Electric power consumption per capita reached 15,471 kWh in 2013 in Qatar, according to World Bank / EIA. This is 4.40 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, electric power consumption per capita in Qatar reached an all time high of 17,098 kWh in 2004 and an all time low of 2,641 kWh in 1971. When compared to Qatar's main peers, electric power consumption per capita in Bahrain amounted to 18,217 kWh, 2,899 kWh in Iran, 8,741 kWh in Saudi Arabia and 10,904 kWh in United Arab Emirates in 2013.
Qatar has been ranked 6th 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.