Electric power consumption per capita reached 14,911 kWh in 2013 in Kuwait, according to World Bank / EIA. This is 5.16 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, electric power consumption per capita in Kuwait reached an all time high of 17,444 kWh in 2006 and an all time low of 2,985 kWh in 1971. When compared to Kuwait's main peers, electric power consumption per capita in Bahrain amounted to 18,217 kWh, 1,798 kWh in Iraq, 2,899 kWh in Iran and 8,741 kWh in Saudi Arabia in 2013.
Kuwait has been ranked 7th within the group of 138 countries we follow in terms of electric power consumption per capita, 2 places behind 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.