2017 Chad Key Figures
Population: 14.9 million
GDP growth rate: -3.0 %/year
Energy independence: 100%
Total consumption/GDP:* 83.6 (2015=100)
CO2 Emissions: 0.02 tCO2/capita
Rate of T&D power losses: 12.2%
* at purchasing power parity
Chad Related News
Interested in a daily & world selection of energy articles? More information on Key Energy Intelligence
Chad Related Research

Total Energy consumption

The energy consumption per capita is around 0.14 toe and 13 kWh for electricity (2017).

Total energy consumption is increasing regularly, but at a slow pace (+1.6%/year since 2000).

Traditional energies account for almost all of the energy consumed (94% in 2017). Oil only represents 6% of the country's total energy consumption.


Chad energy report

 Total energy consumption

Crude oil production

Oil production fell by a factor of nearly 2 between 2005 (8.7 Mt) and 2014 (4.4 Mt). It has been increasing slightly since then to 5.2 Mt in 2017. That decrease was due to technical difficulties and upwelling which led to the cessation of production on several fields. Production started in 2003.

The country has 7 oil basins, but the Doba basin is the most important and the most ...

EMEA Refineries Dataset

 Crude oil production
Secured payment by Banque Populaire des Alpes VISA MASTERCARD