Electricity production by source - India



India : Electricity Sector Statistics
TopicValue
Electricity production from coal sources (% of total)67.9400948371708
Electricity production from hydroelectric sources (% of total)12.4170174755067
Electricity production from oil sources (% of total)1.16151777484249
Electricity production from nuclear sources (% of total)3.16307622133741
Electricity production from natural gas sources (% of total)10.3136848707155
Electricity production from renewable sources, excluding hydroel (% of total)5.00460882042705
Value & RankThe Electricity production from coal sources of India is 67.9 (% of total) with a global rank of 14.
India compared to other CountriesThe Electricity production from coal sources of India is similar to that of Macedonia, Hong Kong SAR, China, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Israel, Australia, Greece, Bulgaria, Montenegro, Czech Republic, Morocco with a respective Electricity production from coal sources of 76.9, 71.2, 70.7, 69.9, 69.7, 55.8, 55.0, 54.7, 53.8, 47.0 (% of total) and a global rank of 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19.10 years declineIndia's Electricity production from coal sources had a negative growth (decline) of 2.58 (%) in the last 10 years from (2001 to 2011).
Last 10 years averageIndia had an average Electricity production from coal sources of 68.5 (% of total) in the last 10 years from (2001 to 2011).
India during the Great RecessionIndia's Electricity production from coal sources had a positive growth of 0.60% during the Great RecessionIndia since the end of the Great RecessionIndia's Electricity production from coal sources had a negative growth (decline) of 0.34% since the end of the Great RecessionIndia during the Kargil WarIndia's Electricity production from coal sources had a positive growth of 0.40% during the Kargil WarIndia since the end of the Kargil WarIndia's Electricity production from coal sources had a positive growth of 1.69% since the end of the Kargil War
Electricity production from coal sources of India
Value & RankThe Electricity production from hydroelectric sources of India is 12.4 (% of total) with a global rank of 67.
India compared to other CountriesThe Electricity production from hydroelectric sources of India is similar to that of China, Slovak Republic, Italy, Philippines, Azerbaijan, Portugal, Dominican Republic, Nicaragua, Lithuania, Mexico with a respective Electricity production from hydroelectric sources of 14.8, 14.6, 14.2, 14.0, 13.2, 12.2, 11.8, 11.6, 11.3, 10.8 (% of total) and a global rank of 62, 63, 64, 65, 66, 68, 69, 70, 71, 72.10 years declineIndia's Electricity production from hydroelectric sources had a negative growth (decline) of 2.36 (%) in the last 10 years from (2001 to 2011).
Last 10 years averageIndia had an average Electricity production from hydroelectric sources of 12.9 (% of total) in the last 10 years from (2001 to 2011).
India during the Great RecessionIndia's Electricity production from hydroelectric sources had a negative growth (decline) of 23.9% during the Great RecessionIndia since the end of the Great RecessionIndia's Electricity production from hydroelectric sources had a positive growth of 8.05% since the end of the Great RecessionIndia during the Kargil WarIndia's Electricity production from hydroelectric sources had a negative growth (decline) of 9.79% during the Kargil WarIndia since the end of the Kargil WarIndia's Electricity production from hydroelectric sources had a negative growth (decline) of 17.6% since the end of the Kargil War
Electricity production from hydroelectric sources of India
Value & RankThe Electricity production from natural gas sources of India is 10.3 (% of total) with a global rank of 76.
India compared to other CountriesThe Electricity production from natural gas sources of India is similar to that of Romania, Colombia, Cuba, Germany, Slovak Republic, Canada, Ecuador, Ukraine, Finland, Kazakhstan with a respective Electricity production from natural gas sources of 13.5, 13.4, 11.6, 11.5, 10.4, 9.6, 9.5, 9.5, 9.4, 9.2 (% of total) and a global rank of 71, 72, 73, 74, 75, 77, 78, 79, 80, 81.10 years growthIndia's Electricity production from natural gas sources had a positive growth of 7.29 (%) in the last 10 years from (2001 to 2011).
Last 10 years averageIndia had an average Electricity production from natural gas sources of 11.0 (% of total) in the last 10 years from (2001 to 2011).
India during the Great RecessionIndia's Electricity production from natural gas sources had a positive growth of 21.5% during the Great RecessionIndia since the end of the Great RecessionIndia's Electricity production from natural gas sources had a negative growth (decline) of 19.5% since the end of the Great RecessionIndia during the Kargil WarIndia's Electricity production from natural gas sources had a positive growth of 8.91% during the Kargil WarIndia since the end of the Kargil WarIndia's Electricity production from natural gas sources had a negative growth (decline) of 6.21% since the end of the Kargil War
Electricity production from natural gas sources of India
Value & RankThe Electricity production from nuclear sources of India is 3.16 (% of total) with a global rank of 26.
India compared to other CountriesThe Electricity production from nuclear sources of India is similar to that of Canada, Pakistan, South Africa, Argentina, Netherlands, Mexico, Brazil, China, Japan, Iran with a respective Electricity production from nuclear sources of 14.94, 5.53, 5.20, 4.92, 3.87, 2.96, 2.94, 1.83, 1.10, 0.15 (% of total) and a global rank of 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31.10 years declineIndia's Electricity production from nuclear sources had a negative growth (decline) of 5.88 (%) in the last 10 years from (2001 to 2011).
Last 10 years averageIndia had an average Electricity production from nuclear sources of 2.63 (% of total) in the last 10 years from (2001 to 2011).
India during the Great RecessionIndia's Electricity production from nuclear sources had a negative growth (decline) of 17.7% during the Great RecessionIndia since the end of the Great RecessionIndia's Electricity production from nuclear sources had a positive growth of 53.9% since the end of the Great RecessionIndia during the Kargil WarIndia's Electricity production from nuclear sources had a positive growth of 2.91% during the Kargil WarIndia since the end of the Kargil WarIndia's Electricity production from nuclear sources had a positive growth of 28.1% since the end of the Kargil War
Electricity production from nuclear sources of India
Value & RankThe Electricity production from oil sources of India is 1.16 (% of total) with a global rank of 75.
India compared to other CountriesThe Electricity production from oil sources of India is similar to that of Australia, Thailand, Poland, Romania, Denmark, Austria, Netherlands, Belarus, Uzbekistan, Canada with a respective Electricity production from oil sources of 1.42, 1.32, 1.29, 1.24, 1.23, 1.15, 1.12, 1.06, 1.04, 1.01 (% of total) and a global rank of 70, 71, 72, 73, 74, 76, 77, 78, 79, 80.10 years declineIndia's Electricity production from oil sources had a negative growth (decline) of 69.2 (%) in the last 10 years from (2001 to 2011).
Last 10 years averageIndia had an average Electricity production from oil sources of 2.62 (% of total) in the last 10 years from (2001 to 2011).
India during the Great RecessionIndia's Electricity production from oil sources had a negative growth (decline) of 50.7% during the Great RecessionIndia since the end of the Great RecessionIndia's Electricity production from oil sources had a negative growth (decline) of 7.43% since the end of the Great RecessionIndia during the Kargil WarIndia's Electricity production from oil sources had a positive growth of 4.16% during the Kargil WarIndia since the end of the Kargil WarIndia's Electricity production from oil sources had a negative growth (decline) of 72.3% since the end of the Kargil War
Electricity production from oil sources of India
Value & RankThe Electricity production from renewable sources, excluding hydroel of India is 5.00 (% of total) with a global rank of 34.
India compared to other CountriesThe Electricity production from renewable sources, excluding hydroel of India is similar to that of Czech Republic, Brazil, Jamaica, United States, Indonesia, Slovak Republic, France, Haiti, Japan, Honduras with a respective Electricity production from renewable sources, excluding hydroel of 6.80, 6.57, 6.22, 5.58, 5.25, 4.70, 4.47, 4.32, 4.21, 3.99 (% of total) and a global rank of 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39.10 years growthIndia's Electricity production from renewable sources, excluding hydroel had a positive growth of 614 (%) in the last 10 years from (2001 to 2011).
Last 10 years averageIndia had an average Electricity production from renewable sources, excluding hydroel of 2.41 (% of total) in the last 10 years from (2001 to 2011).
Electricity production from renewable sources, excluding hydroel of India
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Datasource: Workbank - World Development Indicators