Country Comparison > Electricity - consumption

RankCountryElectricity - consumption (billion kWh)
1China5,564
2United States3,902
3India1,137
4Japan943.7
5Russia909.6
6Germany536.5
7Canada522.2
8Brazil509.1
9Korea, South507.6
10France450.8
11United Kingdom309.2
12Saudi Arabia296.2
13Italy293.5
14Mexico258.7
15Spain239.5
16Taiwan237.4
17Iran236.3
18Turkey231.1
19Australia229.4
20Indonesia213.4
21South Africa207.1
22Thailand187.7
23Egypt159.7
24Poland149.4
25Vietnam143.2
26Malaysia136.9
27Sweden133.5
28Ukraine133.2
29Norway122.2
30Argentina121
31United Arab Emirates113.2
32Netherlands108.8
33Kazakhstan94.23
34Pakistan92.33
35Finland82.79
36Belgium82.16
37Philippines78.3
38Chile73.22
39Venezuela71.96
40Colombia68.25
41Austria64.6
42Czech Republic62.34
43Switzerland58.46
44Kuwait57.78
45Greece56.89
46Algeria55.96
47Israel55
48Bangladesh53.65
49Romania49.64
50Uzbekistan49.07
51Singapore47.69
52Portugal46.94
53Peru44.61
54Hong Kong41.84
55New Zealand39.5
56Hungary39.37
57Iraq38.46
58Qatar37.24
59Denmark33.02
60Bulgaria32.34
61Belarus31.72
62Serbia29.81
63Oman28.92
64Morocco28.25
65Libya27.3
66Slovakia26.64
67Bahrain26.11
68Ireland25.68
69Nigeria24.72
70Ecuador22.68
71Azerbaijan20.24
72Puerto Rico19.48
73Iceland17.68
74Jordan16.82
75Cuba16.16
76Croatia15.93
77Lebanon15.71
78Dominican Republic15.64
79Tunisia15.27
80Turkmenistan15.09
81Burma14.93
82Syria14.16
83Korea, North13.89
84Slovenia13.4
85Tajikistan12.96
86Sri Lanka12.67
87Georgia12.37
88Sudan12.12
89Bosnia and Herzegovina11.87
90Mozambique11.57
91Zambia11.04
92Paraguay10.9
93Uruguay10.77
94Kyrgyzstan10.52
95Lithuania10.5
96Guatemala10.1
97Trinidad and Tobago9.87
98Costa Rica9.81
99Ghana9.36
100Ethiopia9.06
101Angola9.04
102Estonia8.8
103Panama8.71
104Kenya7.86
105Bolivia7.78
106Congo, Democratic Republic of the7.43
107Honduras7.22
108Zimbabwe7.12
109Latvia6.8
110West Bank6.49
111Luxembourg6.47
112Macedonia6.42
113Cameroon6.41
114Cote d'Ivoire6.24
115Mongolia5.93
116El Salvador5.93
117Cambodia5.86
118Tanzania5.68
119Afghanistan5.53
120Laos5.47
121Armenia5.29
122Albania5.11
123Macau5.08
124Nepal4.98
125Moldova4.4
126Kosovo3.96
127Namibia3.89
128Brunei3.77
129Yemen3.68
130Botswana3.64
131Nicaragua3.59
132Senegal3.5
133Papua New Guinea3.24
134Uganda3.11
135Mali2.98
136Jamaica2.85
137Montenegro2.81
138New Caledonia2.74
139Mauritius2.73
140Bhutan2.18
141Malta2.12
142Gabon2.07
143Suriname1.75
144Bahamas, The1.65
145Guam1.6
146Madagascar1.59
147Burkina Faso1.55
148Swaziland1.43
149Malawi1.32
150Togo1.26
151Benin1.14
152Niger1.07
153Mauritania1.06
154Barbados0.99
155Congo, Republic of the0.91
156Aruba0.87
157Fiji0.85
158Lesotho0.85
159Guyana0.79
160Virgin Islands0.65
161Jersey0.63
162French Polynesia0.63
163Cayman Islands0.61
164Bermuda0.6
165Marshall Islands0.6
166Guinea0.56
167Rwanda0.53
168Greenland0.47
169Equatorial Guinea0.47
170Belize0.45
171Haiti0.41
172Liechtenstein0.39
173South Sudan0.39
174Burundi0.38
175Djibouti0.38
176Maldives0.37
177Cape Verde0.37
178Eritrea0.35
179Saint Lucia0.34
180Seychelles0.33
181Somalia0.32
182Antigua and Barbuda0.31
183Faroe Islands0.29
184Gambia, The0.28
185Liberia0.28
186Sierra Leone0.28
187Gibraltar0.23
188Andorra0.22
189Turks and Caicos Islands0.22
190Chad0.21
191Saint Kitts and Nevis0.19
192Grenada0.19
193Micronesia, Federated States of0.18
194Central African Republic0.16
195American Samoa0.16
196Saint Vincent and the Grenadines0.15
197Samoa0.12
198British Virgin Islands0.12
199Dominica0.1
200Solomon Islands0.1
201Sao Tome and Principe0.06
202Vanuatu0.06
203Tonga0.05
204Saint Pierre and Miquelon0.04
205Comoros0.04
206Guinea-Bissau0.04
207Cook Islands0.03
208Kiribati0.03
209Montserrat0.02
210Nauru0.02
211Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)0.02
212Saint Helena0.01
213Niue0
214Northern Mariana Islands0
215Gaza Strip0
216East Timor0
217Western Sahara0

Definition: This entry consists of total electricity generated annually plus imports and minus exports, expressed in kilowatt-hours. The discrepancy between the amount of electricity generated and/or imported and the amount consumed and/or exported is accounted for as loss in transmission and distribution.

Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2019

See also: Electricity - consumption map

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