List of countries by coal production

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This is a list of countries by coal production in 2014, based mostly on the Statistical Review of World Energy published in 2015 by British Petroleum,[1] ranking countries with coal production larger than 10 millions tonnes. Shares are based on data expressed in tonnes oil equivalent.

Countries[edit]

Rank Country/Region Coal production
(million tonnes)
Share of
Total[2] (%)
 World 8,164.9
1 China China 3,874.0 46.9
2 United States United States 906.9 12.9
3 Australia Australia 644.0 6.2
4 India India 537.6 3.9
European Union European Union 491.5 7.1
5 Indonesia Indonesia 458.0 7.2
6 Russia Russia 357.6 4.3
7 South Africa South Africa 260.5 3.8
8 Germany Germany 185.8 1.1
9 Poland Poland 137.1 1.4
10 Kazakhstan Kazakhstan 108.7 1.4
11 Colombia Colombia 88.6 1.5
12 Turkey Turkey 70.6 0.5
13 Canada Canada 68.8 0.9
14 Ukraine Ukraine 60.9 0.8
15 Greece Greece 49.3 0.2
16 Czech Republic Czech Republic 46.9 0.4
17 Serbia Serbia 44.4[3] N/A
18 Vietnam Vietnam 41.2 0.6
19 Mongolia Mongolia 33.2[3] N/A
20 Bulgaria Bulgaria 31.3 0.1
21 North Korea North Korea 29.3[3] N/A
22 Romania Romania 23.6 0.1
23 Thailand Thailand 18.0 0.1
24 Mexico Mexico 13.8 0.2
25 United Kingdom United Kingdom 11.5 0.2

References[edit]

  1. ^ Statistical Review of World Energy 2015
  2. ^ figures are based on data expressed in tonnes oil equivalent
  3. ^ a b c EIA: International Energy Statistics