Electricity Production from Wind Power Sources Per Capita rose 11.4% to 1,785 kWh in Sweden in 2017

Electricity Production from Wind Power Sources Per Capita (kWh)
Energy & Utility | Sweden | December 26, 2018
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Electricity production from wind power sources per capita reached 1,785 kWh in 2017 in Sweden, according to World Bank / EIA. This is 11.4 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, electricity production from wind power sources per capita in Sweden reached an all time high of 1,785 kWh in 2017 and an all time low of 0.000 kWh in 1980. When compared to Sweden's main peers, electricity production from wind power sources per capita in Denmark amounted to 2,620 kWh, 884 kWh in Finland, 550 kWh in Norway and 0.998 kWh in Russia in 2017.

Sweden has been ranked 2nd within the group of 70 countries we follow in terms of electricity production from wind power sources per capita, 10 places above the position seen 10 years ago.

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 Per Capita Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Australia kWh 283 336 398 416 498
China kWh 51.5 69.9 102 113 134
Denmark kWh 1,755 1,839 1,987 2,332 2,515
Finland kWh 89.4 91.6 143 205 429
Germany kWh 602 625 640 712 984
Iceland kWh 0.025 ... 16.7 25.3 32.6
Indonesia kWh 0.019 0.019 < 0.001 ... 0.015
Japan kWh 35.1 37.2 40.5 39.7 41.5
Netherlands kWh 306 299 337 347 452
New Zealand kWh 444 468 451 490 519
Norway kWh 260 311 374 438 493
Papua New Guinea kWh ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Russia kWh 0.038 0.037 0.031 0.679 1.03
Sweden kWh 644 755 1,032 1,173 1,691
USA kWh 386 449 532 572 597