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Brazil Energy imports

(percent, source: The World Bank)

Brazil Energy imports as percent of total energy use: For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for Brazil from 1971 to 2014. The average value for Brazil during that period was 24.95 percent with a minumum of 4.1 percent in 2009 and a maximum of 45.83 percent in 1979.
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We show the energy imports for Brazil and other countries. The measure equals the total energy used in the country minus its production of energy. A negative sign means that the country uses less energy than it produces, i.e. it is a net exporter of energy. A positive sign means that it is a net importer. The numbers are percent of the energy used. Energy imports rankings around the world. Create and download charts for Brazil Energy imports and other indicators with the country comparator.


Definition: Net energy imports are estimated as energy use less production, both measured in oil equivalents. A negative value indicates that the country is a net exporter. Energy use refers to use of primary energy before transformation to other end-use fuels, which is equal to indigenous production plus imports and stock changes, minus exports and fuels supplied to ships and aircraft engaged in international transport.