Country Comparison > Natural gas - production > TOP 10

RankCountryNatural gas - production (cubic meters)
1United States681,400,008,704
8Saudi Arabia103,199,997,952

Definition: This entry is the total natural gas produced 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, 2014

See also: Natural gas - production map

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