Egypt is in the top 5 crude oil producers and importers in Africa. In AFREC’s 2020 statistics shows that  Egypt produced up to 30,146 ktoe  of crude oil and imported 6,671 ktoe of crude oil. Egypt is also in the third position of natural gas producers in Africa producing up to 44,239 Million of cubic meter (Mcm) of natural gas and exporting only 14,621 Mcm. The largest share of renewable energy was produced from hydro-electricity sources. Most of the electricity was consumed in household sector followed closely by the industry and communication and public sectors at 42%, 27% and 26% respectively. Natural gas was mostly used in the industry and for non-energy use at 45% and 35% respectively.

Key Figures

100,39 M
Population (2019)
3,01 kus$
GDP/capita (2019)
38,84 GJ/capita
Energy Consumption/Pop. (2018)
91,32 Mtoe
Total Primary Energy Supply (2018)
69,45 Mtoe
Total Final Consumption (2018)
299,83 Mus$ 2010
GDP (2019)