Who is the Most Dependant on Electricity from Hydro?

Electricity Production from Hydro Sources (As % of Total) (%), 2017 or latest
Energy & Utility | May 17, 2019
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Based on a comparison of 121 countries in 2017, Albania ranked the highest in electricity production from hydro sources as a percentage of total with 100% followed by Paraguay and Nepal. On the other end of the scale was Israel with 0.036%, Denmark with 0.050% and Netherlands with 0.053%.

Average electricity production from hydro sources as a percentage of total reached 15.9% in 2017 in the World according to World Bank / EIA. This is 1.89 % less than in the previous year and 3.07 % more than 10 years ago.

Historically, average electricity production from hydro sources as a percentage of total reached an all time high of 20.3% in 1974 and an all time low of 15.4% in 2007. The average annual growth amounted to -0.522 % since 1960.

Data for more countries are available at Electricity Production from Hydro Sources (As % of Total) indicator page.

Electricity Production from Hydro Sources (As % of Total) Unit 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Albania % 98.6% 100% 100% 100% 100% ... ...
Cameroon % 74.3% 74.0% 74.1% 74.2% 75.0% ... ...
Colombia % 80.1% 76.3% 71.0% 70.9% 65.0%
Costa Rica % 72.6% 71.1% 66.9% 65.7% 74.6% ... ...
Dem. Republic of the Congo % 98.9% 99.7% 99.7% 99.8% 99.7% ... ...
Ethiopia % 98.8% 97.3% 95.8% 94.7% 92.7% ... ...
Georgia % 77.4% 74.5% 82.2% 80.4% 78.0% ... ...
Kyrgyzstan % 93.3% 93.5% 93.5% 91.3% 85.2% ... ...
Mozambique % 99.9% 99.9% 97.7% 91.2% 86.4% ... ...
Namibia % 98.2% 97.8% 95.6% 99.1% 97.8% ... ...
Nepal % 99.9% 99.5% 99.7% 99.8% 99.8% ... ...
Norway % 95.2% 96.7% 96.0% 95.9% 95.8%
Paraguay % 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% ... ...
Tajikistan % 99.8% 99.6% 99.7% 99.0% 98.5% ... ...
Zambia % 99.9% 99.9% 99.9% 97.2% 97.0% ... ...