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Electricity access
population without electricity: 32 million (2019)
electrification - total population: 29% (2019)
electrification - urban areas: 66% (2019)
electrification - rural areas: 17% (2019)
Electricity - production
3.463 billion kWh (2016 est.)
Electricity - consumption
3.106 billion kWh (2016 est.)
Electricity - exports
121 million kWh (2015 est.)
Electricity - imports
50 million kWh (2016 est.)
Electricity - installed generating capacity
1.02 million kW (2016 est.)
Electricity - from fossil fuels
19% of total installed capacity (2016 est.)
Electricity - from nuclear fuels
0% of total installed capacity (2017 est.)
Electricity - from hydroelectric plants
68% of total installed capacity (2017 est.)
Electricity - from other renewable sources
12% of total installed capacity (2017 est.)
Oil - production
0 bbl/day (2018 est.)
Oil - exports
0 bbl/day (2015 est.)
Oil - imports
0 bbl/day (2015 est.)
Oil - proved reserves
2.5 billion bbl (1 January 2018 est.)
Refined petroleum products - production
0 bbl/day (2015 est.)
Refined petroleum products - consumption
32,000 bbl/day (2016 est.)
Refined petroleum products - exports
0 bbl/day (2015 est.)
Refined petroleum products - imports
31,490 bbl/day (2015 est.)
Natural gas - production
0 cu m (2017 est.)
Natural gas - consumption
0 cu m (2017 est.)
Natural gas - exports
0 cu m (2017 est.)
Natural gas - imports
0 cu m (2017 est.)
Natural gas - proved reserves
14.16 billion cu m (1 January 2018 est.)
Carbon dioxide emissions from consumption of energy
4.703 million Mt (2017 est.)

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

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