🇸🇱 Electricity Generation of Sierra Leone

The electricity generated in Sierra Leone has been on the rise since the start of the millennium. In 2021, electricity generation in Sierra Leone reach 0.21 TWh. Whereof 85.71% of the generated electricity in the country that year came from Hydro. A renewable resource with little damage on the environment.

  • In 2021, the electricity generation in Sierra Leone increased by 0.0%
  • In total, Sierra Leone generated 0.21 Terrawatt hours of electricity in 2021.
  • Electricity generation in Sierra Leone grew with 0.0 TWh in 2021, compared to previous year.
  • Since 2000, production of electricity has increased by 162.5% in Sierra Leone
  • In 2021, Sierra Leone produced 0.00075496470180512% of the world's total energy generation.

Total Electricity Generation of Sierra Leone (2000-2021)

Between the year 2000 and 2021, Sierra Leone's electricity generation has increased from 0.08 TWh to 0.21 TWh, a 162.5% increase in produced Terawatt hours during a 21 year time period.

Year TWh YoY absolute change YoY change
2000 0.08 % %
2001 0.13 0.05% 62.5%
2002 0.15 0.02% 15.38%
2003 0.14 -0.01% -6.67%
2004 0.12 -0.02% -14.29%
2005 0.08 -0.04% -33.33%
2006 0.04 -0.04% -50.0%
2007 0.06 0.02% 50.0%
2008 0.06 0.0% 0.0%
2009 0.06 0.0% 0.0%
2010 0.16 0.1% 166.67%
2011 0.17 0.01% 6.25%
2012 0.18 0.01% 5.88%
2013 0.15 -0.03% -16.67%
2014 0.19 0.04% 26.67%
2015 0.19 0.0% 0.0%
2016 0.22 0.03% 15.79%
2017 0.23 0.01% 4.55%
2018 0.26 0.03% 13.04%
2019 0.21 -0.05% -19.23%
2020 0.21 0.0% 0.0%
2021 0.21 0.0% 0.0%

Sierra Leone's Electricity Generation by Fuel Source in 2021

In 2021, Hydro was the largest generator of electrical energy in Sierra Leone with 85.71% of the total electricity produced.

Fuel Source Proportion
Hydro 85.71%
Other Fossil 9.52%
Solar 4.76%
Bioenergy 0.0%
Coal 0.0%
Gas 0.0%
Nuclear 0.0%
Other Renewables 0.0%
Wind 0.0%

Data Information

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

Data Sources

Ember-Climate

Ember-Climate Yearly Electricity Data

This dataset contains yearly electricity generation, capacity, emissions, import and demand data for over 200 geographies. Data is collected from multi-country datasets (EIA, Eurostat, BP, UN) as well as national sources (e.g China data from the National Bureau of Statistics).

Data Disclaimer

People at database.earth has not verified data entry and collection processes in person. We take all open data provided by governmental and non-governmental organization at face value.

This data is the foundation for most content and visualization found on this page. If you find errors in the representation of the data, please contact us and we will correct it.

All data from sources is archived for future reference.