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Solar electricity capacity, million kilowatts, 2021:

The average for 2021 based on 11 countries was 6.7 million kilowatts. The highest value was in India: 49.68 million kilowatts and the lowest value was in Brunei: 0.01 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 Solar electricity capacity, 2021 Global rank Available data
India 49.68 1 2000 - 2021
Vietnam 16.66 2 2000 - 2021
Thailand 3.05 3 2000 - 2021
Malaysia 1.79 4 2000 - 2021
Philippines 1.37 5 2000 - 2021
Cambodia 0.43 6 2000 - 2021
Singapore 0.43 7 2000 - 2021
Indonesia 0.21 8 2000 - 2021
Burma 0.08 9 2000 - 2021
Laos 0.03 10 2000 - 2021
Brunei 0.01 11 2000 - 2021



Definition: Installed capacity to produce electricity from sunlight in million kilowatts.
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