Country averages as at end March 2004

1 January 2000

Country Number of reactors Average load factor for 12 months to end March 2004 Lifetime load factor to end March 2004 Lifetime TWh Total MWe Reactor years
Belgium 7 88.4 84.1 984.5 6075 168.6
Bulgaria 4 68.1 56.6 244.0 2880 74.8
Canada 20 54.8 69.7 1784.9 14901 426.4
Czech Republlic 6 82.8 72.0 249.5 3766 76.3
Finland 4 93.1 88.0 477.9 2760 100.3
France 58 74.8 69.9 7248.8 66056 1111.3
Germany 19 84.1 79.8 3371.9 22249 444.1
Hungary 4 64.1 84.3 253.0 1854 75.2
India 10 72.8 64.3 123.9 2305 105.6
Japan 52 60.0 73.8 5501.3 45742 1057.0
Russia 26 75.3 67.6 2427.3 22218 567.7
Slovakia 6 75.0 70.2 277.5 2640 97.8
South Korea 18 90.8 83.5 1400.4 16024 224.9
Spain 9 89.6 80.9 1099.8 7896.6 203.2
Sweden 11 78.9 73.2 1517.9 9855 279.1
Switzerland 5 93.0 84.8 616.4 3328 145.1
Taiwan 6 85.7 75.2 749.9 5144 135.6
UK 23 72.9 61.7 1715.4 13740 593.1
USA 95 86.3 71.2 13489.8 97330.9 2284.8
Argentina 1 95.7 82.7 98.4 648 21.0
Brazil 2 70.5 58.5 80.6 2014 25.8
China 2 95.9 76.9 138.0 1968 20.8
Mexico 2 86.7 74.1 106.4 1364 24.4
Netherlands 1 94.3 81.8 105.5 481 30.8
Pakistan 1 77.1 4.2 6.5 325 3.6
Romania 1 74.8 83.4 39.9 706.5 7.8
Slovenia 1 84.7 76.3 101.0 22.5
South Africa 2 83.5 65.7 215.1 1930 38.8



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