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India vs. China

Energy

IndiaChina
Electricity - production1.289 trillion kWh (2015 est.)
6.142 trillion kWh (2016 est.)
Electricity - consumption1.048 trillion kWh (2015 est.)
5.92 trillion kWh (2016 est.)
Electricity - exports5.15 billion kWh (2015 est.)
18.91 billion kWh (2016 est.)
Electricity - imports5.244 billion kWh (2015 est.)
6.185 billion kWh (2016 est.)
Oil - production734,500 bbl/day (2016 est.)
3.981 million bbl/day (2016 est.)
Oil - imports3.789 million bbl/day (2014 est.)
6.167 million bbl/day (2014 est.)
Oil - exports0 bbl/day (2014 est.)
32,000 bbl/day (2014 est.)
Oil - proved reserves4.621 billion bbl (1 January 2017 es)
25.62 billion bbl (1 January 2017 es)
Natural gas - proved reserves1.227 trillion cu m (1 January 2017 es)
5.194 trillion cu m (1 January 2017 es)
Natural gas - production31.24 billion cu m (2015 est.)
138.4 billion cu m (2016 est.)
Natural gas - consumption102.3 billion cu m (2015 est.)
210.3 billion cu m (2016 est.)
Natural gas - exports270 million cu m (2015 est.)
3.243 billion cu m (2015 est.)
Natural gas - imports18.67 billion cu m (2015 est.)
75.1 billion cu m (2016 est.)
Electricity - installed generating capacity308.8 million kW (30 November 2016 )
1.646 billion kW (2016 est.)
Electricity - from fossil fuels71.5% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
64% of total installed capacity (2016 est.)
Electricity - from hydroelectric plants14.4% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
20.2% of total installed capacity (2016 est.)
Electricity - from nuclear fuels1.6% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
2% of total installed capacity (2016 est.)
Electricity - from other renewable sources14.6% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
13.7% of total installed capacity (2016 est.)
Refined petroleum products - production4.793 million bbl/day (2014 est.)
10.85 million bbl/day (2014 est.)
Refined petroleum products - consumption4.142 million bbl/day (2015 est.)
11.75 million bbl/day (2015 est.)
Refined petroleum products - exports1.371 million bbl/day (2014 est.)
709,900 bbl/day (2014 est.)
Refined petroleum products - imports481,900 bbl/day (2014 est.)
971,900 bbl/day (2014 est.)
Carbon dioxide emissions from consumption of energy1.887 billion Mt (2013 est.)
9.135 billion Mt (2014 est.)
Electricity accesspopulation without electricity: 237,400,000
electrification - total population: 79%
electrification - urban areas: 98%
electrification - rural areas: 70% (2013)
population without electricity: 1,200,000
electrification - total population: 99.9%
electrification - urban areas: 100%
electrification - rural areas: 99.8% (2016)

Source: CIA Factbook