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Venezuela Energy Profile 2017

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Electricity accesspopulation without electricity: 100,000
electrification - total population: 99.7%
electrification - urban areas: 99.8%
electrification - rural areas: 98.6% (2013)
Electricity - production124 billion kWh (2014 est.)
Electricity - consumption78 billion kWh (2014 est.)
Electricity - exports705 million kWh (2012 est.)
Electricity - imports700 million kWh (2013 est.)
Electricity - installed generating capacity31 million kW (2014 est.)
Electricity - from fossil fuels44.3% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Electricity - from nuclear fuels0% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Electricity - from hydroelectric plants55.6% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Electricity - from other renewable sources0.1% of total installed capacity (2012 est.)
Oil - production2.5 million bbl/day (2015 est.)
Oil - exports1.548 million bbl/day (2013 est.)
Oil - imports0 bbl/day (2013 est.)
Oil - proved reserves300 billion bbl (1 January 2016 est.)
Refined petroleum products - production999,400 bbl/day (2013 est.)
Refined petroleum products - consumption776,000 bbl/day (2014 est.)
Refined petroleum products - exports390,900 bbl/day (2013 est.)
Refined petroleum products - imports41,530 bbl/day (2013 est.)
Natural gas - production21.88 billion cu m (2014 est.)
Natural gas - consumption23.72 billion cu m (2014 est.)
Natural gas - exports0 cu m (2014 est.)
Natural gas - imports1.839 billion cu m (2014 est.)
Natural gas - proved reserves5.617 trillion cu m (1 January 2016 es)
Carbon dioxide emissions from consumption of energy188 million Mt (2013 est.)

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

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