Electric power consumption per capita reached 10,134 kWh in 2013 in Australia, according to World Bank / EIA. This is 2.98 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, electric power consumption per capita in Australia reached an all time high of 10,445 kWh in 2012 and an all time low of 176 kWh in 1960. When compared to Australia's main peers, electric power consumption per capita in Indonesia amounted to 788 kWh, 4,512 kWh in Malaysia and 9,084 kWh in New Zealand in 2013.
Australia has been ranked 13th within the group of 138 countries we follow in terms of electric power consumption per capita, 95 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Electric power consumption measures the production of power plants and combined heat and power plants less transmission, distribution, and transformation losses and heat and power plants' own consumption.