South Korea: Fossil fuels electricity generation

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 South Korea

Fossil fuels electricity generation, billion kilowatthours

 Latest value 390.63
 Year 2021
 Measure billion kilowatthours
 Data availability 1980 - 2021
 Average 191.03
 Min - Max 27.47 - 411.29
 Source The U.S. Energy Information Administration
For that indicator, we provide data for South Korea from 1980 to 2021. The average value for South Korea during that period was 191.03 billion kilowatthours with a minimum of 27.47 billion kilowatthours in 1987 and a maximum of 411.29 billion kilowatthours in 2018. The latest value from 2021 is 390.63 billion kilowatthours. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 189 countries is 88.99 billion kilowatthours. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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South Korea - Fossil fuels electricity generation - Recent values chart

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South Korea - Fossil fuels electricity generation - historical chart - 1980-2021




Definition: Billion kilowatthours of electricity generated from fossil fuels including oil, coal, and natural gas.

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