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World coal consumption, top 10 countries, 2017
The chart shows the top 10 coal consuming countries and coal consumption in the rest of the world in 2017. Global coal consumption amounted to 3731.5 Mtoe; China is the main coal consumer (1892.6 Mtoe, 51%), followed by India (424 Mtoe, 11%) and the USA (332.1 Mtoe, 9%).
Data source: BP Statistical Review of World Energy, 2018