Global share of coal power generation by select country 2019

In 2019, of the total electricity generated from coal sources worldwide, China accounted for 50 percent of this production, and was the world's leading country in this context. India and the United States were ranked second and third, respectively, yet with significantly smaller shares.

Distribution of coal power generation worldwide in 2019, by select country

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Release date

March 2020

Region

Worldwide

Survey time period

2019

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