Electricity Production from Coal Sources (As % of Total) fell to 87.7% in South Africa in 2017

Electricity Production from Coal Sources (As % of Total) (%)
Energy & Utility | South Africa | February 01, 2019
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Electricity production from coal sources as a percentage of total reached 87.7 % in 2017 in South Africa, according to World Bank / EIA. This is 0.656 % less than in the previous year.

Historically, electricity production from coal sources as a percentage of total in South Africa reached an all time high of 99.8 % in 1971 and an all time low of 87.7 % in 2017.

South Africa has been ranked 1st within the group of 29 countries we follow in terms of electricity production from coal sources as a percentage of total, 3 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

Sources of electricity refer to the inputs used to generate electricity.

Electricity Production from Coal Sources (As % of Total) Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Angola % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Botswana % 91.4% 71.4% 82.3% 95.7% 96.4% ... ...
Lesotho % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Mozambique % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Namibia % 1.40% 0.913% 3.08% ... 0.456% ... ...
South Africa % 93.8% 94.6% 93.7% 93.1% 92.7%
Swaziland % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Zambia % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Zimbabwe % 41.7% 39.1% 45.5% 43.9% 46.8% ... ...