Year Value
1971 -181.01
1972 -151.01
1973 -140.75
1974 -133.16
1975 -148.54
1976 -93.73
1977 -103.76
1978 -111.87
1979 -117.30
1980 -104.18
1981 -92.10
1982 -88.39
1983 -76.93
1984 -65.99
1985 -57.40
1986 -55.26
1987 -46.83
1988 -38.42
1989 -39.93
1990 -15.80
1991 -29.87
1992 -21.21
1993 -8.09
1994 4.59
1995 8.18
1996 2.62
1997 -1.54
1998 0.58
1999 4.51
2000 9.20
2001 13.95
2002 14.18
2003 19.63
2004 19.59
2005 19.64
2006 24.22
2007 12.58
2008 19.89
2009 16.04
2010 16.13

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Energy production & use