Country Comparison > Electricity - imports

RankCountryElectricity - imports (million kWh)
1United States72,720
2Italy43,180
3Brazil41,310
4Switzerland34,100
5Germany28,340
6Austria26,370
7Netherlands24,260
8Finland22,110
9Spain21,850
10France19,900
11Thailand19,830
12United Kingdom19,700
13Hungary17,950
14Denmark14,980
15Belgium14,650
16Sweden14,290
17Poland14,020
18Czech Republic13,820
19Slovakia13,250
20Iraq11,970
21Hong Kong11,620
22Lithuania11,110
23Uzbekistan10,840
24South Africa10,560
25Mozambique9,928
26Argentina9,851
27Greece9,833
28Croatia8,702
29Slovenia8,359
30Luxembourg7,718
31Turkey6,330
32Belarus6,319
33China6,185
34Norway5,741
35India5,617
36West Bank5,473
37Morocco5,289
38Serbia5,068
39Latvia4,828
40Portugal4,616
41Bulgaria4,568
42Afghanistan4,400
43Macau4,306
44Iran4,221
45Romania4,177
46Estonia3,577
47Mexico3,532
48Russia3,194
49Bosnia and Herzegovina3,084
50Namibia3,073
51Vietnam2,733
52Canada2,682
53Laos2,500
54Zimbabwe2,220
55Macedonia2,191
56Zambia2,185
57Nepal2,175
58Albania1,827
59Botswana1,673
60Cambodia1,583
61Malta1,525
62Mongolia1,446
63Georgia1,329
64Kazakhstan1,318
65Montenegro1,210
66United Arab Emirates1,141
67Togo1,140
68Benin1,088
69Swaziland1,077
70El Salvador1,066
71Ireland871
72Costa Rica807
73Mali800
74Niger779
75Guatemala747
76Indonesia693
77Burkina Faso630
78Kosovo557
79Ghana511
80Pakistan490
81Andorra471.3
82Colombia378
83Libya376
84Lesotho373
85Gabon344
86Jordan334
87Kyrgyzstan331
88Liechtenstein325.2
89Bahrain276
90Armenia275
91Algeria257
92Belize243
93Nicaragua205
94Honduras195
95Kenya184
96Tunisia134
97Azerbaijan114
98Tajikistan103
99Tanzania102
100Burundi100
101Bhutan84
102Ecuador82
103Ukraine77
104Lebanon69
105Cameroon55
106Egypt54
107Uganda50
108Rwanda42
109Malaysia33
110Panama30
111Uruguay24
112Peru22
113Congo, Democratic Republic of the20
114Cote d'Ivoire19
115Congo, Republic of the18
116Moldova4
117Madagascar0
118Liberia0
119Montserrat0
120Malawi0
121Mauritius0
122Mauritania0
123Oman0
124Maldives0
125Vanuatu0
126Nigeria0
127New Caledonia0
128Niue0
129New Zealand0
130South Sudan0
131Paraguay0
132Nauru0
133Suriname0
134Japan0
135Jamaica0
136Korea, North0
137Kiribati0
138Korea, South0
139Kuwait0
140Israel0
141Iceland0
142Guinea0
143Guyana0
144Gaza Strip0
145Haiti0
146Gambia, The0
147Guam0
148Brunei0
149Chad0
150Sri Lanka0
151Solomon Islands0
152Bolivia0
153Burma0
154Aruba0
155Antigua and Barbuda0
156Angola0
157American Samoa0
158Barbados0
159Australia0
160Bermuda0
161Bahamas, The0
162Bangladesh0
163Ethiopia0
164Equatorial Guinea0
165Eritrea0
166Gibraltar0
167Grenada0
168Greenland0
169Fiji0
170Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)0
171Micronesia, Federated States of0
172Faroe Islands0
173French Polynesia0
174Northern Mariana Islands0
175Djibouti0
176Dominica0
177Dominican Republic0
178Comoros0
179Chile0
180Cayman Islands0
181Central African Republic0
182Cuba0
183Cape Verde0
184Cook Islands0
185Papua New Guinea0
186Guinea-Bissau0
187Qatar0
188Saudi Arabia0
189Saint Pierre and Miquelon0
190Saint Kitts and Nevis0
191Seychelles0
192Philippines0
193Puerto Rico0
194Marshall Islands0
195Turks and Caicos Islands0
196Tonga0
197Trinidad and Tobago0
198Syria0
199Sierra Leone0
200Singapore0
201Somalia0
202Senegal0
203Saint Helena0
204Saint Lucia0
205Sudan0
206Virgin Islands0
207Yemen0
208Western Sahara0
209Samoa0
210Saint Vincent and the Grenadines0
211Venezuela0
212British Virgin Islands0
213East Timor0
214Sao Tome and Principe0
215Tuvalu0
216Taiwan0
217Turkmenistan0

Definition: This entry is the total imported electricity in kilowatt-hours.

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

See also: Electricity - imports map

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