Electricity production from natural gas sources reached 196,188 GWh in 2017 in China, according to World Bank / EIA. This is 4.2 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, electricity production from natural gas sources in China reached an all time high of 196,188 GWh in 2017 and an all time low of 565 GWh in 1981. When compared to China's main peers, electricity production from natural gas sources in India amounted to 75,476 GWh, 401,450 GWh in Japan, 529,852 GWh in Russia and 1,368,671 GWh in USA in 2017.
China has been ranked 8th within the group of 32 countries we follow in terms of electricity production from natural gas sources, 20 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Sources of electricity refer to the inputs used to generate electricity.