Electricity Generation by Country in 2009

In 2009, 🇺🇸United States of America was the country with the highest electricity generation in the world, with a total of 3939.82 TWh. Followed by 🇨🇳, with the second highest electicity generation of 3714.64 TWh. The country with the lowest electricity generation for the year was 🇸🇭Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha with only 0.0 TWh.

The geographic region with the higest electricity generation in 2009 was World with a total of 19561.36 TWh, closely followed by G20 with a electricity generation of 16522.05 TWh, and OECD with a annual electricity generation of 10108.48 TWh.

Countries with the Highest Electricity Generation in 2009

Country TWh YoY change YoY absolute change
🇺🇸 United States of America 3,939.82 -4.08% -167.71
🇨🇳 China 3,714.64 6.26% 218.88
🇯🇵 Japan 977.19 -2.86% -28.73
🇷🇺 Russian Federation (the) 940.28 -4.54% -44.67
🇮🇳 India 879.71 6.19% 51.3
🇨🇦 Canada 595.13 -3.21% -19.71
🇩🇪 Germany 588.94 -6.99% -44.26
🇫🇷 France 529.21 -6.72% -38.14
🇧🇷 Brazil 458.67 0.88% 3.98
🇰🇷 South Korea 426.91 1.71% 7.16
🇬🇧 United Kingdom 373.08 -3.06% -11.76
🇪🇸 Spain 291.53 -6.16% -19.14
🇮🇹 Italy 287.58 -7.97% -24.92
🇲🇽 Mexico 245.45 -0.66% -1.64
🇦🇺 Australia 234.74 2.26% 5.19
🇿🇦 South Africa 231.6 -3.79% -9.13
🇹🇼 Taiwan 226.74 -3.45% -8.1
🇮🇷 Iran (Islamic Republic of) 221.81 5.38% 11.32
🇸🇦 Saudi Arabia 217.31 6.42% 13.11
🇹🇷 Turkey 194.73 -1.81% -3.58
🇺🇦 Ukraine 173.62 -9.85% -18.96
🇮🇩 Indonesia 162.84 4.46% 6.95
🇵🇱 Poland 151.09 -2.3% -3.55
🇹🇭 Thailand 137.18 0.59% 0.8
🇸🇪 Sweden 136.6 -8.87% -13.3
🇪🇬 Egypt 131.67 5.94% 7.38
🇳🇴 Norway 130.9 -7.18% -10.12
🇻🇪 Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) 116.7 0.19% 0.22
🇦🇷 Argentina 116.3 1.35% 1.55
🇲🇾 Malaysia 115.94 2.04% 2.32
🇳🇱 Netherlands 113.56 5.74% 6.16
🇵🇰 Pakistan 92.24 5.14% 4.51
🇧🇪 Belgium 89.67 8.28% 6.86
🇦🇪 United Arab Emirates 82.91 7.59% 5.85
🇨🇿 Czechia 81.64 -1.97% -1.64
🇻🇳 Viet Nam 80.64 13.66% 9.69
🇰🇿 Kazakhstan 78.73 -2.02% -1.62
🇫🇮 Finland 71.78 -6.76% -5.2
🇦🇹 Austria 66.3 2.79% 1.8
🇨🇭 Switzerland 62.3 -0.67% -0.42
🇬🇷 Greece 61.07 -2.94% -1.85
🇵🇭 Philippines (the) 59.37 1.84% 1.07
🇷🇴 Romania 57.73 -11.12% -7.22
🇨🇱 Chile 56.69 0.57% 0.32
🇨🇴 Colombia 55.85 1.64% 0.9
🇮🇱 Israel 54.73 2.51% 1.34
🇵🇾 Paraguay 54.41 -0.91% -0.5
🇰🇼 Kuwait 50.02 2.84% 1.38
🇵🇹 Portugal 49.48 8.8% 4.0
🇺🇿 Uzbekistan 44.6 10.95% 4.4
🇮🇶 Iraq 43.02 23.62% 8.22
🇧🇬 Bulgaria 42.33 -5.0% -2.23
🇳🇿 New Zealand 42.17 -0.52% -0.22
🇸🇾 Syrian Arab Republic (the) 40.84 5.42% 2.1
🇸🇬 Singapore 40.47 0.52% 0.21
🇷🇸 Serbia 37.71 2.42% 0.89
🇭🇰 Hong Kong 36.41 1.96% 0.7
🇩🇰 Denmark 36.38 -0.66% -0.24
🇩🇿 Algeria 36.21 -4.28% -1.62
🇭🇺 Hungary 35.91 -10.27% -4.11
🇧🇩 Bangladesh 35.07 8.51% 2.75
🇵🇪 Peru 31.67 -1.06% -0.34
🇱🇾 Libya 29.18 1.04% 0.3
🇧🇾 Belarus 28.48 -13.46% -4.43
🇮🇪 Ireland 27.97 -6.52% -1.95
🇸🇰 Slovakia 25.89 -9.89% -2.84
🇶🇦 Qatar 22.71 11.76% 2.39
🇧🇭 Bahrain 21.21 -1.12% -0.24
🇵🇷 Puerto Rico 20.7 -1.05% -0.22
🇰🇵 Korea (the Democratic People's Republic of) 20.49 -9.01% -2.03
🇲🇦 Morocco 20.02 1.93% 0.38
🇳🇬 Nigeria 18.82 -6.55% -1.32
🇪🇨 Ecuador 17.92 -1.86% -0.34
🇦🇿 Azerbaijan 17.86 -12.67% -2.59
🇲🇿 Mozambique 16.84 12.12% 1.82
🇴🇲 Oman 16.75 12.57% 1.87
🇮🇸 Iceland 16.71 2.26% 0.37
🇨🇺 Cuba 16.7 0.18% 0.03
🇸🇮 Slovenia 16.39 -0.12% -0.02
🇹🇯 Tajikistan 15.96 -6.06% -1.03
🇧🇦 Bosnia Herzegovina 15.04 6.06% 0.86
🇹🇲 Turkmenistan 15.03 6.37% 0.9
🇱🇹 Lithuania 14.37 9.78% 1.28
🇹🇳 Tunisia 14.35 6.22% 0.84
🇯🇴 Jordan 13.42 3.23% 0.42
🇭🇷 Croatia 13.35 4.46% 0.57
🇱🇧 Lebanon 12.98 3.18% 0.4
🇩🇴 Dominican Republic (the) 11.59 -1.11% -0.13
🇰🇬 Kyrgyzstan 10.93 -5.61% -0.65
🇿🇲 Zambia 9.86 3.9% 0.37
🇱🇰 Sri Lanka 9.61 -0.1% -0.01
🇨🇷 Costa Rica 9.22 -1.5% -0.14
🇺🇾 Uruguay 8.79 3.41% 0.29
🇪🇪 Estonia 8.78 -17.01% -1.8
🇬🇭 Ghana 8.78 7.73% 0.63
🇬🇹 Guatemala 8.54 1.18% 0.1
🇬🇪 Georgia 8.42 1.45% 0.12
🇨🇩 Congo (the Democratic Republic of the) 7.75 4.03% 0.3
🇹🇹 Trinidad and Tobago 7.37 1.52% 0.11
🇿🇼 Zimbabwe 7.11 -3.79% -0.28
🇧🇹 Bhutan 6.93 0.58% 0.04
🇲🇰 North Macedonia 6.82 8.08% 0.51
🇲🇲 Myanmar 6.8 5.75% 0.37
🇵🇦 Panama 6.74 8.01% 0.5
🇰🇪 Kenya 6.57 2.5% 0.16
🇸🇩 Sudan (the) 6.42 19.11% 1.03
🇭🇳 Honduras 6.37 1.27% 0.08
🇾🇪 Yemen 6.34 3.09% 0.19
🇲🇩 Moldova 6.19 3.0% 0.18
🇧🇴 Bolivia 5.9 5.36% 0.3
🇸🇻 El Salvador 5.85 -2.34% -0.14
🇨🇲 Cameroon 5.57 1.64% 0.09
🇱🇻 Latvia 5.57 5.69% 0.3
🇨🇮 Cote d'Ivoire 5.56 2.21% 0.12
🇦🇲 Armenia 5.37 -1.83% -0.1
🇨🇾 Cyprus 5.21 2.76% 0.14
🇦🇱 Albania 5.2 35.77% 1.37
🇽🇰 Kosovo 4.97 -3.68% -0.19
🇹🇿 Tanzania, the United Republic of 4.65 9.41% 0.4
🇦🇴 Angola 4.6 13.3% 0.54
🇯🇲 Jamaica 4.05 1.25% 0.05
🇪🇹 Ethiopia 3.97 5.87% 0.22
🇲🇳 Mongolia 3.94 0.77% 0.03
🇳🇮 Nicaragua 3.55 10.25% 0.33
🇧🇳 Brunei Darussalam 3.39 5.28% 0.17
🇱🇦 Lao People's Democratic Republic (the) 3.37 -9.41% -0.35
🇵🇬 Papua New Guinea 3.35 2.13% 0.07
🇱🇺 Luxembourg 3.15 15.81% 0.43
🇳🇵 Nepal 3.09 10.36% 0.29
🇷🇪 Reunion 2.78 3.35% 0.09
🇲🇪 Montenegro 2.76 -2.47% -0.07
🇸🇳 Senegal 2.66 2.7% 0.07
🇲🇺 Mauritius 2.46 0.82% 0.02
🇺🇬 Uganda 2.4 3.45% 0.08
🇲🇹 Malta 2.17 -6.06% -0.14
🇧🇸 Bahamas (the) 1.95 -4.88% -0.1
🇳🇨 New Caledonia 1.83 2.81% 0.05
🇬🇦 Gabon 1.81 2.26% 0.04
🇬🇺 Guam 1.75 -0.57% -0.01
🇲🇼 Malawi 1.72 -0.58% -0.01
🇬🇵 Guadeloupe 1.68 -0.59% -0.01
🇲🇶 Martinique 1.59 2.58% 0.04
🇸🇷 Suriname 1.56 0.0% 0.0
🇳🇦 Namibia 1.47 -10.91% -0.18
🇲🇴 Macao 1.38 21.05% 0.24
🇲🇬 Madagascar 1.23 0.0% 0.0
🇰🇭 Cambodia 1.17 -15.83% -0.22
🇲🇱 Mali 1.12 12.0% 0.12
🇬🇫 French Guiana 1.03 11.96% 0.11
🇧🇧 Barbados 1.02 0.99% 0.01
🇬🇳 Guinea 0.96 0.0% 0.0
🇦🇫 Afghanistan 0.94 28.77% 0.21
🇦🇼 Aruba 0.9 4.65% 0.04
🇻🇮 Virgin Islands (U.S.) 0.87 3.57% 0.03
🇫🇯 Fiji 0.86 -2.27% -0.02
🇬🇾 Guyana 0.72 1.41% 0.01
🇵🇫 French Polynesia 0.7 2.94% 0.02
🇭🇹 Haiti 0.68 44.68% 0.21
🇧🇫 Burkina Faso 0.66 13.79% 0.08
🇱🇸 Lesotho 0.65 12.07% 0.07
🇸🇿 Eswatini 0.63 5.0% 0.03
🇰🇾 Cayman Islands (the) 0.6 3.45% 0.02
🇲🇷 Mauritania 0.58 5.45% 0.03
🇨🇬 Congo (the) 0.52 8.33% 0.04
🇬🇶 Equatorial Guinea 0.51 10.87% 0.05
🇵🇸 Palestine, State of 0.46 15.0% 0.06
🇬🇱 Greenland 0.42 5.0% 0.02
🇧🇼 Botswana 0.41 -25.45% -0.14
🇱🇨 Saint Lucia 0.34 3.03% 0.01
🇩🇯 Djibouti 0.33 3.13% 0.01
🇦🇬 Antigua and Barbuda 0.31 14.81% 0.04
🇸🇴 Somalia 0.31 3.33% 0.01
🇨🇻 Cabo Verde 0.28 3.7% 0.01
🇪🇷 Eritrea 0.28 3.7% 0.01
🇲🇻 Maldives 0.28 7.69% 0.02
🇫🇴 Faroe Islands (the) 0.27 3.85% 0.01
🇧🇿 Belize 0.26 18.18% 0.04
🇸🇨 Seychelles 0.26 4.0% 0.01
🇱🇷 Liberia 0.25 0.0% 0.0
🇳🇪 Niger (the) 0.24 14.29% 0.03
🇷🇼 Rwanda 0.24 33.33% 0.06
🇬🇲 Gambia (the) 0.23 0.0% 0.0
🇬🇩 Grenada 0.2 5.26% 0.01
🇹🇨 Turks and Caicos Islands (the) 0.2 5.26% 0.01
🇦🇸 American Samoa 0.18 -5.26% -0.01
🇹🇩 Chad 0.18 28.57% 0.04
🇰🇳 Saint Kitts and Nevis 0.17 0.0% 0.0
🇨🇫 Central African Republic (the) 0.16 0.0% 0.0
🇻🇬 Virgin Islands (British) 0.15 25.0% 0.03
🇹🇬 Togo 0.14 16.67% 0.02
🇻🇨 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 0.13 0.0% 0.0
🇹🇱 Timor-Leste 0.13 18.18% 0.02
🇧🇯 Benin 0.12 -42.86% -0.09
🇧🇮 Burundi 0.12 9.09% 0.01
🇼🇸 Samoa 0.11 0.0% 0.0
🇪🇭 Western Sahara 0.09 0.0% 0.0
🇩🇲 Dominica 0.08 0.0% 0.0
🇸🇧 Solomon Islands 0.08 0.0% 0.0
🇸🇱 Sierra Leone 0.06 0.0% 0.0
🇸🇹 Sao Tome and Principe 0.05 0.0% 0.0
🇹🇴 Tonga 0.05 0.0% 0.0
🇻🇺 Vanuatu 0.05 0.0% 0.0
🇰🇲 Comoros (the) 0.04 0.0% 0.0
🇵🇲 Saint Pierre and Miquelon 0.04 0.0% 0.0
🇨🇰 Cook Islands (the) 0.03 0.0% 0.0
🇬🇼 Guinea-Bissau 0.03 0.0% 0.0
🇫🇰 Falkland Islands (the) [Malvinas] 0.02 0.0% 0.0
🇰🇮 Kiribati 0.02 0.0% 0.0
🇲🇸 Montserrat 0.02 0.0% 0.0
🇳🇷 Nauru 0.02 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 Generation in 2009

Country TWh YoY change YoY absolute change
🗺️ World 19,561.36 -0.5% -98.67
🗺️ G20 16,522.05 -0.78% -129.82
🗺️ OECD 10,108.48 -3.54% -370.88
🗺️ G7 7,290.95 -4.4% -335.23
🗺️ Asia 7,243.97 3.84% 267.73
🗺️ Europe 4,812.71 -4.77% -241.02
🗺️ North America 4,535.37 -3.97% -187.4
🗺️ EU 2,813.65 -5.09% -151.01
🗺️ Latin America and Caribbean 1,283.35 0.45% 5.8
🗺️ Middle East 804.51 6.4% 48.41
🗺️ Africa 595.51 0.46% 2.74
🗺️ Oceania 285.94 1.81% 5.07

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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