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This entry is the total capacity of currently installed generators, expressed in kilowatts (kW), to produce electricity. A 10-kilowatt (kW) generator will produce 10 kilowatt hours (kWh) of electricity, if it runs continuously for one hour.


Country Comparison to the World

CountryELECTRICITY - INSTALLED GENERATING CAPACITY(KW)
Afghanistan 621,000 kW (2012 est.)
Albania 1.878 million kW (2013 est.)
Algeria 15.2 million kW (2013 est.)
American Samoa 45,000 kW (2012 est.)
Andorra 520,000 kW (2010 est.)
Angola 1.53 million kW (2012 est.)
Antigua and Barbuda 55,000 kW (2012 est.)
Argentina 34.95 million kW (2012 est.)
Armenia 4.021 million kW (2012 est.)
Aruba 320,000 kW (2012 est.)
Australia 63.25 million kW (2012 est.)
Austria 24.22 million kW (2014 est.)
Azerbaijan 7.114 million kW (2012 est.)
Bahamas, The 493,000 kW (2012 est.)
Bahrain 3.94 million kW (2012 est.)
Bangladesh 6.36 million kW (2013 est.)
Barbados 239,000 kW (2012 est.)
Belarus 7.751 million kW (2012 est.)
Belgium 20.98 million kW (2012 est.)
Belize 194,100 kW (2012 est.)
Benin 171,000 kW (2012 est.)
Bermuda 167,400 kW (2014 est.)
Bhutan 1.499 million kW (2014 est.)
Bolivia 1.649 million kW (2012 est.)
Bosnia and Herzegovina 4.3 million kW (2013 est.)
Botswana 132,000 kW (2012 est.)
Brazil 121.7 million kW (2012 est.)
British Virgin Islands 44,000 kW (2012 est.)
Brunei 777,000 kW (2014 est.)
Bulgaria 11.84 million kW (2014 est.)
Burkina Faso 238,000 kW (2012 est.)
Burma 3.591 million kW (2012 est.)
Burundi 55,000 kW (2012 est.)
Cabo Verde 108,500 kW (2012 est.)
Cambodia 949,000 kW (2013 est.)
Cameroon 1.009 million kW (2012 est.)
Canada 135 million kW (2012 est.)
Cayman Islands 150,000 kW (2012 est.)
Central African Republic 44,000 kW (2012 est.)
Chad 31,000 kW (2012 est.)
Chile 18.16 million kW (2012 est.)
China 1.505 billion kW (2014 est.)
Colombia 14.61 million kW (2012 est.)
Comoros 22,000 kW (2012 est.)
Congo, Democratic Republic of the 2.506 million kW (2012 est.)
Congo, Republic of the 238,000 kW (2012 est.)
Cook Islands 8,040 kW (2012 est.)
Costa Rica 3.039 million kW (2012 est.)
Cote d'Ivoire 1.522 million kW (2012 est.)
Croatia 4.22 million kW (2012 est.)
Cuba 6.055 million kW (2013 est.)
Cyprus 1.658 million kW (2012 est.)
Czech Republic 20.21 million kW (2012 est.)
Denmark 14.05 million kW (2012 est.)
Djibouti 131,400 kW (2012 est.)
Dominica 33,200 kW (2012 est.)
Dominican Republic 3.702 million kW (2013 est.)
Ecuador 5.384 million kW (2012 est.)
Egypt 27 million kW (2013 est.)
El Salvador 1.507 million kW (2012 est.)
Equatorial Guinea 164,000 kW (2012 est.)
Eritrea 140,800 kW (2012 est.)
Estonia 3.138 million kW (2014 est.)
Ethiopia 2.47 million kW (2012 est.)
European Union 947 million kW (2012 est.)
Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) 10,000 kW (2012 est.)
Faroe Islands 108,100 kW (2012 est.)
Fiji 259,000 kW (2012 est.)
Finland 16.94 million kW (2012 est.)
France 129.3 million kW (2012 est.)
French Polynesia 224,000 kW (2012 est.)
Gabon 415,000 kW (2012 est.)
Gambia, The 62,000 kW (2012 est.)
Georgia 4.308 million kW (2012 est.)
Germany 177.1 million kW (2012 est.)
Ghana 2.847 million kW (2015 est.)
Gibraltar 43,000 kW (2012 est.)
Greece 22.3 million kW (2012 est.)
Greenland 106,000 kW (2012 est.)
Grenada 48,700 kW (2012 est.)
Guam 552,000 kW (2012 est.)
Guatemala 3.73 million kW (2015 est.)
Guinea-Bissau 26,000 kW (2012 est.)
Guinea 398,000 kW (2012 est.)
Guyana 376,500 kW (2012 est.)
Haiti 267,800 kW (2012 est.)
Honduras 1.877 million kW (2012 est.)
Hong Kong 10.67 million kW (2013 est.)
Hungary 9.289 million kW (2015 est.)
Iceland 2.658 million kW (2012 est.)
India 254.7 million kW (2012 est.)
Indonesia 47.75 million kW (2012 est.)
Iran 78.3 million kW (2012 est.)
Iraq 11.2 million kW (2013 est.)
Ireland 8.759 million kW (2012 est.)
Israel 16.25 million kW (2014 est.)
Italy 124.2 million kW (2012 est.)
Jamaica 917,500 kW (2012 est.)
Japan 293.3 million kW (2012 est.)
Jordan 3.193 million kW (2013 est.)
Kazakhstan 17.84 million kW (2012 est.)
Kenya 1.851 million kW (2012 est.)
Kiribati 5,000 kW (2012 est.)
Korea, North 7.243 million kW (2013 est.)
Korea, South 94.35 million kW (2012 est.)
Kosovo 1.589 million kW (2012 est.)
Kuwait 14.7 million kW (2012 est.)
Kyrgyzstan 3.766 million kW (2012 est.)
Laos 3.217 million kW (2013 est.)
Latvia 2.245 million kW (2012 est.)
Lebanon 2.26 million kW (2012 est.)
Lesotho 80,000 kW (2012 est.)
Liberia 23,000 kW (2012 est.)
Libya 7.121 million kW (2012 est.)
Lithuania 3.714 million kW (2012 est.)
Luxembourg 1.79 million kW (2012 est.)
Macau 472,000 kW (2013 est.)
Macedonia 2.011 million kW (2014 est.)
Madagascar m 544,200 kW (2012 est.)
Malawi 302,000 kW (2012 est.)
Malaysia 28.53 million kW (2012 est.)
Maldives 77,000 kW (2012 est.)
Mali 304,000 kW (2012 est.)
Malta 620,000 kW (2014 est.)
Mauritania 293,000 kW (2012 est.)
Mauritius 778,200 kW (2013 est.)
Mexico 62.29 million kW (2012 est.)
Micronesia, Federated States of 18,000 kW (2015 est.)
Moldova 439,900 kW
note: excludes Transnistria (2013 est.)
Mongolia 833,300 kW (2012 est.)
Montenegro 885,500 kW (2013 est.)
Montserrat 10,000 kW (2012 est.)
Morocco 6.763 million kW (2012 est.)
Mozambique 2.436 million kW (2012 est.)
Namibia 1.087 million kW (2013 est.)
Nauru 6,000 kW (2012 est.)
Nepal 763,000 kW (2012 est.)
Netherlands 29.85 million kW (2012 est.)
New Caledonia 499,200 kW (2012 est.)
New Zealand 9.521 million kW (2012 est.)
Nicaragua 1.331 million kW (2015 est.)
Nigeria 6.09 million kW (2012 est.)
Niger 134,000 kW (2012 est.)
Niue 1,000 kW (2012 est.)
Norway 33.7 million kW (2014 est.)
Oman 5.809 million kW (2012 est.)
Pakistan 24,380 kW (FY2014 est.)
Panama 2.396 million kW (2012 est.)
Papua New Guinea 700,000 kW (2012 est.)
Paraguay 8.816 million kW (2012 est.)
Peru 9.705 million kW (2012 est.)
Philippines 17.33 million kW (2013 est.)
Poland 35.22 million kW (2012 est.)
Portugal 19.62 million kW (2013 est.)
Puerto Rico 5.616 million kW (2012 est.)
Qatar 7.947 million kW (2012 est.)
Romania 24 million kW (2014 est.)
Russia 242.2 million kW (2013 est.)
Rwanda 99,000 kW (2012 est.)
Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha 5,000 kW (2012 est.)
Saint Kitts and Nevis 46,200 kW (2012 est.)
Saint Lucia 89,000 kW (2012 est.)
Saint Pierre and Miquelon 26,600 kW (2012 est.)
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 47,000 kW (2012 est.)
Samoa 42,000 kW (2012 est.)
Sao Tome and Principe 16,000 kW (2012 est.)
Saudi Arabia 53.62 million kW (2012 est.)
Senegal 623,000 kW (2012 est.)
Serbia 7.368 million kW (2014 est.)
Seychelles 89,000 kW (2012 est.)
Sierra Leone 81,000 kW (2012 est.)
Singapore 10.75 million kW (2012 est.)
Slovakia 8.076 million kW (2014 est.)
Slovenia 3.353 million kW (2012 est.)
Solomon Islands 36,000 kW (2012 est.)
Somalia 80,000 kW (2012 est.)
South Africa 44.15 million kW (2013 est.)
South Sudan 255,200 kW (2012 est.)
Spain 102.3 million kW (2014 est.)
Sri Lanka 3.373 million kW (2012 est.)
Sudan 2.083 million kW (2012 est.)
Suriname 412,000 kW (2012 est.)
Swaziland 149,000 kW (2012 est.)
Sweden 37.94 million kW (2012 est.)
Switzerland 20.31 million kW (2012 est.)
Syria 8.958 million kW (2012 est.)
Taiwan 48.48 million kW (2014 est.)
Tajikistan 4.476 million kW (2013 est.)
Tanzania 845,000 kW (2012 est.)
Thailand 53.85 million kW (2012 est.)
Timor-Leste NA kW (2012 est.)
Togo 83,000 kW (2012 est.)
Tonga 14,000 kW (2012 est.)
Trinidad and Tobago 2.104 million kW (2012 est.)
Tunisia 4.203 million kW (2012 est.)
Turkey 57.12 million kW (2012 est.)
Turkmenistan 4.275 million kW (2014 est.)
Turks and Caicos Islands 48,000 kW (2012 est.)
Tuvalu 5,100 kW (2011)
Uganda 711,400 kW (2014 est.)
Ukraine 55.19 million kW (2012 est.)
United Arab Emirates 27.23 million kW (2012 est.)
United Kingdom 84.99 million kW (31 December 2014 est.)
United States 1.063 billion kW (2012 est.)
Uruguay 2.87 million kW (2012 est.)
Uzbekistan 12.57 million kW (2012 est.)
Vanuatu 28,000 kW (2012 est.)
Venezuela 26.31 million kW (2012 est.)
Vietnam 24.54 million kW (2012 est.)
Virgin Islands 316,000 kW (2012 est.)
West Bank 140,000 kW
note: includes Gaza Strip (2012 est.)
Western Sahara 58,000 kW (2012 est.)
World 5.847 billion kW (2012 est.)
Yemen 1.535 million kW (2012 est.)
Zambia 1.888 million kW (2012 est.)
Zimbabwe 2.038 million kW (2012 est.)
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