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Republic of Korea - Total primary energy consumption

13.01 (quadrillion Btu) in 2016

In 2016, primary energy consumption for Republic of Korea was 13.01 quadrillion btu. Primary energy consumption of Republic of Korea increased from 7.51 quadrillion btu in 1997 to 13.01 quadrillion btu in 2016 growing at an average annual rate of 2.99%.

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What is primary energy consumption?

The Energy Information Administration includes the following in U.S. Primary Energy Consumption: coal consumption; coal coke net imports; petroleum consumption (petroleum products supplied, including natural gas plant liquids and crude oil burned as fuel); dry natural gas excluding supplemental gaseous fuels consumption; nuclear electricity net generation (converted to Btu using the nuclear plants heat rate); conventional hydroelectricity net generation (converted to Btu using the fossil-fueled plants heat rate); geothermal electricity net generation (converted to Btu using the geothermal plants heat rate), and geothermal heat pump energy and geothermal direct use energy; solar thermal and photovoltaic electricity net generation (converted to Btu using the fossil-fueled plants heat rate), and solar thermal direct use energy; wind electricity net generation (converted to Btu using the fossil-fueled plants heat rate); wood and wood-derived fuels consumption; biomass waste consumption; fuel ethanol and biodiesel consumption; losses and co-products from the production of fuel ethanol and biodiesel; and electricity net imports (converted to Btu using the electricity heat content of 3,412 Btu per kilowatthour).

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What is Republic of Korea primary energy consumption?

Date Value Change, %
2016 13.01 4.66 %
2015 12.43 2.66 %
2014 12.10 1.27 %
2013 11.95 0.50 %
2012 11.89 1.74 %
2011 11.69 4.06 %
2010 11.23 8.11 %
2009 10.39 0.97 %
2008 10.29 1.45 %
2007 10.15 4.27 %
2006 9.73 2.17 %
2005 9.52

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