Electricity production by source - Nigeria



Nigeria : Electricity Sector Statistics
TopicValue
Electricity production from hydroelectric sources (% of total)20.8996079011615
Electricity production from natural gas sources (% of total)63.3017681438189
Electricity production from oil sources (% of total)15.7986239550196
Electricity production from coal sources (% of total)0.0943777807738978
Value & RankThe Electricity production from coal sources of Nigeria is 0.09 (% of total) with a global rank of 77.
Nigeria compared to other CountriesThe Electricity production from coal sources of Nigeria is similar to that of Namibia, Tanzania, Sweden, Iran, Pakistan, Norway, Latvia, Belarus, Zambia, Switzerland with a respective Electricity production from coal sources of 1.40, 1.13, 0.94, 0.18, 0.10, 0.09, 0.03, 0.02, 0.01, 0.00 (% of total) and a global rank of 72, 73, 74, 75, 76, 78, 79, 80, 81, 82.
Electricity production from coal sources of Nigeria
Value & RankThe Electricity production from hydroelectric sources of Nigeria is 20.9 (% of total) with a global rank of 57.
Nigeria compared to other CountriesThe Electricity production from hydroelectric sources of Nigeria is similar to that of Slovenia, Argentina, Turkey, Finland, Romania, Macedonia, Uzbekistan, Haiti, Russia, China with a respective Electricity production from hydroelectric sources of 25.1, 24.4, 24.2, 23.9, 23.8, 20.8, 19.5, 16.7, 15.7, 14.8 (% of total) and a global rank of 52, 53, 54, 55, 56, 58, 59, 60, 61, 62.10 years declineNigeria's Electricity production from hydroelectric sources had a negative growth (decline) of 45.3 (%) in the last 10 years from (2001 to 2011).
Last 10 years averageNigeria had an average Electricity production from hydroelectric sources of 29.9 (% of total) in the last 10 years from (2001 to 2011).
Nigeria during the Great RecessionNigeria's Electricity production from hydroelectric sources had a negative growth (decline) of 15.5% during the Great RecessionNigeria since the end of the Great RecessionNigeria's Electricity production from hydroelectric sources had a negative growth (decline) of 8.74% since the end of the Great Recession
Electricity production from hydroelectric sources of Nigeria
Value & RankThe Electricity production from natural gas sources of Nigeria is 63.3 (% of total) with a global rank of 21.
Nigeria compared to other CountriesThe Electricity production from natural gas sources of Nigeria is similar to that of Uzbekistan, Egypt, Côte d'Ivoire, Thailand, Iran, Lithuania, Bolivia, Iraq, Libya, Netherlands with a respective Electricity production from natural gas sources of 75.4, 74.7, 69.3, 68.3, 66.8, 62.8, 62.5, 62.1, 56.3, 54.3 (% of total) and a global rank of 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26.10 years growthNigeria's Electricity production from natural gas sources had a positive growth of 15.7 (%) in the last 10 years from (2001 to 2011).
Last 10 years averageNigeria had an average Electricity production from natural gas sources of 58.9 (% of total) in the last 10 years from (2001 to 2011).
Nigeria during the Great RecessionNigeria's Electricity production from natural gas sources had a negative growth (decline) of 0.07% during the Great RecessionNigeria since the end of the Great RecessionNigeria's Electricity production from natural gas sources had a negative growth (decline) of 1.54% since the end of the Great Recession
Electricity production from natural gas sources of Nigeria
Value & RankThe Electricity production from oil sources of Nigeria is 15.8 (% of total) with a global rank of 38.
Nigeria compared to other CountriesThe Electricity production from oil sources of Nigeria is similar to that of Mexico, Guatemala, Singapore, Cameroon, Oman, Egypt, Argentina, Venezuela, Iraq, Japan with a respective Electricity production from oil sources of 18.8, 18.7, 18.4, 18.3, 18.0, 15.8, 15.1, 14.3, 12.9, 11.5 (% of total) and a global rank of 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 39, 40, 41, 42, 43.10 years growthNigeria's Electricity production from oil sources had a positive growth of 123 (%) in the last 10 years from (2001 to 2011).
Last 10 years averageNigeria had an average Electricity production from oil sources of 11.2 (% of total) in the last 10 years from (2001 to 2011).
Nigeria during the Great RecessionNigeria's Electricity production from oil sources had a positive growth of 49.6% during the Great RecessionNigeria since the end of the Great RecessionNigeria's Electricity production from oil sources had a positive growth of 23.4% since the end of the Great Recession
Electricity production from oil sources of Nigeria
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Datasource: Workbank - World Development Indicators