**Image:**An air force helicopter transports a mobile water pump in front of the nuclear power plant near the northern Swiss town Leibstadt.

**Photographs:**Arnd Wiegmann/Reuters

Although there has been a real push back against nuclear power, primarily spurred by an accident at Japan's Fukushima nuclear plant, there are still many countries that depend on nuclear power for electricity generation.

Let's take a look at some of these nations, including India.

**Source**: Bloomberg Visual Data

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**Image:**People dine on a double-decker bus which has been converted to a mobile restaurant as it travels through the streets of Ahmedabad.

**Photographs:**Amit Dave/Reuters

**India**

**Percentage of total energy supplied by nuclear power (2012)**: 3.6 per cent

**Percentage of total energy supplied by nuclear power (2011)**: 3.7 per cent

**Nuclear electricity production, terawatt hours (2012)**: 29.7 terawatt hours

**Nuclear electricity production, terawatt hours (2011)**: 28.9 terawatt hours

**Overall rank in reliance on nuclear power to generate electricity**: 27

Although India uses various methods to produce electricity, it is struggling to keep pace with the ever-increasing energy demands.

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**Image:**Women walk past a window display of luxury goods maker Rolex in Paris's Place Vendome, France.

**Photographs:**Charles Platiau/Reuters

**France**

**Percentage of total energy supplied by nuclear power (2012)**: 74.8 per cent

**Percentage of total energy supplied by nuclear power (2011)**: 77.7 per cent

**Nuclear electricity production, terawatt hours (2012)**: 407.4 terawatt hours

**Nuclear electricity production, terawatt hours (2011)**: 423.5 terawatt hours

**Overall rank in reliance on nuclear power to generate electricity**: 1

France, one of the most developed economies in the world, generates more than 74 per cent of its energy needs through nuclear power.

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**Image:**Jana Papulakova watches her two-year-old son Tobias play with a sword inside the Alltoys toy shop in Trencin, Slovakia.

**Photographs:**Radovan Stoklasa/Reuters

**Slovakia**

**Percentage of total energy supplied by nuclear power (2012)**: 53.8 per cent

**Percentage of total energy supplied by nuclear power (2011)**: 54.0 per cent

**Nuclear electricity production, terawatt hours (2012)**: 14.4 terawatt hours

**Nuclear electricity production, terawatt hours (2011)**: 14.3 terawatt hours

**Overall rank in reliance on nuclear power to generate electricity**: 2

Slovakia, which has a population of five million, generates more than half of its energy needs through nuclear power.

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**Image:**Figurines from the comic strip Tintin by Brussels-born author Georges Remi, better known as Herge, are displayed in a shop at the Herge Museum in Louvain-La-Neuve, Belgium.

**Photographs:**Yves Herman/Herge-Moulinsart/Reuters

**Belgium**

**Percentage of total energy supplied by nuclear power (2012)**: 51.0 per cent

**Percentage of total energy supplied by nuclear power (2011)**: 54.0 per cent

**Nuclear electricity production, terawatt hours (2012)**: 38.5 terawatt hours

**Nuclear electricity production, terawatt hours (2011)**: 45.9 terawatt hours

**Overall rank in reliance on nuclear power to generate electricity**: 3

Belgium, one of the richest countries in the world, generates 38.5 terawatt hours of electricity through nuclear power.

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**Image:**A woman walks on the street as snow falls from a roof after an unusually heavy snowstorm in Kiev, Ukraine.

**Photographs:**Gleb Garanich/Reuters

**Ukraine**

**Percentage of total energy supplied by nuclear power (2012)**: 46.2 per cent

**Percentage of total energy supplied by nuclear power (2011)**: 47.2 per cent

**Nuclear electricity production, terawatt hours (2012)**: 84.9 terawatt hours

**Nuclear electricity production, terawatt hours (2011)**: 84.9 terawatt hours

**Overall rank in reliance on nuclear power to generate electricity**: 4

Ukraine, which has a per capita income of $7,422, generates more than 45 per cent of its electricity needs through nuclear power.

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**Image:**Boys hold onto a girl as they throw water at her as part of traditional Easter celebrations during a media presentation in Holloko, 100km east of Budapest, Hungary.

**Photographs:**Laszlo Balogh/Reuters

**Hungary**

**Percentage of total energy supplied by nuclear power (2012)**: 45.9 per cent

**Percentage of total energy supplied by nuclear power (2011)**: 43.2 per cent

**Nuclear electricity production, terawatt hours (2012)**: 14.8 terawatt hours

**Nuclear electricity production, terawatt hours (2011)**: 14.7 terawatt hours

**Overall rank in reliance on nuclear power to generate electricity**: 5

Hungary, which has a per capita income of $19,637, generates 14.8 terawatt hours of electricity through nuclear power.

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**Image:**A shopper holds a clock as she walks inside Swedish fashion giant H&M's store in Stockholm, Sweden.

**Photographs:**Jessica Gow/Scanpix/Reuters

**Sweden**

**Percentage of total energy supplied by nuclear power (2012)**: 38.1 per cent

**Percentage of total energy supplied by nuclear power (2011)**: 39.6 per cent

**Nuclear electricity production, terawatt hours (2012)**: 61.5 terawatt hours

**Nuclear electricity production, terawatt hours (2011)**: 58.1 terawatt hours

**Overall rank in reliance on nuclear power to generate electricity**: 6

Sweden, which has a per capita income of $40,870, generates 38.1 per cent of electricity through nuclear power.

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**Image:**A man in a mobility scooter drives past Slovenia's National Bank in Ljubljana, Slovenia.

**Photographs:**Srdjan Zivulovic/Reuters

**Slovenia**

**Percentage of total energy supplied by nuclear power (2012)**: 36.0 per cent

**Percentage of total energy supplied by nuclear power (2011)**: 41.7 per cent

**Nuclear electricity production, terawatt hours (2012)**: 5.2 terawatt hours

**Nuclear electricity production, terawatt hours (2011)**: 5.9 terawatt hours

**Overall rank in reliance on nuclear power to generate electricity**: 7

Slovenia, which has a per capita income of $28,195, generates 36 per cent of electricity through nuclear power.

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**Image:**Visitors stand in front of the installation 'A Uniform Sample' by Swiss artist Mai-Thu Perret at the Aargauer Kunsthaus art museum in Aarau west of Zurich, Switzerland.

**Photographs:**Arnd Wiegmann/Reuters

**Switzerland**

**Percentage of total energy supplied by nuclear power (2012)**: 35.9 per cent

**Percentage of total energy supplied by nuclear power (2011)**: 40.8 per cent

**Nuclear electricity production, terawatt hours (2012)**: 24.4 terawatt hours

**Nuclear electricity production, terawatt hours (2011)**: 25.7 terawatt hours

**Overall rank in reliance on nuclear power to generate electricity**: 8

Switzerland, which has a per capita income of $45,999, generates nearly 36 per cent of electricity through nuclear power.

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**Image:**A woman takes pictures of plaster animals displayed at the road-side shop near the village of Kolesov, 90km west from Prague, the Czech Republic.

**Photographs:**Petr Josek/Reuters

**The Czech Republic**

**Percentage of total energy supplied by nuclear power (2012)**: 35.3 per cent

**Percentage of total energy supplied by nuclear power (2011)**: 33.0 per cent

**Nuclear electricity production, terawatt hours (2012)**: 28.6 terawatt hours

**Nuclear electricity production, terawatt hours (2011)**: 26.7 terawatt hours

**Overall rank in reliance on nuclear power to generate electricity**: 9

The Czech Republic, which has a per capita income of $27,190, generates 28.6 terawatt hours of electricity through nuclear power.

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**Image:**Customers eat their dinner at Muru Pop Down restaurant at Tytyri mine in Lohja, Finland.

**Photographs:**Antti Aimo-Koivisto/Lehtikuva/Reuters

**Finland**

**Percentage of total energy supplied by nuclear power (2012)**: 32.6 per cent

**Percentage of total energy supplied by nuclear power (2011)**: 31.6 per cent

**Nuclear electricity production, terawatt hours (2012)**: 22.1 terawatt hours

**Nuclear electricity production, terawatt hours (2011)**: 22.3 terawatt hours

**Overall rank in reliance on nuclear power to generate electricity**: 10

Finland, which has a per capita income of $36,395, generates 22.1 terawatt hours of electricity through nuclear power.

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**Image:**Women walk past shopping carts at a department store in Sofia, Bulgaria.

**Photographs:**Stoyan Nenov/Reuters

**Bulgaria**

**Percentage of total energy supplied by nuclear power (2012)**: 31.6 per cent

**Percentage of total energy supplied by nuclear power (2011)**: 32.6 per cent

**Nuclear electricity production, terawatt hours (2012)**: 14.9 terawatt hours

**Nuclear electricity production, terawatt hours (2011)**: 15.3 terawatt hours

**Overall rank in reliance on nuclear power to generate electricity**: 11

Bulgaria, which has a per capita income of $15,933, generates 31.6 per cent of electricity through nuclear power.

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**Image:**People walk along Apgujeong Rodeo Street in the Gangnam area of Seoul, South Korea.

**Photographs:**Lee Jae-Won/Reuters

**South Korea**

**Percentage of total energy supplied by nuclear power (2012)**: 30.4 per cent

**Percentage of total energy supplied by nuclear power (2011)**: 34.6 per cent

**Nuclear electricity production, terawatt hours (2012)**: 143.5 terawatt hours

**Nuclear electricity production, terawatt hours (2011)**: 147.8 terawatt hours

**Overall rank in reliance on nuclear power to generate electricity**: 12

South Korea, which has a per capita income of $33,156, generates 143.5 terawatt hours of electricity through nuclear power.

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**Image:**People sit in a cafe along a street in Yerevan, Armenia.

**Photographs:**David Mdzinarishvili/Reuters

**Armenia**

**Percentage of total energy supplied by nuclear power (2012)**: 26.6 per cent

**Percentage of total energy supplied by nuclear power (2011)**: 33.2 per cent

**Nuclear electricity production, terawatt hours (2012)**: 2.1 terawatt hours

**Nuclear electricity production, terawatt hours (2011)**: 2.4 terawatt hours

**Overall rank in reliance on nuclear power to generate electricity**: 13

Armenia, which has a per capita income of $5,838, generates 2.1 terawatt hours of electricity through nuclear power.

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**Image:**A street in La Roca Village, near Barcelona, Spain.

**Photographs:**Gustau Nacarino/Reuters

**Spain**

**Percentage of total energy supplied by nuclear power (2012)**: 20.5 per cent

**Percentage of total energy supplied by nuclear power (2011)**: 19.5 per cent

**Nuclear electricity production, terawatt hours (2012)**: 58.7 terawatt hours

**Nuclear electricity production, terawatt hours (2011)**: 55.1 terawatt hours

**Overall rank in reliance on nuclear power to generate electricity**: 14

Spain, which has a per capita income of $30,128, generates 20.5 per cent of electricity through nuclear power.

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**Image:**A woman tries on a bridal gown during the E-Marriage Fest wedding fair in Bucharest, Romania.

**Photographs:**Radu Sigheti/Reuters

**Romania**

**Percentage of total energy supplied by nuclear power (2012)**: 19.4 per cent

**Percentage of total energy supplied by nuclear power (2011)**: 19.0 per cent

**Nuclear electricity production, terawatt hours (2012)**: 10.7 terawatt hours

**Nuclear electricity production, terawatt hours (2011)**: 10.8 terawatt hours

**Overall rank in reliance on nuclear power to generate electricity**: 15

Romania, which has a per capita income of $16,518, generates 19.4 per cent of electricity through nuclear power.

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**Image:**Karli Baumert, of Pryor, Oklahoma, left, and Max Cowdery, of Bremerton, Washington, right, dance underneath water sprinklers at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, DC, United States.

**Photographs:**Larry Downing/Reuters

**United States**

**Percentage of total energy supplied by nuclear power (2012)**: 19.0 per cent

**Percentage of total energy supplied by nuclear power (2011)**: 19.2 per cent

**Nuclear electricity production, terawatt hours (2012)**: 770.7 terawatt hours

**Nuclear electricity production, terawatt hours (2011)**: 790.4 terawatt hours

**Overall rank in reliance on nuclear power to generate electricity**: 16

United States, which has a per capita income of $52,839, generates 770.7 terawatt hours of electricity through nuclear power.

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**Image:**People lie on a pedestrian crossing during a flashmob event in a shopping area in Taipei, Taiwan.

**Photographs:**Pichi Chuang/Reuters

**Taiwan**

**Percentage of total energy supplied by nuclear power (2012)**: 18.4 per cent

**Percentage of total energy supplied by nuclear power (2011)**: 19.0 per cent

**Nuclear electricity production, terawatt hours (2012)**: 38.7 terawatt hours

**Nuclear electricity production, terawatt hours (2011)**: 40.4 terawatt hours

**Overall rank in reliance on nuclear power to generate electricity**: 17

Taiwan, which has a per capita income of $39,580, generates 18.4 per cent of electricity through nuclear power.

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**Image:**Youths skateboard through a shopping arcade at Covent Garden in London, United Kingdom.

**Photographs:**Luke MacGregor/Reuters

**United Kingdom**

**Percentage of total energy supplied by nuclear power (2012)**: 18.1 per cent

**Percentage of total energy supplied by nuclear power (2011)**: 17.8 per cent

**Nuclear electricity production, terawatt hours (2012)**: 64.0 terawatt hours

**Nuclear electricity production, terawatt hours (2011)**: 62.7 terawatt hours

**Overall rank in reliance on nuclear power to generate electricity**: 18

United Kingdom, which has a per capita income of $37,299, generates 64.0 terawatt hours of electricity through nuclear power.

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**Image:**Women compete in a race in high heels in central Moscow, Russia.

**Photographs:**Maxim Shemetov/Reuters

**Russia**

**Percentage of total energy supplied by nuclear power (2012)**: 17.8 per cent

**Percentage of total energy supplied by nuclear power (2011)**: 17.6 per cent

**Nuclear electricity production, terawatt hours (2012)**: 166.3 terawatt hours

**Nuclear electricity production, terawatt hours (2011)**: 162.0 terawatt hours

**Overall rank in reliance on nuclear power to generate electricity**: 19

Russia, which has a per capita income of $18,083, generates 166.3 terawatt hours of electricity through nuclear power.

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**Image:**A woman looks at Buddy Bear sculptures at the Kurfuerstendamm boulevard in Berlin, Germany.

**Photographs:**Fabrizio Bensch/Reuters

**Germany**

**Percentage of total energy supplied by nuclear power (2012)**: 16.1 per cent

**Percentage of total energy supplied by nuclear power (2011)**: 17.8 per cent

**Nuclear electricity production, terawatt hours (2012)**: 94.1 terawatt hours

**Nuclear electricity production, terawatt hours (2011)**: 102.3 terawatt hours

**Overall rank in reliance on nuclear power to generate electricity**: 20

Germany, which has a per capita income of $39,468, generates 94.1 terawatt hours of electricity through nuclear power.

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**Image:**A view of Old Quebec City, Canada.

**Photographs:**Mathieu Belanger/Reuters

**Canada**

**Percentage of total energy supplied by nuclear power (2012)**: 15.3 per cent

**Percentage of total energy supplied by nuclear power (2011)**: 15.3 per cent

**Nuclear electricity production, terawatt hours (2012)**: 89.1 terawatt hours

**Nuclear electricity production, terawatt hours (2011)**: 88.3 terawatt hours

**Overall rank in reliance on nuclear power to generate electricity**: 21

Canada, which has a per capita income of $43,146, generates 89.1 terawatt hours of electricity through nuclear power.

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**Image:**Men walk with camels during sunset by the sea in Karachi, Pakistan.

**Photographs:**Athar Hussain/Reuters

**Pakistan**

**Percentage of total energy supplied by nuclear power (2012)**: 5.3 per cent

**Percentage of total energy supplied by nuclear power (2011)**: 3.8 per cent

**Nuclear electricity production, terawatt hours (2012)**: 5.3 terawatt hours

**Nuclear electricity production, terawatt hours (2011)**: 3.8 terawatt hours

**Overall rank in reliance on nuclear power to generate electricity**: 22

Pakistan, which has a per capita income of $3,144, generates 5.3 per cent of electricity through nuclear power.

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**Image:**Shoppers push trolleys at a mall in Lenasia, south of Johannesburg, South Africa.

**Photographs:**Siphiwe Sibeko/Reuters

**South Africa**

**Percentage of total energy supplied by nuclear power (2012)**: 5.1 per cent

**Percentage of total energy supplied by nuclear power (2011)**: 5.2 per cent

**Nuclear electricity production, terawatt hours (2012)**: 12.4 terawatt hours

**Nuclear electricity production, terawatt hours (2011)**: 12.9 terawatt hours

**Overall rank in reliance on nuclear power to generate electricity**: 23

South Africa, which has a per capita income of $11,525, generates 12.4 terawatt hours of electricity through nuclear power.

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**Image:**A clothing store in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

**Photographs:**Marcos Brindicci/Reuters

**Argentina**

**Percentage of total energy supplied by nuclear power (2012)**: 4.7 per cent

**Percentage of total energy supplied by nuclear power (2011)**: 5.0 per cent

**Nuclear electricity production, terawatt hours (2012)**: 5.9 terawatt hours

**Nuclear electricity production, terawatt hours (2011)**: 5.9 terawatt hours

**Overall rank in reliance on nuclear power to generate electricity**: 24

Argentina, which has a per capita income of $18,582, generates 4.7 per cent of electricity through nuclear power.

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**Image:**Spring breakers dance during a party at a bar in Cancun, Mexico.

**Photographs:**Gerardo Garcia/Reuters

**Mexico**

**Percentage of total energy supplied by nuclear power (2012)**: 4.7 per cent

**Percentage of total energy supplied by nuclear power (2011)**: 3.6 per cent

**Nuclear electricity production, terawatt hours (2012)**: 8.4 terawatt hours

**Nuclear electricity production, terawatt hours (2011)**: 9.3 terawatt hours

**Overall rank in reliance on nuclear power to generate electricity**: 25

Mexico, which has a per capita income of $15,608, generates 8.4 terawatt hours of electricity through nuclear power.

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