U.S. Energy Information Administration - EIA - Independent Statistics and Analysis
Country Analysis Brief Overview
- The energy sector is of political and economic significance to Bolivia, which is a meaningful contributor to regional natural gas supplies.
- Bolivia has been a net oil importer in recent years, as production has failed to keep pace with consumption.
- Bolivia possesses significant proved reserves of natural gas and exports most of its production to Brazil and Argentina.
- Natural gas-fired plants and hydropower are the dominant sources of Bolivia’s electricity supply.
Analysis Last Updated: August 23, 2012
Overview data for Bolivia+ EXPAND ALL
-- = 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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