Electricity Production from Natural Gas Sources Per Capita fell 8.15% to 4,198 kWh in USA in 2017

Electricity Production from Natural Gas Sources Per Capita (kWh)
Energy & Utility | USA | December 26, 2018
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Electricity production from natural gas sources per capita reached 4,198 kWh in 2017 in USA, according to World Bank / EIA. This is 8.15 % less than in the previous year.

Historically, electricity production from natural gas sources per capita in USA reached an all time high of 4,570 kWh in 2016 and an all time low of 907 kWh in 1960. When compared to USA's main peers, electricity production from natural gas sources per capita in Canada amounted to 2,033 kWh, 141 kWh in China, 3,214 kWh in Japan and 1,438 kWh in Mexico in 2017.

USA has been ranked 3rd within the group of 32 countries we follow in terms of electricity production from natural gas sources per capita, 10 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

Gas refers to natural gas but excludes natural gas liquids.

Electricity Production from Natural Gas Sources Per Capita Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Australia kWh 2,147 2,166 2,268 2,285 2,181
Belize kWh ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Canada kWh 1,763 1,771 1,673 1,593 1,977
China kWh 79.6 80.3 84.4 96.3 120
Guatemala kWh ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Honduras kWh ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
India kWh 96.4 78.0 53.2 50.9 51.0
Japan kWh 2,949 3,394 3,314 3,545 3,289
Mexico kWh 1,273 1,275 1,360 1,416 1,502
Russia kWh 3,638 3,685 3,728 3,781 3,764
South Korea kWh 2,231 2,485 2,758 2,458 2,089
USA kWh 3,465 4,161 3,795 3,778 4,446
United Kingdom kWh 2,349 1,599 1,524 1,599 1,577