* indicates monthly or quarterly data series

Geothermal electricity capacity, million kilowatts, 2021:

The average for 2021 based on 189 countries was 0.08 million kilowatts. The highest value was in the USA: 2.6 million kilowatts and the lowest value was in Afghanistan: 0 million kilowatts. The indicator is available from 2000 to 2021. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: million kilowatts; Source: The U.S. Energy Information Administration
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Countries Geothermal electricity capacity, 2021 Global rank Available data
USA 2.6 1 2000 - 2021
Indonesia 2.28 2 2000 - 2021
Philippines 1.93 3 2000 - 2021
Turkey 1.68 4 2000 - 2021
New Zealand 1.27 5 2000 - 2021
Mexico 1.03 6 2000 - 2021
Kenya 0.86 7 2000 - 2021
Italy 0.77 8 2000 - 2021
Iceland 0.76 9 2000 - 2021
Japan 0.48 10 2000 - 2021
El Salvador 0.2 11 2000 - 2021
Nicaragua 0.15 12 2000 - 2021
Russia 0.07 13 2000 - 2021
Papua N.G. 0.06 14 2000 - 2021
Germany 0.05 15 2000 - 2021
Guatemala 0.05 16 2000 - 2021
Chile 0.04 17 2000 - 2021
Honduras 0.04 18 2000 - 2021
China 0.03 19 2000 - 2021
Portugal 0.03 20 2000 - 2021
France 0.02 21 2000 - 2021
Croatia 0.01 22 2000 - 2021
Ethiopia 0.01 23 2000 - 2021
Afghanistan 0 24 2000 - 2021
Albania 0 25 2000 - 2021
Algeria 0 26 2000 - 2021
Angola 0 27 2000 - 2021
Ant.& Barb. 0 28 2000 - 2021
Argentina 0 29 2000 - 2021
Armenia 0 30 2000 - 2021
Aruba 0 31 2000 - 2021
Australia 0 32 2000 - 2021
Austria 0 33 2000 - 2021
Azerbaijan 0 34 2000 - 2021
Bahamas 0 35 2000 - 2021
Bangladesh 0 36 2000 - 2021
Barbados 0 37 2000 - 2021
Belarus 0 38 2000 - 2021
Belgium 0 39 2000 - 2021
Belize 0 40 2000 - 2021
Benin 0 41 2000 - 2021
Bermuda 0 42 2000 - 2021
Bhutan 0 43 2000 - 2021
Bolivia 0 44 2000 - 2021
Bosnia & Herz. 0 45 2000 - 2021
Botswana 0 46 2000 - 2021
Brazil 0 47 2000 - 2021
Brunei 0 48 2000 - 2021
Bulgaria 0 49 2000 - 2021
Burkina Faso 0 50 2000 - 2021
Burma 0 51 2000 - 2021
Burundi 0 52 2000 - 2021
Cambodia 0 53 2000 - 2021
Cameroon 0 54 2000 - 2021
Canada 0 55 2000 - 2021
Cape Verde 0 56 2000 - 2021
C.A. Republic 0 57 2000 - 2021
Chad 0 58 2000 - 2021
Colombia 0 59 2000 - 2021
Comoros 0 60 2000 - 2021
Cuba 0 61 2000 - 2021
Cyprus 0 62 2000 - 2021
Czechia 0 63 2000 - 2021
DR Congo 0 64 2000 - 2021
Denmark 0 65 2000 - 2021
Djibouti 0 66 2000 - 2021
Dominica 0 67 2000 - 2021
Domin. Rep. 0 68 2000 - 2021
Ecuador 0 69 2000 - 2021
Egypt 0 70 2000 - 2021
Eq. Guinea 0 71 2000 - 2021
Eritrea 0 72 2000 - 2021
Estonia 0 73 2000 - 2021
Faroe Isl. 0 74 2000 - 2021
Fiji 0 75 2000 - 2021
Finland 0 76 2000 - 2021
Gabon 0 77 2000 - 2021
Gambia 0 78 2000 - 2021
Georgia 0 79 2000 - 2021
Ghana 0 80 2000 - 2021
Gibraltar 0 81 2000 - 2021
Greece 0 82 2000 - 2021
Grenada 0 83 2000 - 2021
Guinea 0 84 2000 - 2021
G.-Bissau 0 85 2000 - 2021
Guyana 0 86 2000 - 2021
Haiti 0 87 2000 - 2021
Hong Kong 0 88 2000 - 2021
Hungary 0 89 2000 - 2021
India 0 90 2000 - 2021
Iran 0 91 2000 - 2021
Iraq 0 92 2000 - 2021
Ireland 0 93 2000 - 2021
Israel 0 94 2000 - 2021
Ivory Coast 0 95 2000 - 2021
Jamaica 0 96 2000 - 2021
Jordan 0 97 2000 - 2021
Kazakhstan 0 98 2000 - 2021
Kiribati 0 99 2000 - 2021
Kuwait 0 100 2000 - 2021
Kyrgyzstan 0 101 2000 - 2021
Laos 0 102 2000 - 2021
Latvia 0 103 2000 - 2021
Lebanon 0 104 2000 - 2021
Lesotho 0 105 2000 - 2021
Liberia 0 106 2000 - 2021
Libya 0 107 2000 - 2021
Lithuania 0 108 2000 - 2021
Luxembourg 0 109 2000 - 2021
Macao 0 110 2000 - 2021
Madagascar 0 111 2000 - 2021
Malawi 0 112 2000 - 2021
Malaysia 0 113 2000 - 2021
Maldives 0 114 2000 - 2021
Mali 0 115 2000 - 2021
Malta 0 116 2000 - 2021
Mauritania 0 117 2000 - 2021
Mauritius 0 118 2000 - 2021
Moldova 0 119 2000 - 2021
Mongolia 0 120 2000 - 2021
Montenegro 0 121 2006 - 2021
Montserrat 0 122 2000 - 2021
Morocco 0 123 2000 - 2021
Mozambique 0 124 2000 - 2021
Namibia 0 125 2000 - 2021
Nepal 0 126 2000 - 2021
Netherlands 0 127 2000 - 2021
N. Caledonia 0 128 2000 - 2021
Niger 0 129 2000 - 2021
Nigeria 0 130 2000 - 2021
North Korea 0 131 2000 - 2021
North Macedonia 0 132 2000 - 2021
Norway 0 133 2000 - 2021
Oman 0 134 2000 - 2021
Pakistan 0 135 2000 - 2021
Panama 0 136 2000 - 2021
Paraguay 0 137 2000 - 2021
Peru 0 138 2000 - 2021
Poland 0 139 2000 - 2021
Puerto Rico 0 140 2000 - 2021
Qatar 0 141 2000 - 2021
R. of Congo 0 142 2000 - 2021
Romania 0 143 2000 - 2021
Rwanda 0 144 2000 - 2021
Saint Lucia 0 145 2000 - 2021
St. Vincent & ... 0 146 2000 - 2021
Samoa 0 147 2000 - 2021
S.T.&Principe 0 148 2000 - 2021
Saudi Arabia 0 149 2000 - 2021
Senegal 0 150 2000 - 2021
Serbia 0 151 2006 - 2021
Seychelles 0 152 2000 - 2021
Sierra Leone 0 153 2000 - 2021
Singapore 0 154 2000 - 2021
Slovakia 0 155 2000 - 2021
Slovenia 0 156 2000 - 2021
Solomon Isl. 0 157 2000 - 2021
Somalia 0 158 2000 - 2021
South Africa 0 159 2000 - 2021
South Korea 0 160 2000 - 2021
Spain 0 161 2000 - 2021
Sri Lanka 0 162 2000 - 2021
Sudan 0 163 2000 - 2021
Suriname 0 164 2000 - 2021
Swaziland 0 165 2000 - 2021
Sweden 0 166 2000 - 2021
Switzerland 0 167 2000 - 2021
Syria 0 168 2000 - 2021
Taiwan 0 169 2000 - 2021
Tajikistan 0 170 2000 - 2021
Tanzania 0 171 2000 - 2021
Thailand 0 172 2000 - 2021
Togo 0 173 2000 - 2021
Tonga 0 174 2000 - 2021
Tr.&Tobago 0 175 2000 - 2021
Tunisia 0 176 2000 - 2021
Turkmenistan 0 177 2000 - 2021
Uganda 0 178 2000 - 2021
Ukraine 0 179 2000 - 2021
UA Emirates 0 180 2000 - 2021
UK 0 181 2000 - 2021
Uruguay 0 182 2000 - 2021
Uzbekistan 0 183 2000 - 2021
Vanuatu 0 184 2000 - 2021
Venezuela 0 185 2000 - 2021
Vietnam 0 186 2000 - 2021
Yemen 0 187 2000 - 2021
Zambia 0 188 2000 - 2021
Zimbabwe 0 189 2000 - 2021



Definition: Installed capacity to produce geothermal electricity in million kilowatts.

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