Electricity Imports by Country in 2015

In 2015, 🇺🇸United States of America was the country with the highest electricity imports in the world, with a total of 66.67 TWh. Followed by 🇮🇹, with the second highest electicity generation of 46.38 TWh. The country with the lowest electricity imports for the year was 🇫🇷France with -64.06 TWh.

The geographic region with the higest electricity imports in 2015 was Africa with a total of TWh, closely followed by Asia with a electricity imports of TWh, and EU with a annual electricity imports of TWh.

Countries with the Highest Electricity Imports in 2015

Country TWh YoY change YoY absolute change
🇺🇸 United States of America 66.67 25.3% 13.46
🇮🇹 Italy 46.38 6.08% 2.66
🇧🇷 Brazil 34.42 1.89% 0.64
🇬🇧 United Kingdom 21.11 2.88% 0.59
🇧🇪 Belgium 21.0 19.32% 3.4
🇫🇮 Finland 16.34 -9.07% -1.63
🇭🇺 Hungary 13.69 2.24% 0.3
🇮🇶 Iraq 13.1 6.94% 0.85
🇹🇭 Thailand 12.15 19.23% 1.96
🇭🇰 Hong Kong 10.56 16.56% 1.5
🇦🇹 Austria 10.06 8.52% 0.79
🇬🇷 Greece 9.61 8.96% 0.79
🇦🇷 Argentina 8.96 -9.13% -0.9
🇳🇱 Netherlands 8.75 -40.6% -5.98
🇱🇹 Lithuania 7.21 -5.38% -0.41
🇭🇷 Croatia 6.79 71.9% 2.84
🇩🇰 Denmark 5.91 107.37% 3.06
🇱🇺 Luxembourg 5.6 14.52% 0.71
🇵🇸 Palestine, State of 5.41 9.74% 0.48
🇲🇦 Morocco 4.97 -17.3% -1.04
🇲🇴 Macao 4.05 -1.22% -0.05
🇹🇷 Turkey 3.94 -25.1% -1.32
🇦🇫 Afghanistan 3.78 1.89% 0.07
🇧🇩 Bangladesh 3.38 48.9% 1.11
🇧🇾 Belarus 2.62 -21.08% -0.7
🇳🇦 Namibia 2.59 -7.5% -0.21
🇲🇰 North Macedonia 2.51 -15.2% -0.45
🇸🇰 Slovakia 2.39 117.27% 1.29
🇵🇹 Portugal 2.27 152.22% 1.37
🇱🇻 Latvia 1.82 -21.55% -0.5
🇳🇵 Nepal 1.77 29.2% 0.4
🇰🇭 Cambodia 1.55 -13.89% -0.25
🇧🇼 Botswana 1.47 -12.5% -0.21
🇦🇱 Albania 1.4 -54.4% -1.67
🇲🇳 Mongolia 1.37 3.79% 0.05
🇸🇿 Eswatini 1.08 10.2% 0.1
🇧🇯 Benin 1.05 11.7% 0.11
🇲🇹 Malta 1.05 % 1.05
🇻🇳 Viet Nam 0.98 -31.94% -0.46
🇸🇻 El Salvador 0.9 136.84% 0.52
🇹🇬 Togo 0.86 0.0% 0.0
🇳🇪 Niger (the) 0.78 6.85% 0.05
🇮🇪 Ireland 0.67 -68.84% -1.48
🇯🇴 Jordan 0.55 48.65% 0.18
🇰🇬 Kyrgyzstan 0.55 161.9% 0.34
🇲🇪 Montenegro 0.52 100.0% 0.26
🇪🇨 Ecuador 0.47 -40.51% -0.32
🇵🇰 Pakistan 0.46 4.55% 0.02
🇧🇫 Burkina Faso 0.44 -10.2% -0.05
🇬🇦 Gabon 0.34 -12.82% -0.05
🇸🇳 Senegal 0.33 3.13% 0.01
🇩🇯 Djibouti 0.31 -8.82% -0.03
🇱🇧 Lebanon 0.27 92.86% 0.13
🇱🇸 Lesotho 0.26 -3.7% -0.01
🇧🇿 Belize 0.25 8.7% 0.02
🇲🇷 Mauritania 0.18 0.0% 0.0
🇭🇳 Honduras 0.15 -81.71% -0.67
🇽🇰 Kosovo 0.13 -73.47% -0.36
🇸🇷 Suriname 0.13 -70.45% -0.31
🇧🇮 Burundi 0.1 11.11% 0.01
🇮🇳 India 0.09 -84.21% -0.48
🇷🇼 Rwanda 0.08 -11.11% -0.01
🇹🇿 Tanzania, the United Republic of 0.07 16.67% 0.01
🇬🇪 Georgia 0.04 -84.0% -0.21
🇨🇲 Cameroon 0.02 -97.26% -0.71
🇲🇩 Moldova 0.02 -97.26% -0.71
🇮🇩 Indonesia 0.01 0.0% 0.0
🇰🇪 Kenya 0.01 -92.31% -0.12
🇲🇾 Malaysia 0.01 0.0% 0.0
🇳🇮 Nicaragua 0.01 % 0.04
🇦🇸 American Samoa 0.0 % 0.0
🇦🇴 Angola 0.0 % 0.0
🇦🇬 Antigua and Barbuda 0.0 % 0.0
🇦🇼 Aruba 0.0 % 0.0
🇦🇺 Australia 0.0 % 0.0
🇧🇸 Bahamas (the) 0.0 % 0.0
🇧🇧 Barbados 0.0 % 0.0
🇧🇲 Bermuda 0.0 % 0.0
🇧🇴 Bolivia 0.0 % 0.0
🇧🇳 Brunei Darussalam 0.0 % 0.0
🇨🇻 Cabo Verde 0.0 % 0.0
🇰🇾 Cayman Islands (the) 0.0 % 0.0
🇨🇫 Central African Republic (the) 0.0 % 0.0
🇹🇩 Chad 0.0 % 0.0
🇨🇱 Chile 0.0 % 0.0
🇰🇲 Comoros (the) 0.0 % 0.0
🇨🇰 Cook Islands (the) 0.0 % 0.0
🇨🇺 Cuba 0.0 % 0.0
🇨🇾 Cyprus 0.0 % 0.0
🇩🇲 Dominica 0.0 % 0.0
🇩🇴 Dominican Republic (the) 0.0 % 0.0
🇬🇶 Equatorial Guinea 0.0 % 0.0
🇪🇷 Eritrea 0.0 % 0.0
🇫🇰 Falkland Islands (the) [Malvinas] 0.0 % 0.0
🇫🇴 Faroe Islands (the) 0.0 % 0.0
🇫🇯 Fiji 0.0 % 0.0
🇬🇫 French Guiana 0.0 % 0.0
🇵🇫 French Polynesia 0.0 % 0.0
🇬🇲 Gambia (the) 0.0 % 0.0
🇬🇮 Gibraltar 0.0 % 0.0
🇬🇱 Greenland 0.0 % 0.0
🇬🇩 Grenada 0.0 % 0.0
🇬🇵 Guadeloupe 0.0 % 0.0
🇬🇺 Guam 0.0 % 0.0
🇬🇳 Guinea 0.0 % 0.0
🇬🇼 Guinea-Bissau 0.0 % 0.0
🇬🇾 Guyana 0.0 % 0.0
🇭🇹 Haiti 0.0 % 0.0
🇮🇸 Iceland 0.0 % 0.0
🇯🇲 Jamaica 0.0 % 0.0
🇯🇵 Japan 0.0 % 0.0
🇰🇿 Kazakhstan 0.0 % 1.17
🇰🇮 Kiribati 0.0 % 0.0
🇰🇵 Korea (the Democratic People's Republic of) 0.0 % 0.0
🇰🇼 Kuwait 0.0 % 0.0
🇱🇷 Liberia 0.0 % 0.0
🇱🇾 Libya 0.0 -100.0% -0.09
🇲🇬 Madagascar 0.0 % 0.0
🇲🇻 Maldives 0.0 % 0.0
🇲🇶 Martinique 0.0 % 0.0
🇲🇺 Mauritius 0.0 % 0.0
🇲🇸 Montserrat 0.0 % 0.0
🇲🇲 Myanmar 0.0 % 0.0
🇳🇷 Nauru 0.0 % 0.0
🇳🇨 New Caledonia 0.0 % 0.0
🇳🇿 New Zealand 0.0 % 0.0
🇳🇬 Nigeria 0.0 % 0.0
🇳🇺 Niue 0.0 % 0.0
🇴🇲 Oman 0.0 % 0.0
🇵🇬 Papua New Guinea 0.0 % 0.0
🇵🇭 Philippines (the) 0.0 % 0.0
🇵🇷 Puerto Rico 0.0 % 0.0
🇶🇦 Qatar 0.0 % 0.0
🇷🇪 Reunion 0.0 % 0.0
🇸🇭 Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha 0.0 % 0.0
🇰🇳 Saint Kitts and Nevis 0.0 % 0.0
🇱🇨 Saint Lucia 0.0 % 0.0
🇵🇲 Saint Pierre and Miquelon 0.0 % 0.0
🇻🇨 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 0.0 % 0.0
🇼🇸 Samoa 0.0 % 0.0
🇸🇹 Sao Tome and Principe 0.0 % 0.0
🇸🇨 Seychelles 0.0 % 0.0
🇸🇱 Sierra Leone 0.0 % 0.0
🇸🇬 Singapore 0.0 % 0.0
🇸🇧 Solomon Islands 0.0 % 0.0
🇸🇴 Somalia 0.0 % 0.0
🇰🇷 South Korea 0.0 % 0.0
🇸🇸 South Sudan 0.0 % 0.0
🇱🇰 Sri Lanka 0.0 % 0.0
🇸🇩 Sudan (the) 0.0 % 0.0
🇹🇼 Taiwan 0.0 % 0.0
🇹🇱 Timor-Leste 0.0 % 0.0
🇹🇴 Tonga 0.0 % 0.0
🇹🇹 Trinidad and Tobago 0.0 % 0.0
🇹🇨 Turks and Caicos Islands (the) 0.0 % 0.0
🇻🇺 Vanuatu 0.0 % 0.0
🇻🇬 Virgin Islands (British) 0.0 % 0.0
🇻🇮 Virgin Islands (U.S.) 0.0 % 0.0
🇪🇭 Western Sahara 0.0 % 0.0
🇾🇪 Yemen 0.0 % 0.0
🇧🇭 Bahrain -0.01 % -0.01
🇦🇪 United Arab Emirates -0.01 % 0.02
🇨🇬 Congo (the) -0.02 % -0.02
🇲🇼 Malawi -0.02 % 0.0
🇩🇿 Algeria -0.03 % 0.16
🇵🇪 Peru -0.05 % -0.04
🇸🇦 Saudi Arabia -0.05 % 0.0
🇸🇮 Slovenia -0.05 % 2.69
🇺🇬 Uganda -0.07 % 0.06
🇹🇳 Tunisia -0.1 % -0.01
🇿🇼 Zimbabwe -0.1 % 0.0
🇨🇷 Costa Rica -0.11 -155.0% -0.31
🇵🇦 Panama -0.12 -233.33% -0.21
🇪🇸 Spain -0.13 % 3.28
🇦🇿 Azerbaijan -0.16 % 0.21
🇲🇱 Mali -0.17 -666.67% -0.2
🇸🇾 Syrian Arab Republic (the) -0.26 % -0.12
🇵🇱 Poland -0.33 -115.21% -2.5
🇬🇭 Ghana -0.36 % 0.11
🇿🇲 Zambia -0.39 % 0.85
🇨🇩 Congo (the Democratic Republic of the) -0.4 -137.38% -1.47
🇨🇴 Colombia -0.41 % 0.39
🇬🇹 Guatemala -0.5 % 0.0
🇲🇽 Mexico -0.67 % -0.14
🇪🇬 Egypt -0.69 % -0.01
🇪🇹 Ethiopia -0.7 % 0.06
🇨🇮 Cote d'Ivoire -0.85 % 0.03
🇪🇪 Estonia -0.92 % 1.83
🇷🇸 Serbia -0.92 -158.97% -2.48
🇻🇪 Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) -0.97 % -0.1
🇨🇭 Switzerland -1.03 % 4.46
🇦🇲 Armenia -1.25 % -0.14
🇺🇿 Uzbekistan -1.29 % -0.51
🇺🇾 Uruguay -1.32 % -0.05
🇹🇯 Tajikistan -1.34 % -0.05
🇺🇦 Ukraine -1.35 % 7.08
🇿🇦 South Africa -1.55 % 1.11
🇧🇦 Bosnia Herzegovina -2.13 % 0.71
🇮🇷 Iran (Islamic Republic of) -2.67 % 3.22
🇹🇲 Turkmenistan -3.2 % 0.01
🇲🇿 Mozambique -3.3 % -1.3
🇮🇱 Israel -5.2 % -0.36
🇧🇹 Bhutan -5.6 % -0.61
🇷🇴 Romania -6.73 % 0.4
🇱🇦 Lao People's Democratic Republic (the) -9.5 % 0.88
🇧🇬 Bulgaria -10.58 % -1.12
🇷🇺 Russian Federation (the) -11.66 % -3.61
🇨🇳 China -12.44 % -1.03
🇨🇿 Czechia -12.51 % 3.79
🇳🇴 Norway -14.65 % 0.93
🇸🇪 Sweden -22.6 % -6.98
🇵🇾 Paraguay -41.13 % 0.27
🇩🇪 Germany -48.28 % -14.4
🇨🇦 Canada -62.18 % -14.85
🇫🇷 France -64.06 % 3.13

Regions with the Highest Electricity Imports in 2015

Country TWh YoY change YoY absolute change
🗺️ Africa %
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🗺️ G20 %
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🗺️ Latin America and Caribbean %
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Data Information

Data found on this page is based on the medium fertility variant of the United Nations Revision of World Population Prospects 2022.

Data Sources

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

UN Revision of World Population Prospects 2022

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