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Electricity access
population without electricity: 1 million (2017)
electrification - total population: 92% (2017)
electrification - urban areas: 100% (2017)
electrification - rural areas: 84% (2017)
Electricity - production
17.07 billion kWh (2016 est.)
Electricity - consumption
14.16 billion kWh (2016 est.)
Electricity - exports
262 million kWh (2015 est.)
Electricity - imports
0 kWh (2016 est.)
Electricity - installed generating capacity
9.058 million kW (2016 est.)
Electricity - from fossil fuels
83% of total installed capacity (2016 est.)
Electricity - from nuclear fuels
0% of total installed capacity (2017 est.)
Electricity - from hydroelectric plants
17% of total installed capacity (2017 est.)
Electricity - from other renewable sources
0% of total installed capacity (2017 est.)
Oil - production
25,000 bbl/day (2018 est.)
Oil - exports
0 bbl/day (2015 est.)
Oil - imports
87,660 bbl/day (2015 est.)
Oil - proved reserves
2.5 billion bbl (1 January 2018 est.)
Refined petroleum products - production
111,600 bbl/day (2015 est.)
Refined petroleum products - consumption
134,000 bbl/day (2016 est.)
Refined petroleum products - exports
12,520 bbl/day (2015 est.)
Refined petroleum products - imports
38,080 bbl/day (2015 est.)
Natural gas - production
3.738 billion cu m (2017 est.)
Natural gas - consumption
3.738 billion cu m (2017 est.)
Natural gas - exports
0 cu m (2017 est.)
Natural gas - imports
0 cu m (2017 est.)
Natural gas - proved reserves
240.7 billion cu m (1 January 2018 est.)
Carbon dioxide emissions from consumption of energy
27.51 million Mt (2017 est.)

Source: CIA World Factbook
This page was last updated on Friday, November 27, 2020

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