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Korea, North Energy Profile 2018

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Electricity accesspopulation without electricity: 18,400,000
electrification - total population: 30%
electrification - urban areas: 41%
electrification - rural areas: 13% (2013)
Electricity - production13.41 billion kWh (2015 est.)
Electricity - consumption11.24 billion kWh (2015 est.)
Electricity - exports0 kWh (2016 est.)
Electricity - imports0 kWh (2016 est.)
Electricity - installed generating capacity10 million kW (2015 est.)
Electricity - from fossil fuels45% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Electricity - from nuclear fuels0% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Electricity - from hydroelectric plants55% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Electricity - from other renewable sources0% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Oil - production0 bbl/day (2016 est.)
Oil - exports0 bbl/day (2014 est.)
Oil - imports10,640 bbl/day (2014 est.)
Oil - proved reserves0 bbl (1 January 2017 es)
Refined petroleum products - production11,270 bbl/day (2014 est.)
Refined petroleum products - consumption18,000 bbl/day (2015 est.)
Refined petroleum products - exports0 bbl/day (2014 est.)
Refined petroleum products - imports5,976 bbl/day (2014 est.)
Natural gas - production0 cu m (2014 est.)
Natural gas - consumption0 cu m (2014 est.)
Natural gas - exports0 cu m (2014 est.)
Natural gas - imports0 cu m (2014 est.)
Natural gas - proved reserves0 cu m (1 January 2014 es)
Carbon dioxide emissions from consumption of energy50 million Mt (2013 est.)

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

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