Definition: This entry is the total oil consumed in barrels per day (bbl/day). The discrepancy between the amount of oil produced and/or imported and the amount consumed and/or exported is due to the omission of stock changes, refinery gains, and other complicating factors.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: Oil - consumption map
Top 10 countries in the world by oil consumption
explorationworld.com - 5/21/2015 12:35:12 AM
Anyone reading this article probably already know that the world uses a staggering amount of oil. Our thirst for petroleum and its various derivatives is constant. Every day, huge amounts of plastics are used in manufacturing while massive quantities of ...
The world's biggest oil exporter has quietly seized a market milestone from America
The Business Insider - 5/22/2015 3:04:21 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - As the United States raced over the past five years toward becoming a global petroleum powerhouse, the world's biggest oil exporter ... Saudi Arabia's winter-to-summer "swing" in oil consumption has eclipsed that of the United States ...
How do you lose 100 million barrels of oil? Kemp
Reuters - 5/20/2015 2:12:26 PM
China, now the world's second-largest oil consumer, presents a particular ... releases no data on how much crude is held at sites around the country and virtually no information on production, consumption or stocks. Analysts rely on data for refining ...
Nigeria - Oil Exports Will Decrease
Seeking Alpha - 5/19/2015 9:58:55 PM
The population is growing, but the country's oil consumption and production have remained relatively constant. However, I expect things to change. The world's energy demand is increasing, mainly driven by developing countries like Nigeria. This is also ...
IMMIGRATION SHUTDOWN NOW: OIL CREATED A 100 YEAR WINDOW THAT'S CLOSING
News With Views - 5/23/2015 5:40:39 AM
But that’s what’s coming: 100,000,000 (million) legal immigrants will be injected into our country within ... And, they all run on oil. But oil will not last out this century at the current accelerating rates of consumption of 82 million barrels ...
Ghana’s falling oil prices: Who are the winners and losers?
Spy Ghana - 5/19/2015 9:55:56 AM
From 2010 until mid-2014, world oil prices had been fairly stable ... “we expect to see economic growth in oil importing countries to remain solid, driven by investment in infrastructure and strong consumption.” The fall in crude oil prices from ...
Boston was just named the top city in the country for saving energy. Here’s why
Washington Post - 5/19/2015 11:53:27 PM
Using less energy can save communities money and help conserve resources such as oil and natural gas ... 80 percent of U.S. energy consumption occurs in cities. With so many people migrating to the world’s urban centers, cities have a growing ...
World Oil Consumption – 3D Charts in Google Earth
Google Earth Blog - 2/26/2007 11:58:23 PM
World Oil Consumption by Country – height based on barrel of oil per day World Oil Consumption Per Capita by Country Here are some interesting notes on what he did to produce the “Per Capita” chart: I had to mess with this data a little bit to get it ...
The Impact of Global Oil Consumption: OECD vs. Non-OECD
Investment U - 1/27/2012 3:33:21 PM
The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), headquartered ... Energy Agency (IEA), tells all. Oil consumption from emerging market countries (have-nots) is just about to eclipse that of the old world (haves). Check it out: This ...
China: World’s Largest Energy Consumer and Greenhouse Gas Emitter
Right Side News - 5/22/2015 9:59:32 AM
China needs energy to support its economic growth and to improve the life of its citizens, so it invests in energy-producing countries and makes ... Despite China having the world’s third largest shale oil resources in the world, it does not produce ...
US drivers yield 'swing' oil demand crown to Saudi Arabia
Economic Times - 5/22/2015 7:00:34 AM
NEW YORK: As the United States raced over the past five years toward becoming a global petroleum powerhouse, the world's biggest oil exporter ... is that Saudi Arabia's winter-to-summer "swing" in oil consumption has eclipsed that of the United States ...
Mystery of the missing millions of barrels of oil
Gulf News - 5/23/2015 2:20:13 AM
China, now the world’s second-largest oil consumer, presents a particular ... releases no data on how much crude is held at sites around the country and virtually no information on production, consumption or stocks. Analysts rely on data for refining ...
Saudi Arabia and the Shifting Geoeconomics of Oil
Carnegie Endowment For International Peace - 5/21/2015 4:12:57 PM
ConocoPhilips followed suit, while Schlumberger, the world’s largest ... a risky scenario for a country with limited capacity to weather such a storm. And it would help offset Saudi Arabia’s growing domestic oil consumption, which threatens to ...
These maps show which countries use (and produce) most of our non-renewable energy resources
Global Post - 6/3/2014 12:44:39 AM
The heatmap below shows which countries in the world are consuming the most petroleum ... Russia and Saudi Arabia, though, are producing much more oil than they require. The consumption habits of the top petroleum users become even more interesting ...
IMF’s Disingenuous Attempt to Tax Energy Use
Canada Free Press - 5/23/2015 4:00:26 AM
The IEA calculates fossil fuel consumption subsidies because many governments ... In other words, the population in those countries pay less than the world’s market price for oil because the government offsets part of the expenditure.