North America Coal Usage/Consumption 1960-2024

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.
  • North America coal usage/consumption for 2022 was 0.00%, a 0% increase from 2021.
  • North America coal usage/consumption for 2021 was 0.00%, a 0% increase from 2020.
  • North America coal usage/consumption for 2020 was 0.00%, a 0% increase from 2019.
  • North America coal usage/consumption for 2019 was 0.00%, a 0% increase from 2018.
Data Source: World Bank

MLA Citation:
Similar Country Ranking
Country Name % of Electricity from Coal
South Asia 0.00%
OECD members 0.00%
North America 0.00%
Latin America & Caribbean 0.00%
European Union 0.00%
Euro Area 0.00%
East Asia & Pacific 0.00%
World 0.00%
Sub-Saharan Africa 0.00%
North America Coal Usage/Consumption - Historical Data
Year % of Electricity from Coal Annual Change
2022 0.00% 0.00%
2021 0.00% 0.00%
2020 0.00% 0.00%
2019 0.00% 0.00%
2018 0.00% 0.00%
2017 0.00% 0.00%
2016 0.00% -30.93%
2015 30.93% -4.73%
2014 35.66% -0.23%
2013 35.88% 1.09%
2012 34.79% -4.50%
2011 39.29% -2.52%
2010 41.81% 0.54%
2009 41.27% -3.47%
2008 44.74% -0.06%
2007 44.80% -0.64%
2006 45.44% -0.66%
2005 46.10% -0.05%
2004 46.15% -1.12%
2003 47.27% 0.66%
2002 46.61% -0.80%
2001 47.40% -1.10%
2000 48.50% 0.75%
1999 47.75% -0.64%
1998 48.38% -0.48%
1997 48.87% 1.18%
1996 47.69% 1.08%
1995 46.60% -0.78%
1994 47.38% -0.86%
1993 48.24% -0.05%
1992 48.29% 0.46%
1991 47.83% -0.51%
1990 48.34% -0.84%
1989 49.18% -2.54%
1988 51.72% 0.37%
1987 51.35% 1.35%
1986 50.00% -1.26%
1985 51.26% 0.59%
1984 50.67% 0.92%
1983 49.75% 1.10%
1982 48.64% 0.88%
1981 47.76% 1.26%
1980 46.50% 3.20%
1979 43.30% 3.10%
1978 40.19% -1.98%
1977 42.18% -0.01%
1976 42.18% 1.68%
1975 40.51% 0.38%
1974 40.13% -2.01%
1973 42.13% 0.80%
1972 41.34% -0.44%
1971 41.78% -1.34%
1970 43.12% -2.41%
1969 45.53% -2.31%
1968 47.84% -0.06%
1967 47.91% -1.27%
1966 49.18% -0.64%
1965 49.82% 0.73%
1964 49.09% -0.35%
1963 49.44% 1.58%
1962 47.85% 0.13%
1961 47.72% 0.22%
1960 47.50% 0.22%