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El Salvador Energy Profile 2018

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Electricity accesspopulation without electricity: 400,000
electrification - total population: 94%
electrification - urban areas: 98%
electrification - rural areas: 86% (2013)
Electricity - production5.482 billion kWh (2016 est.)
Electricity - consumption6.351 billion kWh (2016)
Electricity - exports74.3 million kWh (2016 est.)
Electricity - imports1.066 billion kWh (2016 est.)
Electricity - installed generating capacity1.792 million kW (2016 est.)
Electricity - from fossil fuels51.6% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Electricity - from nuclear fuels0% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Electricity - from hydroelectric plants25.6% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Electricity - from other renewable sources25.7% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Oil - production0 bbl/day (2016 est.)
Oil - exports220 bbl/day (2014 est.)
Oil - imports0 bbl/day (2014 est.)
Oil - proved reserves0 bbl (1 January 2017 es)
Refined petroleum products - production0 bbl/day (2014 est.)
Refined petroleum products - consumption46,000 bbl/day (2015 est.)
Refined petroleum products - exports224.8 bbl/day (2014 est.)
Refined petroleum products - imports45,540 bbl/day (2014 est.)
Natural gas - production0 cu m (2016 est.)
Natural gas - consumption0 cu m (2016 est.)
Natural gas - exports0 cu m (2016 est.)
Natural gas - imports0 cu m (2016 est.)
Natural gas - proved reserves0 cu m (1 January 2016 es)
Carbon dioxide emissions from consumption of energy4.318 million Mt (2015 est.)

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

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