Lesotho: Energy use per $1000 GDP

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Energy use per $1000 of GDP

 Latest value 4.45
 Year 2007
 Measure kilograms of oil equivalent
 Data availability 2004 - 2007
 Average 6.22
 Min - Max 4.45 - 8.40
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Lesotho from 2004 to 2007. The average value for Lesotho during that period was 6.22 kilograms of oil equivalent with a minimum of 4.45 kilograms of oil equivalent in 2007 and a maximum of 8.4 kilograms of oil equivalent in 2005. The latest value from 2007 is 4.45 kilograms of oil equivalent. For comparison, the world average in 2007 based on 158 countries is 122.19 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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The energy use per $1000 of GDP for Lesotho includes all types of energy, including imported and domestically produced. The measure tells us how energy intensive the economy is. Countries with more energy efficient production will have a lower energy use per $1000 GDP.
Definition: Energy use per PPP GDP is the kilogram of oil equivalent of energy use per constant PPP GDP. 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. PPP GDP is gross domestic product converted to 2017 constant international dollars using purchasing power parity rates. An international dollar has the same purchasing power over GDP as a U.S. dollar has in the United States.

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