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1387. World Primary Energy Production, by Region and Type

[In quadrillion Btu (286.4 represents 286,400,000,000,000,000). Btu=British thermal units. For BTU conversion factors, see source]

 
REGION AND TYPE 1980 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998
 
    World total 1 286.4 304.2 314.2 320.4 335.9 345.8 351.4 348.5 350.3 351.3 356.5 365.2 374.9 379.2 382.2
 
REGION
North America 80.9 84.6 83.3 84.9 87.0 90.2 91.9 92.4 92.5 91.9 95.3 96.2 98.6 98.8 99.3
  United States 64.8 64.9 64.4 65.0 66.1 69.4 70.8 70.5 70.0 68.4 70.8 71.3 72.5 72.5 72.8
Central and South America 12.1 13.6 14.5 14.4 15.4 15.9 16.8 17.7 18.1 19.0 20.0 21.3 22.7 24.2 24.9
Western Europe 30.7 37.3 38.1 38.6 38.8 38.6 38.5 38.5 38.9 39.5 40.5 41.6 44.1 43.8 43.6
Eastern Europe and former U.S.S.R. 66.7 75.0 77.6 79.3 84.5 83.4 81.9 75.5 71.3 66.5 61.4 59.9 60.5 59.0 58.3
Middle East 42.2 25.8 30.8 32.2 36.1 39.7 41.0 40.3 43.6 45.8 46.9 48.0 49.0 51.4 54.5
Africa 18.1 19.3 19.1 18.4 19.7 20.6 21.6 22.6 23.0 22.8 23.0 24.2 24.7 26.0 26.2
Far East and Oceania 35.8 48.7 50.8 52.7 54.5 57.5 59.7 61.4 63.0 65.9 69.4 74.0 75.3 76.0 75.4
 
TYPE OF FUEL
 
Crude oil 128.1 115.4 120.2 121.2 125.9 128.0 129.5 128.8 129.1 128.9 130.5 133.3 136.6 140.5 143.2
Natural gas 52.7 61.4 62.6 65.5 71.9 74.2 75.9 76.7 76.8 78.4 79.2 80.2 84.0 84.0 85.5
Natural gas liquids 5.1 5.8 6.1 6.3 6.6 6.7 6.9 7.1 7.4 7.7 7.8 8.1 8.3 8.5 8.7
Coal 74.5 85.8 88.1 87.9 89.6 91.1 92.3 87.7 88.4 85.7 87.5 89.7 90.8 90.6 88.6
Hydroelectric power 18.1 20.6 21.0 21.1 21.9 21.7 22.6 23.0 23.0 24.3 24.5 25.7 26.1 26.7 26.6
Nuclear 7.6 15.4 16.3 17.8 19.3 19.8 20.4 21.3 21.4 22.1 22.5 23.4 24.2 24.0 24.5
Geothermal, solar and wind 0.4 0.6 0.7 0.7 0.7 1.6 1.7 1.8 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5
 
PERCENT CHANGE FROM
PRIOR YEAR SHOWN
 
    World total (X) 6.21 3.30 1.98 4.84 2.93 1.63 -0.83 0.52 0.30 1.48 2.42 2.65 1.16 0.78
 
REGION
North America (X) 4.58 -1.47 1.85 2.55 3.64 1.89 0.57 0.11 -0.67 3.70 0.94 2.47 0.22 0.51
  United States (X) 0.17 -0.80 0.93 1.79 4.98 1.99 -0.47 -0.61 -2.36 3.60 0.65 1.73 -0.01 0.41
Central and South America (X) 12.22 6.48 -0.55 6.67 3.52 5.48 5.79 1.86 5.04 5.32 6.76 6.19 6.93 2.64
Western Europe (X) 21.66 2.17 1.26 0.54 -0.59 -0.23 0.05 1.06 1.57 2.58 2.69 5.84 -0.52 -0.64
Eastern Europe and former U.S.S.R. (X) 12.35 3.56 2.13 6.53 -1.31 -1.72 -7.82 -5.54 -6.83 -7.61 -2.38 0.95 -2.51 -1.14
Middle East (X) -38.89 19.32 4.75 12.14 9.97 3.27 -1.73 8.09 5.03 2.58 2.19 2.21 4.75 6.19
Africa (X) 6.87 -1.09 -3.46 6.95 4.52 5.05 4.58 1.50 -0.70 0.79 5.22 2.27 5.26 0.81
Far East and Oceania (X) 35.93 4.31 3.74 3.40 5.45 3.90 2.88 2.51 4.72 5.31 6.54 1.85 0.90 -0.79
 
TYPE OF FUEL
Crude oil (X) -9.93 4.19 0.77 3.94 1.63 1.19 -0.56 0.28 -0.21 1.24 2.19 2.49 2.84 1.93
Natural gas (X) 16.58 1.99 4.63 9.79 3.24 2.25 1.01 0.21 1.97 1.03 1.35 4.66 0.04 1.77
Natural gas liquids (X) 14.12 5.15 3.27 4.91 0.60 2.70 4.09 3.51 3.93 2.22 3.83 1.97 2.29 2.83
Coal (X) 15.16 2.67 -0.19 1.92 1.64 1.35 -5.02 0.80 -2.98 2.11 2.44 1.24 -0.15 -2.24
Hydroelectric power (X) 13.91 6.31 8.94 8.43 2.69 2.77 4.52 0.33 3.32 1.95 3.78 3.51 -0.91 2.21
Nuclear (X) 102.77 6.31 8.94 8.43 2.69 2.77 4.52 0.33 3.32 1.95 3.78 3.51 -0.91 2.21
Geothermal, solar and wind (X) 50.00 21.67 -10.96 1.54 137.88 8.28 5.88 11.11 4.50 4.78 1.37 4.95 3.86 2.07



1 Includes biomass, geothermal energy, and solar energy produced in the United States and not used for generating electricity, not shown separately by type.

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, International Energy Annual.

http://eia.doe.gov/



https://allcountries.org/uscensus/1387_world_primary_energy_production_by_region.html

These tables are based on figures supplied by the United States Census Bureau, U.S. Department of Commerce and are subject to revision by the Census Bureau.

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