Electricity Demand per Capita in 🇰🇼 Kuwait

Kuwait's electricity demand per capita is a vital metric that sheds light on the average electricity needs of individuals within the country. It quantifies the potential power requirements of Kuwait on an individual average at a specific point in time, measured in megawatts per person. This metric serves as a crucial indicator of how much electrical power is required to meet the demand of homes, businesses, and industries in Kuwait, devided by each individual in the country.

  • The electricity demand per capita in Kuwait was 16.76 MW in 2021
  • In 2021, Kuwait's electricity demand per capita increased with 9.19%
  • Demand increased with 1.41 MW per person in 2021 when compared to previous year.
  • Since 2000, Kuwait's demand for electricity per person has increased with 6.75%

Electricity Demand per Capita in Kuwait (2000-2021)

Between the year 2000 and 2021 the electricity demand per capita in Kuwait has increased from 15.7 MW to 16.76 MW, an increase of consumed Megawatt hours per person by 6.75% in a 21 year time period.

Year MW per capita YoY absolute change YoY change
2000 15.7 % %
2001 16.19 0.49% 3.12%
2002 16.7 0.51% 3.15%
2003 17.8 1.1% 6.59%
2004 18.01 0.21% 1.18%
2005 18.39 0.38% 2.11%
2006 18.94 0.55% 2.99%
2007 18.28 -0.66% -3.48%
2008 18.35 0.07% 0.38%
2009 17.89 -0.46% -2.51%
2010 18.23 0.34% 1.9%
2011 17.19 -1.04% -5.7%
2012 16.92 -0.27% -1.57%
2013 15.72 -1.2% -7.09%
2014 16.28 0.56% 3.56%
2015 16.42 0.14% 0.86%
2016 16.27 -0.15% -0.91%
2017 16.58 0.31% 1.91%
2018 16.13 -0.45% -2.71%
2019 15.88 -0.25% -1.55%
2020 15.35 -0.53% -3.34%
2021 16.76 1.41% 9.19%

Data Information

Data found on this page is a derivative of Ember-Climate Yearly electricity data.

Data Sources

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Ember-Climate Yearly Electricity Data

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