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Syria Energy Profile 2017

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Electricity accesspopulation without electricity: 1,600,000
electrification - total population: 96%
electrification - urban areas: 100%
electrification - rural areas: 81% (2013)
Electricity - production21 billion kWh (2014 est.)
Electricity - consumption17 billion kWh (2014 est.)
Electricity - exports100 million kWh (2014 est.)
Electricity - imports1.2 billion kWh (2012 est.)
Electricity - installed generating capacity8.2 million kW (2014 est.)
Electricity - from fossil fuels82.9% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Electricity - from nuclear fuels0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Electricity - from hydroelectric plants16.8% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Electricity - from other renewable sources0.3% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Oil - production30,000 bbl/day (2015 est.)
Oil - exports0 bbl/day (2013 est.)
Oil - imports58,260 bbl/day (2013 est.)
Oil - proved reserves2.5 billion bbl (1 January 2016 est.)
Refined petroleum products - production111,600 bbl/day (2013 est.)
Refined petroleum products - consumption165,000 bbl/day (2014 est.)
Refined petroleum products - exports12,150 bbl/day (2013 est.)
Refined petroleum products - imports76,050 bbl/day (2013 est.)
Natural gas - production5.205 billion cu m (2014 est.)
Natural gas - consumption5.205 billion cu m (2014 est.)
Natural gas - exports0 cu m (2013 est.)
Natural gas - imports249.2 million cu m (2011 est.)
Natural gas - proved reserves240.7 billion cu m (1 January 2016 es)
Carbon dioxide emissions from consumption of energy49 million Mt (2013 est.)

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

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