Iran: Coal production

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 Iran

Coal production, thousand short tons

 Latest value 1,814.40
 Year 2022
 Measure thousand short tons
 Data availability 1980 - 2022
 Average 1,318.30
 Min - Max 945.78 - 1,888.20
 Source The U.S. Energy Information Administration
For that indicator, we provide data for Iran from 1980 to 2022. The average value for Iran during that period was 1318.3 thousand short tons with a minimum of 945.78 thousand short tons in 1991 and a maximum of 1888.2 thousand short tons in 2018. The latest value from 2022 is 1814.4 thousand short tons. For comparison, the world average in 2022 based on 191 countries is 49348.51 thousand short tons. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
Iran - Coal production - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Iran - Coal production - historical chart - 1980-2022




Definition: Total primary coal production (Coal includes anthracite, subanthracite, bituminous, subbituminous, lignite, brown coal, and oil shale.)

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