Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012See also: Oil consumption per capita map
India Challenges Developed Countries on Sustainable Development, Consumption
The New Indian Express - 10/16/2014 6:42:55 PM
On the Human Development Index (HDI), countries having a score of 0.9 or more have per capita energy consumption of at least 2.5 tonnes oil equivalent (toe) per year, he said. The HDI, developed by the UN Development Programme, assigns a number to each ...
What foods does each country eat? These charts break it down.
Vox - 10/20/2014 1:16:03 PM
The amount of calories available for each person in the world has risen ... the United States. Per capita meat consumption also appears to have peaked in Argentina, Japan, Spain, Germany, and the United Kingdom. (One curious country is Germany, where ...
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 ...
Foreign Affairs - 10/20/2014 6:52:30 PM
From 1990 to 2011, household consumption per capita in the postcommunist countries grew, on average, by 88 percent, compared with an average increase of 56 percent elsewhere in the world ... developed democracies, oil-rich dictatorships (mostly in the ...
Reforming Energy Subsidies Could Boost Growth and Create Jobs in the Middle East and North Africa Countries
The World Bank - 10/8/2014 3:10:30 PM
Economic growth could reach 5.2 percent depending on domestic consumption ... high-income countries (all hydrocarbon exporters in the Persian Gulf), but a combination of structural problems and potential weaknesses in the world oil market could limit ...
Are Declining Oil Prices Increasing the Risks to OPEC, U.S. Energy Security or Clean Fuels Supplies?
The Energy Collective - 10/23/2014 5:37:21 PM
By releasing large volumes of IEA Strategic Petroleum Reserve oil World supply-demand balances were directionally restored, which helped mitigate further market price increases mid-2011. Due to a combination of major Countries’ economies slowing again ...
Will oil prices continue to decrease?
Rediff India Abroad - 10/23/2014 12:00:55 PM
Pushing a barrel of oil back to around $100 would require a reduction ... first, Saudi Arabia's per capita energy consumption is the highest in the world due to a considerable waste of energy that all efforts deployed so far have been unable to constrain.
Falling oil prices shake up global economies
Herald-Dispatch - 10/19/2014 3:51:44 AM
Oil consumption globally is 91 million barrels per day. That means the world's oil producing countries and companies are bringing in as much as $2.8 billion less in revenue every day -- and consumers, shippers and airlines are saving a comparable amount on ...
Climate Equity: A Tale of 4 Countries
WRI - 10/21/2014 2:40:46 PM
Two “slices” in particular—historical emissions per capita and GDP per capita—go out to the edge of the circle, meaning that the country ranks fairly high in those indicators as compared to all other countries in the world. The United States ...
Worries over Nigeria’s diminishing oil wealth
The Nation - 10/18/2014 10:43:56 PM
The fate of Nigeria’s oil wealth may be hanging on the precipice as the country’s refining capacity keeps ... energy challenges are only partly overcome. In 2040, energy consumption per capita remains very low, and the widespread use of fuelwood ...
Saudi Arabia supplies less oil in September despite output rise
Reuters - 10/23/2014 1:41:08 PM
Crude supplies from the OPEC heavyweight fell by some 328,000 barrels per day, to 9.36 million ... Saudi Arabia is likely to keep its oil production steady throughout the rest of the year as world oil consumption is expected to rise and domestic demand ...
Global oil supply edged up by 500,000 bpd in 2013: OAPEC
Kuwait Times - 10/23/2014 6:27:28 PM
KUWAIT: Total global oil supplies involving crude and natural gas liquids (NGLs) remarkably shot up by 500,000 barrels per ... world economic slowdown. The economic growth rates of industrialized states which possess around 51 percent of global oil ...
8 Pieces Of Our Oil-Price Predicament
investing.com - 10/23/2014 5:48:41 AM
If countries are entering into ... But worldwide, oil consumption is forecast to increase by only 700,000 barrels per day in 2014, according to the IEA. Dumping more oil onto the world market that it needs is likely to contribute to falling prices.
8 Reasons For Our Oil Price Predicament
Oil Price - 10/23/2014 11:20:57 PM
If countries are entering into ... But worldwide, oil consumption is forecast to increase by only 700,000 barrels per day in 2014, according to the IEA. Dumping more oil onto the world market than it needs is likely to contribute to falling prices.
Crude oil trading outlook: futures gain as China demand rises, ample supply weighs
binarytribune.com - 10/21/2014 7:52:45 AM
Oil prices drew support on Tuesday after China’s National Bureau of Statistics reported a jump in Chinese oil demand. Implied oil consumption rose ... quarterly and annual. GDP per capita generally represents a country's standard of living.