Denmark Coal Usage/Consumption 1960-2021

Sources of electricity refer to the inputs used to generate electricity. Coal refers to all coal and brown coal, both primary (including hard coal and lignite-brown coal) and derived fuels (including patent fuel, coke oven coke, gas coke, coke oven gas, and blast furnace gas). Peat is also included in this category.
  • Denmark coal usage/consumption for 2015 was 24.54%, a 9.83% decline from 2014.
  • Denmark coal usage/consumption for 2014 was 34.38%, a 6.76% decline from 2013.
  • Denmark coal usage/consumption for 2013 was 41.14%, a 6.81% increase from 2012.
  • Denmark coal usage/consumption for 2012 was 34.33%, a 5.34% decline from 2011.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name % of Electricity from Coal
Poland 80.91%
Hong Kong 65.44%
Australia 62.87%
Czech Republic 53.06%
Israel 45.40%
Germany 44.26%
South Korea 43.08%
Greece 42.66%
Netherlands 38.65%
Chile 37.14%
United States 34.23%
Japan 33.15%
Slovenia 29.59%
Portugal 28.72%
Denmark 24.54%
United Kingdom 22.81%
Croatia 20.56%
Hungary 19.47%
Spain 18.96%
Ireland 17.35%
Italy 16.12%
Slovak Republic 12.51%
Canada 9.84%
Finland 8.30%
Austria 8.23%
Panama 6.92%
Belgium 6.11%
Estonia 5.33%
New Zealand 4.25%
France 2.16%
Argentina 2.03%
Singapore 1.20%
Sweden 0.67%
Norway 0.10%
Lithuania 0.00%
Oman 0.00%
Brunei 0.00%
Kuwait 0.00%
Bahrain 0.00%
Saudi Arabia 0.00%
Gibraltar 0.00%
Qatar 0.00%
Cyprus 0.00%
Malta 0.00%
Uruguay 0.00%
Iceland 0.00%
Latvia 0.00%
Trinidad and Tobago 0.00%
UAE 0.00%
Switzerland 0.00%
Luxembourg 0.00%
Denmark Coal Usage/Consumption - Historical Data
Year % of Electricity from Coal Annual Change
2015 24.54% -9.83%
2014 34.38% -6.76%
2013 41.14% 6.81%
2012 34.33% -5.34%
2011 39.67% -4.09%
2010 43.76% -4.85%
2009 48.61% 0.92%
2008 47.69% -2.90%
2007 50.59% -3.27%
2006 53.86% 11.20%
2005 42.66% -3.52%
2004 46.18% -8.61%
2003 54.79% 8.32%
2002 46.47% -0.76%
2001 47.23% 0.98%
2000 46.25% -5.35%
1999 51.60% -5.94%
1998 57.53% -7.36%
1997 64.89% -9.14%
1996 74.03% -0.40%
1995 74.42% -7.62%
1994 82.04% -4.28%
1993 86.32% -1.38%
1992 87.70% -3.82%
1991 91.52% 0.85%
1990 90.67% 1.58%
1989 89.09% -2.00%
1988 91.09% -2.74%
1987 93.83% 1.31%
1986 92.52% -1.05%
1985 93.56% -2.27%
1984 95.83% 0.85%
1983 94.98% 3.53%
1982 91.45% 5.46%
1981 85.99% 4.15%
1980 81.84% 18.72%
1979 63.12% 7.73%
1978 55.39% 7.38%
1977 48.01% 1.54%
1976 46.48% 11.53%
1975 34.95% 4.10%
1974 30.85% -4.95%
1973 35.80% 17.05%
1972 18.75% 0.16%
1971 18.59% -12.61%
1970 31.21% -7.57%
1969 38.78% -15.95%
1968 54.73% -6.71%
1967 61.44% 10.03%
1966 51.41% -12.56%
1965 63.97% -0.86%
1964 64.84% -3.32%
1963 68.16% -4.14%
1962 72.30% 2.44%
1961 69.86% -1.76%
1960 71.62% -1.76%