Electricity Production from Oil Sources (As % of Total) fell to 17.9% in Cameroon in 2015

Electricity Production from Oil Sources (As % of Total) (%)
Energy & Utility | Cameroon | December 26, 2018
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Electricity production from oil sources as a percentage of total reached 17.9 % in 2015 in Cameroon, according to World Bank / EIA. This is 3.2 % less than in the previous year.

Historically, electricity production from oil sources as a percentage of total in Cameroon reached an all time high of 22.2 % in 2009 and an all time low of 1.06 % in 1993.

Cameroon has been ranked 35th within the group of 131 countries we follow in terms of electricity production from oil sources as a percentage of total, 28 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

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

Electricity Production from Oil Sources (As % of Total) Unit 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Angola % 34.7% 32.0% 29.1% 39.2% 42.0%
Benin % 99.2% 99.1% 100% 100% 100%
Cameroon % 22.2% 19.7% 18.5% 18.5% 18.5%
Central African Republic % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Chad % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Congo % 4.27% 1.53% 0.696% 0.527% 0.509% ... ...
Dem. Republic of the Congo % 0.076% 0.076% 0.101% 0.118% 0.109%
Equatorial Guinea % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Gabon % 13.3% 10.6% 11.5% 13.7% 14.7%
Niger % 25.7% 30.0% 25.4% 36.3% 45.8%
Nigeria % 12.8% 11.3% 15.8% ... ... ... ...
Sudan % 50.3% 17.3% 23.5% 29.9% 19.1%