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Malawi Energy Profile 2017

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Electricity accesspopulation without electricity: 14,900,000
electrification - total population: 9%
electrification - urban areas: 32%
electrification - rural areas: 4% (2013)
Electricity - production2.1 billion kWh (2016 est.)
Electricity - consumption2.1 billion kWh (2015 est.)
Electricity - exports0 kWh (2016 est.)
Electricity - imports0 kWh (2016 est.)
Electricity - installed generating capacity353,100 kW (2017 est.)
Electricity - from fossil fuels0.7% of total installed capacity (2017 est.)
Electricity - from nuclear fuels0% of total installed capacity (2017 est.)
Electricity - from hydroelectric plants99.3% of total installed capacity (2017 est.)
Electricity - from other renewable sources0% of total installed capacity (2017 est.)
Oil - production0 bbl/day (2017 est.)
Oil - exports0 bbl/day (2017 est.)
Oil - imports0 bbl/day (2017 est.)
Oil - proved reserves0 bbl (1 January 2016)
Refined petroleum products - production0 bbl/day (2017 est.)
Refined petroleum products - consumption7,000 bbl/day (2014 est.)
Refined petroleum products - exports0 bbl/day (2013 est.)
Refined petroleum products - imports6,843 bbl/day (2017 est.)
Natural gas - production0 cu m (2017 est.)
Natural gas - consumption0 cu m (2017 est.)
Natural gas - exports0 cu m (2017 est.)
Natural gas - imports0 cu m (2017 est.)
Natural gas - proved reserves0 cu m (1 January 2016)
Carbon dioxide emissions from consumption of energy1.9 million Mt (2013 est.)

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

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