Electricity Production from Nuclear Sources fell 8.38% to 148,427 GWh in South Korea in 2017

Electricity Production from Nuclear Sources (GWh)
Energy & Utility | South Korea | December 26, 2018
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Electricity production from nuclear sources reached 148,427 GWh in 2017 in South Korea, according to World Bank / EIA. This is 8.38 % less than in the previous year.

Historically, electricity production from nuclear sources in South Korea reached an all time high of 164,762 GWh in 2015 and an all time low of 71.5 GWh in 1977. When compared to South Korea's main peers, electricity production from nuclear sources in China amounted to 248,300 GWh and 29,074 GWh in Japan in 2017.

South Korea has been ranked 7th within the group of 31 countries we follow in terms of electricity production from nuclear sources.

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

Electricity Production from Nuclear Sources Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Cambodia GWh ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
China GWh 86,350 97,394 111,613 132,538 170,789
Dem. People's Republic of Korea GWh ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
India GWh 32,224 33,140 33,308 34,686 38,308
Japan GWh 162,927 17,991 14,603 ... 4,524
Laos GWh ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Russia GWh 172,941 177,534 172,508 180,757 195,470
South Korea GWh 154,723 150,327 138,784 156,407 164,762
Thailand GWh 42,116 40,422 ... ... ... ... ...
USA GWh 831,794 809,822 830,544 839,122 839,135
Vietnam GWh ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...