Electricity production from hydroelectric sources - by country

Worldmap of all countries colored to reflect the values of Electricity production from hydroelectric sources
Major world economies by its current Electricity production from hydroelectric sources
Major world economies by historical values of its Electricity production from hydroelectric sources
SummaryThe world's average Electricity production from hydroelectric sources is equal to 15.7 % of total
Paraguay's Electricity production from hydroelectric sources is 6 times higher than the average Electricity production from hydroelectric sources of the world.
The countries with the highest Electricity production from hydroelectric sources are Paraguay, Albania, Nepal, Mozambique, Zambia with a(n) Electricity production from hydroelectric sources of (100), (100), (100), (100), (100) % of total respectively.
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List of countries by Electricity production from hydroelectric sources
Country NameView DataGlobal RankRegion & Regional RankElectricity production from hydroelectric sources % of totalYearGrowth/Decline % during the Great Recession
ParaguayKey economic Indicators of ParaguayElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Paraguay1Latin America & Caribbean | 110031-12-20110.0
AlbaniaKey economic Indicators of AlbaniaElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Albania2Europe & Central Asia | 1100.031-12-20111.7
NepalKey economic Indicators of NepalElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Nepal3South Asia | 199.931-12-20110.1
MozambiqueKey economic Indicators of MozambiqueElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Mozambique4Sub-Saharan Africa | 199.931-12-20110.1
ZambiaKey economic Indicators of ZambiaElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Zambia5Sub-Saharan Africa | 299.731-12-20110.2
EthiopiaKey economic Indicators of EthiopiaElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Ethiopia6Sub-Saharan Africa | 399.031-12-2011-11.5
TajikistanKey economic Indicators of TajikistanElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Tajikistan7Europe & Central Asia | 298.831-12-2011-0.6
NamibiaKey economic Indicators of NamibiaElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Namibia8Sub-Saharan Africa | 498.231-12-20111.8
NorwayKey economic Indicators of NorwayElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Norway9Europe & Central Asia | 396.631-12-2012-2.9
Kyrgyz RepublicKey economic Indicators of Kyrgyz RepublicElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Kyrgyz Republic10Europe & Central Asia | 493.331-12-20117.3
BrazilKey economic Indicators of BrazilElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Brazil11Latin America & Caribbean | 280.631-12-20110.8
ColombiaKey economic Indicators of ColombiaElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Colombia12Latin America & Caribbean | 379.131-12-2011-9.7
GeorgiaKey economic Indicators of GeorgiaElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Georgia13Europe & Central Asia | 577.431-12-201119
SudanKey economic Indicators of SudanElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Sudan14Sub-Saharan Africa | 575.231-12-201164
TogoKey economic Indicators of TogoElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Togo15Sub-Saharan Africa | 674.131-12-201180
ZimbabweKey economic Indicators of ZimbabweElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Zimbabwe16Sub-Saharan Africa | 773.631-12-201113
CameroonKey economic Indicators of CameroonElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Cameroon17Sub-Saharan Africa | 873.331-12-2011-8.9
Costa RicaKey economic Indicators of Costa RicaElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Costa Rica18Latin America & Caribbean | 472.631-12-20112.2
AngolaKey economic Indicators of AngolaElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Angola19Sub-Saharan Africa | 970.931-12-2011-18.9
MyanmarKey economic Indicators of MyanmarElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Myanmar20East Asia & Pacific | 170.331-12-201140
IcelandKey economic Indicators of IcelandElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Iceland21Europe & Central Asia | 670.331-12-2012-0.7
VenezuelaKey economic Indicators of VenezuelaElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Venezuela22Latin America & Caribbean | 568.631-12-2011-1.0
GhanaKey economic Indicators of GhanaElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Ghana23Sub-Saharan Africa | 1067.531-12-201115
UruguayKey economic Indicators of UruguayElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Uruguay24Latin America & Caribbean | 662.631-12-2011-7.3
AustriaKey economic Indicators of AustriaElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Austria25Europe & Central Asia | 761.431-12-20126.8
CongoKey economic Indicators of CongoElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Congo26Sub-Saharan Africa | 1161.231-12-2011-25.4
North KoreaKey economic Indicators of North KoreaElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : North Korea27East Asia & Pacific | 261.031-12-20115.2
CanadaKey economic Indicators of CanadaElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Canada28North America | 158.931-12-20124.4
SwitzerlandKey economic Indicators of SwitzerlandElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Switzerland29Europe & Central Asia | 856.831-12-20127.5
PeruKey economic Indicators of PeruElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Peru30Latin America & Caribbean | 755.031-12-2011-17.3
EcuadorKey economic Indicators of EcuadorElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Ecuador31Latin America & Caribbean | 854.931-12-2011-1.8
PanamaKey economic Indicators of PanamaElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Panama32Latin America & Caribbean | 952.231-12-2011-6.2
New ZealandKey economic Indicators of New ZealandElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : New Zealand33East Asia & Pacific | 351.531-12-20123.1
TanzaniaKey economic Indicators of TanzaniaElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Tanzania34Sub-Saharan Africa | 1249.331-12-201141
SwedenKey economic Indicators of SwedenElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Sweden35Europe & Central Asia | 947.531-12-201212
LatviaKey economic Indicators of LatviaElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Latvia36Europe & Central Asia | 1047.431-12-201113
GabonKey economic Indicators of GabonElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Gabon37Sub-Saharan Africa | 1345.731-12-2011-16.8
MontenegroKey economic Indicators of MontenegroElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Montenegro38Europe & Central Asia | 1145.331-12-201127
KenyaKey economic Indicators of KenyaElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Kenya39Sub-Saharan Africa | 1444.031-12-2011-37.7
CroatiaKey economic Indicators of CroatiaElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Croatia40Europe & Central Asia | 1242.031-12-20118.8
GuatemalaKey economic Indicators of GuatemalaElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Guatemala41Latin America & Caribbean | 1039.831-12-2011-36.3
Sri LankaKey economic Indicators of Sri LankaElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Sri Lanka42South Asia | 239.731-12-2011-19.6
HondurasKey economic Indicators of HondurasElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Honduras43Latin America & Caribbean | 1139.531-12-201123
El SalvadorKey economic Indicators of El SalvadorElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : El Salvador44Latin America & Caribbean | 1234.631-12-2011-25.1
ArmeniaKey economic Indicators of ArmeniaElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Armenia45Europe & Central Asia | 1333.531-12-201116
BoliviaKey economic Indicators of BoliviaElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Bolivia46Latin America & Caribbean | 1332.531-12-2011-7.9
VietnamKey economic Indicators of VietnamElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Vietnam47East Asia & Pacific | 430.131-12-20116.8
PakistanKey economic Indicators of PakistanElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Pakistan48South Asia | 329.931-12-2011-9.4
Côte d'IvoireKey economic Indicators of Côte d'IvoireElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Côte d'Ivoire49Sub-Saharan Africa | 1529.131-12-201136
Bosnia and HerzegovinaKey economic Indicators of Bosnia and HerzegovinaElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Bosnia and Herzegovina50Europe & Central Asia | 1428.731-12-2011-9.5
ChileKey economic Indicators of ChileElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Chile51Latin America & Caribbean | 1428.131-12-2012-20.9
SloveniaKey economic Indicators of SloveniaElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Slovenia52Europe & Central Asia | 1525.131-12-201221
ArgentinaKey economic Indicators of ArgentinaElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Argentina53Latin America & Caribbean | 1524.431-12-2011-29.4
TurkeyKey economic Indicators of TurkeyElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Turkey54Europe & Central Asia | 1624.231-12-2012-26.5
FinlandKey economic Indicators of FinlandElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Finland55Europe & Central Asia | 1723.931-12-201226
RomaniaKey economic Indicators of RomaniaElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Romania56Europe & Central Asia | 1823.831-12-2011-8.1
NigeriaKey economic Indicators of NigeriaElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Nigeria57Sub-Saharan Africa | 1620.931-12-2011-15.5
MacedoniaKey economic Indicators of MacedoniaElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Macedonia58Europe & Central Asia | 1920.831-12-2011-21.0
UzbekistanKey economic Indicators of UzbekistanElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Uzbekistan59Europe & Central Asia | 2019.531-12-20113.8
HaitiKey economic Indicators of HaitiElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Haiti60Latin America & Caribbean | 1616.731-12-2011-39.6
RussiaKey economic Indicators of RussiaElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Russia61Europe & Central Asia | 2115.831-12-20110.9
ChinaKey economic Indicators of ChinaElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : China62East Asia & Pacific | 514.831-12-20118.3
Slovak RepublicKey economic Indicators of Slovak RepublicElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Slovak Republic63Europe & Central Asia | 2214.631-12-201220
ItalyKey economic Indicators of ItalyElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Italy64Europe & Central Asia | 2314.231-12-201242
PhilippinesKey economic Indicators of PhilippinesElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Philippines65East Asia & Pacific | 614.031-12-2011-9.7
AzerbaijanKey economic Indicators of AzerbaijanElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Azerbaijan66Europe & Central Asia | 2413.231-12-201119
IndiaKey economic Indicators of IndiaElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : India67South Asia | 412.431-12-2011-23.9
PortugalKey economic Indicators of PortugalElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Portugal68Europe & Central Asia | 2512.231-12-2012-26.1
Dominican RepublicKey economic Indicators of Dominican RepublicElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Dominican Republic69Latin America & Caribbean | 1711.831-12-2011-20.4
NicaraguaKey economic Indicators of NicaraguaElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Nicaragua70Latin America & Caribbean | 1811.631-12-2011-12.5
LithuaniaKey economic Indicators of LithuaniaElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Lithuania71Europe & Central Asia | 2611.331-12-2011-11.9
MexicoKey economic Indicators of MexicoElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Mexico72Latin America & Caribbean | 1910.831-12-2012-16.0
FranceKey economic Indicators of FranceElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : France73Europe & Central Asia | 2710.231-12-20129.3
KazakhstanKey economic Indicators of KazakhstanElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Kazakhstan74Europe & Central Asia | 289.131-12-2011-19.4
SenegalKey economic Indicators of SenegalElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Senegal75Sub-Saharan Africa | 178.531-12-2011-12.8
EgyptKey economic Indicators of EgyptElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Egypt76Middle East & North Africa | 18.331-12-2011-17.4
Syrian Arab RepublicKey economic Indicators of Syrian Arab RepublicElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Syrian Arab Republic77Middle East & North Africa | 28.031-12-2011-59.3
IraqKey economic Indicators of IraqElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Iraq78Middle East & North Africa | 37.631-12-2011-60.7
JapanKey economic Indicators of JapanElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Japan79East Asia & Pacific | 77.631-12-2012-7.8
MoroccoKey economic Indicators of MoroccoElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Morocco80Middle East & North Africa | 47.531-12-2011142
GreeceKey economic Indicators of GreeceElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Greece81Europe & Central Asia | 297.531-12-2012-9.7
SpainKey economic Indicators of SpainElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Spain82Europe & Central Asia | 307.031-12-20123.0
IndonesiaKey economic Indicators of IndonesiaElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Indonesia83East Asia & Pacific | 86.831-12-20111.2
United StatesKey economic Indicators of United StatesElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : United States84North America | 26.531-12-2012-3.1
MoldovaKey economic Indicators of MoldovaElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Moldova85Europe & Central Asia | 316.131-12-2011-6.8
MalaysiaKey economic Indicators of MalaysiaElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Malaysia86East Asia & Pacific | 95.931-12-2011-16.6
BulgariaKey economic Indicators of BulgariaElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Bulgaria87Europe & Central Asia | 325.831-12-2011-12.1
UkraineKey economic Indicators of UkraineElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Ukraine88Europe & Central Asia | 335.631-12-20113.1
AustraliaKey economic Indicators of AustraliaElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Australia89East Asia & Pacific | 105.631-12-2012-30.7
ThailandKey economic Indicators of ThailandElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Thailand90East Asia & Pacific | 115.231-12-2011-17.7
IranKey economic Indicators of IranElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Iran91Middle East & North Africa | 55.031-12-2011-65.5
LebanonKey economic Indicators of LebanonElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Lebanon92Middle East & North Africa | 64.931-12-2011-24.5
CambodiaKey economic Indicators of CambodiaElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Cambodia93East Asia & Pacific | 124.331-12-2011-27.8
LuxembourgKey economic Indicators of LuxembourgElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Luxembourg94Europe & Central Asia | 343.531-12-20126.9
GermanyKey economic Indicators of GermanyElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Germany95Europe & Central Asia | 353.531-12-20120.8
IrelandKey economic Indicators of IrelandElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Ireland96Europe & Central Asia | 362.931-12-201221
Czech RepublicKey economic Indicators of Czech RepublicElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Czech Republic97Europe & Central Asia | 372.631-12-2012-2.5
BangladeshKey economic Indicators of BangladeshElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Bangladesh98South Asia | 52.031-12-2011-55.8
JamaicaKey economic Indicators of JamaicaElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Jamaica99Latin America & Caribbean | 202.031-12-201114
KosovoKey economic Indicators of KosovoElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Kosovo100Europe & Central Asia | 381.831-12-20115.9
United KingdomKey economic Indicators of United KingdomElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : United Kingdom101Europe & Central Asia | 391.531-12-201220
PolandKey economic Indicators of PolandElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Poland102Europe & Central Asia | 401.331-12-201224
AlgeriaKey economic Indicators of AlgeriaElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Algeria103Middle East & North Africa | 70.9831-12-201128
BeninKey economic Indicators of BeninElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Benin104Sub-Saharan Africa | 180.9331-12-2005
South AfricaKey economic Indicators of South AfricaElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : South Africa105Sub-Saharan Africa | 190.7931-12-2011-50.9
KoreaKey economic Indicators of KoreaElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Korea106East Asia & Pacific | 130.6931-12-2012-27.8
HungaryKey economic Indicators of HungaryElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Hungary107Europe & Central Asia | 410.6231-12-201222
CubaKey economic Indicators of CubaElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Cuba108Latin America & Caribbean | 210.5631-12-201149
BelgiumKey economic Indicators of BelgiumElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Belgium109Europe & Central Asia | 420.4831-12-2012-14.2
JordanKey economic Indicators of JordanElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Jordan110Middle East & North Africa | 80.3831-12-2011-9.9
EstoniaKey economic Indicators of EstoniaElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Estonia111Europe & Central Asia | 430.3531-12-2012153
TunisiaKey economic Indicators of TunisiaElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Tunisia112Middle East & North Africa | 90.3331-12-2011-26.5
BelarusKey economic Indicators of BelarusElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Belarus113Europe & Central Asia | 440.1331-12-201132
NetherlandsKey economic Indicators of NetherlandsElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Netherlands114Europe & Central Asia | 450.1031-12-2012-19.9
TurkmenistanKey economic Indicators of TurkmenistanElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Turkmenistan115Europe & Central Asia | 460.0631-12-1999
DenmarkKey economic Indicators of DenmarkElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Denmark116Europe & Central Asia | 470.0631-12-20123.6
IsraelKey economic Indicators of IsraelElectricity production from hydroelectric sources : Israel117Middle East & North Africa | 100.0531-12-201235
Sources of electricity refer to the inputs used to generate electricity. Hydropower refers to electricity produced by hydroelectric power plants.
Datasource: Workbank - World Development Indicators