Electricity production by source - Chile



Chile : Electricity Sector Statistics
TopicValue
Electricity production from coal sources (% of total)35.1173502961176
Electricity production from natural gas sources (% of total)18.3081085033268
Electricity production from renewable sources, excluding hydroel (% of total)9.33976749287124
Electricity production from hydroelectric sources (% of total)28.1114279447247
Electricity production from oil sources (% of total)9.12334576295971
Value & RankThe Electricity production from coal sources of Chile is 35.1 (% of total) with a global rank of 30.
Chile compared to other CountriesThe Electricity production from coal sources of Chile is similar to that of United Kingdom, United States, Ukraine, Philippines, North Korea, Denmark, Slovenia, Portugal, Japan, Turkey with a respective Electricity production from coal sources of 39.9, 38.3, 38.2, 36.6, 36.3, 34.7, 33.1, 28.9, 28.4, 28.4 (% of total) and a global rank of 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35.10 years growthChile's Electricity production from coal sources had a positive growth of 203 (%) in the last 10 years from (2002 to 2012).
Last 10 years averageChile had an average Electricity production from coal sources of 21.2 (% of total) in the last 10 years from (2002 to 2012).
Chile during the Great RecessionChile's Electricity production from coal sources had a positive growth of 28.0% during the Great RecessionChile since the end of the Great RecessionChile's Electricity production from coal sources had a positive growth of 43.1% since the end of the Great Recession
Electricity production from coal sources of Chile
Value & RankThe Electricity production from hydroelectric sources of Chile is 28.1 (% of total) with a global rank of 51.
Chile compared to other CountriesThe Electricity production from hydroelectric sources of Chile is similar to that of Bolivia, Vietnam, Pakistan, Côte d'Ivoire, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Slovenia, Argentina, Turkey, Finland, Romania with a respective Electricity production from hydroelectric sources of 32.5, 30.1, 29.9, 29.1, 28.7, 25.1, 24.4, 24.2, 23.9, 23.8 (% of total) and a global rank of 46, 47, 48, 49, 50, 52, 53, 54, 55, 56.10 years declineChile's Electricity production from hydroelectric sources had a negative growth (decline) of 44.9 (%) in the last 10 years from (2002 to 2012).
Last 10 years averageChile had an average Electricity production from hydroelectric sources of 41.9 (% of total) in the last 10 years from (2002 to 2012).
Chile during the Great RecessionChile's Electricity production from hydroelectric sources had a negative growth (decline) of 20.9% during the Great RecessionChile since the end of the Great RecessionChile's Electricity production from hydroelectric sources had a negative growth (decline) of 32.5% since the end of the Great Recession
Electricity production from hydroelectric sources of Chile
Value & RankThe Electricity production from natural gas sources of Chile is 18.3 (% of total) with a global rank of 66.
Chile compared to other CountriesThe Electricity production from natural gas sources of Chile is similar to that of Israel, Greece, New Zealand, Indonesia, Australia, Venezuela, Morocco, Austria, Denmark, Romania with a respective Electricity production from natural gas sources of 20.9, 20.8, 20.3, 20.3, 19.4, 17.2, 16.3, 15.0, 14.0, 13.5 (% of total) and a global rank of 61, 62, 63, 64, 65, 67, 68, 69, 70, 71.10 years declineChile's Electricity production from natural gas sources had a negative growth (decline) of 38.2 (%) in the last 10 years from (2002 to 2012).
Last 10 years averageChile had an average Electricity production from natural gas sources of 19.9 (% of total) in the last 10 years from (2002 to 2012).
Chile during the Great RecessionChile's Electricity production from natural gas sources had a negative growth (decline) of 68.7% during the Great RecessionChile since the end of the Great RecessionChile's Electricity production from natural gas sources had a positive growth of 183% since the end of the Great Recession
Electricity production from natural gas sources of Chile
Value & RankThe Electricity production from oil sources of Chile is 9.12 (% of total) with a global rank of 44.
Chile compared to other CountriesThe Electricity production from oil sources of Chile is similar to that of Egypt, Argentina, Venezuela, Iraq, Japan, Costa Rica, Israel, Malaysia, Greece, Croatia with a respective Electricity production from oil sources of 15.76, 15.12, 14.27, 12.85, 11.45, 8.78, 8.62, 7.67, 7.64, 7.03 (% of total) and a global rank of 39, 40, 41, 42, 43, 45, 46, 47, 48, 49.10 years growthChile's Electricity production from oil sources had a positive growth of 168 (%) in the last 10 years from (2002 to 2012).
Last 10 years averageChile had an average Electricity production from oil sources of 11.8 (% of total) in the last 10 years from (2002 to 2012).
Chile during the Great RecessionChile's Electricity production from oil sources had a positive growth of 308% during the Great RecessionChile since the end of the Great RecessionChile's Electricity production from oil sources had a negative growth (decline) of 54.4% since the end of the Great Recession
Electricity production from oil sources of Chile
Value & RankThe Electricity production from renewable sources, excluding hydroel of Chile is 9.34 (% of total) with a global rank of 23.
Chile compared to other CountriesThe Electricity production from renewable sources, excluding hydroel of Chile is similar to that of Netherlands, Belgium, Austria, Sweden, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Poland, Greece, Luxembourg, Hungary with a respective Electricity production from renewable sources, excluding hydroel of 11.95, 11.80, 11.68, 10.83, 9.97, 9.26, 9.13, 8.15, 7.15, 7.15 (% of total) and a global rank of 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28.10 years growthChile's Electricity production from renewable sources, excluding hydroel had a positive growth of 107 (%) in the last 10 years from (2002 to 2012).
Last 10 years averageChile had an average Electricity production from renewable sources, excluding hydroel of 5.15 (% of total) in the last 10 years from (2002 to 2012).
Electricity production from renewable sources, excluding hydroel of Chile
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Datasource: Workbank - World Development Indicators