France: Energy use per capita
(measure: kilograms of oil equivalent; Source: The World Bank)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
France: Energy use per capita: For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for France from 1960 to 2015. The average value for France during that period was 3447.65 kilograms of oil equivalent with a minumum of 1699.25 kilograms of oil equivalent in 1960 and a maximum of 4301.74 kilograms of oil equivalent in 2004. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
The energy use per capita in France includes all types of energy sources, from domestic production and imports. For easy comparison, the energy is expressed in kilograms of oil equivalent.
Definition: Energy use refers to use of primary energy before transformation to other end-use fuels, which is equal to indigenous production plus imports and stock changes, minus exports and fuels supplied to ships and aircraft engaged in international transport.