World Energy Balances (2018 edition )

New!! 2018 final edition just released!

Expires 15 April 2019

This data service contains energy balances for over 150 countries and regions.

New!! (August 2018):
 The 2018 final edition of this online data service has just been released.

The World Energy Balances online data service contains energy balances for over 150 countries and regions. The figures are expressed in thousand tonnes of oil equivalent (ktoe) and in terajoules. Conversion factors used to calculate energy balances and indicators such as GDP and population are also provided.  Definitions of products and flows, explanatory notes on the individual country data, indicators (including GDP, population, industrial production index and ratios calculated with the energy data) and net calorific values are also included. In general, the data are available from 1971 (1960 for OECD countries).

The April 2018 preliminary edition includes full updated data up to 2016 for OECD countries, and estimates for 2017 for non-OECD countries. 

The World 2018 final edition includes annual data for 178 countries and regional aggregates for 1960-2016 for OECD countries and regions; and 1971-2016 for non-OECD countries and regions; world); and provisional energy supply data for 2017.

Expanded Product Description - World (published August 2018)

This service is updated twice a year. In April a preliminary edition containing OECD data only is published with the final edition released early August, augmented with data for more than 110 non-OECD countries.


This third edition of this new service is sold at a special reduced price - almost 30% less than the combined cost of the 2 former data services it replaces (i.e. Energy Balances of OECD Countries and Energy Balances of Non-OECD Countries).   


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