World Energy Balances

2019 edition - expires 15 April 2020

New!! February 2020: Early 2020 release

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

New!! February 2020: Early 2020 release

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 World 2019 final edition includes annual data for 183 countries and regional aggregates for 1960-2017 for OECD countries and regions; and 1971-2017 for non-OECD countries and regions; world); and provisional energy supply data for 2018.

Expanded Product Description - World (published August 2019)

FEBRUARY 2020 edition

In an effort to provide users with more timely information, with the February 2020 edition of the World Energy Balances database the IEA is releasing balances for those selected economies of the OECD and beyond for which data up to 2018 have been already received and validated.

The February 2020 edition includes full updated data up to 2018 for selected OECD and non-OECD countries.

Expanded Product Description – selected OECD and non-OECD countries (published February 2020)


From now on this service will be updated three times a year - in February with early data, in April and in early August with the final edition.


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