Electricity Production from Hydro Sources Per Capita rose 0.004% to 829 kWh in China in 2017

Electricity Production from Hydro Sources Per Capita (kWh)
Energy & Utility | China | December 26, 2018
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Electricity production from hydro sources per capita reached 829 kWh in 2017 in China, according to World Bank / EIA. This is 0.004 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, electricity production from hydro sources per capita in China reached an all time high of 829 kWh in 2017 and an all time low of 25.9 kWh in 1967. When compared to China's main peers, electricity production from hydro sources per capita in India amounted to 105 kWh, 635 kWh in Japan, 1,316 kWh in Russia and 909 kWh in USA in 2017.

China has been ranked 21st within the group of 71 countries we follow in terms of electricity production from hydro sources per capita, 31 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

Hydropower refers to electricity produced by hydroelectric power plants.

Electricity Production from Hydro Sources Per Capita Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Bangladesh kWh 5.71 5.04 4.68 3.60 5.66
Canada kWh 10,905 10,941 11,182 10,833 10,743
China kWh 503 628 660 760 803
Germany kWh 213 267 279 238 232
India kWh 108 93.9 106 110 105
Japan kWh 635 599 616 633 666
Mexico kWh 304 265 230 317 249
Pakistan kWh 174 165 170 173 173
Russia kWh 1,138 1,145 1,274 1,226 1,194
South Korea kWh 94.4 82.1 87.5 55.9 43.5
Sri Lanka kWh 219 157 327 214 279
USA kWh 1,005 865 836 798 764