## Human race 2014 Kardashev score

In 2012 I calculated the human race’s Kardashev score to be 0.7248 and in 2013 I found 0.7257. BP has now released its report on 2014 data, which can be found here (specifically page 40, “Total World”), which lists total world energy consumption at 12928.4 Mtoe. Plugging that into the formula as shown in the 2012 post I find

$\displaystyle K_{2014}=0.7264$.

We’re still a long way from being a Type I civilization.