Frequently Asked Questions

How much of the world's energy does the United States use?

In 2010, world total primary energy consumption was 511 quadrillion Btu. The United States' primary energy consumption was nearly 98 quadrillion Btu, nearly 19% of world total primary energy consumption.

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International Energy Statistics: Total Primary Energy Consumption

Last updated: April 30, 2013


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