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Total Energy Expenditures Per Capita
Nebraska and the United States

Energy expenditures per capita in Nebraska increased by $76.30 (1.4 percent) in 2013 to $5,507.70 from $5,431.40 in 2012. Expenditures per capita in Nebraska for the year 2013 were 27 percent higher than the nation's expenditures per capita of $4,345.40.

In 2013, Nebraska spent $10.3 billion on energy which was less than one percent (0.75 percent) of the United States' energy expenditures.

bar chart showing Total Energy Expenditures Per Capita for Nebraska and for the United States from 1970 through 2009

Total Energy Expenditures Per Capita
Nebraska and the United States
1990 – 2013

Year Nebraska United States
Total Energy
Expenditures
Total Energy
Expenditures
Per Capita
Total Energy
Expenditures
Total Energy
Expenditures
Per Capita
Year Total Energy
Expenditures
Total Energy
Expenditures
Per Capita
Total Energy
Expenditures
Total Energy
Expenditures
Per Capita
Nebraska United States
2013 $10,293,800,000 $5,507.70 $1,375,305,900,000 $4,345.40
2012 $10,077,900,000 $5,431.40 $1,351,512,900,000 $4,302.60
2011 $9,962,700,000 $5,407.90 $1,388,617,500,000 $4,454.70
2010 $8,687,500,000 $4,747.60 $1,208,443,000,000 $3,906.40
2009 $7,131,000,000 $3,933.90 $1,063,888,800,000 $3,468.00
2008 $9,104,000,000 $5,068.00 $1,409,247,300,000 $4,634.20
2007 $7,956,600,000 $4,461.40 $1,234,037,300,000 $4,096.60
2006 $7,216,700,000 $4,071.00 $1,159,021,700,000 $3,884.40
2005 $6,448,000,000 $3,660.50 $1,045,910,400,000 $3,539.30
2004 $5,404,900,000 $3,089.60 $871,336,700,000 $2,975.80
2003 $4,745,300,000 $2,729.30 $755,205,500,000 $2,603.20
2002 $4,197,600,000 $2,428.80 $664,072,400,000 $2,308.80
2001 $4,454,400,000 $2,590.00 $696,347,100,000 $2,443.60
2000 $4,382,100,000 $2,556.90 $687,824,400,000 $2,437.70
1999 $3,601,300,000 $2,112.50 $558,739,100,000 $2,002.40
1998 $3,496,700,000 $2,061.90 $526,393,800,000 $1,908.20
1997 $3,776,400,000 $2,239.30 $568,074,700,000 $2,083.60
1996 $3,735,800,000 $2,232.00 $560,408,600,000 $2,080.30
1995 $3,338,500,000 $2,014.80 $514,754,800,000 $1,933.10
1994 $3,249,700,000 $1,982.70 $504,988,200,000 $1,919.20
1993 $3,161,700,000 $1,944.90 $492,383,400,000 $1,894.40
1992 $3,063,500,000 $1,900.80 $477,024,000,000 $1,859.60
1991 $3,131,900,000 $1,962.40 $472,542,600,000 $1,867.90
1990 $3,163,900,000 $2,000.40 $474,830,800,000 $1,902.20

Total Energy Expenditures Per Capita
Nebraska and the United States
1970 – 1989

Year Nebraska United States
Total Energy
Expenditures
Total Energy
Expenditures
Per Capita
Total Energy
Expenditures
Total Energy
Expenditures
Per Capita
Year Total Energy
Expenditures
Total Energy
Expenditures
Per Capita
Total Energy
Expenditures
Total Energy
Expenditures
Per Capita
Nebraska United States
1989 $2,948,800,000 $1,872.40 $439,235,200,000 $1,779.60
1988 $2,755,500,000 $1,753.50 $411,738,600,000 $1,684.00
1987 $2,629,700,000 $1,678.60 $397,819,000,000 $1,641.90
1986 $2,528,000,000 $1,605.80 $384,283,800,000 $1,600.30
1985 $2,948,000,000 $1,860.30 $438,530,600,000 $1,843.20
1984 $2,970,500,000 $1,869.80 $435,371,000,000 $1,846.20
1983 $2,991,100,000 $1,888.00 $417,617,400,000 $1,786.30
1982 $2,811,700,000 $1,777.50 $426,478,600,000 $1,840.90
1981 $2,726,700,000 $1,727.40 $427,898,000,000 $1,864.80
1980 $2,456,200,000 $1,562.20 $374,346,800,000 $1,647.50
1979 $2,019,500,000 $1,288.50 $297,571,700,000 $1,322.20
1978 $1,669,500,000 $1,067.50 $239,277,100,000 $1,075.00
1977 $1,551,800,000 $996.70 $220,495,800,000 $1,001.20
1976 $1,410,300,000 $909.40 $193,912,800,000 $889.40
1975 $1,204,900,000 $780.80 $171,851,100,000 $795.70
1974 $1,054,800,000 $685.30 $153,366,500,000 $717.20
1973 $835,500,000 $546.20 $111,891,500,000 $528.00
1972 $754,600,000 $496.70 $98,070,200,000 $467.20
1971 $707,200,000 $470.00 $90,037,800,000 $433.60
1970 $667,800,000 $448.80 $82,874,800,000 $404.20

Sources: State Energy Price and Expenditure Report. Energy Information Administration, Washington, DC. Nebraska Energy Office, Lincoln, NE.

The table and graph were updated on January 22, 2016.
Typically, there are two years between updates.