Electricity production by source - Costa Rica



Costa Rica : Electricity Sector Statistics
TopicValue
Electricity production from hydroelectric sources (% of total)72.5617817553137
Electricity production from oil sources (% of total)8.77656869724398
Electricity production from renewable sources, excluding hydroel (% of total)18.6616495474423
Value & RankThe Electricity production from hydroelectric sources of Costa Rica is 72.6 (% of total) with a global rank of 18.
Costa Rica compared to other CountriesThe Electricity production from hydroelectric sources of Costa Rica is similar to that of Georgia, Sudan, Togo, Zimbabwe, Cameroon, Angola, Myanmar, Iceland, Venezuela, Ghana with a respective Electricity production from hydroelectric sources of 77.4, 75.2, 74.1, 73.6, 73.3, 70.9, 70.3, 70.3, 68.5, 67.5 (% of total) and a global rank of 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23.10 years declineCosta Rica's Electricity production from hydroelectric sources had a negative growth (decline) of 10.3 (%) in the last 10 years from (2001 to 2011).
Last 10 years averageCosta Rica had an average Electricity production from hydroelectric sources of 77.8 (% of total) in the last 10 years from (2001 to 2011).
Costa Rica during the Great RecessionCosta Rica's Electricity production from hydroelectric sources had a positive growth of 2.24% during the Great RecessionCosta Rica since the end of the Great RecessionCosta Rica's Electricity production from hydroelectric sources had a negative growth (decline) of 6.49% since the end of the Great Recession
Electricity production from hydroelectric sources of Costa Rica
Value & RankThe Electricity production from oil sources of Costa Rica is 8.78 (% of total) with a global rank of 45.
Costa Rica compared to other CountriesThe Electricity production from oil sources of Costa Rica is similar to that of Argentina, Venezuela, Iraq, Japan, Chile, Israel, Malaysia, Greece, Croatia, Italy with a respective Electricity production from oil sources of 15.12, 14.27, 12.85, 11.45, 9.12, 8.62, 7.67, 7.64, 7.03, 6.35 (% of total) and a global rank of 40, 41, 42, 43, 44, 46, 47, 48, 49, 50.10 years growthCosta Rica's Electricity production from oil sources had a positive growth of 487 (%) in the last 10 years from (2001 to 2011).
Last 10 years averageCosta Rica had an average Electricity production from oil sources of 4.62 (% of total) in the last 10 years from (2001 to 2011).
Costa Rica during the Great RecessionCosta Rica's Electricity production from oil sources had a negative growth (decline) of 21.0% during the Great RecessionCosta Rica since the end of the Great RecessionCosta Rica's Electricity production from oil sources had a positive growth of 81.2% since the end of the Great Recession
Electricity production from oil sources of Costa Rica
Value & RankThe Electricity production from renewable sources, excluding hydroel of Costa Rica is 18.7 (% of total) with a global rank of 11.
Costa Rica compared to other CountriesThe Electricity production from renewable sources, excluding hydroel of Costa Rica is similar to that of Kenya, Spain, Nicaragua, New Zealand, Germany, Italy, Ireland, Finland, Lithuania, Philippines with a respective Electricity production from renewable sources, excluding hydroel of 23.3, 22.5, 22.4, 20.0, 18.9, 16.3, 16.2, 16.0, 14.9, 14.6 (% of total) and a global rank of 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16.10 years growthCosta Rica's Electricity production from renewable sources, excluding hydroel had a positive growth of 6.25 (%) in the last 10 years from (2001 to 2011).
Last 10 years averageCosta Rica had an average Electricity production from renewable sources, excluding hydroel of 17.5 (% of total) in the last 10 years from (2001 to 2011).
Electricity production from renewable sources, excluding hydroel of Costa Rica
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Datasource: Workbank - World Development Indicators