Electricity production by source - Portugal



Portugal : Electricity Sector Statistics
TopicValue
Electricity production from coal sources (% of total)28.8628777231202
Electricity production from oil sources (% of total)5.26835910049192
Electricity production from renewable sources, excluding hydroel (% of total)30.2178496134926
Electricity production from hydroelectric sources (% of total)12.2386683063949
Electricity production from natural gas sources (% of total)22.8610330288124
Value & RankThe Electricity production from coal sources of Portugal is 28.9 (% of total) with a global rank of 33.
Portugal compared to other CountriesThe Electricity production from coal sources of Portugal is similar to that of Philippines, North Korea, Chile, Denmark, Slovenia, Japan, Turkey, Netherlands, Zimbabwe, Croatia with a respective Electricity production from coal sources of 36.6, 36.3, 35.1, 34.7, 33.1, 28.4, 28.4, 26.7, 25.3, 24.1 (% of total) and a global rank of 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38.10 years declinePortugal's Electricity production from coal sources had a negative growth (decline) of 13.2 (%) in the last 10 years from (2002 to 2012).
Last 10 years averagePortugal had an average Electricity production from coal sources of 27.2 (% of total) in the last 10 years from (2002 to 2012).
Portugal during the Great RecessionPortugal's Electricity production from coal sources had a negative growth (decline) of 15.4% during the Great RecessionPortugal since the end of the Great RecessionPortugal's Electricity production from coal sources had a positive growth of 10.7% since the end of the Great Recession
Electricity production from coal sources of Portugal
Value & RankThe Electricity production from hydroelectric sources of Portugal is 12.2 (% of total) with a global rank of 68.
Portugal compared to other CountriesThe Electricity production from hydroelectric sources of Portugal is similar to that of Slovak Republic, Italy, Philippines, Azerbaijan, India, Dominican Republic, Nicaragua, Lithuania, Mexico, France with a respective Electricity production from hydroelectric sources of 14.6, 14.2, 14.0, 13.2, 12.4, 11.8, 11.6, 11.3, 10.8, 10.2 (% of total) and a global rank of 63, 64, 65, 66, 67, 69, 70, 71, 72, 73.10 years declinePortugal's Electricity production from hydroelectric sources had a negative growth (decline) of 28.7 (%) in the last 10 years from (2002 to 2012).
Last 10 years averagePortugal had an average Electricity production from hydroelectric sources of 20.3 (% of total) in the last 10 years from (2002 to 2012).
Portugal during the Great RecessionPortugal's Electricity production from hydroelectric sources had a negative growth (decline) of 26.1% during the Great RecessionPortugal since the end of the Great RecessionPortugal's Electricity production from hydroelectric sources had a negative growth (decline) of 26.9% since the end of the Great Recession
Electricity production from hydroelectric sources of Portugal
Value & RankThe Electricity production from natural gas sources of Portugal is 22.9 (% of total) with a global rank of 58.
Portugal compared to other CountriesThe Electricity production from natural gas sources of Portugal is similar to that of Dominican Republic, Spain, Croatia, Ghana, Korea, Georgia, Myanmar, Israel, Greece, New Zealand with a respective Electricity production from natural gas sources of 25.1, 25.0, 24.5, 24.3, 22.9, 22.5, 21.7, 20.9, 20.8, 20.3 (% of total) and a global rank of 53, 54, 55, 56, 57, 59, 60, 61, 62, 63.10 years growthPortugal's Electricity production from natural gas sources had a positive growth of 15.7 (%) in the last 10 years from (2002 to 2012).
Last 10 years averagePortugal had an average Electricity production from natural gas sources of 26.2 (% of total) in the last 10 years from (2002 to 2012).
Portugal during the Great RecessionPortugal's Electricity production from natural gas sources had a positive growth of 17.0% during the Great RecessionPortugal since the end of the Great RecessionPortugal's Electricity production from natural gas sources had a negative growth (decline) of 23.1% since the end of the Great Recession
Electricity production from natural gas sources of Portugal
Value & RankThe Electricity production from oil sources of Portugal is 5.27 (% of total) with a global rank of 54.
Portugal compared to other CountriesThe Electricity production from oil sources of Portugal is similar to that of Croatia, Italy, Peru, Algeria, Spain, Lithuania, Philippines, Mongolia, Vietnam, Bangladesh with a respective Electricity production from oil sources of 7.03, 6.35, 5.79, 5.50, 5.34, 4.92, 4.91, 4.90, 4.79, 4.77 (% of total) and a global rank of 49, 50, 51, 52, 53, 55, 56, 57, 58, 59.10 years declinePortugal's Electricity production from oil sources had a negative growth (decline) of 78.8 (%) in the last 10 years from (2002 to 2012).
Last 10 years averagePortugal had an average Electricity production from oil sources of 11.2 (% of total) in the last 10 years from (2002 to 2012).
Portugal during the Great RecessionPortugal's Electricity production from oil sources had a negative growth (decline) of 38.5% during the Great RecessionPortugal since the end of the Great RecessionPortugal's Electricity production from oil sources had a negative growth (decline) of 20.6% since the end of the Great Recession
Electricity production from oil sources of Portugal
Value & RankThe Electricity production from renewable sources, excluding hydroel of Portugal is 30.2 (% of total) with a global rank of 3.
Portugal compared to other CountriesThe Electricity production from renewable sources, excluding hydroel of Portugal is similar to that of Denmark, El Salvador, Iceland, Guatemala, Kenya, Spain, Nicaragua, New Zealand, Germany, Costa Rica with a respective Electricity production from renewable sources, excluding hydroel of 47.6, 31.3, 29.7, 27.1, 23.3, 22.5, 22.4, 20.0, 18.9, 18.7 (% of total) and a global rank of 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11.10 years growthPortugal's Electricity production from renewable sources, excluding hydroel had a positive growth of 619 (%) in the last 10 years from (2002 to 2012).
Last 10 years averagePortugal had an average Electricity production from renewable sources, excluding hydroel of 14.4 (% of total) in the last 10 years from (2002 to 2012).
Electricity production from renewable sources, excluding hydroel of Portugal
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Datasource: Workbank - World Development Indicators