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Libya Energy Profile 2017

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Electricity accesspopulation without electricity: 13,083
electrification - total population: 99.8%
electrification - urban areas: 100%
electrification - rural areas: 99.1% (2013)
Electricity - production35 billion kWh
note: persistent electricity shortages have contributed to the ongoing instability throughout the country (2014 est.)
Electricity - consumption9.3 billion kWh (2014 est.)
Electricity - exports1 million kWh (2013 est.)
Electricity - imports88 million kWh (2014 est.)
Electricity - installed generating capacity8.9 million kW (2014 est.)
Electricity - from fossil fuels99.2% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Electricity - from nuclear fuels0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Electricity - from hydroelectric plants0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Electricity - from other renewable sources0.8% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Oil - production404,000 bbl/day (2015 est.)
Oil - exports834,100 bbl/day
note: Libyan crude oil export values are highly volatile because of continuing protests and other disruptions across the country (2013 est.)
Oil - imports0 bbl/day (2013 est.)
Oil - proved reserves48.36 billion bbl (1 January 2016 est.)
Refined petroleum products - production158,300 bbl/day (2013 est.)
Refined petroleum products - consumption255,000 bbl/day (2014 est.)
Refined petroleum products - exports50,890 bbl/day (2013 est.)
Refined petroleum products - imports144,000 bbl/day (2013 est.)
Natural gas - production11.8 billion cu m (2014 est.)
Natural gas - consumption5.804 billion cu m (2014 est.)
Natural gas - exports6 billion cu m (2014 est.)
Natural gas - imports0 cu m (2013 est.)
Natural gas - proved reserves1.505 trillion cu m (1 January 2016 es)
Carbon dioxide emissions from consumption of energy57 million Mt (2013 est.)

Source: CIA World Factbook
This page was last updated on July 9, 2017

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