Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: Oil consumption per capita map
These 2 emerging giants are the biggest beneficiaries of cheap oil
The Business Insider - 3/27/2015 8:17:08 PM
With a consumption of more than 3 million barrels of oil per day, India is the fourth largest global consumer of oil in the world. Since the country imports around 80% of its total crude oil requirement, cheap oil has drastically reduced India’s import ...
Chinese world’s third biggest drinkers
The Drinks Business - 3/26/2015 9:05:26 AM
The Chinese are fast becoming the world’s biggest ... the Chinese population, per capita consumption changes significantly rising to 15.1 litres of pure alcohol each year – higher than the UK, America and Ireland. The only countries that consume ...
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 ...
Nigeria, others, have world’s worst energy access — Report
Vanguard - 3/24/2015 5:33:04 AM
Nigeria and other countries of the Sub-Sahara African region have the world’s worst access ... Average electricity consumption in Sub-Saharan Africa, excluding South Africa, is only about 150 kilowatt-hours per capita. This is a fraction of consumption ...
India’s per capita Energy consumption one of the lowest in the world !
Trak.in - 4/6/2010 11:58:05 PM
in kilograms of oil equivalent, per capita. Just to give you an idea about how India compares with other economies in energy consumption – Indian used 510 kg of energy compared to U.S.A, which consumes 7,778 kg of energy per capita. The World average of ...
Some Arab countries have passed the U.S. in per capita oil consumption
Grist - 12/12/2007 11:59:15 PM
A fascinating and important article was the lead story in Sunday’s New York Times: The economies of many big oil-exporting countries are growing so fast … several of the world’s most ... United States in oil consumption per person.
You'll Never Guess Which Country Can't Get Enough of Nike (Hint: It's Not the U.S.)
The Motley Fool - 3/28/2015 2:32:21 PM
The article notes, Outsiders often regard the 30m Saudis as far behind the rest of the world. [...] But the country has also rapidly modernised since discovering its vast oil wealth. It has a GDP per capita of almost $26,000. Today thousands of its young ...
What’s Your Consumption Factor?
New York Times - 1/1/2008 11:57:00 PM
They note that populations of countries like Kenya are growing rapidly ... Already, China is competing with us for oil and metals on world markets. Per capita consumption rates in China are still about 11 times below ours, but let’s suppose they rise ...
Can Fisheries Survive The Oil Scare?
Modern Ghana - 3/26/2015 1:30:17 PM
Following the discovery of offshore oil in commercial quantities ... with very high fish consumption, pegging the country’s fish consumption at 27 kilograms per capita whilst the current world’s average stands at 15 kilogram per capita.
Chinese tax hikes slash fuel oil imports 30 per cent so far this year
Economic Times - 3/25/2015 11:36:57 AM
SINGAPORE: China's fuel oil imports have tumbled 30 per cent in the first two ... and is expected to weigh heavily on consumption of fuel oil, although crude oil imports have been buoyed by purchases for the country's strategic reserves.
The World Bank, Poverty Creation and the Banality of Evil
Truth Out - 3/24/2015 11:55:26 PM
World Bank ideology is deeply linked to the belief that corporate interests and country interests ... would require global GDP per capita to rise by more than 12 percent a year until 2030. That would mean global production and consumption would have ...
UAE Switches Off For Earth Hour Tonight: Moonlit Yoga To World Record Attempt
Abu Dhabi City Guide - 3/28/2015 12:30:39 PM
Its lights off for the UAE tonight as the country joins the global movement for Earth Hour, highlighting the need to combat climate change and embrace sustainability. The campaign, organised by the World ... per capita globally. EWS is asking supporters to ...
An Oil War in Libya, Not a War of Liberation
moroccoworldnews.com - 3/25/2015 6:07:40 AM
The main reason for the conflict is oil revenues. Libya saw the bloodiest ... staggering amount of weapons floating around the country. Libya has the largest number of weapons per capita in the whole world; these weapons were handed out to the people ...
The world's 10 biggest energy gluttons
CNBC - 9/30/2014 2:12:35 AM
Americans use a disproportionate part of the world's energy, but on a list of countries ... on "kilograms of oil equivalent," or units of energy equal to what's generated by one kilo of crude. It's important to note the top 10 per-capita energy-using ...
These maps show which countries use (and produce) the majority of our non-renewable energy resources
Global Post - 6/3/2014 12:44:39 AM
The heatmap below shows which countries in ... of barrels a country uses per day. Looking at this heatmap, we can instantly see how much more oil the United States is using compared to the rest of the world. Global Petroleum Consumption (Thousands of ...