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Papua New Guinea Energy Profile 2017

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Electricity accesspopulation without electricity: 5,568,879
electrification - total population: 18%
electrification - urban areas: 72%
electrification - rural areas: 10% (2012)
Electricity - production3.2 billion kWh (2014 est.)
Electricity - consumption3 billion kWh (2014 est.)
Electricity - exports0 kWh (2013 est.)
Electricity - imports0 kWh (2013 est.)
Electricity - installed generating capacity900,000 kW (2014 est.)
Electricity - from fossil fuels61.1% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Electricity - from nuclear fuels0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Electricity - from hydroelectric plants30.9% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Electricity - from other renewable sources8% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Oil - production52,600 bbl/day (2015 est.)
Oil - exports25,400 bbl/day (2013 est.)
Oil - imports14,880 bbl/day (2013 est.)
Oil - proved reserves200 million bbl (1 January 2016 est.)
Refined petroleum products - production28,340 bbl/day (2013 est.)
Refined petroleum products - consumption42,000 bbl/day (2014 est.)
Refined petroleum products - exports8,062 bbl/day (2013 est.)
Refined petroleum products - imports21,180 bbl/day (2013 est.)
Natural gas - production4.75 billion cu m (2014 est.)
Natural gas - consumption100 million cu m (2014 est.)
Natural gas - exports4.65 billion cu m (2014 est.)
Natural gas - imports0 cu m (2013 est.)
Natural gas - proved reserves151.3 billion cu m (1 January 2016 es)
Carbon dioxide emissions from consumption of energy3.7 million Mt (2013 est.)

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

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