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ASIA
Country and Region No. of Nuclear Reactors, Jul 2017 % of Electricity by Nuclear Power, 2016
China 36 3.6%
India 22 3.4%
Iran 1 2.1%
Japan 42 2.2%
Pakistan 5 4.4%
South Korea 24 30.3%
Taiwan 6 13.7%
No. of Nuclear Reactors in Asia,
Jul 2017
% of Electricity by Nuclear Power in Asia, 2016
136 4.0%
 
EUROPE
Country and Region No. of Nuclear Reactors, Jul 2017 % of Electricity by Nuclear Power, 2016
Armenia 1 31.4%
Belgium 7 51.7%
Bulgaria 2 35.0%
Czech Republic 6 29.4%
Finland 4 33.7%
France 58 72.3%
Germany 8 13.1%
Hungary 4 51.3%
Netherlands 1 3.4%
Romania 2 17.1%
Russia 35 17.1%
Slovakia 4 54.1%
Slovenia 1 35.2%
Spain 7 21.4%
Sweden 8 40.0%
Switzerland 5 34.3%
UK 15 20.4%
Ukraine 15 52.3%
No. of Nuclear Reactors in Europe,
Jul 2017
% of Electricity by Nuclear Power in Europe, 2016
183 21.9%
 
AMERICA
Country and Region No. of Nuclear Reactors, Jul 2017 % of Electricity by Nuclear Power, 2016
Argentina 3 5.6%
Brazil 2 2.9%
Canada 19 15.6%
Mexico 2 6.2%
USA 99 19.7%
No. of Nuclear Reactors in America,
Jul 2017
% of Electricity by Nuclear Power in America, 2016
125 14.8%
 
AFRICA
Country and Region No. of Nuclear Reactors, Jul 2017 % of Electricity by Nuclear Power, 2016
South Africa 2 6.6%
No. of Nuclear Reactors in Africa,
Jul 2017
% of Electricity by Nuclear Power in Africa, 2016
2 2.0%
 
ASIA
Country and Region No. of Nuclear Reactors, Jul 2017 % of Electricity by Nuclear Power, 2016
China 36 3.6%
India 22 3.4%
Iran 1 2.1%
Japan 42 2.2%
Pakistan 5 4.4%
South Korea 24 30.3%
Taiwan 6 13.7%
No. of Nuclear Reactors in Asia,
Jul 2017
% of Electricity by Nuclear Power in Asia, 2016
136 4.0%
 
EUROPE
Country and Region No. of Nuclear Reactors, Jul 2017 % of Electricity by Nuclear Power, 2016
Armenia 1 31.4%
Belgium 7 51.7%
Bulgaria 2 35.0%
Czech Republic 6 29.4%
Finland 4 33.7%
France 58 72.3%
Germany 8 13.1%
Hungary 4 51.3%
Netherlands 1 3.4%
Romania 2 17.1%
Russia 35 17.1%
Slovakia 4 54.1%
Slovenia 1 35.2%
Spain 7 21.4%
Sweden 8 40.0%
Switzerland 5 34.3%
UK 15 20.4%
Ukraine 15 52.3%
No. of Nuclear Reactors in Europe,
Jul 2017
% of Electricity by Nuclear Power in Europe, 2016
183 21.9%
 
AMERICA
Country and Region No. of Nuclear Reactors, Jul 2017 % of Electricity by Nuclear Power, 2016
Argentina 3 5.6%
Brazil 2 2.9%
Canada 19 15.6%
Mexico 2 6.2%
USA 99 19.7%
No. of Nuclear Reactors in America,
Jul 2017
% of Electricity by Nuclear Power in America, 2016
125 14.8%
 
AFRICA
Country and Region No. of Nuclear Reactors, Jul 2017 % of Electricity by Nuclear Power, 2016
South Africa 2 6.6%
No. of Nuclear Reactors in Africa,
Jul 2017
% of Electricity by Nuclear Power in Africa, 2016
2 2.0%
 

Source: World Nuclear Association