Hong Kong: Energy use per capita

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 Hong Kong

Energy use per capita

 Latest value 1970.48
 Year 2014
 Measure kilograms of oil equivalent
 Data availability 1971 - 2014
 Average 1546.57
 Min - Max 741.96 - 2431.88
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Hong Kong from 1971 to 2014. The average value for Hong Kong during that period was 1546.57 kilograms of oil equivalent with a minimum of 741.96 kilograms of oil equivalent in 1971 and a maximum of 2431.88 kilograms of oil equivalent in 1999. The latest value from 2014 is 1970.48 kilograms of oil equivalent. For comparison, the world average in 2014 based on 132 countries is 2619.01 kilograms of oil equivalent. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
Hong Kong - Energy use per capita - recent values

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Hong Kong - Energy use per capita - historical chart - 1971-2014




The energy use per capita in Hong Kong 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.


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 Gasoline prices 1.86 2016 dollars
 Diesel prices 1.42 2016 dollars
 Energy use per capita 1,970.48 2014 kilograms of oil equivalent
 Share of clean energy 0.27 2020 percent
 Energy use per $1000 GDP 34.96 2014 kilograms of oil equivalent
 Electricity from renewable sources, kWh 106.00 2015 million kWh
 GDP per unit of energy 27.80 2014 GDP per kg of oil equivalent
 Energy imports 98.68 2014 percent
 Natural resources income 0.00 2021 percent
 Oil revenue 0.00 2021 percent
 Natural gas revenue 0.00 2021 percent
 Access to electricity 100.00 2021 percent
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