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Electricity access
population without electricity: 3 million (2019)
electrification - total population: 47% (2019)
electrification - urban areas: 95% (2019)
electrification - rural areas: 13% (2019)
Electricity - production
415.9 million kWh (2016 est.)
Electricity - consumption
353.9 million kWh (2016 est.)
Electricity - exports
0 kWh (2016 est.)
Electricity - imports
0 kWh (2016 est.)
Electricity - installed generating capacity
160,700 kW (2016 est.)
Electricity - from fossil fuels
99% of total installed capacity (2016 est.)
Electricity - from nuclear fuels
0% of total installed capacity (2017 est.)
Electricity - from hydroelectric plants
0% of total installed capacity (2017 est.)
Electricity - from other renewable sources
1% of total installed capacity (2017 est.)
Oil - production
0 bbl/day (2018 est.)
Oil - exports
0 bbl/day (2015 est.)
Oil - imports
0 bbl/day (2015 est.)
Oil - proved reserves
0 bbl (1 January 2018 est.)
Refined petroleum products - production
0 bbl/day (2015 est.)
Refined petroleum products - consumption
4,000 bbl/day (2016 est.)
Refined petroleum products - exports
0 bbl/day (2015 est.)
Refined petroleum products - imports
3,897 bbl/day (2015 est.)
Natural gas - production
0 cu m (2017 est.)
Natural gas - consumption
0 cu m (2017 est.)
Natural gas - exports
0 cu m (2017 est.)
Natural gas - imports
0 cu m (2017 est.)
Natural gas - proved reserves
0 cu m (1 January 2014 est.)
Carbon dioxide emissions from consumption of energy
597,100 Mt (2017 est.)

Source: CIA World Factbook
This page was last updated on Friday, November 27, 2020

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