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Ratio of Household Electricity Use to National Electricity Consumption by Country

3/30/16
Note: This table represents all countries with available household census data after 2010. The most recent year represented is 2011.
Sources: World Energy Council, EIA International Energy Statistics; UN Statistics Division Demographic Yearbook; authors’ calculations.

Country

Total Household Consumption, kWH (billions)

Net National Consumption, kWh (billions)

Household/National ratio

Korea, Rep.

64.13

450.24

0.14

Slovak Republic

4.55

26.55

0.17

Poland

26.05

137.73

0.19

Italy

68.09

311.30

0.22

Mexico

47.52

212.40

0.22

Germany

122.52

543.75

0.23

Brazil

106.83

455.73

0.23

Czech Republic

14.24

60.41

0.24

Romania

11.79

49.98

0.24

South Africa

51.94

218.20

0.24

Austria

17.38

65.08

0.27

Finland

22.91

85.06

0.27

Canada

151.20

543.73

0.28

Mauritius

0.72

2.43

0.29

Iran

56.69

186.17

0.30

Portugal

14.90

48.62

0.31

Latvia

2.01

6.52

0.31

Hungary

11.50

36.74

0.31

Japan

312.02

994.80

0.31

Uruguay

2.96

9.32

0.32

Spain

78.38

245.99

0.32

Bulgaria

10.61

31.60

0.34

Ireland

8.76

24.58

0.36

Norway

40.47

113.16

0.36

United Kingdom

119.31

320.21

0.37

Albania

1.94

5.19

0.37

United States of America

1,512.28

3886.40

0.39

Croatia

6.27

15.73

0.40

Philippines

23.42

56.84

0.41

Bolivia

3.09

6.46

0.48

Ghana

3.77

6.62

0.57

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