Electric Power Production Per Capita rose 3.24% to 689 kWh in Sri Lanka in 2017

Electric Power Production Per Capita (kWh)
Energy & Utility | Sri Lanka | December 26, 2018
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Electric power production per capita reached 689 kWh in 2017 in Sri Lanka, according to World Bank / EIA. This is 3.24 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, electric power production per capita in Sri Lanka reached an all time high of 689 kWh in 2017 and an all time low of 70.6 kWh in 1971. When compared to Sri Lanka's main peers, electric power production per capita in India amounted to 1,159 kWh and 5,232 kWh in Malaysia in 2017.

Sri Lanka has been ranked 79th within the group of 81 countries we follow in terms of electric power production per capita, 34 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

Electricity production is measured at the terminals of all the alternator sets in a station.

Electric Power Production Per Capita Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Bangladesh kWh 290 316 349 365 390
Cambodia kWh 72.2 ... ... ... ... ... ...
China kWh 3,448 3,632 3,940 4,083 4,190
India kWh 848 885 920 1,003 1,038
Indonesia kWh 753 814 869 911 924
Laos kWh ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Malaysia kWh 4,208 4,368 4,678 4,794 4,853
Maldives kWh ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Myanmar kWh 140 ... ... ... ... ... ...
Pakistan kWh 568 554 563 583 592
Singapore kWh 8,869 8,875 8,904 8,999 9,030
Sri Lanka kWh 555 565 568 604 618
Thailand kWh 2,305 2,537 2,528 2,602 2,662
Vietnam kWh 1,131 1,273 1,366 1,540 1,712