Saudi Arabia: Electricity consumption

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 Saudi Arabia

Electricity consumption, billion kilowatthours

 Latest value 329.01
 Year 2021
 Measure billion kilowatthours
 Data availability 1980 - 2021
 Average 146.87
 Min - Max 19.1 - 331.57
 Source The U.S. Energy Information Administration
For that indicator, we provide data for Saudi Arabia from 1980 to 2021. The average value for Saudi Arabia during that period was 146.87 billion kilowatthours with a minimum of 19.1 billion kilowatthours in 1980 and a maximum of 331.57 billion kilowatthours in 2019. The latest value from 2021 is 329.01 billion kilowatthours. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 190 countries is 133.23 billion kilowatthours. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
Saudi Arabia - Electricity consumption - recent values

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Saudi Arabia - Electricity consumption - historical chart - 1980-2021




Definition: Total Electricity Net Consumption = total net electricity generation + electricity imports - electricity exports – electricity transmission and distribution losses.
Net consumption excludes the energy consumed by the generating units.


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