Libya Energy - 2021


SOURCE: 2021 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

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Electricity access

electrification - total population: 100% (2019)

Electricity - production

34.24 billion kWh (2016 est.)

note: persistent electricity shortages have contributed to the ongoing instability throughout the country

country comparison to the world: 61

Electricity - consumption

27.3 billion kWh (2016 est.)

country comparison to the world: 65

Electricity - exports

0 kWh (2015 est.)

country comparison to the world: 160

Electricity - imports

376 million kWh (2016 est.)

country comparison to the world: 83

Electricity - installed generating capacity

9.46 million kW (2016 est.)

country comparison to the world: 62

Electricity - from fossil fuels

100% of total installed capacity (2016 est.)

country comparison to the world: 11

Electricity - from nuclear fuels

0% of total installed capacity (2017 est.)

country comparison to the world: 129

Electricity - from hydroelectric plants

0% of total installed capacity (2017 est.)

country comparison to the world: 183

Electricity - from other renewable sources

0% of total installed capacity (2017 est.)

country comparison to the world: 198

Crude oil - production

1.039 million bbl/day (2018 est.)

country comparison to the world: 19

Crude oil - exports

337,800 bbl/day (2015 est.)

note: Libyan crude oil export values are highly volatile because of continuing protests and other disruptions across the country

country comparison to the world: 23

Crude oil - imports

0 bbl/day (2015 est.)

country comparison to the world: 154

Crude oil - proved reserves

48.36 billion bbl (1 January 2018 est.)

country comparison to the world: 9

Refined petroleum products - production

89,620 bbl/day (2015 est.)

country comparison to the world: 69

Refined petroleum products - consumption

260,000 bbl/day (2016 est.)

country comparison to the world: 49

Refined petroleum products - exports

16,880 bbl/day (2015 est.)

country comparison to the world: 71

Refined petroleum products - imports

168,200 bbl/day (2015 est.)

country comparison to the world: 36

Natural gas - production

9.089 billion cu m (2017 est.)

country comparison to the world: 43

Natural gas - consumption

4.446 billion cu m (2017 est.)

country comparison to the world: 64

Natural gas - exports

4.644 billion cu m (2017 est.)

country comparison to the world: 31

Natural gas - imports

0 cu m (2017 est.)

country comparison to the world: 150

Natural gas - proved reserves

1.505 trillion cu m (1 January 2018 est.)

country comparison to the world: 21

Carbon dioxide emissions from consumption of energy

46.48 million Mt (2017 est.)

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

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