Electricity Production from Wind Power Sources (As % of Total) rose to 1.07% in Pakistan in 2017

Electricity Production from Wind Power Sources (As % of Total) (%)
Energy & Utility | Pakistan | December 26, 2018
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Electricity production from wind power sources as a percentage of total reached 1.07 % in 2017 in Pakistan, according to World Bank / EIA. This is 46.8 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, electricity production from wind power sources as a percentage of total in Pakistan reached an all time high of 1.07 % in 2017 and an all time low of 0.010 % in 2010. When compared to Pakistan's main peers, electricity production from wind power sources as a percentage of total in China amounted to 4.40 %, 3.52 % in India and 0.149 % in Iran in 2017.

Pakistan has been ranked 43rd within the group of 70 countries we follow in terms of electricity production from wind power sources as a percentage of total.

Wind power had a worldwide installed capacity of 238,000 MW at the end of 2011 and is widely used in Europe, Asia, and the United States.

Electricity Production from Wind Power Sources (As % of Total) Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Afghanistan % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Bangladesh % 0.012% 0.010% 0.009% 0.009% 0.008%
China % 1.49% 1.92% 2.60% 2.76% 3.19%
India % 2.32% 2.51% 2.62% 2.65% 2.48%
Iran % 0.090% 0.083% 0.145% 0.130% 0.128%
Iraq % ... ... ... ... ...
Japan % 0.404% 0.427% 0.472% 0.472% 0.507%
Pakistan % 0.011% 0.099% 0.258% 0.428% 0.489%
Russia % < 0.001% < 0.001% < 0.001% 0.009% 0.014%
Sri Lanka % 0.790% 1.23% 1.95% 2.12% 2.59%
Tajikistan % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Turkmenistan % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
USA % 2.78% 3.30% 3.92% 4.21% 4.43%