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
World Sets New Oil Production and Consumption Records
Energy Trends Insider - 7/9/2014 11:53:36 PM
Last month BP (NYSE: BP) released the Statistical Review of World Energy 2014. This report is one of the most comprehensive sources of global and country level statistics on production and consumption of oil, natural gas, coal, nuclear power and renewables.
Thanksgiving In Vienna: OPEC Meeting - Is The World Oil Price Managed?
Seeking Alpha - 11/24/2014 6:22:19 AM
The political nature of crude oil stems from its production sources and the ubiquitous nature of oil consumption ... over 1.2 trillion barrels, of the world's proven oil reserves are located in OPEC member countries with the bulk in the Middle East ...
U.S. Shale Boom Masks Threats to World Oil Supply, IEA Says
Businessweek - 11/12/2014 12:02:51 AM
Global oil consumption will rise to 104 million barrels ... markets have raised concerns about security of supply from the world’s largest energy exporter, the IEA said. With Asian countries set to import two out of every three barrels of crude traded ...
The Surprising Reasons Why Price Is No Object In Poorer Countries Thirsty For Oil
Forbes - 8/9/2012 7:48:51 PM
In poorer countries, where per capita oil consumption is only ... and aspires to higher standards of living. The average consumption of oil in the world—87 million bpd in 2010 (Source: 2011 BP Statistical Review of World Energy) divided by a global ...
Why Are OPEC Countries Abandoning Oil Consumption?
The Motley Fool - 5/17/2013 1:43:58 AM
This collection of countries is responsible for over 40% of all oil production around the world. For many of these ... Yet, Saudi Arabia and several other OPEC countries in the Middle East have made moves to halt the consumption of oil within their own ...
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 ...
Oil slump: Nigeria’s crude refining to drop further
Punch - 11/23/2014 10:15:33 PM
The country’s four refineries are currently operating ... dynamics and an oversupply situation have resulted in the collapse of the oil price that, in just a few months, the world has seen a 20 to 25 per cent drop from over $100 per barrel to just ...
The Drop In Oil Prices: Economic And Strategic Implications – Analysis
albanytribune.com - 11/20/2014 4:49:50 PM
The rise in oil and gas production, the diversification of the energy mix, and the decline in consumption have fundamentally altered the global energy landscape. Almost all countries in the world have contributed to these new dynamics, albeit to different ...
Report Published: “Energy Consumption in Russia”
eTV Futures - 11/20/2014 7:55:57 PM
Report Highlights * The energy consumption sector is defined as the energy consumption by industry, transport, residential, commercial, agriculture, and fishing consumers and markets. Volume is defined as consumption of mtoe (million tonnes of oil ...
The New Gas Guzzlers
Slate - 7/13/2012 5:36:14 PM
Starting next year, for the first time on record the wealthy nations of Europe, North America, and Japan will account for less than one-half the world ... countries has been falling for six years. In North America and Europe, year-on-year oil consumption ...
Top 10 Countries by Proved Natural Gas Reserves (and Their Production Rates)
explorationworld.com - 9/14/2014 11:52:53 PM
With oil consumption in many ... which accounts for about 17 percent of the world’s total proved reserves, according to the EIA. The country’s natural gas sector has taken a substantial hit in recent years (though not quite as significant as crude ...
IEO2014: World liquid fuels consumption to rise 38% by 2040
Oil & Gas Journal - 9/9/2014 5:10:48 PM
In the 2014 edition of its International Energy Outlook (IEO2014), the US Energy Information Administration projected world liquid fuels consumption ... with well-established oil markets seems to have peaked,” EIA said. In countries outside the ...
Oil Demand Rising Fastest Since 2010 for IEA on China
Bloomberg - 7/11/2014 10:15:11 AM
World oil consumption will increase next year by 1.4 million ... million a day in supplies from outside the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries, the agency said. Demand growth will be led by China and other countries outside the 34-member ...
Wealthy consumption threatens species in developing countries
Mongabay - 7/11/2012 2:46:48 PM
Consumption in wealthy ... located primarily in developing countries, can be connected to consumer demand for goods in wealthier nations. Some of the major commodities include coffee, cocoa, soy, beef and palm oil. Researchers linked 25,000 threatened ...
Do You Know Which Country Is the World’s Biggest Oil Producer?
The Blaze - 7/4/2014 11:59:32 PM
The country became the world’s largest natural gas producer in 2010 ... Despite the surge in domestic production, the U.S. still relies on foreign sources for a big chunk of oil consumption, with the Department of Energy reporting daily imports of ...