Electricity Production from Natural Gas Sources (As % of Total) rose to 24.3% in Kazakhstan in 2017

Electricity Production from Natural Gas Sources (As % of Total) (%)
Energy & Utility | Kazakhstan | February 01, 2019
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Electricity production from natural gas sources as a percentage of total reached 24.3 % in 2017 in Kazakhstan, according to World Bank / EIA. This is 15 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, electricity production from natural gas sources as a percentage of total in Kazakhstan reached an all time high of 24.3 % in 2017 and an all time low of 6.59 % in 2007. When compared to Kazakhstan's main peers, electricity production from natural gas sources as a percentage of total in China amounted to 3.02 % and 48.6 % in Russia in 2017.

Kazakhstan has been ranked 17th within the group of 32 countries we follow in terms of electricity production from natural gas sources as a percentage of total, 65 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

Gas refers to natural gas but excludes natural gas liquids.

Electricity Production from Natural Gas Sources (As % of Total) Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
China % 2.04% 1.98% 1.96% 2.02% 2.49%
Germany % 14.4% 12.4% 10.9% 10.0% 9.83%
India % 10.6% 7.61% 5.24% 4.64% 4.92%
Japan % 36.1% 38.7% 38.5% 41.5% 39.6%
Kazakhstan % 9.17% 16.2% 16.7% 19.2% 18.4%
Kyrgyzstan % 1.01% 0.534% 0.193% 0.803% 1.30% ... ...
Russia % 49.3% 49.1% 50.1% 50.2% 49.7%
Tajikistan % 0.234% 0.436% 0.257% 2.87% ... ... ...
Turkmenistan % 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% ... ...
USA % 24.2% 29.6% 27.0% 26.9% 31.9%
Uzbekistan % 75.3% 73.8% 74.1% 74.2% 75.0% ... ...