Benin Energy - 2021


SOURCE: 2021 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

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Electricity access

electrification - total population: 33% (2019)

electrification - urban areas: 58% (2019)

electrification - rural areas: 9% (2019)

Electricity - production

335 million kWh (2016 est.)

country comparison to the world: 177

Electricity - consumption

1.143 billion kWh (2016 est.)

country comparison to the world: 152

Electricity - exports

0 kWh (2016 est.)

country comparison to the world: 106

Electricity - imports

1.088 billion kWh (2016 est.)

country comparison to the world: 68

Electricity - installed generating capacity

321,000 kW (2016 est.)

country comparison to the world: 158

Electricity - from fossil fuels

88% of total installed capacity (2016 est.)

country comparison to the world: 58

Electricity - from nuclear fuels

0% of total installed capacity (2017 est.)

country comparison to the world: 49

Electricity - from hydroelectric plants

9% of total installed capacity (2017 est.)

country comparison to the world: 116

Electricity - from other renewable sources

2% of total installed capacity (2017 est.)

country comparison to the world: 134

Crude oil - production

0 bbl/day (2018 est.)

country comparison to the world: 110

Crude oil - exports

0 bbl/day (2015 est.)

country comparison to the world: 93

Crude oil - imports

0 bbl/day (2015 est.)

country comparison to the world: 96

Crude oil - proved reserves

8 million bbl (1 January 2018 est.)

country comparison to the world: 92

Refined petroleum products - production

0 bbl/day (2015 est.)

country comparison to the world: 118

Refined petroleum products - consumption

38,000 bbl/day (2016 est.)

country comparison to the world: 113

Refined petroleum products - exports

1,514 bbl/day (2015 est.)

country comparison to the world: 107

Refined petroleum products - imports

38,040 bbl/day (2015 est.)

country comparison to the world: 93

Natural gas - production

0 cu m (2017 est.)

country comparison to the world: 104

Natural gas - consumption

0 cu m (2017 est.)

country comparison to the world: 121

Natural gas - exports

0 cu m (2017 est.)

country comparison to the world: 69

Natural gas - imports

0 cu m (2017 est.)

country comparison to the world: 91

Natural gas - proved reserves

1.133 billion cu m (1 January 2018 est.)

country comparison to the world: 98

Carbon dioxide emissions from consumption of energy

5.664 million Mt (2017 est.)

NOTE: The information regarding Benin on this page is re-published from the 2021 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency and other sources. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Benin 2021 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Benin 2021 should be addressed to the CIA or the source cited on each page.

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