1367.0 - State and Territory Statistical Indicators, 2012  
ARCHIVED ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 27/01/2012  Final
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Graph Image for Energy Consumption, SA

Graph Image for Energy Consumption by Top 5 Industry Sectors, SA

Footnote(s): (a) Includes ANZSIC Divisions F, G, H, J, K, L, M, N, O, P, Q, R, S and the water supply, sewerage and drainage service industries

Source(s): ABARES Australian Energy Statistics - Energy update 2011, Table B

  • Energy consumption for SA in 2009-10 totalled 348.0 petajoules, a small decrease from 2008-09.
  • Most energy consumed in SA in 2009-10 was used for Transport (25.9%), Electricity generation (25.0%), and Manufacturing (20.7%).
  • SA's energy consumption accounted for 5.9% of total Australian net energy consumption in 2009-10.

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This energy consumption data is compiled by ABARES using the Australian Government's National Greenhouse and Energy Reporting (NGER) database as the primary data source, supplemented by data from other sources, as well as estimation and modelling for the sectors not covered by NGER.

Net energy consumption shown here is a net concept which avoids double counting. It comprises the consumption of all fuels less the consumption of derived fuels.

Data for ACT is not available separately and is included in NSW.

A petajoule is a unit of energy equivalent to 1015 joules.