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Zambia Energy Profile 2018

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Electricity accesspopulation without electricity: 10,700,000
electrification - total population: 26%
electrification - urban areas: 45%
electrification - rural areas: 14% (2013)
Electricity - production13.28 billion kWh (2015 est.)
Electricity - consumption11.62 billion kWh (2015 est.)
Electricity - exports1.176 billion kWh (2015 est.)
Electricity - imports785 million kWh (2015 est.)
Electricity - installed generating capacity2.37 million kW (2015 est.)
Electricity - from fossil fuels0.3% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Electricity - from nuclear fuels0% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Electricity - from hydroelectric plants97.9% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Electricity - from other renewable sources1.8% of total installed capacity (2015 est.)
Oil - production0 bbl/day (2016 est.)
Oil - exports0 bbl/day (2014 est.)
Oil - imports11,200 bbl/day (2014 est.)
Oil - proved reserves0 bbl (1 January 2017 es)
Refined petroleum products - production14,290 bbl/day (2014 est.)
Refined petroleum products - consumption23,000 bbl/day (2015 est.)
Refined petroleum products - exports937.4 bbl/day (2014 est.)
Refined petroleum products - imports7,917 bbl/day (2014 est.)
Natural gas - production0 cu m (2013 est.)
Natural gas - consumption0 cu m (2014 est.)
Natural gas - exports0 cu m (2013 est.)
Natural gas - imports0 cu m (2013 est.)
Natural gas - proved reserves0 cu m (1 January 2014 es)
Carbon dioxide emissions from consumption of energy3.5 million Mt (2013 est.)

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

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