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Country

 Population  Annual
Elec Energy
 Consumption 

Annual
Energy Used 
per Capita

Latitude
  (million) (billion kWh) (kWh)    
  July 1999 est 1996    
Eritrea 3.98 n/a n/a   15.0 N
Chad 7.56 0.09 12   15.0 N
Burkina Faso 11.58 0.22 19   13.0 N
Rwanda 8.15 0.18 22   2.0 S
Ethiopia 59.68 1.32 22   8.0 N
Burundi 5.74 0.15 26   3.3 S
Mali 10.43 0.29 28   17.0 N
Central African Republic 3.44 0.10 29   7.0 N
Uganda 22.8 0.68 30   1.0 N
Guinea-Bissau 1.23 0.04 32   12.0 N
Somalia 7.14 0.26 36   10.0 N
Niger 9.96 0.37 37   16.0 N
Sudan 23.48 1.32 38   15.0 N
Benin 6.31 0.25 40   9.5 N
Madagascar 14.87 0.60 40   20.0 S
Sierra Leone 5.30 0.23 43   8.5 N
Gambia, The 1.34 0.07 52   13.5 N
Mozambique 19.12 1.11 58   18.3 S
Mauritania 2.58 0.15 58   20.0 N
Tanzania 31.27 1.82 58   6.0 S
Guinea 7.54 0.53 70   11.0 N
Senegal 10.05 0.73 73   14.0 N
Malawi 10.00 0.80 80   13.5 S
Togo 5.08 0.41 80   8.0 N
Cote D'ivoire 15.82 1.88 119   8.0 N
Nigeria 113.83 13.74 121   10.0 N
Congo, Democratic Republic of the 50.48 6.27 124   0.0 N
Kenya 28.81 3.99 138   1.0 N
Lesotho 2.13 0.34 157   29.5 S
Liberia 2.92 0.48 164   6.5 N
Angola 11.18 1.86 166   12.5 S
Cameroon 15.46 2.73 177   6.0 N
Congo, Republic of 2.72 0.55 204   1.0 S
Ghana 18.89 5.88 311   8.0 N
Western Sahara 0.24 0.09 355   24.5 N
Djibouti 0.45 0.18 391   11.5 N
Morocco 29.66 12.52 422   32.0 N
Algeria 31.13 18.13 582   28.0 N
Zambia 9.66 6.39 662   15.0 S
Namibia 1.65 1.11 673   22.0 S
Egypt 67.27 46.00 684   27.0 N
Gabon 1.23 0.93 759   1.0 S
Zimbabwe 11.16 10.76 964   20.0 S
Swaziland 0.99 0.99 1000   26.5 S
Botswana 1.46 1.68 1140   22.0 S
Libya 4.99 17.00 3410   25.0 N
South Africa 43.43  181.40 4180   29.0 S
             
TOTAL   761.21   346.57        

Energy Use on the African Continent

Source: CIA World Fact Book: Country Listings


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