Canada: Hydroelectricity capacity

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 Canada

Hydroelectricity capacity, million kilowatts

 Latest value 82.12
 Year 2021
 Measure million kilowatts
 Data availability 1980 - 2021
 Average 67.33
 Min - Max 47.92 - 82.12
 Source The U.S. Energy Information Administration
For that indicator, we provide data for Canada from 1980 to 2021. The average value for Canada during that period was 67.33 million kilowatts with a minimum of 47.92 million kilowatts in 1980 and a maximum of 82.12 million kilowatts in 2021. The latest value from 2021 is 82.12 million kilowatts. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 189 countries is 6.26 million kilowatts. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
Canada - Hydroelectricity capacity - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Canada - Hydroelectricity capacity - historical chart - 1980-2021




Definition: Installed capacity to produce hydroelectricity in million kilowatts.


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