South Korea: Coal consumption

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 South Korea

Coal consumption, thousand short tons

 Latest value 138064.78
 Reference 2020
 Measure thousand short tons
 Source The U.S. Energy Information Administration

For that indicator, we provide data for South Korea from 1980 to 2020. The average value for South Korea during that period was 84181 thousand short tons with a minimum of 26077.35 thousand short tons in 1980 and a maximum of 153101.55 thousand short tons in 2018. The latest value from 2020 is 138064.78 thousand short tons. For comparison, the world average in 2020 based on 192 countries is 42876.07 thousand short tons. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Definition: Coal consumption includes anthracite, subanthracite, bituminous, subbituminous, lignite, brown coal, and oil shale. It also includes net imports of metallurgical coke.
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