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

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Country Name % of Electricity from Coal
Jordan 0.00%
North Macedonia 0.00%
Romania 0.00%
Tuvalu 0.00%
Azerbaijan 0.00%
Colombia 0.00%
Gabon 0.00%
Marshall Islands 0.00%
Paraguay 0.00%
Turkey 0.00%
American Samoa 0.00%
China 0.00%
Fiji 0.00%
Jamaica 0.00%
Mexico 0.00%
Peru 0.00%
Tonga 0.00%
Armenia 0.00%
Botswana 0.00%
Ecuador 0.00%
Iraq 0.00%
Maldives 0.00%
Nauru 0.00%
Turkmenistan 0.00%
Albania 0.00%
Brazil 0.00%
Algeria 0.00%
Iran 0.00%
St. Lucia 0.00%
Namibia 0.00%
Thailand 0.00%
South Africa 0.00%
Belize 0.00%
Dominican Republic 0.00%
Guyana 0.00%
Libya 0.00%
Malaysia 0.00%
Suriname 0.00%
Samoa 0.00%
Belarus 0.00%
Dominica 0.00%
Guatemala 0.00%
Lebanon 0.00%
Mauritius 0.00%
Serbia 0.00%
Venezuela 0.00%
Bosnia 0.00%
Cuba 0.00%
Grenada 0.00%
Kazakhstan 0.00%
Montenegro 0.00%
Russia 0.00%
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 0.00%
Bulgaria 0.00%
Costa Rica 0.00%
Equatorial Guinea 0.00%
South Africa 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% -92.71%
2015 92.71% -0.39%
2014 93.10% -0.64%
2013 93.74% -0.89%
2012 94.63% 0.83%
2011 93.80% -0.46%
2010 94.26% 0.16%
2009 94.10% -0.17%
2008 94.27% -0.50%
2007 94.77% 0.06%
2006 94.71% 0.07%
2005 94.64% 0.69%
2004 93.94% -0.16%
2003 94.10% 0.80%
2002 93.30% -0.45%
2001 93.75% 0.68%
2000 93.06% -0.07%
1999 93.13% 0.74%
1998 92.40% -0.44%
1997 92.84% -0.57%
1996 93.41% 0.00%
1995 93.41% -0.45%
1994 93.86% -1.87%
1993 95.73% 1.75%
1992 93.98% 0.66%
1991 93.32% -0.96%
1990 94.28% 2.82%
1989 91.46% 0.21%
1988 91.26% -3.55%
1987 94.80% 1.95%
1986 92.85% -2.92%
1985 95.77% -0.88%
1984 96.65% -2.83%
1983 99.47% 0.35%
1982 99.13% 0.61%
1981 98.52% -0.44%
1980 98.96% 0.26%
1979 98.71% 0.98%
1978 97.73% 0.16%
1977 97.56% -0.04%
1976 97.60% -0.91%
1975 98.50% 0.13%
1974 98.37% -0.10%
1973 98.47% -0.13%
1972 98.60% -1.20%
1971 99.80% 99.80%
1970 0.00% 0.00%
1969 0.00% 0.00%
1968 0.00% 0.00%
1967 0.00% 0.00%
1966 0.00% 0.00%
1965 0.00% 0.00%
1964 0.00% 0.00%
1963 0.00% 0.00%
1962 0.00% 0.00%
1961 0.00% 0.00%
1960 0.00% 0.00%