Nigeria Electricity Production

2005 - 2020 | Quarterly | GWh | CEIC Data

Electricity Production in Nigeria reached 8,089 GWh in Dec 2020, compared with 9,436 GWh in the previous quarter. Electricity Production data of Nigeria is updated quarterly averaging at 6,912 GWh from Mar 2005 to Dec 2020. The data reached an all-time high of 9,936 GWh in Sep 2015 and a record low of 3,247 GWh in Jun 2009. CEIC calculates Electricity Generation from quarterly Electricity Generation Average per Hour by multiplying it by the number of hours in the quarter. The number of hours used is 24*90. The Central Bank of Nigeria provides Electricity Generation Average per Hour.

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Nigeria Electricity Production

What was Nigeria's Electricity Production in Dec 2020?

Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
8,089 Dec 2020 9,436 Sep 2020 3,247 Jun 2009 9,936 Sep 2015 GWh quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020

Electricity Production by Country Comparison

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country/region Last Frequency Range
Albania (GWh) 1,280 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2012 - Sep 2020
Algeria (GWh) 5,535 Mar 2020 monthly Jul 1999 - Mar 2020
Argentina (GWh) 13,092 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2001 - Jan 2021
Armenia (kWh) 732,900,000 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2008 - Dec 2020
Australia (GWh) 252,260 2012 yearly 1960 - 2012
Austria (GWh) 5,732 Dec 2020 monthly Sep 2008 - Dec 2020
Azerbaijan (GWh) 26,073 2019 yearly 2007 - 2019
Bahrain (GWh) 3,635 Dec 2016 quarterly Mar 2003 - Dec 2016
Bangladesh (GWh) 7,245 Oct 2020 monthly Jul 1993 - Oct 2020
Belarus (GWh) 3,700 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2012 - Feb 2021
Belgium (GWh) 8,408 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2016 - Jan 2021
Bolivia (GWh) 9,381 2019 yearly 1992 - 2019
Bosnia and Herzegovina (GWh) 17,493 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Botswana (GWh) 188 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2005 - Sep 2020
Brazil (GWh) 48,832 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1999 - Nov 2020
Brunei (GWh) 4,449 2019 yearly 1971 - 2019
Bulgaria (GWh) 3,637 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2001 - Nov 2020
Cambodia (GWh) 8,513 2020 yearly 2004 - 2020
Canada (GWh) 61,861 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1950 - Jan 2021
Chile (GWh) 6,867 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1996 - Dec 2020
China (GWh) 727,720 Dec 2020 monthly Apr 1986 - Dec 2020
Colombia (GWh) 5,757 Jun 2019 monthly Aug 1995 - Jun 2019
Croatia (GWh) 1,258 Nov 2020 monthly Oct 2008 - Nov 2020
Cyprus (GWh) 5,061 2018 yearly 1960 - 2018
Czech Republic (GWh) 86,989 2019 yearly 1993 - 2019
Denmark (GWh) 2,511 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Nov 2020
Ecuador (GWh) 32,277 2019 yearly 1971 - 2019
Egypt (GWh) 15,087 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1997 - Dec 2020
Estonia (GWh) 575 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Dec 2020
European Union (GWh) 243,351 Dec 2020 monthly Oct 2008 - Dec 2020
Finland (GWh) 6,580 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1992 - Dec 2020
France (GWh) 37,430 May 2020 monthly Jan 2008 - May 2020
Georgia (GWh) 930 Dec 2020 monthly Sep 2006 - Dec 2020
Germany (GWh) 33,150 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2002 - Jan 2021
Ghana (GWh) 18,189 2019 yearly 1971 - 2019
Greece (GWh) 3,844 Dec 2019 monthly Jan 2008 - Dec 2019
Hong Kong SAR, China (GWh) 11,235 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1992 - Sep 2020
Hungary (GWh) 34,154 2019 yearly 1965 - 2019
Iceland (GWh) 19,829 2018 yearly 1915 - 2018
India (GWh) 118,603 Mar 2021 monthly Sep 1987 - Mar 2021
Indonesia (GWh) 278,942 2019 yearly 1994 - 2019
Iran (GWh) 312,481 2018 yearly 1964 - 2018
Ireland (GWh) 2,647 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2007 - Nov 2020
Israel (GWh) 69,004 2018 yearly 1970 - 2018
Italy (GWh) 22,898 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2000 - Dec 2020
Ivory Coast (GWh) 9,835 2018 yearly 1990 - 2018
Japan (GWh) 81,551 Dec 2020 monthly Feb 2006 - Dec 2020
Jordan (GWh) 18,720 2018 yearly 1989 - 2018
Kazakhstan (GWh) 9,529 Feb 2021 monthly Nov 2000 - Feb 2021
Kenya (GWh) 1,012 Dec 2020 monthly Sep 2005 - Dec 2020
South Korea (GWh) 44,973 Feb 2021 monthly Jul 1961 - Feb 2021
Kosovo (GWh) 570 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2003 - Sep 2020
Kuwait (GWh) 4,097 Dec 2018 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2018
Kyrgyzstan (GWh) 15,293 2020 yearly 1990 - 2020
Laos (GWh) 31,134 2019 yearly 1985 - 2019
Latvia (GWh) 534 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2006 - Dec 2020
Lebanon (GWh) 801 Apr 2020 monthly Jan 1995 - Apr 2020
Lithuania (GWh) 446 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2007 - Nov 2020
Luxembourg (GWh) 2,201 2018 yearly 1955 - 2018
Macau SAR, China (GWh) 16 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Feb 2021
North Macedonia (GWh) 408 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2005 - Nov 2020
Malawi (GWh) 144 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2004 - Sep 2020
Malaysia (GWh) 13,409 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1989 - Jan 2021
Malta (GWh) 192 Dec 2019 monthly Jan 1985 - Dec 2019
Mauritius (GWh) 3,237 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Mexico (GWh) 18,331 Dec 2017 monthly Jan 2002 - Dec 2017
Moldova (GWh) 136 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2015 - Nov 2020
Mongolia (GWh) 6,900 2019 yearly 1989 - 2019
Montenegro (GWh) 3,510 2019 yearly 2000 - 2019
Morocco (GWh) 37,293 2018 yearly 2012 - 2018
Mozambique (GWh) 873 2019 yearly 2006 - 2019
Myanmar (GWh) 2,081 Aug 2020 monthly Jan 2005 - Aug 2020
Nepal (GWh) 6,012 2020 yearly 1975 - 2020
Netherlands (GWh) 11,521 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1976 - Jan 2021
New Zealand (GWh) 11,592 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 1974 - Sep 2020
Nigeria (GWh) 8,089 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
Norway (GWh) 14,412 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Feb 2021
Oman (GWh) 2,649 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2009 - Nov 2020
Pakistan (GWh) 8,677 Dec 2019 monthly Nov 1987 - Dec 2019
Panama (GWh) 903 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2016 - Dec 2020
Paraguay (GWh) 57,626 2011 yearly 1971 - 2011
Peru (GWh) 4,656 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 1978 - Nov 2020
Philippines (GWh) 106,041 2019 yearly 1990 - 2019
Poland (GWh) 14,535 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1993 - Dec 2020
Portugal (GWh) 4,670 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1991 - Dec 2020
Qatar (GWh) 2,987 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2014 - Dec 2020
Romania (GWh) 5,183 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Jan 2021
Russia (GWh) 100,549 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 2000 - Feb 2021
Saudi Arabia (GWh) 271,756 2012 yearly 1970 - 2012
Serbia (GWh) 47,798 2019 yearly 2004 - 2019
Singapore (GWh) 4,113 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1975 - Feb 2021
Slovakia (GWh) 2,471 Nov 2020 monthly Jan 2006 - Nov 2020
Slovenia (GWh) 1,539 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2004 - Dec 2020
South Africa (GWh) 19,839 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 1985 - Dec 2020
Spain (GWh) 19,802 Apr 2019 monthly Jan 1977 - Apr 2019
Sri Lanka (GWh) 1,338 Oct 2020 monthly Aug 1998 - Oct 2020
Sudan (GWh) 16,262 2019 yearly 1992 - 2019
Sweden (GWh) 16,317 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1974 - Jan 2021
Switzerland (GWh) 6,076 Oct 2020 monthly Jan 1995 - Oct 2020
Syria (GWh) 41,079 2011 yearly 1971 - 2011

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Government and Public Finance Last Frequency Range
Consolidated Fiscal Balance: % of GDP (%) -3.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Sep 2020
Consolidated Fiscal Balance (USD mn) -3,462.697 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Sep 2020
National Government Debt (USD mn) 75,571.8 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2006 - Dec 2020
Government Debt: % of GDP (%) 18.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Sep 2020
Forecast: Government Expenditure (NGN bn) 44,913.220 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Forecast: Government Net Debt (NGN bn) 135,441.460 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Forecast: Government Revenue (NGN bn) 24,435.680 2026 yearly 1990 - 2026
Gross Federation Account Revenue (NGN bn) 2,208.100 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
Federal Govt Balance (NGN bn) -1,483.930 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
Gross Federation Account Revenue: Oil (NGN bn) 985.570 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
Federal Govt Revenue (NGN bn) 903.520 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
Federal Govt Expenditure (NGN bn) 2,387.460 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
Federal Govt Expenditure: Recurrent (NGN bn) 1,720.090 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
Federal Govt Expenditure: Capital (NGN bn) 622.130 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2005 - Dec 2020
Government Debt: Domestic (NGN bn) 16,023.885 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2005 - Dec 2020
Foreign Trade Last Frequency Range
Forecast: Exports of Goods Growth (%) 2.040 2026 yearly 1991 - 2026
Trade Balance (USD mn) -1,551.2 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2020
Total Exports (USD mn) 3,085.8 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2020
Total Exports Growth (%) -33.4 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2004 - Dec 2020
Aluminum: Exports (USD th) 107,795.596 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicament (USD th) 1,226.579 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Exports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 302.933 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Imports (USD mn) 4,636.9 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2020
Total Imports Growth (%) 26.0 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2004 - Dec 2020
Imports: Medicament (USD th) 1,128,625.385 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Imports: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Product (USD th) 348,770.759 2019 yearly 1995 - 2019
Total Exports to USA (USD mn) 36.075 Sep 2020 monthly Jan 2003 - Sep 2020
Total Imports from USA (USD mn) 422.719 Dec 2020 monthly Dec 2009 - Dec 2020
Total Exports to China (USD mn) 106.235 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2007 - Dec 2020
Total Imports from China (USD mn) 1,440.816 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2007 - Dec 2020
Total Trade (NGN mn) 2,930,763.744 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2020
Exports: Crude Oil (NGN mn) 879,822.078 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2020
Imports (NGN mn) 1,759,720.294 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2020
Exports (NGN mn) 1,171,043.450 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2020
Exports: Europe: ow UK (NGN mn) 44.832 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2020
Exports: Europe: ow Netherlands (NGN mn) 11,110.958 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2020
Exports: America: ow USA (NGN mn) 84,627.594 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2020
Imports: Europe: ow Germany (NGN mn) 44,776.243 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2020
Imports: Europe: ow UK (NGN mn) 41,677.587 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2020
Imports: Europe: ow Netherlands (NGN mn) 56,858.199 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2020
Imports: Asia: ow China (NGN mn) 546,789.821 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2007 - Dec 2020
Imports: America: ow USA (NGN mn) 160,421.988 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2020
Exports: Plastic and Articles Thereof, Rubber and Articles Thereof (NGN mn) 10,603.818 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Exports: Vegetable Products (NGN mn) 189,913.743 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Exports: Mineral Products (NGN mn) 11,120,986.129 2020 yearly 2003 - 2020
Imports: Food and Live Animals (NGN mn) 278,437.323 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2020
Imports: Mineral Fuels, Lubricants and Related Materials (NGN mn) 78,274.349 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2020
Imports: Chemicals and Chemical Products (NGN mn) 355,168.324 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2020
Imports: Manufactured Goods (NGN mn) 188,807.783 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2020
Imports: Machinery and Transport Equipment (NGN mn) 700,261.610 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2020
Balance of Payments Last Frequency Range
Direct Investment Abroad (USD mn) 310.0 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
Current Account Balance (USD mn) -3,337.9 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
Current Account Balance: % of GDP (%) -3.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
Foreign Direct Investment (USD mn) 775.2 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
Foreign Direct Investment: % of GDP (%) 0.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2010 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Equity Securities (USD mn) 125.5 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: % of GDP (%) 1.7 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2010 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 1,742.401 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
Foreign Portfolio Investment: Debt Securities (USD mn) 1,616.928 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
External Debt (USD mn) 8,991.3 Mar 2013 quarterly Jun 2011 - Mar 2013
External Debt: % of GDP (%) 1.9 2012 yearly 2011 - 2012
External Debt: Short Term (USD mn) 310.7 2018 yearly 2008 - 2018
External Debt: Short Term: % of GDP (%) 0.1 2018 yearly 2008 - 2018
Forecast: Current Account Balance (USD bn) -8.103 2026 yearly 1980 - 2026
Net International Investment Position (USD mn) -72,916.692 2019 yearly 2005 - 2019
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Assets: Reserves Assets (USD mn) -143.480 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Assets (USD mn) 2,331.970 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
BoP: CA: Current Transfers: Debit (USD mn) -176.520 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
BoP: CA: Current Transfers (USD mn) 4,354.980 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
BoP: CA: Current Transfers: Credit (USD mn) 4,531.500 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
BoP: CF: Capital Account (USD mn) 0.000 Jun 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Jun 2020
BoP: CF: Financial Account (USD mn) 2,663.650 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Liabilities: Portfolio Investment (USD mn) 1,742.400 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Assets: Portfolio Investment (USD mn) -73.290 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Assets: Direct Investment (USD mn) -310.030 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
BoP: CA: Income: Credit (USD mn) 266.560 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Liabilities: Other Investment (USD mn) -2,185.920 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Assets: Other Investment (USD mn) 2,858.760 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
BoP: CF: Financial Account: Liabilities (USD mn) 331.680 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
BoP: CA: Services (USD mn) -1,815.000 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
BoP: CA: Services: Credit (USD mn) 969.400 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
BoP: CA: Services: Debit (USD mn) -2,784.400 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
BoP: Net Errors & Omission (USD mn) 674.260 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
BoP: CA: Goods (USD mn) -4,912.390 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
BoP: CA: Goods: Credit (USD mn) 8,009.130 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
BoP: CA: Goods: Debit (USD mn) -12,921.520 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
BoP: CA: Income (USD mn) -965.510 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
BoP: CA: Income: Debit (USD mn) -1,232.068 Sep 2020 quarterly Mar 2008 - Sep 2020
External Debt: Government (USD mn) 33,348.080 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2006 - Dec 2020
External Debt: Government: International Capital Market (USD mn) 10,868.350 Dec 2020 quarterly Mar 2011 - Dec 2020
External Debt: Service Payments (USD mn) 194.440 Dec 2018 quarterly Mar 2008 - Dec 2018
Capital Inflow: Foreign Direct Investment (USD) 121,386,927.600 Jun 2020 monthly Jan 2007 - Jun 2020
Monetary Last Frequency Range
Non Performing Loans Ratio (%) 11.4 2018 yearly 2003 - 2018
Money Supply M1 (USD mn) 43,613.166 Feb 2021 monthly Nov 1992 - Feb 2021
Money Supply M2 (USD mn) 100,740.079 Feb 2021 monthly Nov 1992 - Feb 2021
M2 Growth (%) 28.6 Feb 2021 monthly Nov 1993 - Feb 2021
Reserve Requirement Ratio (%) 27.5 Feb 2021 monthly Nov 2005 - Feb 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves (USD mn) 36,303.1 Jan 2021 monthly Jan 1960 - Jan 2021
Foreign Exchange Reserves: % of GDP (%) 8.264 Dec 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Dec 2020
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Months of Import (NA) 7.6 Dec 2020 monthly Jan 2003 - Dec 2020
Gold Reserves (USD mn) 0.062 Jan 2018 monthly Dec 1950 - Jan 2018
Total Deposits (USD mn) 84,213.801 Dec 2019 monthly Nov 1992 - Dec 2019
Total Deposits Growth (%) 2.6 Dec 2019 monthly Nov 1993 - Dec 2019
Domestic Credit (USD mn) 115,062.1 Feb 2021 monthly Nov 1992 - Feb 2021
Domestic Credit Growth (%) 17.6 Feb 2021 monthly Nov 1993 - Feb 2021
Private Debt: % of Nominal GDP (%) 11.41 Sep 2020 quarterly Dec 2010 - Sep 2020
Monetary Survey: Liabilities: M3 (NGN mn) 35,345,802.020 Jun 2020 monthly Nov 1992 - Jun 2020
Monetary Survey: Liabilities: M2 (NGN mn) 38,230,860.010 Feb 2021 monthly Nov 1992 - Feb 2021
Monetary Survey: Liabilities: M2: M1 (NGN mn) 16,551,196.560 Feb 2021 monthly Nov 1992 - Feb 2021
Monetary Survey: Liabilities: M2: Quasi Money (NGN mn) 21,679,663.460 Feb 2021 monthly Nov 1992 - Feb 2021
Monetary Survey: Liabilities: Base Money (NGN mn) 13,395,144.100 Feb 2021 monthly Jan 1993 - Feb 2021
Non Performing Loans to Gross Loans (%) 9.335 Jun 2019 semiannually Dec 2003 - Jun 2019
Business and Economic Survey Last Frequency Range
Business Confidence: Net Balance (% Point) 2.5 Dec 2020 monthly Feb 2018 - Dec 2020
Business Confidence Growth (% Point) -22.4 Dec 2020 monthly Jul 2015 - Dec 2020

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