Slovakia: Energy imports as percent of total energy use
, 1971 - 2015:
For that indicator, we provide data for Slovakia from 1971 to 2015. The average value for Slovakia during that period was 72.9 percent with a minimum of 58.83 percent in 2014 and a maximum of 86.32 percent in 1977.
The latest value from 2015 is 60.65 percent. For comparison, the world average in 2015 based on 35
countries is 21.86 percent.
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We show the energy imports for Slovakia and other countries. The measure equals the total energy used in the country minus its production of energy. A negative sign means that the country uses less energy than it produces, i.e. it is a net exporter of energy. A positive sign means that it is a net importer. The numbers are percent of the energy used.
Definition: Net energy imports are estimated as energy use less production, both measured in oil equivalents. A negative value indicates that the country is a net exporter. 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.