2015 Ukraine Key Figures
Population: 45.2 million
GDP growth rate: -9.9 %/year
Energy independence: 69.2%
Total consumption/GDP:* 69.4 (2005=100)
CO2 Emissions: 4.33 tCO2/capita
Rate of T&D power losses: 12.3%
* at purchasing power parity
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Total Energy consumption

Ukraine's primary energy consumption per capita used to be rather high (4.7 toe/cap in 1992), but dropped sharply in the mid-nineties and since 2010 to only 2.0 toe/cap in 2015.

Electricity consumption per capacity is around 2 800 kWh (-13% in 2015), which is 35% below the CIS countries...

Ukraine energy report

 Total energy consumption

Crude oil production

Ukraine produces a small and decreasing amount of crude oil (around 2.6 Mt in 2015, -10%).

Ukraine relies heavily on imports for oil products, as it only produces 7% of its needs. Although, Ukraine has a refining capacity of 880 000 bbl/d, four of its six refineries are mothballed:...

EMEA Refineries Dataset

 Crude oil production

Oil products consumption

Oil product consumption has been falling since 2004 (by 2.2%/year, on average), including a 9% fall in 2014 and another 6% drop in 2015.


The share of...

EMEA Refineries Dataset

 Refined oil products production

Natural gas consumption

Natural gas consumption has been declining rapidly since 2005 (by an average of 8%/year), including a 15% drop in 2014 and a 21% fall in 2015 mainly due to dramatic price hikes.



EMEA LNG Trade Dataset

 Natural gas domestic consumption

Coal consumption

Coal consumption dropped by 14% in 2014 and by 18% in 2015, mainly due to the ongoing civil war in the country.


Coal is mainly used in power plants (61...

 Coal and lignite domestic consumption

Power consumption

Electricity consumption increased by an average of 2%/year between 2002 and 2011. Since then, electricity consumption has decreased by 17%, including a 13% fall in 2015, to 126 TWh. This trend is mainly due to the low economic activity and the sharp electricity price hikes.


Renewable in % electricity production

The State Agency for Energy Efficiency and Energy Conservation (SAEE) is also in charge of implementing the policy on renewable energy sources and alternative fuels.

Ukraine approved its National Renewable Energy Action Plan (NREAP) in 2014. The NREAP...

 Share of renewables in electricity production (incl hydro)
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