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Congo, Republic of the Energy Profile 2018

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Electricity accesspopulation without electricity: 2,600,000
electrification - total population: 42%
electrification - urban areas: 62%
electrification - rural areas: 5% (2013)
Electricity - production1.676 billion kWh (2015 est.)
Electricity - consumption900.5 million kWh (2015 est.)
Electricity - exports22 million kWh (2015 est.)
Electricity - imports18 million kWh (2015 est.)
Electricity - installed generating capacity545,000 kW (2015 est.)
Electricity - from fossil fuels61.7% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Electricity - from nuclear fuels0% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Electricity - from hydroelectric plants38.3% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Electricity - from other renewable sources0% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Oil - production308,400 bbl/day (2016 est.)
Oil - exports254,400 bbl/day (2014 est.)
Oil - imports0 bbl/day (2014 est.)
Oil - proved reserves1.6 billion bbl (1 January 2017 es)
Refined petroleum products - production16,530 bbl/day (2014 est.)
Refined petroleum products - consumption18,000 bbl/day (2015 est.)
Refined petroleum products - exports6,058 bbl/day (2014 est.)
Refined petroleum products - imports6,821 bbl/day (2014 est.)
Natural gas - production1.5 billion cu m (2015 est.)
Natural gas - consumption2.6 billion cu m (2015 est.)
Natural gas - exports39 million cu m (2012 est.)
Natural gas - imports0 cu m (2013 est.)
Natural gas - proved reserves90.61 billion cu m (1 January 2017 es)
Carbon dioxide emissions from consumption of energy6.5 million Mt (2013 est.)

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

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