Lesotho Energy - 2021


SOURCE: 2021 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

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Electricity access

electrification - total population: 36% (2019)

electrification - urban areas: 63% (2019)

electrification - rural areas: 26% (2019)

Electricity - production

510 million kWh (2016 est.)

country comparison to the world: 165

Electricity - consumption

847.3 million kWh (2016 est.)

country comparison to the world: 160

Electricity - exports

0 kWh (2016 est.)

country comparison to the world: 158

Electricity - imports

373 million kWh (2016 est.)

country comparison to the world: 84

Electricity - installed generating capacity

80,400 kW (2016 est.)

country comparison to the world: 184

Electricity - from fossil fuels

0% of total installed capacity (2016 est.)

country comparison to the world: 213

Electricity - from nuclear fuels

0% of total installed capacity (2017 est.)

country comparison to the world: 127

Electricity - from hydroelectric plants

100% of total installed capacity (2017 est.)

country comparison to the world: 1

Electricity - from other renewable sources

1% of total installed capacity (2017 est.)

country comparison to the world: 158

Crude oil - production

0 bbl/day (2018 est.)

country comparison to the world: 162

Crude oil - exports

0 bbl/day (2015 est.)

country comparison to the world: 154

Crude oil - imports

0 bbl/day (2015 est.)

country comparison to the world: 152

Crude oil - proved reserves

0 bbl (1 January 2018 est.)

country comparison to the world: 157

Refined petroleum products - production

0 bbl/day (2015 est.)

country comparison to the world: 165

Refined petroleum products - consumption

5,000 bbl/day (2016 est.)

country comparison to the world: 179

Refined petroleum products - exports

0 bbl/day (2015 est.)

country comparison to the world: 171

Refined petroleum products - imports

5,118 bbl/day (2015 est.)

country comparison to the world: 170

Natural gas - production

0 cu m (2017 est.)

country comparison to the world: 157

Natural gas - consumption

0 cu m (2017 est.)

country comparison to the world: 167

Natural gas - exports

0 cu m (2017 est.)

country comparison to the world: 138

Natural gas - imports

0 cu m (2017 est.)

country comparison to the world: 148

Natural gas - proved reserves

0 cu m (1 January 2014 est.)

country comparison to the world: 158

Carbon dioxide emissions from consumption of energy

711,100 Mt (2017 est.)

NOTE: The information regarding Lesotho 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 Lesotho 2021 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Lesotho 2021 should be addressed to the CIA or the source cited on each page.

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