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Libya Energy Profile 2018

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Electricity accesspopulation without electricity: 13,083
electrification - total population: 99.8%
electrification - urban areas: 100%
electrification - rural areas: 99.1% (2013)
Electricity - production35.45 billion kWh
note: persistent electricity shortages have contributed to the ongoing instability throughout the country (2015 est.)
Electricity - consumption8.131 billion kWh (2015 est.)
Electricity - exports0 kWh (2015 est.)
Electricity - imports88 million kWh (2015 est.)
Electricity - installed generating capacity9.46 million kW (2015 est.)
Electricity - from fossil fuels99.9% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Electricity - from nuclear fuels0% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Electricity - from hydroelectric plants0% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Electricity - from other renewable sources0.1% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Oil - production384,700 bbl/day (2016 est.)
Oil - exports383,500 bbl/day
note: Libyan crude oil export values are highly volatile because of continuing protests and other disruptions across the country (2014 est.)
Oil - imports0 bbl/day (2014 est.)
Oil - proved reserves48.36 billion bbl (1 January 2017 es)
Refined petroleum products - production102,100 bbl/day (2014 est.)
Refined petroleum products - consumption262,000 bbl/day (2015 est.)
Refined petroleum products - exports16,450 bbl/day (2014 est.)
Refined petroleum products - imports169,400 bbl/day (2014 est.)
Natural gas - production11.6 billion cu m (2015 est.)
Natural gas - consumption7.55 billion cu m (2015 est.)
Natural gas - exports7.11 billion cu m (2015 est.)
Natural gas - imports0 cu m (2013 est.)
Natural gas - proved reserves1.505 trillion cu m (1 January 2017 es)
Carbon dioxide emissions from consumption of energy57 million Mt (2013 est.)

Source: CIA World Factbook
This page was last updated on January 20, 2018

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