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Malawi Energy Profile 2019

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Electricity access
population without electricity: 17 million (2017)
electrification - total population: 11% (2016)
electrification - urban areas: 42% (2016)
electrification - rural areas: 4% (2016)
Electricity - production
1.42 billion kWh (2016 est.)
Electricity - consumption
1.321 billion kWh (2016 est.)
Electricity - exports
0 kWh (2016 est.)
Electricity - imports
0 kWh (2016 est.)
Electricity - installed generating capacity
375,000 kW (2016 est.)
Electricity - from fossil fuels
1% of total installed capacity (2016 est.)
Electricity - from nuclear fuels
0% of total installed capacity (2017 est.)
Electricity - from hydroelectric plants
93% of total installed capacity (2017 est.)
Electricity - from other renewable sources
6% of total installed capacity (2017 est.)
Oil - production
0 bbl/day (2018 est.)
Oil - exports
0 bbl/day (2015 est.)
Oil - imports
0 bbl/day (2015 est.)
Oil - proved reserves
0 bbl (1 January 2018 est.)
Refined petroleum products - production
0 bbl/day (2015 est.)
Refined petroleum products - consumption
6,000 bbl/day (2016 est.)
Refined petroleum products - exports
0 bbl/day (2015 est.)
Refined petroleum products - imports
4,769 bbl/day (2015 est.)
Natural gas - production
0 cu m (2017 est.)
Natural gas - consumption
0 cu m (2017 est.)
Natural gas - exports
0 cu m (2017 est.)
Natural gas - imports
0 cu m (2017 est.)
Natural gas - proved reserves
0 cu m (2017 est.)
Carbon dioxide emissions from consumption of energy
1.082 million Mt (2017 est.)

Source: CIA World Factbook
This page was last updated on December 7, 2019

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