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GDP per unit of energy used, 2015:

The average for 2015 based on 34 countries was 11.72 GDP per kg of oil equivalent. The highest value was in Ireland: 24.55 GDP per kg of oil equivalent and the lowest value was in Iceland: 2.81 GDP per kg of oil equivalent. The indicator is available from 1990 to 2015. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: GDP per kg of oil equivalent; Source: The World Bank
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Countries GDP per unit of energy, 2015 Global rank Available data
Ireland 24.55 1 1990 - 2015
Switzerland 22.05 2 1990 - 2015
Denmark 17.41 3 1990 - 2015
Luxembourg 16.47 4 1990 - 2015
Turkey 15.6 5 1990 - 2015
UK 15.37 6 1990 - 2015
Italy 14.87 7 1990 - 2015
Portugal 13.91 8 1990 - 2015
Spain 13.58 9 1990 - 2015
Austria 13.12 10 1990 - 2015
Israel 12.91 11 1995 - 2015
Germany 12.47 12 1990 - 2015
Mexico 12.33 13 1990 - 2015
Greece 12.26 14 1990 - 2015
Japan 11.93 15 1990 - 2015
Netherlands 11.88 16 1990 - 2015
Chile 11.25 17 1990 - 2015
France 11.06 18 1990 - 2015
Hungary 11.02 19 1991 - 2015
Poland 10.77 20 1990 - 2015
Norway 10.44 21 1990 - 2015
Slovakia 10.01 22 1992 - 2015
Slovenia 9.96 23 1995 - 2015
Belgium 9.86 24 1990 - 2015
Sweden 9.62 25 1990 - 2015
Czechia 8.78 26 1990 - 2015
New Zealand 8.46 27 1990 - 2015
Australia 8.44 28 1990 - 2015
USA 8.34 29 1990 - 2015
Finland 7.17 30 1990 - 2015
South Korea 7 31 1990 - 2015
Estonia 6.99 32 1995 - 2015
Canada 5.85 33 1990 - 2015
Iceland 2.81 34 1995 - 2015



Definition: GDP per unit of energy use is the PPP GDP per kilogram of oil equivalent of energy use. PPP GDP is gross domestic product converted to 2011 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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