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Papua New Guinea Energy Profile 2018

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Electricity accesspopulation without electricity: 5,568,879
electrification - total population: 18%
electrification - urban areas: 72%
electrification - rural areas: 10% (2012)
Electricity - production3.62 billion kWh (2015 est.)
Electricity - consumption3.367 billion kWh (2015 est.)
Electricity - exports0 kWh (2016 est.)
Electricity - imports0 kWh (2016 est.)
Electricity - installed generating capacity882,000 kW (2015 est.)
Electricity - from fossil fuels62.1% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Electricity - from nuclear fuels0% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Electricity - from hydroelectric plants31.1% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Electricity - from other renewable sources6.8% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Oil - production55,990 bbl/day (2016 est.)
Oil - exports17,400 bbl/day (2014 est.)
Oil - imports14,880 bbl/day (2014 est.)
Oil - proved reserves159.4 million bbl (1 January 2017 es)
Refined petroleum products - production28,340 bbl/day (2014 est.)
Refined petroleum products - consumption42,000 bbl/day (2015 est.)
Refined petroleum products - exports8,062 bbl/day (2014 est.)
Refined petroleum products - imports21,180 bbl/day (2014 est.)
Natural gas - production9.8 billion cu m (2015 est.)
Natural gas - consumption680 million cu m (2015 est.)
Natural gas - exports9.7 billion cu m (2015 est.)
Natural gas - imports0 cu m (2013 est.)
Natural gas - proved reserves141.5 billion cu m (1 January 2017 es)
Carbon dioxide emissions from consumption of energy3.7 million Mt (2013 est.)

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

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