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Definition: This entry is the stock of proved reserves of crude oil in barrels (bbl). Proved reserves are those quantities of petroleum which, by analysis of geological and engineering data, can be estimated with a high degree of confidence to be commercially recoverable from a given date forward, from known reservoirs and under current economic conditions.

Description: The map displayed here shows how Oil - proved reserves varies by country. The shade of the country corresponds to the magnitude of the indicator. The darker the shade, the higher the value.

Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014

See also: Oil - proved reserves bar chart

 

Country NameOil - proved reserves (bbl)Year of Estimate
Venezuela297,599,991,8082013
Saudi Arabia267,899,994,1122013
Canada173,100,007,4242013
Iran154,599,997,4402013
Iraq141,399,998,4642013
Kuwait103,999,995,9042013
United Arab Emirates97,800,003,5842013
Russia80,000,000,0002013
Libya48,009,998,3362013
Nigeria37,199,998,9762013
Kazakhstan30,000,001,0242013
Qatar25,379,999,7442013
United States20,679,999,4882013
China17,300,000,7682013
Brazil13,150,000,1282013
Algeria12,199,999,4882013
Angola10,469,999,6162013
Mexico10,259,999,7442013
Ecuador8,240,000,0002013
Azerbaijan7,000,000,0002013
Oman5,500,000,2562013
India5,475,999,7442013
Norway5,366,000,1282010
Egypt4,400,000,0002013
Vietnam4,400,000,0002013
Indonesia4,030,000,1282013
Malaysia4,000,000,0002013
United Kingdom3,121,999,8722013
Yemen3,000,000,0002013
Argentina2,804,999,9362013
Uganda2,500,000,0002010
Syria2,500,000,0002013
Colombia2,200,000,0002013
Gabon2,000,000,0002013
Congo, Republic of the1,600,000,0002013
Chad1,500,000,0002013
Australia1,432,999,9362013
Sudan1,250,000,0002013
Brunei1,100,000,0002013
Equatorial Guinea1,100,000,0002013
Denmark805,000,0002013
Trinidad and Tobago728,300,0322013
Ghana660,000,0002013
Romania600,000,0002013
Turkmenistan600,000,0002013
Uzbekistan594,000,0002013
Peru579,200,0002013
Italy521,300,0002013
Thailand453,300,0002013
Tunisia425,000,0002013
Ukraine395,000,0002013
Netherlands352,000,0002013
Turkey270,400,0002013
Germany254,200,0002013
Pakistan247,500,0002013
Bolivia209,800,0002013
Cameroon200,000,0002013
Belarus198,000,0002013
Congo, Democratic Republic of the180,000,0002013
Albania172,400,0002013
Poland156,500,0002010
Papua New Guinea154,300,0002013
Chile150,000,0002013
Spain150,000,0002013
Philippines138,500,0002013
Bahrain124,600,0002013
Cuba124,000,0002013
Cote d'Ivoire100,000,0002013
France85,180,0002013
Austria85,000,0002012
Guatemala83,070,0002013
New Zealand81,400,0002013
Serbia77,500,0002013
Suriname76,800,0002013
Croatia71,000,0002013
Burma50,000,0002013
Japan44,120,0002013
Kyrgyzstan40,000,0002013
Georgia35,000,0002013
Bangladesh28,000,0002013
Hungary27,320,0002013
Mauritania20,000,0002013
South Africa15,000,0002013
Bulgaria15,000,0002013
Czech Republic15,000,0002013
Lithuania12,000,0002013
Tajikistan12,000,0002013
Israel11,500,0002013
Greece10,000,0002013
Slovakia9,000,0002013
Benin8,000,0002013
Belize6,700,0002013
Taiwan2,380,0002013
Barbados2,260,0002013
Jordan1,000,0002013
Morocco680,0002013
Ethiopia430,0002013
Moldova7,3302013
Malawi02013
Montenegro02012
Macedonia02013
Mali02013
Mauritius02013
Madagascar02013
Macau02013
Lesotho02013
Luxembourg02013
Liberia02013
Laos02013
Lebanon02013
Latvia02013
Iceland02013
Kenya02013
Jamaica02013
Korea, North02013
Kiribati02013
Korea, South02014
Senegal02013
Slovenia02013
Sierra Leone02013
Singapore02013
Somalia02013
Puerto Rico02013
Rwanda02013
Guinea-Bissau02013
Panama02010
Portugal02013
Malta02014
Mozambique02013
New Caledonia02013
Vanuatu02013
Nicaragua02013
Paraguay02013
Nepal02013
Nauru02013
Botswana02013
Belgium02013
Bahamas, The02013
Bosnia and Herzegovina02013
Armenia02013
Antigua and Barbuda02013
Burundi02013
Solomon Islands02013
Bhutan02013
Cayman Islands02013
Sri Lanka02013
Cambodia02013
Grenada02013
Greenland02013
Guinea02013
Guyana02013
Haiti02013
Hong Kong02013
Honduras02013
Finland02013
Fiji02013
Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)02013
Gambia, The02013
Cape Verde02013
Ireland02013
Estonia02013
Eritrea02013
El Salvador02013
Comoros02013
Costa Rica02013
Central African Republic02013
Djibouti02013
Dominica02013
Dominican Republic02013
East Timor02013
Tonga02010
Togo02013
Sao Tome and Principe02010
Saint Lucia02013
Saint Kitts and Nevis02013
Seychelles02010
Sweden02013
Switzerland02013
Tanzania02014
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines02013
Burkina Faso02013
Uruguay02009
Zambia02013
Zimbabwe02013
Namibia02013
Western Sahara02013
Samoa02013
Swaziland02010
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