Electricity production by source - Argentina



Argentina : Electricity Sector Statistics
TopicValue
Electricity production from coal sources (% of total)2.499324611169
Electricity production from oil sources (% of total)15.1217629578171
Electricity production from hydroelectric sources (% of total)24.3633977847246
Electricity production from natural gas sources (% of total)51.4360696229401
Electricity production from renewable sources, excluding hydroel (% of total)1.66184246073096
Electricity production from nuclear sources (% of total)4.91760256261819
Value & RankThe Electricity production from coal sources of Argentina is 2.50 (% of total) with a global rank of 67.
Argentina compared to other CountriesThe Electricity production from coal sources of Argentina is similar to that of Mozambique, Colombia, Cambodia, Kyrgyz Republic, Moldova, Brazil, Bangladesh, Honduras, Peru, Namibia with a respective Electricity production from coal sources of 4.08, 3.46, 3.23, 3.18, 3.12, 2.33, 1.77, 1.77, 1.62, 1.40 (% of total) and a global rank of 62, 63, 64, 65, 66, 68, 69, 70, 71, 72.10 years growthArgentina's Electricity production from coal sources had a positive growth of 66.7 (%) in the last 10 years from (2001 to 2011).
Last 10 years averageArgentina had an average Electricity production from coal sources of 1.79 (% of total) in the last 10 years from (2001 to 2011).
Argentina during the Great RecessionArgentina's Electricity production from coal sources had a negative growth (decline) of 20.7% during the Great RecessionArgentina since the end of the Great RecessionArgentina's Electricity production from coal sources had a positive growth of 53.0% since the end of the Great Recession
Electricity production from coal sources of Argentina
Value & RankThe Electricity production from hydroelectric sources of Argentina is 24.4 (% of total) with a global rank of 53.
Argentina compared to other CountriesThe Electricity production from hydroelectric sources of Argentina is similar to that of Pakistan, Côte d'Ivoire, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Chile, Slovenia, Turkey, Finland, Romania, Nigeria, Macedonia with a respective Electricity production from hydroelectric sources of 29.9, 29.1, 28.7, 28.1, 25.1, 24.2, 23.9, 23.8, 20.9, 20.8 (% of total) and a global rank of 48, 49, 50, 51, 52, 54, 55, 56, 57, 58.10 years declineArgentina's Electricity production from hydroelectric sources had a negative growth (decline) of 40.6 (%) in the last 10 years from (2001 to 2011).
Last 10 years averageArgentina had an average Electricity production from hydroelectric sources of 32.3 (% of total) in the last 10 years from (2001 to 2011).
Argentina during the Great RecessionArgentina's Electricity production from hydroelectric sources had a negative growth (decline) of 29.4% during the Great RecessionArgentina since the end of the Great RecessionArgentina's Electricity production from hydroelectric sources had a negative growth (decline) of 12.3% since the end of the Great Recession
Electricity production from hydroelectric sources of Argentina
Value & RankThe Electricity production from natural gas sources of Argentina is 51.4 (% of total) with a global rank of 29.
Argentina compared to other CountriesThe Electricity production from natural gas sources of Argentina is similar to that of Iraq, Libya, Netherlands, Syrian Arab Republic, Mexico, Ireland, Latvia, Russia, Tanzania, Italy with a respective Electricity production from natural gas sources of 62.1, 56.3, 54.3, 52.4, 52.2, 49.7, 49.5, 49.3, 48.8, 46.1 (% of total) and a global rank of 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34.10 years growthArgentina's Electricity production from natural gas sources had a positive growth of 7.76 (%) in the last 10 years from (2001 to 2011).
Last 10 years averageArgentina had an average Electricity production from natural gas sources of 50.0 (% of total) in the last 10 years from (2001 to 2011).
Argentina during the Great RecessionArgentina's Electricity production from natural gas sources had a positive growth of 26.1% during the Great RecessionArgentina since the end of the Great RecessionArgentina's Electricity production from natural gas sources had a positive growth of 0.78% since the end of the Great Recession
Electricity production from natural gas sources of Argentina
Value & RankThe Electricity production from nuclear sources of Argentina is 4.92 (% of total) with a global rank of 24.
Argentina compared to other CountriesThe Electricity production from nuclear sources of Argentina is similar to that of Russia, Germany, Canada, Pakistan, South Africa, Netherlands, India, Mexico, Brazil, China with a respective Electricity production from nuclear sources of 16.42, 16.28, 14.94, 5.53, 5.20, 3.87, 3.16, 2.96, 2.94, 1.83 (% of total) and a global rank of 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29.10 years declineArgentina's Electricity production from nuclear sources had a negative growth (decline) of 37.2 (%) in the last 10 years from (2001 to 2011).
Last 10 years averageArgentina had an average Electricity production from nuclear sources of 6.87 (% of total) in the last 10 years from (2001 to 2011).
Argentina during the Great RecessionArgentina's Electricity production from nuclear sources had a negative growth (decline) of 16.1% during the Great RecessionArgentina since the end of the Great RecessionArgentina's Electricity production from nuclear sources had a negative growth (decline) of 26.5% since the end of the Great Recession
Electricity production from nuclear sources of Argentina
Value & RankThe Electricity production from oil sources of Argentina is 15.1 (% of total) with a global rank of 40.
Argentina compared to other CountriesThe Electricity production from oil sources of Argentina is similar to that of Singapore, Cameroon, Oman, Nigeria, Egypt, Venezuela, Iraq, Japan, Chile, Costa Rica with a respective Electricity production from oil sources of 18.4, 18.3, 18.0, 15.8, 15.8, 14.3, 12.9, 11.5, 9.1, 8.8 (% of total) and a global rank of 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 41, 42, 43, 44, 45.10 years growthArgentina's Electricity production from oil sources had a positive growth of 1,273 (%) in the last 10 years from (2001 to 2011).
Last 10 years averageArgentina had an average Electricity production from oil sources of 7.58 (% of total) in the last 10 years from (2001 to 2011).
Argentina during the Great RecessionArgentina's Electricity production from oil sources had a positive growth of 40.4% during the Great RecessionArgentina since the end of the Great RecessionArgentina's Electricity production from oil sources had a positive growth of 29.1% since the end of the Great Recession
Electricity production from oil sources of Argentina
Value & RankThe Electricity production from renewable sources, excluding hydroel of Argentina is 1.66 (% of total) with a global rank of 62.
Argentina compared to other CountriesThe Electricity production from renewable sources, excluding hydroel of Argentina is similar to that of China, Cambodia, Bulgaria, Peru, Senegal, Togo, Norway, Egypt, Sri Lanka, Côte d'Ivoire with a respective Electricity production from renewable sources, excluding hydroel of 2.22, 2.18, 2.04, 1.87, 1.86, 1.44, 1.31, 1.25, 1.23, 1.05 (% of total) and a global rank of 57, 58, 59, 60, 61, 63, 64, 65, 66, 67.10 years growthArgentina's Electricity production from renewable sources, excluding hydroel had a positive growth of 143 (%) in the last 10 years from (2001 to 2011).
Last 10 years averageArgentina had an average Electricity production from renewable sources, excluding hydroel of 1.35 (% of total) in the last 10 years from (2001 to 2011).
Electricity production from renewable sources, excluding hydroel of Argentina
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Datasource: Workbank - World Development Indicators