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Korea, South Energy Profile 2018

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Electricity accesselectrification - total population: 100% (2016)
Electricity - production528.1 billion kWh (2016 est.)
Electricity - consumption497 billion kWh (2016 est.)
Electricity - exports0 kWh (2016 est.)
Electricity - imports0 kWh (2016 est.)
Electricity - installed generating capacity103 million kW (2015 est.)
Electricity - from fossil fuels67.1% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Electricity - from nuclear fuels21.1% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Electricity - from hydroelectric plants1.7% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Electricity - from other renewable sources7.2% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Oil - production0 bbl/day (2016 est.)
Oil - exports0 bbl/day (2016 est.)
Oil - imports2.942 million bbl/day (2016 est.)
Oil - proved reservesNA bbl (1 January 2017 es)
Refined petroleum products - production3.114 million bbl/day (2016 est.)
Refined petroleum products - consumption2.63 million bbl/day (2016 est.)
Refined petroleum products - exports1.343 million bbl/day (2016 est.)
Refined petroleum products - imports935,500 bbl/day (2016 est.)
Natural gas - production188 million cu m (2015 est.)
Natural gas - consumption69.63 billion cu m (2015 est.)
Natural gas - exports0 cu m (2014 est.)
Natural gas - imports43.43 billion cu m (2015 est.)
Natural gas - proved reserves7.079 billion cu m (1 January 2017 es)
Carbon dioxide emissions from consumption of energy599.3 million Mt (2014 est.)

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

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