Congo

2018 Congo Key Figures
Population: 5.40 million
GDP growth rate: 0.81 %/year
Energy independence: 100%
Total consumption/GDP:* 185 (2015=100)
CO2 Emissions: 0.53 tCO2/capita
Rate of T&D power losses: 37.1%
* at purchasing power parity
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Total Energy consumption

Energy consumption per inhabitant is 0.6 toe (0.2 toe without biomass), including 290 kWh of electricity (2018).

Graph: CONSUMPTION TRENDS BY ENERGY SOURCE (Mtoe)

Graph: TOTAL CONSUMPTION MARKET SHARE BY ENERGY (2018, %)

Total consumption increased by 9%/year on average between 2000 and 2010, and then at double that rate until 2013. The growth has been more ...

Congo energy report

 Total energy consumption

Crude oil production

Oil production increased by 25% in 2018 thanks to several new fields (Moho Nord deep offshore, Lianzi and Nené Marine). Production had previously been decreasing between 2010 and 2016, following a rapid increase between 2007 and 2010 (+40%) with the start of several fields: the first deep offshore field, Moho Bilondo, in 2008 (90 000 bbl/d), the Awa-Paloukou and Ikalou-Ikalou fields (peak ...

EMEA Refineries Dataset

 Crude oil production

CO2 fuel combustion/CO2 emissions

CO2 emissions from fuel combustion increased strongly between 2002 and 2015, by 15%/year on average, and have decreased since then due to fuel shortages, reaching around 2.9 Mt in 2018. Emissions are mainly from industry (51%), followed by transport (47%), and households, tertiary, agriculture (2%).

Graph: CO2-ENERGY EMISSIONS (MtCO2)

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