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
India Outpacing China’s Oil Demand
The Wall Street Journal - 9/1/2014 6:00:15 AM
India’s oil demand has grown faster than China’s so far this year, highlighting slowing energy demand in the world ... oil demand in both countries is for diesel, the most widely consumed liquid fuel in Asia. China’s diesel consumption has shown ...
Palm Oil Prices Seen Near Bottom by Oil World on Demand
Bloomberg - 9/2/2014 1:22:52 PM
Palm oil consumption in the Netherlands jumped 22 percent to ... little changed from the same time last year, Oil World said. The country’s imports of biodiesel increased more than tenfold to 510,000 tons in January through July, Oil World said.
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.
China has more shale gas than any other country. But getting it out of the ground could be disastrous
Quartz - 9/2/2014 6:45:00 PM
The Middle Kingdom is thought to have the world’s largest ... of recoverable shale oil—more than 30 trillion cubic meters (1,115 trillion cubic feet) of shale gas—nearly twice what the US claims. This is exciting news for a country that consumes ...
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 ...
Which countries use the most oil?
Greenbang - 3/25/2012 11:57:13 PM
Who uses the most oil ... period, consumption in the US rose by 2.0 percent. Its demand, however, still remains below the pre-economic crisis peak of 20.8 million barrels per day, reached in 2005. It’s a trend oil-watchers around the world are paying ...
12 Ecologically Sustainable Countries and Why They Should Be Admired
Alter Net - 8/28/2014 11:58:44 PM
The country also charges a carbon tax to discourage oil ... in the world due to its massive biological capacity and abundance of forests, which luckily service a very small population. The country is one of only a handful where its overall consumption ...
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 ...
Drought in Spain means massive olive oil shortage in months ahead
Natural News - 9/1/2014 3:32:54 PM
Based on data compiled by the oilseed forecasting agency Oil World, the spring rains ... steadily growing demand from developing countries like India and China, which have helped contribute to the current global consumption level of 2.3 million tons ...
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 ...
What's keeping oil prices below $100 a barrel?
Market Intelligence Center - 8/22/2014 9:46:51 AM
According to the Energy Information Administration (EIA), which provides official energy statistics from the U.S. Government, world crude consumption ... country to sell the commodity, we are likely to experience a pressure in the price of a barrel of oil.
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 place ... If we look at per capita energy consumption since 1965 by country based on BP data, we find very different patterns: Figure 7. Per capita energy consumption for selected ...