Coal consumption - country data from around the world:
The average for 2012 was 74106.96 thousand short tons.The highest value was in China: 4538507 thousand short tons and the lowest value was in Costa Rica: 0 thousand short tons. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available for: Coal consumption.
Definition: Coal consumption includes anthracite, subanthracite, bituminous, subbituminous, lignite, brown coal, and oil shale. It also includes net imports of metallurgical coke.