Energy Balance

This database presents the most recent available data on the energy sector in Arab countries , primarily crude oil and natural gas production; refining capacity and output; domestic consumption; total and by sector, electricity generation, total and by different systems, peak load; installed capacity of power stations; per capita electricity consumption. Data were collected from primary sources, such as statistical abstracts and bulletins produced by competent authorities in member countries; specialized sources, such as the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), the International Energy Agency (IEA), The United Nations Statistics Division (UNSD), the Organization of Arab Petroleum Exporting Countries (OAPEC), and the Arab Union of Producers, Transporters and Distributors of Electricity; authoritative international sources, such as the Oil and Gas Journal and BP Statistical Review of World Energy; and specialized studies published by the United Nations, including ESCWA, and by other international organizations.