U.S. Energy Information Administration - EIA - Independent Statistics and Analysis
Country Analysis Brief Overview
- Brazil has experienced rapidly expanding oil, natural gas, and electricity consumption in recent years.
- Brazil was the largest producer of liquid fuels in South America in 2011.
- Natural gas constitutes only a small portion of Brazil’s total energy consumption.
- Brazil has the third-largest electricity sector in the Western Hemisphere, behind the United States and Canada.
Analysis Last Updated: February 28, 2012
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-- = Not applicable; NA = Not available; F = Forecast value
Sources: EIA. For more detailed data, see International Energy Statistics.
Data last updated: February 12, 2013
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