Global generation of electricity generation 1990-2016

This statistic represents worldwide electricity generation between 1990 and 2016. In 2016, approximately 25 petawatt hours of electricity were generated around the world.
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Electricity generation worldwide from 1990 to 2016
(in terawatt hours)
Electricity generation in terawatt hours
201625,082
201524,372
201423,923
201323,457
201222,767
201122,265
201021,571
200920,218
200820,301
200719,921
200619,092
200518,381
200015,522
199513,333
199011,901
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