Coal consumption as a share of worldwide consumption reached < 0.001 % in 2015 in Cyprus, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 55.4 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, coal consumption as a share of worldwide consumption in Cyprus reached an all time high of < 0.001 % in 1987 and an all time low of % in. When compared to Cyprus's main peers, coal consumption as a share of worldwide consumption in Egypt amounted to < 0.001 %, 0.006 % in Greece, 0.001 % in Israel and 0.012 % in Turkey in 2015.
Cyprus has been ranked 119th within the group of 128 countries we follow in terms of coal consumption as a share of worldwide consumption, 21 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
Coal is a combustible black or brownish-black sedimentary rock usually occurring in rock strata in layers or veins called coal beds or coal seams.