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Theme Communication and Infrastructure
Code EN-1.4
Sub-theme Energy
Name Electricity tariffs - average residential electricity tariffs for each year ($US/kWh)
Definition Average tariff for the year
Calculation/Formula Average kWh residential electricity tariff converted to US$
Unit of Measure US$
Purpose/Rationale This indicator reflects the trends in overall energy use relative to GDP, indicating the general relationship of energy use to economic development.
Preferred Data Sources Utility records
Primary Data Collection System Survey - SPC contacting national ministries and agencies
Frequency of Data Collection Annual
SPC Responsibility - Data Management EDD
SPC Programme EDD
Numerator Average kWh residential electricity tariff
Denominator US$ conversion rate
Unit US$