China China: Electricity consumption per capita (kWh)


The data set "Electricity consumption per capita (kWh)" for China contains data from the year 1971 until 2013.
Electric power consumption measures the production of power plants and combined heat and power plants less transmission, distribution, and transformation losses and own use by heat and power plants.
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Data set Value
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Electricity consumption per capita (kWh)
3,762,000
Electricity exports (kWh) 17,650,000,000
Electricity imports (kWh) 6,874,000,000
Access to electricity (% of population) 100.0
Electricity production from oil, gas and coal sources (% of total) 77.4
Electric power transmission and distribution losses (% of output) 5.8
Time required to get electricity (days) 143.2
Delay in obtaining an electrical connection (days) 6.9
Capacity of power plants, total (megawatt) 1,341,049
Capacity of power plants, public (megawatt) 1,257,682
Capacity of power plants, self-producer (megawatt) 83,367

General data

Data set Value
Population, total 1,401,586,609
Area (sq. km) 9,562,911.0
Gross domestic product in exchange rates (US $) 11,007,720,594,139
Gross domestic product per capita (US $) 8,028