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
Which Countries Produce The Most Fossil Fuels?
The Energy Collective - 7/30/2014 3:07:37 PM
The world's biggest producers and consumers, China and America, are both very similar. Each country has a production:consumption ratio of just over 0.75, and they are both largely self-sufficient in terms of coal, but import large amounts of oil.
World Sets New Oil Production and Consumption Records
Energy Trends Insider - 7/18/2014 9:31:06 AM
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.
Oil path signals wrong way for world energy
Oil Voice - 7/18/2014 6:03:30 AM
For the IEA's OECD countries these stocks are mandatory and are ... and still increasing at several times the world's tiny annual growth rate for oil consumption, presently around 0.75% a year on average. Despite IEA and OPEC claims that 2014 'could ...
America Has Saved the World From a Global Oil Crisis
The Motley Fool - 7/19/2014 4:10:46 PM
If it were not for the U.S. oil ... consumption since that time, thanks, in part, to reduced overall driving, and in large part to increased vehicle efficiency. Combined, that's 4.3 million barrels of oil available to the global market, covering 82% of the ...
The Energy Collective - 7/15/2014 5:27:06 PM
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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 Two Faces of Coal
Investing Daily - 7/29/2014 4:06:04 PM
In the Western world ... In the US, coal consumption has been flat to declining for the past 20 years. Just since 2007, US coal consumption has fallen by more than 20%. This is the primary reason the US leads all countries in reducing carbon dioxide ...
Global Protective Coatings Market to See 9.75% CAGR Through 2019, Says MarketsandMarkets in Its New Report Available at MarketPublishers.com
University Chronicle - 7/29/2014 5:24:49 PM
China was the top country in terms of protective coatings consumption ... The growth in the world protective coatings market is spurred mainly by the increasing demand from end-use areas as oil and gas, construction, aerospace and automotive industries.
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 countries ... countries in the Middle East have made moves to halt the consumption of oil within their own borders. Why would these countries ...
Which countries use the most oil?
Greenbang - 3/25/2012 11:57:13 PM
Who uses the most oil in the world? In this category ... It’s a trend oil-watchers around the world are paying ever more attention to: oil consumption in so-called “developed” countries — those belonging to the Organization for Economic Cooperation ...
Iran’s primary energy consumption ups by 50 percent in 10 years
Trend - 7/25/2014 7:13:57 AM
The report reads that, Iranian domestic oil consumption is mainly ... representing nearly 10% of the world's crude oil reserves and 13% of reserves held by the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC). About 70% of Iran's crude oil reserves ...
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 ...
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 ...
World Energy Consumption Since 1820 in Charts
Financial Sense - 3/13/2012 2:10:09 PM
Figure 1 shows the huge increase in world energy consumption that has taken ... and the addition of China to the organization in 2001. If we look at per capita energy consumption since 1965 by country based on BP data, we find very different patterns ...
BP energy statistics: the world in oil consumption, reserves and energy production
theguardian.com - 6/8/2010 11:54:57 PM
The graphic pictured above gave a global breakdown of how much petroleum is used by countries, regions and continents ... of data direct from BP - it's an amazing insight to the world's consumption and production of energy. We've extracted a few of ...