Electricity production from natural gas sources reached 9,699 GWh in 2012 in Austria, according to World Bank / EIA. This is 16.9 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, electricity production from natural gas sources in Austria reached an all time high of 14,346 GWh in 2010 and an all time low of 1,281 GWh in 1960. When compared to Austria's main peers, electricity production from natural gas sources in Germany amounted to 76,448 GWh, 9,199 GWh in Hungary, 129,058 GWh in Italy and 1,034 GWh in Switzerland in 2012.
Austria has been ranked 38th within the group of 52 countries we follow in terms of electricity production from natural gas sources, 10 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Sources of electricity refer to the inputs used to generate electricity.