Electricity production by source - Iran



Iran : Electricity Sector Statistics
TopicValue
Electricity production from coal sources (% of total)0.17730126613963
Electricity production from natural gas sources (% of total)66.7533009323961
Electricity production from oil sources (% of total)27.7979182745458
Electricity production from hydroelectric sources (% of total)5.03034980496861
Electricity production from renewable sources, excluding hydroel (% of total)0.091362299493127
Electricity production from nuclear sources (% of total)0.14976742245677
Value & RankThe Electricity production from coal sources of Iran is 0.18 (% of total) with a global rank of 75.
Iran compared to other CountriesThe Electricity production from coal sources of Iran is similar to that of Honduras, Peru, Namibia, Tanzania, Sweden, Pakistan, Nigeria, Norway, Latvia, Belarus with a respective Electricity production from coal sources of 1.77, 1.62, 1.40, 1.13, 0.94, 0.10, 0.09, 0.09, 0.03, 0.02 (% of total) and a global rank of 70, 71, 72, 73, 74, 76, 77, 78, 79, 80.10 years declineIran's Electricity production from coal sources had a negative growth (decline) of 50.0 (%) in the last 10 years from (2001 to 2011).
Last 10 years averageIran had an average Electricity production from coal sources of 0.28 (% of total) in the last 10 years from (2001 to 2011).
Iran during the Great RecessionIran's Electricity production from coal sources had a negative growth (decline) of 42.0% during the Great RecessionIran since the end of the Great RecessionIran's Electricity production from coal sources had a positive growth of 4.39% since the end of the Great Recession
Electricity production from coal sources of Iran
Value & RankThe Electricity production from hydroelectric sources of Iran is 5.03 (% of total) with a global rank of 91.
Iran compared to other CountriesThe Electricity production from hydroelectric sources of Iran is similar to that of Malaysia, Bulgaria, Ukraine, Australia, Thailand, Lebanon, Cambodia, Luxembourg, Germany, Ireland with a respective Electricity production from hydroelectric sources of 5.86, 5.83, 5.61, 5.56, 5.23, 4.92, 4.27, 3.54, 3.51, 2.92 (% of total) and a global rank of 86, 87, 88, 89, 90, 92, 93, 94, 95, 96.10 years growthIran's Electricity production from hydroelectric sources had a positive growth of 28.2 (%) in the last 10 years from (2001 to 2011).
Last 10 years averageIran had an average Electricity production from hydroelectric sources of 5.93 (% of total) in the last 10 years from (2001 to 2011).
Iran during the Great RecessionIran's Electricity production from hydroelectric sources had a negative growth (decline) of 65.5% during the Great RecessionIran since the end of the Great RecessionIran's Electricity production from hydroelectric sources had a positive growth of 54.0% since the end of the Great Recession
Electricity production from hydroelectric sources of Iran
Value & RankThe Electricity production from natural gas sources of Iran is 66.8 (% of total) with a global rank of 20.
Iran compared to other CountriesThe Electricity production from natural gas sources of Iran is similar to that of Singapore, Uzbekistan, Egypt, Côte d'Ivoire, Thailand, Nigeria, Lithuania, Bolivia, Iraq, Libya with a respective Electricity production from natural gas sources of 78.0, 75.4, 74.7, 69.3, 68.3, 63.3, 62.8, 62.5, 62.1, 56.3 (% of total) and a global rank of 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25.10 years declineIran's Electricity production from natural gas sources had a negative growth (decline) of 10.3 (%) in the last 10 years from (2001 to 2011).
Last 10 years averageIran had an average Electricity production from natural gas sources of 74.3 (% of total) in the last 10 years from (2001 to 2011).
Iran during the Great RecessionIran's Electricity production from natural gas sources had a positive growth of 8.20% during the Great RecessionIran since the end of the Great RecessionIran's Electricity production from natural gas sources had a negative growth (decline) of 12.2% since the end of the Great Recession
Electricity production from natural gas sources of Iran
Value & RankThe Electricity production from nuclear sources of Iran is 0.15 (% of total) with a global rank of 31.
Iran compared to other CountriesThe Electricity production from nuclear sources of Iran is similar to that of Pakistan, South Africa, Argentina, Netherlands, India, Mexico, Brazil, China, Japan, Italy with a respective Electricity production from nuclear sources of 5.53, 5.20, 4.92, 3.87, 3.16, 2.96, 2.94, 1.83, 1.10, 0.09 (% of total) and a global rank of 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 32.
Electricity production from nuclear sources of Iran
Value & RankThe Electricity production from oil sources of Iran is 27.8 (% of total) with a global rank of 25.
Iran compared to other CountriesThe Electricity production from oil sources of Iran is similar to that of Pakistan, El Salvador, Kenya, Ecuador, Angola, Uruguay, Saudi Arabia, Morocco, Sudan, Togo with a respective Electricity production from oil sources of 35.4, 34.1, 32.7, 32.7, 29.1, 27.2, 26.5, 26.4, 24.8, 24.5 (% of total) and a global rank of 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30.10 years growthIran's Electricity production from oil sources had a positive growth of 30.5 (%) in the last 10 years from (2001 to 2011).
Last 10 years averageIran had an average Electricity production from oil sources of 19.4 (% of total) in the last 10 years from (2001 to 2011).
Iran during the Great RecessionIran's Electricity production from oil sources had a positive growth of 2.70% during the Great RecessionIran since the end of the Great RecessionIran's Electricity production from oil sources had a positive growth of 36.2% since the end of the Great Recession
Electricity production from oil sources of Iran
Value & RankThe Electricity production from renewable sources, excluding hydroel of Iran is 0.09 (% of total) with a global rank of 86.
Iran compared to other CountriesThe Electricity production from renewable sources, excluding hydroel of Iran is similar to that of Trinidad and Tobago, Dominican Republic, South Africa, Vietnam, Ukraine, Jordan, Paraguay, Brunei, Russia, Armenia with a respective Electricity production from renewable sources, excluding hydroel of 0.25, 0.21, 0.16, 0.14, 0.13, 0.08, 0.07, 0.05, 0.05, 0.04 (% of total) and a global rank of 81, 82, 83, 84, 85, 87, 88, 89, 90, 91.Last 10 years averageIran had an average Electricity production from renewable sources, excluding hydroel of 0.05 (% of total) in the last 10 years from (2001 to 2011).
Electricity production from renewable sources, excluding hydroel of Iran
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Datasource: Workbank - World Development Indicators