Electricity production by source - Uruguay



Uruguay : Electricity Sector Statistics
TopicValue
Electricity production from hydroelectric sources (% of total)62.6353441608662
Electricity production from renewable sources, excluding hydroel (% of total)9.26140757927301
Electricity production from oil sources (% of total)27.2235112142305
Electricity production from natural gas sources (% of total)0.879737045630317
Value & RankThe Electricity production from hydroelectric sources of Uruguay is 62.6 (% of total) with a global rank of 24.
Uruguay compared to other CountriesThe Electricity production from hydroelectric sources of Uruguay is similar to that of Angola, Myanmar, Iceland, Venezuela, Ghana, Austria, Congo, North Korea, Canada, Switzerland with a respective Electricity production from hydroelectric sources of 70.9, 70.3, 70.3, 68.5, 67.5, 61.4, 61.2, 61.0, 58.9, 56.8 (% of total) and a global rank of 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29.10 years declineUruguay's Electricity production from hydroelectric sources had a negative growth (decline) of 37.0 (%) in the last 10 years from (2001 to 2011).
Last 10 years averageUruguay had an average Electricity production from hydroelectric sources of 78.9 (% of total) in the last 10 years from (2001 to 2011).
Uruguay during the Great RecessionUruguay's Electricity production from hydroelectric sources had a negative growth (decline) of 7.29% during the Great RecessionUruguay since the end of the Great RecessionUruguay's Electricity production from hydroelectric sources had a positive growth of 5.59% since the end of the Great Recession
Electricity production from hydroelectric sources of Uruguay
Value & RankThe Electricity production from natural gas sources of Uruguay is 0.88 (% of total) with a global rank of 99.
Uruguay compared to other CountriesThe Electricity production from natural gas sources of Uruguay is similar to that of China, Senegal, Czech Republic, Switzerland, Macedonia, Tajikistan, Estonia, Sweden, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Mozambique with a respective Electricity production from natural gas sources of 1.78, 1.76, 1.70, 1.52, 1.27, 1.18, 1.04, 0.96, 0.32, 0.12 (% of total) and a global rank of 91, 92, 93, 94, 95, 96, 97, 98, 100, 101.5 years growthUruguay's Electricity production from natural gas sources had a positive growth of 800 (%) in the last 5 years from (2006 to 2011).
Last 5 years averageUruguay had an average Electricity production from natural gas sources of 0.33 (% of total) in the last 5 years from (2006 to 2011).
Uruguay during the Great RecessionUruguay's Electricity production from natural gas sources had a positive growth of 301% during the Great RecessionUruguay since the end of the Great RecessionUruguay's Electricity production from natural gas sources had a positive growth of 311% since the end of the Great Recession
Electricity production from natural gas sources of Uruguay
Value & RankThe Electricity production from oil sources of Uruguay is 27.2 (% of total) with a global rank of 26.
Uruguay compared to other CountriesThe Electricity production from oil sources of Uruguay is similar to that of El Salvador, Kenya, Ecuador, Angola, Iran, Saudi Arabia, Morocco, Sudan, Togo, Indonesia with a respective Electricity production from oil sources of 34.1, 32.7, 32.7, 29.1, 27.8, 26.5, 26.4, 24.8, 24.5, 23.2 (% of total) and a global rank of 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31.10 years growthUruguay's Electricity production from oil sources had a positive growth of 13,500 (%) in the last 10 years from (2001 to 2011).
Last 10 years averageUruguay had an average Electricity production from oil sources of 17.1 (% of total) in the last 10 years from (2001 to 2011).
Uruguay during the Great RecessionUruguay's Electricity production from oil sources had a negative growth (decline) of 11.5% during the Great RecessionUruguay since the end of the Great RecessionUruguay's Electricity production from oil sources had a negative growth (decline) of 12.3% since the end of the Great Recession
Electricity production from oil sources of Uruguay
Value & RankThe Electricity production from renewable sources, excluding hydroel of Uruguay is 9.26 (% of total) with a global rank of 24.
Uruguay compared to other CountriesThe Electricity production from renewable sources, excluding hydroel of Uruguay is similar to that of Belgium, Austria, Sweden, United Kingdom, Chile, Poland, Greece, Luxembourg, Hungary, Czech Republic with a respective Electricity production from renewable sources, excluding hydroel of 11.80, 11.68, 10.83, 9.97, 9.34, 9.13, 8.15, 7.15, 7.15, 6.80 (% of total) and a global rank of 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29.10 years growthUruguay's Electricity production from renewable sources, excluding hydroel had a positive growth of 2,225 (%) in the last 10 years from (2001 to 2011).
Last 10 years averageUruguay had an average Electricity production from renewable sources, excluding hydroel of 3.79 (% of total) in the last 10 years from (2001 to 2011).
Electricity production from renewable sources, excluding hydroel of Uruguay
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Datasource: Workbank - World Development Indicators