|Rank||Country||Natural gas - consumption (cubic meters)|
|13||United Arab Emirates||59,080,000,000|
|32||Trinidad and Tobago||21,970,000,000|
|96||Congo, Republic of the||530,000,000|
|97||Bosnia and Herzegovina||390,000,000|
|102||Papua New Guinea||130,000,000|
|112||Antigua and Barbuda||0|
|128||Central African Republic||0|
|129||Congo, Democratic Republic of the||0|
|140||Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)||0|
|186||British Virgin Islands||0|
|193||Saint Vincent and the Grenadines||0|
|197||Saint Pierre and Miquelon||0|
|198||Saint Kitts and Nevis||0|
|204||Turks and Caicos Islands||0|
|207||Sao Tome and Principe||0|
Definition: This entry is the total natural gas consumed in cubic meters (cu m). The discrepancy between the amount of natural gas produced and/or imported and the amount consumed and/or exported is due to the omission of stock changes and other complicating factors.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: Natural gas - consumption map
Don’t Send America’s Natural Gas to Ukraine
Politico - 3/8/2014 11:56:19 PM
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King Coal Isn’t Dead Yet
Investing Daily - 3/11/2014 7:10:36 AM
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How A Fight Over Natural Resources Is Quietly Driving The World’s Response To Ukraine
Think Progress - 3/6/2014 1:21:36 PM
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U.S. Hopes Boom in Natural Gas Can Curb Putin
New York Times - 3/6/2014 2:11:42 PM
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World natural gas consumption growth below average
SteelGuru - 6/20/2012 3:15:53 AM
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Infographic: Fracking Imports and Exports in Europe — Natural Gas Reserves, Production, and Consumption by Country
circleofblue.org - 6/1/2011 11:59:53 PM
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European countries to US: Give us your gas
HotAir - 3/10/2014 11:10:59 PM
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Germany's dependence on Russian gas risks for Europe
worldbulletin.net - 3/10/2014 1:16:51 PM
"Germany's dependence on Russian gas may effectively decrease Europe's sovereignty. I have no doubts about that," Polish PM Tusk said Poland's prime minister said on Monday he would ask Chancellor Angela Merkel to work to reduce German and European ...
Exxon forecasts natural gas to be world’s second most-used fuel
Financial Times - 12/12/2013 1:49:38 PM
Exxon says that around 2025 gas will become the world’s second most-used fuel on an energy-equivalent basis, behind oil. By 2040, it expects natural gas consumption to rise 65 per cent, but coal use to be no higher than it is today, rising and then ...
How to Convert the Country to Natural Gas, by T. Boone Pickens
Businessweek - 4/11/2013 3:41:14 PM
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The Case for LNG Exports: An Escalating Global Demand for Natural Gas
The Motley Fool - 9/25/2013 4:45:03 AM
Natural gas is the world's fastest-growing fossil fuel ... In absolute numbers, the country's natural gas consumption is expected to shoot up a mind-blowing 360%, from 3.8 trillion cubic feet in 2010 to 17.5 trillion cubic feet in 2040.
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DailyWealth - 11/30/2012 5:49:09 PM
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World Energy Consumption to Increase 56% by 2040 Led by Asia
Bloomberg - 7/25/2013 7:27:28 PM
World energy consumption will rise 56 percent in the next three decades, driven by growth in developing countries such as China and India, the Energy Information Administration said. Demand will increase to 820 quadrillion British thermal units ...
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Globe and Mail - 9/5/2013 10:52:22 AM
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jagranjosh.com - 3/13/2013 4:34:07 AM
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