Nuclear Share of Electricity Generation in 2016

Nuclear Share of Electricity Generation

FRANCE: 72.3% SLOVAKIA: 54.1% UKRAINE: 52.3% BELGIUM: 51.7% HUNGARY: 51.3% SWEDEN: 40% SLOVENIA: 35.2% BULGARIA: 35% SWITZERLAND: 34.4% FINLAND: 33.7% ARMENIA: 31.4% KOREA, REPUBLIC OF: 30.3% CZECH REPUBLIC: 29.4% SPAIN: 21.4% UNITED KINGDOM: 20.4% UNITED STATES OF AMERICA: 19.7% ROMANIA: 17.1% RUSSIA: 17.1% CANADA: 15.6% GERMANY: 13.1% SOUTH AFRICA: 6.6% MEXICO: 6.2% ARGENTINA: 5.6% PAKISTAN: 4.4% CHINA: 3.6% INDIA: 3.4% NETHERLANDS: 3.4% BRAZIL: 2.9% JAPAN: 2.2% IRAN, ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF: 2.1%

Country Number of Operated Reactors Total Net Electrical Capacity
[MW]
Nuclear Electricity Supplied
[GW.h]
Nuclear Share
[%]
FRANCE 58 63130 386452.88 72.3
SLOVAKIA 4 1814 13733.35 54.1
UKRAINE 15 13107 76077.79 52.3
BELGIUM 7 5913 41430.45 51.7
HUNGARY 4 1889 15183.01 51.3
SWEDEN 10 9740 60647.40 40.0
SLOVENIA 1 688 5431.27 35.2
BULGARIA 2 1926 15083.45 35.0
SWITZERLAND 5 3333 20303.12 34.4
FINLAND 4 2764 22280.10 33.7
ARMENIA 1 375 2194.85 31.4
KOREA, REPUBLIC OF 25 23077 154306.65 30.3
CZECH REPUBLIC 6 3930 22729.87 29.4
SPAIN 7 7121 56102.44 21.4
UNITED KINGDOM 15 8918 65148.98 20.4
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA 100 100351 804872.94 19.7
ROMANIA 2 1300 10388.20 17.1
RUSSIA 36 26496 184054.09 17.1
CANADA 19 13554 95650.19 15.6
GERMANY 8 10799 80069.61 13.1
SOUTH AFRICA 2 1860 15209.47 6.6
MEXICO 2 1552 10272.29 6.2
ARGENTINA 3 1632 7677.36 5.6
PAKISTAN 4 1005 5438.90 4.4
CHINA 36 31384 197829.04 3.6
INDIA 22 6240 35006.83 3.4
NETHERLANDS 1 482 3749.81 3.4
BRAZIL 2 1884 14970.46 2.9
JAPAN 43 40290 17537.14 2.2
IRAN, ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF 1 915 5923.97 2.1
Total 451 392521 2476217.00 NA

The following information is included in the totals:

TAIWAN, CHINA 6 5052 30461.09 13.7


Above data are from the PRIS database. Last update on 2017-06-23

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