* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Germany: Energy use per capita: For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for Germany from 1960 to 2015. The average value for Germany during that period was 3856.98 kilograms of oil equivalent with a minumum of 1952.59 kilograms of oil equivalent in 1960 and a maximum of 4685.3 kilograms of oil equivalent in 1979. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
The energy use per capita in Germany 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.