The worldwide wind capacity reached 486’661 MW by the end of 2016, out of which 54’846 MW were added in 2016. This represents a growth rate of 11,8 % (17,2 % in 2015). All wind turbines installed worldwide by the end of 2016 can generate around 5 % of the world’s electricity demand. China and Latin America has increased their share of new installations to 53 % and 6,5 % respectively. The full table with all countries with commercial use of wind power can be downloaded here.