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Korea, South Energy Profile 2017

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Electricity accesselectrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Electricity - production528.1 billion kWh (2016 est.)
Electricity - consumption497 billion kWh (2016 est.)
Electricity - exports0 kWh (2016 est.)
Electricity - imports0 kWh (2016 est.)
Electricity - installed generating capacity97.65 million kW (2015 est.)
Electricity - from fossil fuels64.4% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Electricity - from nuclear fuels31.2% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Electricity - from hydroelectric plants1.1% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Electricity - from other renewable sources3.3% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Oil - production600,000 bbl/day (1 April 2017 est.)
Oil - exports0 bbl/day (1 April 2017)
Oil - imports2.811 million bbl/day (2015 est.)
Oil - proved reservesNA bbl (1 January 2016 est.)
Refined petroleum products - production3.06 million bbl/day (2015 est.)
Refined petroleum products - consumption2.346 million bbl/day (2015 est.)
Refined petroleum products - exports2.04 million bbl/day (2015 est.)
Refined petroleum products - imports843,500 bbl/day (2015 est.)
Natural gas - production322 million cu m (2014 est.)
Natural gas - consumption47.4 billion cu m (2014 est.)
Natural gas - exports0 cu m (2014 est.)
Natural gas - imports49.08 billion cu m (2014 est.)
Natural gas - proved reserves7.079 billion cu m (1 January 2016 es)
Carbon dioxide emissions from consumption of energy599.3 million Mt (2014 est.)

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

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