|Rank||Country||Natural gas - consumption (cubic meters)|
|13||United Arab Emirates||59,080,000,000|
|32||Trinidad and Tobago||21,970,000,000|
|96||Congo, Republic of the||530,000,000|
|97||Bosnia and Herzegovina||390,000,000|
|102||Papua New Guinea||130,000,000|
|112||Antigua and Barbuda||0|
|128||Central African Republic||0|
|129||Congo, Democratic Republic of the||0|
|140||Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)||0|
|186||British Virgin Islands||0|
|193||Saint Vincent and the Grenadines||0|
|197||Saint Pierre and Miquelon||0|
|198||Saint Kitts and Nevis||0|
|204||Turks and Caicos Islands||0|
|207||Sao Tome and Principe||0|
Definition: This entry is the total natural gas consumed 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, 2012See also: Natural gas - consumption map
China grapples with natural-gas shortage
Marketwatch - 12/4/2013 2:53:24 AM
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World Oil & Gas Pipe Market
HispanicBusiness.com - 12/3/2013 4:52:06 PM
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Here's Why Developing Countries Will Consume 65% of the World's Energy by 2040
Atlantic Online - 12/3/2013 6:46:38 PM
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SteelGuru - 6/20/2012 3:15:53 AM
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How to Play the Largest Shale Gas Reserves in the World
The Motley Fool - 12/3/2013 2:07:28 PM
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circleofblue.org - 6/1/2011 11:59:53 PM
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agprofessional.com - 1/2/2013 5:02:51 PM
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How to Convert the Country to Natural Gas, by T. Boone Pickens
Businessweek - 4/11/2013 3:41:14 PM
... already got 40,000 trucks on LNG [liquefied natural gas], and they import the stuff. And here we are in the U.S., with more natural gas than any other country in the world, and we aren’t doing a thing about it. It’s just amazing to me ...
Report: World Gains From US Natural Gas Abundance
Voice of America - 7/24/2011 11:54:17 PM
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Japan Became First Country in the World to Extract Natural Gas from Methane Hydrate
jagranjosh.com - 3/13/2013 4:34:07 AM
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Think Progress - 12/3/2013 5:49:22 PM
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theenergycollective.com - 12/4/2013 3:10:42 PM
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NPR News - 10/17/2013 8:46:48 PM
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DailyWealth - 11/30/2012 5:49:09 PM
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The Business Insider - 6/5/2011 11:55:08 PM
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