Electricity Demand per Capita by Country in 2006

In 2006, 🇮🇸Iceland was the country with the highest electricity demand per capita in the world, with a total of 32.43 Megawatt per person. Followed by 🇳🇴, with the second highest electicity demand per capita of 26.16 MW. The country with the lowest electricity demand per capita for the year was 🇸🇭Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha with only 0.0 MW.

The geographic region with the higest electricity demand per capita in 2006 was North America with a total of 13.96 MW per person, closely followed by G7 with a electricity demand per capita of 10.49 MW, and OECD with a annual electricity demand per capita of 8.21 Megawatt.

Countries with the Highest Electricity Demand per Capita in 2006

Country MW per capita YoY change YoY absolute change
🇮🇸 Iceland 32.43 11.75% 3.41
🇳🇴 Norway 26.16 -3.29% -0.89
🇧🇭 Bahrain 20.37 0.94% 0.19
🇰🇼 Kuwait 18.94 2.99% 0.55
🇫🇮 Finland 17.75 6.61% 1.1
🇨🇦 Canada 17.63 -2.54% -0.46
🇸🇪 Sweden 16.4 -1.68% -0.28
🇶🇦 Qatar 15.82 -0.75% -0.12
🇱🇺 Luxembourg 15.03 5.7% 0.81
🇺🇸 United States of America 13.56 -0.88% -0.12
🇦🇪 United Arab Emirates 12.81 -3.9% -0.52
🇬🇺 Guam 10.87 -0.18% -0.02
🇦🇺 Australia 10.75 0.56% 0.06
🇰🇾 Cayman Islands (the) 10.17 21.8% 1.82
🇹🇼 Taiwan 10.13 3.26% 0.32
🇳🇿 New Zealand 10.07 0.2% 0.02
🇦🇼 Aruba 8.89 -2.31% -0.21
🇧🇪 Belgium 8.81 2.44% 0.21
🇸🇬 Singapore 8.48 0.0% 0.0
🇧🇳 Brunei Darussalam 8.32 -0.6% -0.05
🇦🇹 Austria 8.3 1.72% 0.14
🇫🇷 France 8.28 -1.66% -0.14
🇨🇭 Switzerland 8.11 -0.12% -0.01
🇯🇵 Japan 8.07 1.64% 0.13
🇻🇮 Virgin Islands (U.S.) 8.07 1.13% 0.09
🇰🇷 South Korea 7.9 3.81% 0.29
🇸🇦 Saudi Arabia 7.73 -1.28% -0.1
🇲🇪 Montenegro 7.62 3.53% 0.26
🇩🇪 Germany 7.55 0.67% 0.05
🇸🇮 Slovenia 7.52 1.9% 0.14
🇳🇱 Netherlands 7.36 1.52% 0.11
🇳🇨 New Caledonia 7.21 -2.44% -0.18
🇩🇰 Denmark 7.09 2.46% 0.17
🇨🇿 Czechia 6.89 2.23% 0.15
🇬🇱 Greenland 6.87 11.71% 0.72
🇮🇪 Ireland 6.82 1.64% 0.11
🇮🇱 Israel 6.69 1.98% 0.13
🇪🇪 Estonia 6.67 5.21% 0.33
🇬🇧 United Kingdom 6.59 -1.49% -0.1
🇵🇲 Saint Pierre and Miquelon 6.58 0.61% 0.04
🇪🇸 Spain 6.57 1.39% 0.09
🇷🇺 Russian Federation (the) 6.46 4.36% 0.27
🇵🇷 Puerto Rico 6.29 -4.12% -0.27
🇫🇰 Falkland Islands (the) [Malvinas] 6.22 99.36% 3.1
🇭🇰 Hong Kong 6.13 -0.33% -0.02
🇮🇹 Italy 6.02 1.52% 0.09
🇹🇨 Turks and Caicos Islands (the) 5.97 19.4% 0.97
🇬🇷 Greece 5.8 1.93% 0.11
🇲🇹 Malta 5.5 0.73% 0.04
🇧🇸 Bahamas (the) 5.47 0.74% 0.04
🇸🇰 Slovakia 5.37 2.87% 0.15
🇴🇲 Oman 5.18 9.51% 0.45
🇵🇹 Portugal 5.12 1.59% 0.08
🇲🇴 Macao 5.04 10.04% 0.46
🇫🇴 Faroe Islands (the) 4.97 0.0% 0.0
🇹🇹 Trinidad and Tobago 4.9 1.24% 0.06
🇧🇬 Bulgaria 4.86 4.52% 0.21
🇿🇦 South Africa 4.7 2.4% 0.11
🇰🇿 Kazakhstan 4.54 4.85% 0.21
🇷🇸 Serbia 4.5 3.93% 0.17
🇨🇾 Cyprus 4.41 4.5% 0.19
🇭🇺 Hungary 4.28 2.64% 0.11
🇲🇸 Montserrat 4.23 -0.7% -0.03
🇲🇰 North Macedonia 4.23 2.92% 0.12
🇻🇬 Virgin Islands (British) 4.11 7.31% 0.28
🇬🇵 Guadeloupe 4.09 5.14% 0.2
🇭🇷 Croatia 4.06 3.05% 0.12
🇻🇪 Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) 3.96 4.76% 0.18
🇺🇦 Ukraine 3.92 3.43% 0.13
🇱🇾 Libya 3.9 6.56% 0.24
🇵🇱 Poland 3.88 4.02% 0.15
🇲🇾 Malaysia 3.81 2.7% 0.1
🇲🇶 Martinique 3.69 5.43% 0.19
🇧🇧 Barbados 3.62 2.55% 0.09
🇧🇾 Belarus 3.46 3.59% 0.12
🇱🇹 Lithuania 3.44 2.99% 0.1
🇨🇱 Chile 3.42 4.91% 0.16
🇬🇫 French Guiana 3.42 1.18% 0.04
🇱🇻 Latvia 3.36 5.99% 0.19
🇦🇸 American Samoa 3.17 0.96% 0.03
🇷🇪 Reunion 2.99 -0.33% -0.01
🇸🇷 Suriname 2.99 1.7% 0.05
🇦🇬 Antigua and Barbuda 2.97 3.13% 0.09
🇧🇹 Bhutan 2.94 111.51% 1.55
🇳🇷 Nauru 2.91 0.0% 0.0
🇦🇷 Argentina 2.88 7.46% 0.2
🇷🇴 Romania 2.79 4.1% 0.11
🇰🇳 Saint Kitts and Nevis 2.77 -0.36% -0.01
🇸🇨 Seychelles 2.76 7.81% 0.2
🇮🇷 Iran (Islamic Republic of) 2.71 7.97% 0.2
🇦🇿 Azerbaijan 2.65 7.72% 0.19
🇧🇦 Bosnia Herzegovina 2.63 0.0% 0.0
🇯🇲 Jamaica 2.61 0.0% 0.0
🇽🇰 Kosovo 2.59 0.0% 0.0
🇱🇧 Lebanon 2.52 -4.18% -0.11
🇹🇷 Turkey 2.51 7.73% 0.18
🇺🇾 Uruguay 2.5 0.0% 0.0
🇹🇯 Tajikistan 2.46 -0.81% -0.02
🇲🇩 Moldova 2.43 6.58% 0.15
🇧🇷 Brazil 2.4 3.0% 0.07
🇹🇲 Turkmenistan 2.32 4.98% 0.11
🇵🇫 French Polynesia 2.29 3.62% 0.08
🇰🇬 Kyrgyzstan 2.24 -2.61% -0.06
🇲🇽 Mexico 2.21 1.38% 0.03
🇨🇳 China 2.18 14.14% 0.27
🇹🇭 Thailand 2.02 4.66% 0.09
🇨🇷 Costa Rica 1.98 4.76% 0.09
🇨🇰 Cook Islands (the) 1.97 -0.51% -0.01
🇬🇪 Georgia 1.97 -7.94% -0.17
🇦🇱 Albania 1.88 -1.05% -0.02
🇱🇨 Saint Lucia 1.86 2.76% 0.05
🇳🇦 Namibia 1.81 6.47% 0.11
🇯🇴 Jordan 1.8 4.05% 0.07
🇸🇾 Syrian Arab Republic (the) 1.78 1.71% 0.03
🇲🇺 Mauritius 1.75 2.94% 0.05
🇵🇦 Panama 1.74 1.16% 0.02
🇦🇲 Armenia 1.73 2.37% 0.04
🇺🇿 Uzbekistan 1.63 -7.91% -0.14
🇧🇼 Botswana 1.54 4.76% 0.07
🇬🇩 Grenada 1.53 12.5% 0.17
🇧🇿 Belize 1.52 1.33% 0.02
🇸🇿 Eswatini 1.43 5.15% 0.07
🇩🇴 Dominican Republic (the) 1.41 6.82% 0.09
🇲🇳 Mongolia 1.41 4.44% 0.06
🇨🇺 Cuba 1.38 6.98% 0.09
🇵🇾 Paraguay 1.36 8.8% 0.11
🇪🇬 Egypt 1.35 3.85% 0.05
🇹🇳 Tunisia 1.27 1.6% 0.02
🇮🇶 Iraq 1.2 14.29% 0.15
🇨🇴 Colombia 1.19 5.31% 0.06
🇩🇲 Dominica 1.16 -0.85% -0.01
🇪🇨 Ecuador 1.08 6.93% 0.07
🇻🇨 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 1.08 -6.9% -0.08
🇬🇦 Gabon 1.07 2.88% 0.03
🇩🇿 Algeria 0.99 2.06% 0.02
🇫🇯 Fiji 0.95 5.56% 0.05
🇵🇸 Palestine, State of 0.94 0.0% 0.0
🇵🇪 Peru 0.94 4.44% 0.04
🇿🇼 Zimbabwe 0.94 -4.08% -0.04
🇸🇻 El Salvador 0.93 12.05% 0.1
🇰🇵 Korea (the Democratic People's Republic of) 0.9 -2.17% -0.02
🇬🇾 Guyana 0.88 2.33% 0.02
🇿🇲 Zambia 0.78 -1.27% -0.01
🇭🇳 Honduras 0.74 2.78% 0.02
🇻🇳 Viet Nam 0.7 11.11% 0.07
🇲🇦 Morocco 0.69 7.81% 0.05
🇮🇳 India 0.64 4.92% 0.03
🇲🇻 Maldives 0.64 16.36% 0.09
🇵🇭 Philippines (the) 0.62 -1.59% -0.01
🇬🇹 Guatemala 0.61 0.0% 0.0
🇮🇩 Indonesia 0.6 3.45% 0.02
🇼🇸 Samoa 0.58 0.0% 0.0
🇳🇮 Nicaragua 0.57 1.79% 0.01
🇲🇿 Mozambique 0.56 5.66% 0.03
🇧🇴 Bolivia 0.53 6.0% 0.03
🇵🇰 Pakistan 0.53 1.92% 0.01
🇨🇻 Cabo Verde 0.48 2.13% 0.01
🇵🇬 Papua New Guinea 0.48 -5.88% -0.03
🇹🇴 Tonga 0.47 0.0% 0.0
🇱🇰 Sri Lanka 0.42 -6.67% -0.03
🇬🇭 Ghana 0.35 12.9% 0.04
🇩🇯 Djibouti 0.31 6.9% 0.02
🇬🇶 Equatorial Guinea 0.29 26.09% 0.06
🇱🇦 Lao People's Democratic Republic (the) 0.29 31.82% 0.07
🇱🇸 Lesotho 0.28 21.74% 0.05
🇨🇲 Cameroon 0.25 8.7% 0.02
🇪🇭 Western Sahara 0.25 -7.41% -0.02
🇸🇹 Sao Tome and Principe 0.24 -4.0% -0.01
🇾🇪 Yemen 0.23 9.52% 0.02
🇨🇬 Congo (the) 0.22 -4.35% -0.01
🇨🇮 Cote d'Ivoire 0.22 4.76% 0.01
🇧🇩 Bangladesh 0.21 16.67% 0.03
🇰🇮 Kiribati 0.2 0.0% 0.0
🇸🇳 Senegal 0.2 -4.76% -0.01
🇲🇷 Mauritania 0.19 -9.52% -0.02
🇻🇺 Vanuatu 0.18 0.0% 0.0
🇰🇪 Kenya 0.17 6.25% 0.01
🇦🇴 Angola 0.16 14.29% 0.02
🇳🇬 Nigeria 0.15 -6.25% -0.01
🇸🇩 Sudan (the) 0.15 15.38% 0.02
🇸🇧 Solomon Islands 0.14 -6.67% -0.01
🇬🇲 Gambia (the) 0.12 9.09% 0.01
🇲🇼 Malawi 0.12 0.0% 0.0
🇲🇲 Myanmar 0.12 0.0% 0.0
🇨🇩 Congo (the Democratic Republic of the) 0.11 10.0% 0.01
🇳🇵 Nepal 0.11 10.0% 0.01
🇹🇬 Togo 0.1 -9.09% -0.01
🇧🇯 Benin 0.09 0.0% 0.0
🇰🇭 Cambodia 0.09 28.57% 0.02
🇪🇷 Eritrea 0.09 -10.0% -0.01
🇬🇳 Guinea 0.09 -10.0% -0.01
🇹🇿 Tanzania, the United Republic of 0.09 0.0% 0.0
🇰🇲 Comoros (the) 0.07 0.0% 0.0
🇹🇱 Timor-Leste 0.07 0.0% 0.0
🇭🇹 Haiti 0.06 0.0% 0.0
🇱🇷 Liberia 0.06 0.0% 0.0
🇲🇬 Madagascar 0.06 0.0% 0.0
🇺🇬 Uganda 0.06 -14.29% -0.01
🇦🇫 Afghanistan 0.05 25.0% 0.01
🇧🇫 Burkina Faso 0.05 0.0% 0.0
🇨🇫 Central African Republic (the) 0.04 0.0% 0.0
🇪🇹 Ethiopia 0.04 0.0% 0.0
🇲🇱 Mali 0.04 33.33% 0.01
🇳🇪 Niger (the) 0.04 0.0% 0.0
🇸🇴 Somalia 0.03 0.0% 0.0
🇧🇮 Burundi 0.02 0.0% 0.0
🇬🇼 Guinea-Bissau 0.02 0.0% 0.0
🇷🇼 Rwanda 0.02 0.0% 0.0
🇹🇩 Chad 0.01 0.0% 0.0
🇸🇱 Sierra Leone 0.01 0.0% 0.0
🇧🇲 Bermuda 0.0 % 0.0
🇬🇮 Gibraltar 0.0 % 0.0
🇳🇺 Niue 0.0 % 0.0
🇸🇭 Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha 0.0 % 0.0

Regions with the Highest Electricity Demand per Capita in 2006

Country MW per capita YoY change YoY absolute change
🗺️ North America 13.96 -0.99% -0.14
🗺️ G7 10.49 -0.1% -0.01
🗺️ OECD 8.21 0.24% 0.02
🗺️ Oceania 7.94 0.13% 0.01
🗺️ EU 6.76 1.5% 0.1
🗺️ Europe 6.17 1.98% 0.12
🗺️ G20 3.59 3.16% 0.11
🗺️ Middle East 3.44 3.93% 0.13
🗺️ World 2.78 2.58% 0.07
🗺️ Latin America and Caribbean 2.12 3.41% 0.07
🗺️ Asia 1.65 7.14% 0.11
🗺️ Africa 0.59 1.72% 0.01

Data Information

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The United Nations - Department of Economic and Social Affairs (Population Division)

UN Revision of World Population Prospects 2022

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