For that indicator, we provide data for Afghanistan from 1990 to 2021. The average value for Afghanistan during that period was 27.04 percent with a minimum of 12.61 percent in 2011 and a maximum of 45.6 percent in 2001.
The latest value from 2021 is 17.86 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 56
countries is 36.71 percent.
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We show the alternative and nuclear energy use as percent of the total energy use in Afghanistan. It consists of noncarbohydrate energy that does not produce carbon dioxide when generated and includes hydropower and nuclear, geothermal, and solar power.
Definition: Renewable energy consumption is the share of renewables energy in total final energy consumption.