Coal consumption

thousand short tons, 1980–2014

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    1980 Ranking
    1. Soviet Union 751,332.12
    2. China 714,676.07
    3. United States 702,729.74
    4. East Germany 298,038.60
    5. West Germany 240,614.00
    6. Poland 219,709.12
    7. Czechoslovakia 137,149.41
    8. United Kingdom 136,091.00
    9. India 118,824.61
    10. South Africa 98,877.21
    11. Japan 96,583.30
    12. Australia 74,246.09
    13. France 55,834.21
    14. Yugoslavia 48,673.56
    15. Romania 43,401.25
    16. Canada 41,434.73
    17. Bulgaria 40,458.08
    18. Spain 33,987.52
    19. North Korea 33,631.70
    20. Hungary 30,330.06
    21. South Korea 28,507.94
    22. Greece 25,531.70
    23. Turkey 22,521.30
    24. Italy 20,288.02
    25. Belgium 18,848.40
    26. Denmark 10,973.50
    27. Brazil 9,620.96
    28. Netherlands 7,057.00
    29. Austria 6,777.00
    30. Taiwan 6,544.41
    31. Finland 6,274.35
    32. Mongolia 5,513.44
    33. Vietnam 4,466.56
    34. Mexico 4,381.68
    35. Colombia 4,181.06
    36. Zimbabwe 2,960.80
    37. Sweden 2,356.74
    38. New Zealand 2,161.63
    39. Iran 1,965.42
    40. Chile 1,893.77
    41. Pakistan 1,837.55
    42. Albania 1,741.65
    43. Thailand 1,699.76
    44. Argentina 1,555.36
    45. Ireland 1,121.05
    46. Norway 1,065.93
    47. Egypt 1,004.20
    48. Morocco 699.97
    49. Zambia 682.33
    50. Portugal 674.61
    51. Luxembourg 412.26
    52. Botswana 408.96
    53. Switzerland 347.23
    54. Philippines 309.75
    55. Burma (Myanmar) 273.37
    56. Indonesia 209.44
    57. Nigeria 201.72
    58. Swaziland 194.01
    59. Congo (Kinshasa) 184.09
    60. New Caledonia 132.28
    61. Afghanistan 131.18
    62. Cuba 104.72
    63. Algeria 102.51
    64. Malaysia 92.59
    65. Nepal 90.39
    66. Peru 82.67
    67. Malawi 71.65
    68. Venezuela 46.30
    69. Bangladesh 25.90
    70. Fiji 23.15
    71. Tunisia 23.15
    72. Niger 22.05
    73. Kenya 17.64
    74. Iceland 13.23
    75. Madagascar 11.02
    76. Mauritania 6.61
    77. Macau 4.41
    78. Uruguay 4.41
    79. Hong Kong 3.31
    80. Greenland 2.20
    81. Bhutan 1.16
    82. Suriname 1.10
    83. Syria 1.10
    84. Singapore 1.10
    85. Tanzania 1.10
    86. Laos 0.10
    87. Ethiopia 0.01
    88. Belarus 0.00
    89. Uzbekistan 0.00
    90. Azerbaijan 0.00
    91. Tajikistan 0.00
    92. Armenia 0.00
    93. Turkmenistan 0.00
    94. Ukraine 0.00
    95. Bosnia and Herzegovina 0.00
    96. Croatia 0.00
    97. Aruba 0.00
    98. Lithuania 0.00
    99. Czech Republic 0.00
    100. Northern Mariana Islands 0.00
    101. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 0.00
    102. Kyrgyzstan 0.00
    103. Moldova 0.00
    104. Kosovo 0.00
    105. Montenegro 0.00
    106. Namibia 0.00
    107. Kazakhstan 0.00
    108. Germany 0.00
    109. Eritrea 0.00
    110. Georgia 0.00
    111. West Bank and Gaza 0.00
    112. Serbia and Montenegro 0.00
    113. Latvia 0.00
    114. Russia 0.00
    115. Serbia 0.00
    116. Slovakia 0.00
    117. Slovenia 0.00
    118. Estonia 0.00
    2014 Ranking
    1. China 4,539,681.85
    2. United States 917,731.00
    3. India 880,177.00
    4. Germany 264,633.00
    5. Russia 242,891.00
    6. Japan 210,608.00
    7. South Africa 201,202.00
    8. Poland 151,044.00
    9. South Korea 144,444.00
    10. Australia 130,504.00
    11. Indonesia 107,076.00
    12. Turkey 100,404.00
    13. Kazakhstan 92,894.00
    14. Taiwan 71,771.00
    15. Ukraine 66,751.00
    16. Greece 57,502.00
    17. United Kingdom 53,462.00
    18. Czech Republic 50,020.00
    19. Canada 48,513.00
    20. Thailand 39,683.00
    21. Bulgaria 36,703.00
    22. Serbia 34,014.00
    23. Vietnam 33,828.00
    24. Brazil 30,113.00
    25. Malaysia 29,254.00
    26. Romania 29,240.00
    27. Spain 25,535.00
    28. North Korea 25,377.00
    29. Philippines 22,877.00
    30. Italy 22,163.00
    31. Mexico 19,490.00
    32. Netherlands 16,140.00
    33. Hong Kong 15,198.00
    34. Chile 14,962.00
    35. France 14,441.00
    36. Hungary 11,820.00
    37. Israel 10,834.00
    38. Mongolia 10,641.00
    39. Bosnia and Herzegovina 9,401.00
    40. Pakistan 8,291.00
    41. Colombia 8,255.00
    42. Kosovo 8,046.00
    43. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 7,400.00
    44. Morocco 7,227.00
    45. Slovakia 6,941.00
    46. Finland 5,249.00
    47. Belgium 4,982.00
    48. Portugal 4,979.00
    49. Denmark 4,774.00
    50. Uzbekistan 4,771.00
    51. Slovenia 3,946.00
    52. Austria 3,554.00
    53. New Zealand 3,161.00
    54. United Arab Emirates 2,896.00
    55. Sweden 2,835.00
    56. Kyrgyzstan 2,481.00
    57. Zimbabwe 2,361.00
    58. Ireland 2,237.00
    59. Argentina 2,233.00
    60. Puerto Rico 1,963.00
    61. Sri Lanka 1,831.00
    62. Montenegro 1,797.00
    63. Afghanistan 1,673.00
    64. Peru 1,321.00
    65. Guatemala 1,315.00
    66. Bangladesh 1,228.00
    67. Botswana 1,188.00
    68. Croatia 1,184.00
    69. Dominican Republic 979.00
    70. Norway 904.00
    71. Iran 897.00
    72. Mauritius 851.00
    73. Belarus 845.00
    74. Singapore 677.00
    75. New Caledonia 673.00
    76. Egypt 646.00
    77. Nepal 604.00
    78. Tajikistan 600.00
    79. Madagascar 561.00
    80. Burma (Myanmar) 494.00
    81. Senegal 486.00
    82. Georgia 467.00
    83. Kenya 409.00
    84. Panama 387.00
    85. Ethiopia 380.00
    86. Lithuania 341.00
    87. Venezuela 321.00
    88. Niger 290.00
    89. Zambia 253.00
    90. Switzerland 249.00
    91. Laos 246.00
    92. Cambodia 245.00
    93. Moldova 173.00
    94. Swaziland 169.00
    95. Nigeria 159.00
    96. Albania 144.00
    97. Congo (Kinshasa) 142.00
    98. Togo 133.00
    99. Bhutan 111.00
    100. Iceland 110.00
    101. Jamaica 107.00
    102. Honduras 95.00
    103. Tanzania 94.00
    104. Luxembourg 94.00
    105. Yemen 88.00
    106. Estonia 86.00
    107. Latvia 86.00
    108. Malawi 78.00
    109. Ghana 46.00
    110. Algeria 42.00
    111. Namibia 33.00
    112. Ecuador 26.00
    113. Trinidad and Tobago 6.40
    114. Cyprus 4.40
    115. Tunisia 3.60
    116. Uruguay 3.60
    117. Syria 2.60
    118. Azerbaijan 2.20
    119. Costa Rica 1.00
    120. Armenia 0.90
    121. Cuba 0.07
    122. Benin 0.04
    123. Soviet Union 0.00
    124. Serbia and Montenegro 0.00
    125. Yugoslavia 0.00
    126. East Germany 0.00
    127. Czechoslovakia 0.00
    128. Northern Mariana Islands 0.00
    129. West Germany 0.00

    The quantity of coal burned for the generation of electric power (in short tons), including fuel used for maintenance of standby service.

    Source: EIA