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Brazil Energy Profile 2018

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Electricity accesspopulation without electricity: 800,000
electrification - total population: 99.5%
electrification - urban areas: 100%
electrification - rural areas: 97% (2013)
Electricity - production559.2 billion kWh (2015 est.)
Electricity - consumption500.6 billion kWh (2015 est.)
Electricity - exports219 million kWh (2015 est.)
Electricity - imports34.64 billion kWh (2015 est.)
Electricity - installed generating capacity155.6 million kW (2015 est.)
Electricity - from fossil fuels25.4% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Electricity - from nuclear fuels1.2% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Electricity - from hydroelectric plants59.2% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Electricity - from other renewable sources16% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Oil - production2.515 million bbl/day (2016 est.)
Oil - exports518,800 bbl/day (2014 est.)
Oil - imports350,100 bbl/day (2014 est.)
Oil - proved reserves13 billion bbl (1 January 2017 es)
Refined petroleum products - production2.899 million bbl/day (2014 est.)
Refined petroleum products - consumption3.102 million bbl/day (2015 est.)
Refined petroleum products - exports269,400 bbl/day (2014 est.)
Refined petroleum products - imports559,000 bbl/day (2014 est.)
Natural gas - production20.41 billion cu m (2015 est.)
Natural gas - consumption43.4 billion cu m (2015 est.)
Natural gas - exports100 million cu m (2014 est.)
Natural gas - imports18.98 billion cu m (2015 est.)
Natural gas - proved reserves429.9 billion cu m (1 January 2017 es)
Carbon dioxide emissions from consumption of energy535 million Mt (2013 est.)

Source: CIA World Factbook
This page was last updated on January 20, 2018

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