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Research Article

Is Urbanisation Rate a Feasible Supplemental Parameter in Forecasting Electricity Consumption in China?

Table 1

Historical data of electricity consumption, GDP, and urbanisation rate in Shaanxi province from 2000 to 2013.

YearElectricity consumption (108 Wh)GDP (CNY in billion)Urbanisation rate (%)
Total1st2nd3rdHousehold

2000292.7622.90198.4438.1133.31180.432.27
2001321.5425.11214.8745.8135.77201.133.62
2002355.9726.45237.5152.1239.89225.334.63
2003393.6835.84266.9756.9743.91258.835.54
2004477.0328.70334.6066.0247.71317.636.35
2005516.0031.10358.0971.4655.35393.437.24
2006580.7234.39406.0378.2562.06474.439.12
2007653.6936.02463.6188.7265.76575.740.61
2008708.0237.64497.6597.3375.41731.542.09
2009740.1138.09504.34108.3089.38817.043.49
2010859.2239.13589.51116.25112.381012.345.70
2011982.4742.54678.49131.45129.991251.247.29
20121066.7542.65724.08151.85148.161445.450.02
20131152.2245.29773.54168.69164.701604.551.31

Note: 1st, 2nd, and 3rd refer to primary/secondary/tertiary industries, respectively.