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Congo, Republic of the Energy Profile 2017

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Electricity accesspopulation without electricity: 2,600,000
electrification - total population: 42%
electrification - urban areas: 62%
electrification - rural areas: 5% (2013)
Electricity - production1.7 billion kWh (2014 est.)
Electricity - consumption900 million kWh (2014 est.)
Electricity - exports22 million kWh (2014 est.)
Electricity - imports18 million kWh (2014 est.)
Electricity - installed generating capacity500,000 kW (2014 est.)
Electricity - from fossil fuels12.2% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Electricity - from nuclear fuels0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Electricity - from hydroelectric plants87.8% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Electricity - from other renewable sources0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Oil - production269,000 bbl/day (2015 est.)
Oil - exports252,300 bbl/day (2013 est.)
Oil - imports0 bbl/day (2013 est.)
Oil - proved reserves1.6 billion bbl (1 January 2016 est.)
Refined petroleum products - production18,550 bbl/day (2013 est.)
Refined petroleum products - consumption16,000 bbl/day (2014 est.)
Refined petroleum products - exports5,426 bbl/day (2013 est.)
Refined petroleum products - imports2,615 bbl/day (2013 est.)
Natural gas - production1.5 billion cu m (2014 est.)
Natural gas - consumption1.5 billion cu m (2014 est.)
Natural gas - exports39 million cu m (2012 est.)
Natural gas - imports0 cu m (2013 est.)
Natural gas - proved reserves90.61 billion cu m (1 January 2016 es)
Carbon dioxide emissions from consumption of energy6.5 million Mt (2013 est.)

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

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