Country Comparison > Oil - proved reserves

RankCountryOil - proved reserves (bbl)
1Venezuela299,999,985,664
2Saudi Arabia268,999,999,488
3Canada171,000,004,608
4Iran157,800,005,632
5Iraq142,999,994,368
6Kuwait103,999,995,904
7United Arab Emirates98,000,003,072
8Russia80,000,000,000
9Libya48,360,001,536
10Nigeria36,999,999,488
11United States36,520,001,536
12Kazakhstan30,000,001,024
13Qatar24,999,999,488
14China24,999,999,488
15Brazil16,000,000,000
16Algeria12,000,000,000
17Mexico9,699,999,744
18Ecuador8,832,000,000
19Angola8,400,000,000
20Azerbaijan7,000,000,000
21India5,674,999,808
22Oman5,299,999,744
23Norway5,100,000,256
24Sudan5,000,000,000
25Vietnam4,400,000,000
26Egypt4,400,000,000
27South Sudan3,750,000,128
28Indonesia3,700,000,000
29Malaysia3,600,000,000
30Yemen3,000,000,000
31United Kingdom2,800,000,000
32Albania2,616,000,000
33Uganda2,500,000,000
34Syria2,500,000,000
35Argentina2,400,000,000
36Colombia2,300,000,000
37Gabon2,000,000,000
38Congo, Republic of the1,600,000,000
39Chad1,500,000,000
40Australia1,200,000,000
41Brunei1,100,000,000
42Equatorial Guinea1,100,000,000
43Peru700,000,000
44Trinidad and Tobago700,000,000
45Ghana660,000,000
46Denmark611,000,000
47Romania600,000,000
48Turkmenistan600,000,000
49Uzbekistan600,000,000
50Italy544,499,968
51Japan541,600,000
52Ukraine400,000,000
53Thailand400,000,000
54Tunisia400,000,000
55Pakistan370,000,000
56Serbia366,500,000
57Turkey334,500,000
58Bolivia209,800,000
59Belarus200,000,000
60Cameroon200,000,000
61Papua New Guinea200,000,000
62Congo, Democratic Republic of the180,000,000
63Chile150,000,000
64Niger150,000,000
65Spain150,000,000
66Netherlands144,700,000
67Cuba124,000,000
68Germany100,000,000
69Bahrain100,000,000
70Poland100,000,000
71Cote d'Ivoire100,000,000
72Philippines100,000,000
73Suriname88,970,000
74France84,080,000
75Guatemala83,070,000
76Croatia71,000,000
77New Zealand67,200,000
78Burma50,000,000
79Austria47,500,000
80Kyrgyzstan40,000,000
81Georgia35,000,000
82Bangladesh28,000,000
83Hungary27,190,000
84Mauritania20,000,000
85Bulgaria15,000,000
86South Africa15,000,000
87Israel13,950,000
88Lithuania12,000,000
89Tajikistan12,000,000
90Taiwan10,060,000
91Greece10,000,000
92Slovakia9,000,000
93Benin8,000,000
94Belize6,700,000
95Barbados2,530,000
96Jordan1,000,000
97Morocco680,000
98Ethiopia430,000
99Macedonia2,551
100Mali0
101Lesotho0
102Luxembourg0
103Mauritius0
104Malta0
105Vanuatu0
106Maldives0
107Mozambique0
108New Caledonia0
109Niue0
110Nicaragua0
111Paraguay0
112Nepal0
113Nauru0
114Panama0
115Portugal0
116Guinea-Bissau0
117Marshall Islands0
118Kenya0
119Jamaica0
120Iceland0
121Guinea0
122Guyana0
123Gaza Strip0
124Haiti0
125Hong Kong0
126Honduras0
127Liberia0
128Korea, North0
129Kiribati0
130Laos0
131Lebanon0
132Latvia0
133Madagascar0
134Macau0
135Moldova0
136Mongolia0
137Montserrat0
138Malawi0
139Montenegro0
140Finland0
141Fiji0
142Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)0
143Micronesia, Federated States of0
144Faroe Islands0
145French Polynesia0
146Gambia, The0
147Guam0
148Gibraltar0
149Grenada0
150Greenland0
151Cape Verde0
152Cook Islands0
153Ireland0
154Estonia0
155Eritrea0
156El Salvador0
157Comoros0
158Costa Rica0
159Central African Republic0
160Djibouti0
161Dominica0
162Dominican Republic0
163Botswana0
164Bermuda0
165Belgium0
166Bahamas, The0
167Bosnia and Herzegovina0
168Armenia0
169Andorra0
170American Samoa0
171Aruba0
172Antigua and Barbuda0
173Afghanistan0
174Solomon Islands0
175Burundi0
176Bhutan0
177Cayman Islands0
178Sri Lanka0
179Cambodia0
180Curacao0
181Tuvalu0
182East Timor0
183Switzerland0
184Turks and Caicos Islands0
185Tokelau0
186Tonga0
187Togo0
188Sao Tome and Principe0
189Senegal0
190Saint Helena0
191Slovenia0
192Sierra Leone0
193Singapore0
194Somalia0
195Saint Lucia0
196Sweden0
197Puerto Rico0
198Rwanda0
199Saint Pierre and Miquelon0
200Saint Kitts and Nevis0
201Seychelles0
202Tanzania0
203Saint Vincent and the Grenadines0
204Burkina Faso0
205Uruguay0
206Zambia0
207Zimbabwe0
208British Virgin Islands0
209Virgin Islands0
210Namibia0
211West Bank0
212Western Sahara0
213Samoa0
214Swaziland0

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.

Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2017

See also: Oil - proved reserves map

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