Utility Statistics includes both electricity consumption and internal and external communication transactions. Electricity statistics are compiled by the Palau Public Utility Corporation and Communications transactions are compiled by Palau National Communications Corporation.

Type of Consumers by Consumption of Electricity: 2007-2011 (KwHr)

Type of Customer 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Total 82,650,285 75,958,704 69,319,021 72,239,705 70,779,958
Business/Commercial 33,084,374 29,956,531 23,418,297 25,335,900 24,760,798
Government & Public Buildings 22,960,287 21,065,926 20,541,770 21,013,499 20,584,132
Residential Areas 26,605,624 23,220,412 21,890,335 21,054,038 19,288,504
Suprima/Prepaid 1,715,835 3,468,620 4,836,268 6,146,524

Source: Palau Public Utility Corporation

Revenues from Internal and External Communication Transactions: 2007 to 2014

Communication Transactions 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Total Revenues 8,776,138 9,339,643 8,690,478 9,354,886 9,816,815 10,790,213 9,840,876 11,059,627
Palaunet Use 1,570,446 1,564,475 1,703,025 1,866,938 2,077,983 2,256,815 2,215,862 2,750,986
Long Distance Calls 2,091,242 2,102,418 1,614,711 1,541,586 1,429,346 792,741 736,975 847,118
Local Telephone Calls 1,439,755 1,492,236 1,387,618 1,445,873 1,499,031 1,339,278 1,397,747 1,391,036
Other Transactions 3,674,695 4,180,514 3,985,124 4,500,489 4,810,455 6,401,379 5,490,292 6,070,487

Source: Palau National Communications Corporation, Republic of Palau
Note: Total revenues reported does not include revenues from Mobile phone/cellphones