Benin Fossil Fuel Consumption 1971-2021

Fossil fuel comprises coal, oil, petroleum, and natural gas products.
  • Benin fossil fuel consumption for 2014 was 36.72%, a 0.25% increase from 2013.
  • Benin fossil fuel consumption for 2013 was 36.48%, a 0.3% increase from 2012.
  • Benin fossil fuel consumption for 2012 was 36.17%, a 3.26% decline from 2011.
  • Benin fossil fuel consumption for 2011 was 39.43%, a 2.12% decline from 2010.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name % of Total Energy Use
Syrian Arab Republic 97.79%
South Sudan 72.22%
North Korea 62.05%
Senegal 53.91%
Tajikistan 45.98%
Benin 36.72%
Niger 24.06%
Eritrea 23.13%
Haiti 22.02%
Togo 17.80%
Nepal 15.48%
Tanzania 14.38%
Mozambique 12.62%
Ethiopia 6.57%
Congo, Dem. Rep. 5.36%
Benin Fossil Fuel Consumption - Historical Data
Year % of Total Energy Use Annual Change
2014 36.72% 0.25%
2013 36.48% 0.30%
2012 36.17% -3.26%
2011 39.43% -2.12%
2010 41.55% 1.75%
2009 39.80% 0.73%
2008 39.08% -0.59%
2007 39.67% 3.34%
2006 36.33% 5.28%
2005 31.05% -1.77%
2004 32.82% 0.75%
2003 32.08% 2.43%
2002 29.65% 2.18%
2001 27.47% 1.98%
2000 25.49% 4.48%
1999 21.01% 3.68%
1998 17.33% 0.01%
1997 17.32% 3.99%
1996 13.33% 9.55%
1995 3.78% -0.08%
1994 3.87% 0.03%
1993 3.84% -0.10%
1992 3.93% 0.08%
1991 3.85% -0.98%
1990 4.84% -0.62%
1989 5.46% -1.82%
1988 7.28% -0.24%
1987 7.52% -1.19%
1986 8.72% -1.44%
1985 10.15% 1.67%
1984 8.49% 0.20%
1983 8.28% -0.25%
1982 8.54% 1.25%
1981 7.29% -2.41%
1980 9.70% -0.03%
1979 9.73% -0.09%
1978 9.82% 0.89%
1977 8.93% 1.23%
1976 7.70% -4.61%
1975 12.31% 0.73%
1974 11.58% 0.13%
1973 11.45% 0.03%
1972 11.42% 2.38%
1971 9.04% 2.38%