List of countries by uranium production

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World uranium output in 2005.

This is a list of countries by uranium production in 2013.

Rank Country/Region Uranium production (2013)
(tonnes U)[1]
Uranium Production (2011)
(thousands pounds U3O8)[2]
Percentage of
World Production (2013)
 World 59,370 139,513
1 Kazakhstan Kazakhstan 22,451 46,284 37.8
2 Canada Canada 9,331 25,434 15.7
3 Australia Australia 6,350 15,339 10.7
4 Niger Niger 4,518 10,914 7.6
5 Namibia Namibia 4,323 11,689 7.3
6 Russia Russia 3,153 1,516 5.3
7 Uzbekistan Uzbekistan 2,400 6,239 4.0
8 United States United States 1,792 4,316 3.0
9 China China 1,500 2,150 2.5
10 Malawi Malawi 1,132 1,742 1.9
11 Ukraine Ukraine 922 2,210 1.6
12 South Africa South Africa 531 2,210 0.9
13 India India 385 1,040 0.6
14 Brazil Brazil 231 385 0.4
15 Czech Republic Czech Republic 215 660 0.4
16 Romania Romania 77 200 0.1
17 Pakistan Pakistan 45 117 0.1
18  Germany 27 52 0.0
19 France France 5 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.