List of countries by uranium production

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World uranium output in 2005.

List of countries by uranium production (2010).

Rank Country/Region Uranium production
(tonnes U)[1]
Uranium Production
(thousands pounds U3O8)[2]
Percentage of
World Production
 World 53,663 139,513
1 Kazakhstan Kazakhstan 17,803 46,284 33.2
2 Canada Canada 9,783 25,434 18.2
3 Australia Australia 5,900 15,339 11
4 Namibia Namibia 4,496 11,689 8.4
5 Niger Niger 4,198 10,914 7.8
6 Russia Russia 3,562 1,516 6.6
7 Uzbekistan Uzbekistan 2,400 6,239 4.5
8 United States United States 1,660 4,316 3.1
9 Ukraine Ukraine 850 2,210 1.60
10 China China 827 2,150 1.5
11 Malawi Malawi 670 1,742 1.2
12 South Africa South Africa 583 2,210 1.1
13 India India 400 1,040 0.7
14 Czech Republic Czech Republic 254 660 0.5
15 Brazil Brazil 148 385 0.3
16 Romania Romania 77 200 0.1
17 Pakistan Pakistan 45 117 0.1
18 France France 7 18 0.0

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "World Uranium Mining". World Nuclear Association. Retrieved 2012-02-05. 
  2. ^ "World Uranium Production & Requirements". TradeTech. Retrieved 2012-02-05.