Nigeria - Electric power transmission and distribution losses

Electric power transmission and distribution losses (% of output)

Electric power transmission and distribution losses (% of output) in Nigeria was 16.11 as of 2014. Its highest value over the past 43 years was 49.27 in 1981, while its lowest value was 5.87 in 2009.

Definition: Electric power transmission and distribution losses include losses in transmission between sources of supply and points of distribution and in the distribution to consumers, including pilferage.

Source: IEA Statistics © OECD/IEA 2014 (http://www.iea.org/stats/index.asp), subject to https://www.iea.org/t&c/termsandconditions/

See also:

Year Value
1971 13.25
1972 14.17
1973 19.16
1974 11.41
1975 16.25
1976 18.07
1977 14.68
1978 7.21
1979 31.20
1980 29.07
1981 49.27
1982 24.29
1983 24.03
1984 42.23
1985 32.85
1986 27.60
1987 30.20
1988 32.41
1989 29.70
1990 38.42
1991 37.58
1992 38.57
1993 27.85
1994 34.32
1995 37.72
1996 41.47
1997 42.27
1998 40.75
1999 43.84
2000 38.15
2001 38.71
2002 37.53
2003 33.39
2004 31.08
2005 23.71
2006 31.07
2007 11.53
2008 9.42
2009 5.87
2010 17.22
2011 9.55
2012 8.66
2013 15.12
2014 16.11

Classification

Topic: Environment Indicators

Sub-Topic: Energy production & use