Global electricity

Statistics report on the electricity market worldwide

Global electricity

This publication provides statistics and figures on the electricity industry worldwide. It looks into electricity generated by both fossil fuels and nuclear energy, as well as renewables. An overview of electricity prices and relevant companies is also provided.

Table of contents


  • Basic Statistic Global installed electricity capacity 2021, by source
  • Basic Statistic Global electricity production 1990-2022
  • Premium Statistic Global electricity mix 2022, by energy source
  • Premium Statistic Percent change in global electricity generation 2022, by source
  • Basic Statistic Global electricity consumption 1980-2022
  • Basic Statistic Global electricity consumption 2021, by country
  • Basic Statistic Countries with the lowest access rate to electricity 2021

Fossil fuels and nuclear

  • Premium Statistic Global coal power generation by country 2021
  • Premium Statistic Global gas power generation by country 2021
  • Basic Statistic Global capacity of proposed coal power plants by status 2014-2021
  • Basic Statistic Global gas power capacity in development by country 2022
  • Premium Statistic Global nuclear power production 1985-2022
  • Basic Statistic Nuclear share of domestic electricity generation 2022, by select country


  • Premium Statistic Hydropower and renewable energy capacity worldwide 2008-2021
  • Basic Statistic Renewable energy capacity 2022 by country
  • Premium Statistic Largest hydropower producing countries 2021
  • Premium Statistic Wind energy capacity worldwide 1998-2022
  • Premium Statistic Total global solar PV capacity forecast 2015-2027

Electricity prices

  • Basic Statistic Global household electricity prices 2023, by select country
  • Basic Statistic Household electricity prices worldwide 2021, by country and component
  • Basic Statistic Global industry electricity prices in select countries 2021, by component
  • Premium Statistic Global renewable electricity generation price 2022, by source


  • Premium Statistic Leading global electric utilities based on sales 2023
  • Premium Statistic EDF Group's revenue 2007-2022
  • Premium Statistic Enel SpA's revenue 2010-2022
  • Basic Statistic E.ON's sales revenue 2004-2022
  • Premium Statistic ENGIE's revenue 2013-2022
  • Premium Statistic Revenue of KEPCO 2014-2022
  • Premium Statistic Leading renewable energy companies worldwide 2022, by revenue

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