China: Hydroelectricity generation

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 China

Hydroelectricity generation, billion kilowatthours

 Latest value 1274.63
 Year 2021
 Measure billion kilowatthours
 Data availability 1980 - 2021
 Average 454.12
 Min - Max 57.62 - 1321.51
 Source The U.S. Energy Information Administration
For that indicator, we provide data for China from 1980 to 2021. The average value for China during that period was 454.12 billion kilowatthours with a minimum of 57.62 billion kilowatthours in 1980 and a maximum of 1321.51 billion kilowatthours in 2020. The latest value from 2021 is 1274.63 billion kilowatthours. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 190 countries is 22.18 billion kilowatthours. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
China - Hydroelectricity generation - recent values

Historical chart
China - Hydroelectricity generation - historical chart - 1980-2021




Definition: Hydroelectric generation excludes generation from hydroelectric pumped storage.


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