China Coal Consumption

1965 - 2018 | Yearly | TOE mn | BP PLC

China Coal Consumption was reported at 1,906.725 TOE mn in Dec 2018. This records an increase from the previous number of 1,890.426 TOE mn for Dec 2017. China Coal Consumption data is updated yearly, averaging 565.990 TOE mn from Dec 1965 to Dec 2018, with 54 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 1,969.073 TOE mn in 2013 and a record low of 107.990 TOE mn in 1968. China Coal Consumption data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by BP PLC. The data is categorized under World Trend Plus’s Association: Metal and Mining Sector – Table WB.BP.CONS: Coal Consumption (Discontinued).

View China's Coal Consumption from 1965 to 2018 in the chart:

China Coal Consumption

What was China's Coal Consumption in 2018?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
1,906.725 2018 1,890.426 2017 107.990 1968 1,969.073 2013 TOE mn yearly 1965 - 2018

Coal Consumption by Country Comparison

Buy Selected Data

Includes Coal Consumption on 61 economies standardised by CEIC. Instant access to full history data in excel.
country/region Last Frequency Range
Algeria (TOE mn) 0.182 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
Argentina (TOE mn) 1.217 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
Australia (TOE mn) 44.276 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
Austria (TOE mn) 2.856 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
Azerbaijan (TOE mn) 0.001 2018 yearly 1985 - 2018
Bangladesh (TOE mn) 2.132 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
Belarus (TOE mn) 0.957 2018 yearly 1985 - 2018
Belgium (TOE mn) 3.277 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
Brazil (TOE mn) 15.912 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
Bulgaria (TOE mn) 5.487 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
Canada (TOE mn) 14.421 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
Chile (TOE mn) 7.683 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
China (TOE mn) 1,906.725 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
Colombia (TOE mn) 5.874 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
Czech Republic (TOE mn) 15.749 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
Denmark (TOE mn) 1.598 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
Egypt (TOE mn) 2.780 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
Finland (TOE mn) 4.271 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
France (TOE mn) 8.382 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
Germany (TOE mn) 66.399 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
Greece (TOE mn) 4.660 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
Hong Kong SAR, China (TOE mn) 6.274 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
Hungary (TOE mn) 2.189 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
India (TOE mn) 452.221 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
Indonesia (TOE mn) 61.558 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
Iran (TOE mn) 1.490 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
Ireland (TOE mn) 1.438 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
Israel (TOE mn) 4.677 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
Italy (TOE mn) 8.878 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
Japan (TOE mn) 117.473 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
Kazakhstan (TOE mn) 40.803 2018 yearly 1985 - 2018
South Korea (TOE mn) 88.210 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
Lithuania (TOE mn) 0.213 2018 yearly 1985 - 2018
Malaysia (TOE mn) 21.122 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
Mexico (TOE mn) 11.903 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
Netherlands (TOE mn) 8.185 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
New Zealand (TOE mn) 1.266 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
Norway (TOE mn) 0.845 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
Pakistan (TOE mn) 11.595 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
Peru (TOE mn) 0.941 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
Philippines (TOE mn) 16.278 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
Poland (TOE mn) 50.503 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
Portugal (TOE mn) 2.723 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
Romania (TOE mn) 5.310 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
Russia (TOE mn) 88.032 2018 yearly 1985 - 2018
Singapore (TOE mn) 0.913 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
Slovakia (TOE mn) 3.480 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
South Africa (TOE mn) 85.982 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
Spain (TOE mn) 11.119 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
Sweden (TOE mn) 1.968 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
Switzerland (TOE mn) 0.110 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
Taiwan (TOE mn) 39.299 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
Thailand (TOE mn) 18.503 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
Turkey (TOE mn) 42.309 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
Turkmenistan (TOE mn) 0.000 2018 yearly 1985 - 2018
Ukraine (TOE mn) 26.208 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
United Kingdom (TOE mn) 7.556 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
United States (TOE mn) 317.010 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
Uzbekistan (TOE mn) 3.088 2018 yearly 1985 - 2018
Venezuela (TOE mn) 0.101 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018
Vietnam (TOE mn) 34.279 2018 yearly 1965 - 2018

Accurate Macro & Micro Economic Data You Can Trust

Explore the most complete set of 6.6 million time series covering more than 200 economies, 20 industries and 18 macroeconomic sectors.

Learn more about what we do

China Key Series

Buy Selected Data

Includes 302 key indicators for China, curated by CEIC analysts. Instant access to full history data in excel.
Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -6.5 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 1995 - Dec 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -372,149.924 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1995 - Dec 2020
Tax Revenue (USD mn) 154,190.816 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1995 - Dec 2020
Tax Revenue: % of GDP (%) 12.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1995 - Dec 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 3,201,532.6 2020 yearly 2005 - 2020
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 20.6 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2014 - Dec 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (RMB bn) 50,816.686 2025 yearly 1982 - 2025
Forecast: Government Net Debt (RMB bn) 119,832.398 2025 yearly 1995 - 2025
Forecast: Government Revenue (RMB bn) 38,329.759 2025 yearly 1982 - 2025
Foreign Debts: Qtr: Total (USD mn) 2,294,400.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 2003 - Sep 2020
Foreign Debts: Qtr: Long Term (USD mn) 998,800.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 2003 - Sep 2020
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 3.829 2025 yearly 1998 - 2025
Trade Balance (USD mn) 78,173.8 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1981 - Dec 2020
Total Exports (USD mn) 281,927.7 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1992 - Dec 2020
Total Exports Growth (%) 13.5 Dec 2020 monthly May 2009 - Dec 2020
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 15,108,257.682 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 4,514,212.640 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 12,938,349.412 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Imports (USD mn) 203,754.0 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1992 - Dec 2020
Total Imports Growth (%) 2.4 Dec 2020 monthly May 2009 - Dec 2020
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 19,278,814.189 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 9,841,940.844 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 46,502.736 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1981 - Dec 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 12,455.657 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1981 - Oct 2020
CN: Exports: fob: Emerging and Developing Economies: Emerging and Developing Asi... (USD mn) 10,940.848 Sep 2020 monthly Feb 1990 - Sep 2020
Trade Index: Export: Value (Prev Year=100) 107.600 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 2005 - Oct 2020
Trade Index: Export: Quantum (Prev Year=100) 110.000 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 2005 - Oct 2020
Trade Index: Export: Unit Value (Prev Year=100) 97.800 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 2005 - Oct 2020
Trade Index: Import: Value (Prev Year=100) 100.900 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 2005 - Oct 2020
Trade Index: Import: Quantum (Prev Year=100) 105.800 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 2005 - Oct 2020
Trade Index: Import: Unit Value (Prev Year=100) 95.400 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 2005 - Oct 2020
Imports: Computed Tomography Apparatus (USD th) 92,098.563 Mar 2018 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2018
Imports: Other, Apparatus Based on the Use of X-rays for Medical (USD th) 66,760.689 Mar 2018 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2018
Exports: Massage Apparatus (USD th) 172,419.213 Mar 2018 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2018
Imports: Other Needles, Catheters, Cannulae and the Like (USD th) 152,633.684 Mar 2018 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2018
Exports: Other Needles, Catheters, Cannulae and the Like (USD th) 96,906.178 Mar 2018 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2018
Exports: Adhesive Plasters (USD th) 45,585.795 Mar 2018 monthly Jan 2003 - Mar 2018
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 29,400.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2020
Current Account Balance (USD mn) 130,200.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2020
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) 2.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2020
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 86,700.0 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 1.9 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 3,707.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 2.1 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 79,577.596 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 75,870.443 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 2,294,400.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 2003 - Sep 2020
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 14.4 2019 yearly 1985 - 2019
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 1,295,600.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 2003 - Sep 2020
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 8.4 2019 yearly 1985 - 2019
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) 121.500 2025 yearly 1997 - 2025
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) 2,153,831.696 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Sep 2020
BoP: Capital Account (USD mn) -12.357 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2020
BoP: CA: Credit (USD mn) 888,900.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2020
BoP: FA: Reserve Asset (USD mn) -24,600.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2020
BoP: Net Errors and Omissions (USD mn) 0.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2020
BoP: Current Account (CA) (USD mn) 130,200.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2020
BoP: Financial Account (FA) (USD mn) -50,445.440 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2020
BoP: CA: Goods: Export (USD mn) 750,200.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2020
BoP: FA: Non-reserve: Asset (USD mn) -213,492.282 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Sep 2020
BoP: CA: Goods (USD mn) 193,600.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2020
BoP: FA: Non-reserve: Liability (USD mn) 102,883.465 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Jun 2020
BoP: FA: Non-reserve (USD mn) -105,600.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Goods: Import (USD mn) -556,600.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Primary Income: Credit (USD mn) 60,700.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Services (USD mn) -28,400.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2020
BoP: FA: Liability (USD mn) 102,883.465 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Jun 2020
BoP: Capital Account: Credit (USD mn) 100.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Secondary Income: Credit (USD mn) 10,400.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Primary Income (USD mn) -39,100.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Secondary Income: Debit (USD mn) -6,300.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2020
BoP: FA: Asset (USD mn) -137,347.318 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Jun 2020
BoP: CA: Primary Income: Debit (USD mn) -99,800.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Debit (USD mn) -758,700.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2020
BoP: Capital Account: Debit (USD mn) 0.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Secondary Income (USD mn) 4,100.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Services: Credit (USD mn) 67,600.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2020
BoP: CA: Services: Debit (USD mn) -96,000.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 1998 - Dec 2020
CN: FDI: Utilized: ytd: Manufacturing (USD mn) 41,174.210 Dec 2018 quarterly Dec 1997 - Dec 2018
CN: FDI: Utilized: ytd: Mfg: Comm, Computer & Other Electronic Eq (USD mn) 8,408.270 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 1999 - Dec 2018
CN: FDI: Utilized: ytd: Wholesale and Retail Trade (USD mn) 9,766.890 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2001 - Dec 2018
CN: FDI: Utilized: ytd: Real Estate (USD mn) 22,467.400 Dec 2018 quarterly Dec 1997 - Dec 2018
CN: FDI: Utilized: ytd: Leasing and Commercial Service (USD mn) 18,874.590 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2001 - Dec 2018
Outward Direct Investment: ytd (USD mn) 132,940.000 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2008 - Dec 2020
Outward Investment: Hong Kong (USD mn) 90,550.077 2019 yearly 2003 - 2019
Outward Investment: Asia: Singapore (USD mn) 4,825.673 2019 yearly 2003 - 2019
Outward Investment: Latin America: British Virgin Islands (USD mn) 8,682.573 2019 yearly 2003 - 2019
Outward Investment: Latin America: Cayman Islands (USD mn) -4,356.681 2019 yearly 2003 - 2019
Outward Investment: United States (USD mn) 3,806.685 2019 yearly 2003 - 2019
Outward Investment: Manufacturing (USD mn) 20,241.809 2019 yearly 2003 - 2019
Outward Investment: Information Transmission, Software and Information Technolog... (USD mn) 5,477.937 2019 yearly 2003 - 2019
Outward Investment: Wholesale and Retail Trade (USD mn) 19,471.078 2019 yearly 2003 - 2019
Outward Investment: Financial Intermediation (USD mn) 19,949.295 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Outward Investment: Leasing and Commercial Service (USD mn) 41,875.075 2019 yearly 2003 - 2019
Industrial Enterprise: No of Loss Making Enterprise (Unit) 66,313.000 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1995 - Dec 2020
No of Business Entity: New Registration: ytd: Company (Unit mn) 5.898 Sep 2020 monthly Dec 2008 - Sep 2020
QFII: No of Institution: accumulated (Unit) 281.000 Apr 2015 monthly May 2003 - Apr 2015
QFII: Approved Investment Fund: accumulated (USD mn) 116,259.000 May 2020 monthly Jun 2003 - May 2020
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 1.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
Household Debt: % of GDP (%) 62.2 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2007 - Dec 2020
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 8,369,803.683 Jun 2020 monthly Jan 1997 - Jun 2020
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 30,066,510.028 Jun 2020 monthly Jan 1997 - Jun 2020
M2 Growth (%) 9.4 Jan 2021 monthly Mar 1997 - Jan 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 9.4 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1985 - Jan 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 3,210,671.0 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1989 - Jan 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 15.8 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Dec 2020
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 116,755.000 Jan 2021 monthly Dec 1977 - Jan 2021
Total Deposits Growth (%) 10.4 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1998 - Jan 2021
Total Deposits (USD mn) 33,624,013.410 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1997 - Jan 2021
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 38,241,827.6 Jan 2021 monthly Jun 1999 - Jan 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 11.2 Jan 2021 monthly Jun 2000 - Jan 2021
Debt Service Ratio: Private Non-Financial Sector (%) 20.800 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 1999 - Jun 2020
Credit to Households (USD bn) 8,227.852 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2006 - Jun 2020
Credit to Private Non-Financial Sector (USD bn) 30,863.380 Jun 2020 quarterly Dec 1985 - Jun 2020
Household Debt (USD mn) 10,027,269.7 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2007 - Jan 2021
Total Loans (USD mn) 26,078,160.432 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1997 - Nov 2020
Total Loans Growth (%) 12.84 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1998 - Nov 2020
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 183.23 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 1992 - Sep 2020
Bank Cards: Transaction Amount (RMB mn) 886,390,000.000 2019 yearly 1997 - 2019
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence: Net Balance (% Point) 2.6 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2005 - Jan 2021
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) 2.6 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2006 - Jan 2021
BCI: Industry: Manufacturing (NA) 131.700 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2003 - Sep 2020
Leading Index (2015=100) 92.852 Feb 2020 monthly Jan 2001 - Feb 2020
Coincident Index (2015=100) 76.044 Feb 2020 monthly Jan 2001 - Feb 2020
Lagging Index (2015=100) 99.353 Feb 2020 monthly Jan 2001 - Feb 2020
5000 Indu Enterprises: DI: General Business Condition (%) 49.400 Sep 2020 quarterly Jun 1992 - Sep 2020

Check out our pricing options.

Explore the most complete set of 6.6 million time series covering more than 200 economies, 20 industries and 18 macroeconomic sectors.

View pricing options

CEIC Flex

from $39

Entry level access to the CEIC platform for individual users. Download limits apply. Payable monthly by credit card.

View this option

CEIC Unlimited

Request a Demo

Full and unlimited access to CEIC data for multiple users. Suitable for enterprise usage. Available via annual subscription to one or more of CEIC’s global and premium databases.

Request a demo
Unlimited access tailored to your data needs
Flexible monthly access to CEIC data