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Saudi Arabia - Total primary energy consumption

10.83 (quadrillion Btu) in 2016

In 2016, primary energy consumption for Saudi Arabia was 10.83 quadrillion btu. Between 1997 and 2016, primary energy consumption of Saudi Arabia grew substantially from 4.36 to 10.83 quadrillion btu rising at an increasing annual rate that reached a maximum of 9.72 % in 2010 and then decreased to -0.60 % in 2016.

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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 Saudi Arabia primary energy consumption?

Date Value Change, %
2016 10.83 -0.60 %
2015 10.90 5.25 %
2014 10.36 6.15 %
2013 9.76 -0.06 %
2012 9.76 6.67 %
2011 9.15 3.92 %
2010 8.81 9.72 %
2009 8.03 4.17 %
2008 7.70 7.59 %
2007 7.16 3.17 %
2006 6.94 4.10 %
2005 6.67

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