Electric power consumption per capita reached 12,985 kWh in 2013 in USA, according to World Bank / EIA. This is 0.241 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, electric power consumption per capita in USA reached an all time high of 13,583 kWh in 2005 and an all time low of 3,926 kWh in 1960. When compared to USA's main peers, electric power consumption per capita in Canada amounted to 15,519 kWh, 3,762 kWh in China, 7,836 kWh in Japan and 2,057 kWh in Mexico in 2013.
USA has been ranked 10th within the group of 138 countries we follow in terms of electric power consumption per capita.
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.