Electricity Production from Oil Sources Per Capita fell 13.3% to 69.6 kWh in USA in 2017

Electricity Production from Oil Sources Per Capita (kWh)
Energy & Utility | USA | December 26, 2018
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Electricity production from oil sources per capita reached 69.6 kWh in 2017 in USA, according to World Bank / EIA. This is 13.3 % less than in the previous year.

Historically, electricity production from oil sources per capita in USA reached an all time high of 1,730 kWh in 1978 and an all time low of 69.6 kWh in 2017. When compared to USA's main peers, electricity production from oil sources per capita in Canada amounted to 118 kWh, 10.7 kWh in China, 439 kWh in Japan and 323 kWh in Mexico in 2017.

USA has been ranked 21st within the group of 32 countries we follow in terms of electricity production from oil sources per capita, 24 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

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

Electricity Production from Oil Sources Per Capita Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Australia kWh 128 156 204 252 263
Belize kWh ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Canada kWh 175 179 185 220 125
China kWh 8.87 7.97 7.26 6.88 6.97
Guatemala kWh 103 ... ... ... ... ... ...
Honduras kWh 502 ... ... ... ... ... ...
India kWh 7.67 8.17 8.55 9.02 7.18
Japan kWh 1,265 1,619 1,302 962 823
Mexico kWh 410 463 392 264 252
Russia kWh 192 197 61.2 75.9 71.8
South Korea kWh 327 390 401 563 712
USA kWh 103 78.7 91.6 101 94.2
United Kingdom kWh 50.0 46.2 32.9 30.4 32.2