Electricity Demand in 🇫🇮 Finland

Finland's electricity demand is a dynamic and vital component of its energy landscape. It reflects the nation's growing need for electrical power to support various sectors, including residential, commercial, industrial, and transportation. Over the years, Finland has witnessed significant shifts in electricity demand due to various factors such as population growth, urbanization, and technological advancements.

  • In 2022, Finland's electricity demand decreased by -4.56%
  • In total, Finland used 85.24 Terrawatt hours of electricity in 2022.
  • Demand increased with a total of -4.07 MWh in 2022, compared to previous year.
  • Since 2000, Finland's demand for electricity has increased with 4.37%

Electricity Demand in Finland (2000-2022)

Between the year 2000 and 2022 the electricity demand in Finland has grown from 81.67 TW to 85.24 TW, an increase of consumed Terawatt hours by 4.37% in a 22 year time period.

Year TW YoY absolute change YoY change
2000 81.67 %
2001 84.25 2.58 3.16%
2002 86.65 2.4 2.85%
2003 88.93 2.28 2.63%
2004 90.47 1.54 1.73%
2005 87.34 -3.13 -3.46%
2006 93.45 6.11 7.0%
2007 93.48 0.03 0.03%
2008 89.75 -3.73 -3.99%
2009 83.87 -5.88 -6.55%
2010 90.84 6.97 8.31%
2011 87.06 -3.78 -4.16%
2012 87.53 0.47 0.54%
2013 86.69 -0.84 -0.96%
2014 85.78 -0.91 -1.05%
2015 84.7 -1.08 -1.26%
2016 87.43 2.73 3.22%
2017 87.56 0.13 0.15%
2018 89.92 2.36 2.7%
2019 88.42 -1.5 -1.67%
2020 83.82 -4.6 -5.2%
2021 89.31 5.49 6.55%
2022 85.24 -4.07 -4.56%

Electricity Demand vs Electricity Consumption

It's important to not conflate the two, electircity demnad represents how much electricity an entity, country or region need in a moment of time. While electricity consumption represents how much electricity is used over a period of time. Electricity demand is measured in kilowatt (kW) while electricity consumption is measured as kilowatt-hours (kWh).

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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