Country Comparison > Natural gas - proved reserves

RankCountryNatural gas - proved reserves (cubic meters)
1Russia47,799,999,660,032
2Iran33,720,000,053,248
3Qatar24,069,999,165,440
4Saudi Arabia8,619,000,070,144
5Turkmenistan7,503,999,926,272
6United Arab Emirates6,091,000,250,368
7Venezuela5,739,000,102,912
8Nigeria5,475,000,123,392
9China5,440,000,229,376
10Algeria4,503,999,873,024
11Iraq3,820,000,116,736
12Indonesia2,865,999,904,768
13Mozambique2,832,000,090,112
14Kazakhstan2,406,999,916,544
15Egypt2,185,999,941,632
16Canada2,055,999,979,520
17Australia1,989,000,036,352
18Uzbekistan1,840,999,956,480
19Kuwait1,784,000,020,480
20Norway1,781,999,992,832
21Libya1,505,000,030,208
22India1,290,000,007,168
23Malaysia1,183,000,035,328
24Ukraine1,104,000,057,344
25Azerbaijan991,100,010,496
26Netherlands801,400,029,184
27Vietnam699,399,995,392
28Oman651,299,979,264
29Burma637,100,032,000
30Pakistan588,800,000,000
31Yemen478,499,995,648
32Peru455,900,004,352
33Trinidad and Tobago447,399,985,152
34Brazil377,400,000,512
35Argentina336,600,006,656
36Angola308,100,005,888
37Bolivia295,899,987,968
38Mexico279,799,988,224
39Brunei260,499,996,672
40Syria240,699,998,208
41Papua New Guinea210,499,993,600
42East Timor199,999,995,904
43Thailand193,399,996,416
44Bangladesh185,799,999,488
45Israel176,000,008,192
46United Kingdom176,000,008,192
47Cameroon135,099,998,208
48Colombia113,900,003,328
49Romania105,500,000,256
50Philippines98,540,003,328
51Chile97,970,003,968
52Bahrain92,030,001,152
53Congo, Republic of the90,609,999,872
54Sudan84,949,999,616
55Poland79,789,998,080
56Cuba70,789,996,544
57Tunisia65,130,000,384
58South Sudan63,709,999,104
59Namibia62,290,001,920
60Rwanda56,630,001,664
61Afghanistan49,550,000,128
62Serbia48,140,001,280
63Germany39,500,001,280
64Italy38,109,999,104
65Equatorial Guinea36,809,998,336
66New Zealand33,699,999,744
67Mauritania28,320,000,000
68Gabon28,320,000,000
69Ethiopia24,920,000,512
70Croatia24,920,000,512
71Ghana22,649,999,360
72Japan20,899,999,744
73Slovakia14,160,000,000
74Uganda14,160,000,000
75Denmark12,860,000,256
76Ecuador10,899,999,744
77Ireland9,911,000,064
78Georgia8,495,000,064
79France8,409,999,872
80Korea, South7,079,000,064
81Hungary6,598,000,128
82Austria6,512,999,936
83Tanzania6,512,999,936
84Taiwan6,229,000,192
85Jordan6,031,000,064
86Kyrgyzstan5,663,000,064
87Bulgaria5,663,000,064
88Tajikistan5,663,000,064
89Somalia5,663,000,064
90Turkey5,096,999,936
91Czech Republic3,964,000,000
92Guatemala2,960,000,000
93Belarus2,832,000,000
94Spain2,548,000,000
95Morocco1,444,000,000
96Benin1,132,999,936
97Congo, Democratic Republic of the991,100,032
98Greece991,100,032
99Albania821,200,000
100Barbados141,600,000
101Botswana0
102Bermuda0
103Belgium0
104Bahamas, The0
105Armenia0
106Andorra0
107American Samoa0
108Aruba0
109Antigua and Barbuda0
110Belize0
111Bosnia and Herzegovina0
112Solomon Islands0
113Bhutan0
114Burundi0
115Cambodia0
116Chad0
117Sri Lanka0
118Cayman Islands0
119Costa Rica0
120Central African Republic0
121Comoros0
122Cape Verde0
123Cook Islands0
124Djibouti0
125Dominica0
126Dominican Republic0
127Fiji0
128Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)0
129Micronesia, Federated States of0
130Faroe Islands0
131French Polynesia0
132Estonia0
133Eritrea0
134El Salvador0
135Gambia, The0
136Gibraltar0
137Grenada0
138Greenland0
139Guam0
140Guinea0
141Guyana0
142Haiti0
143Hong Kong0
144Honduras0
145Iceland0
146Jamaica0
147Korea, North0
148Kiribati0
149Kenya0
150Laos0
151Lebanon0
152Latvia0
153Lithuania0
154Liberia0
155Madagascar0
156Macau0
157Mongolia0
158Montserrat0
159Malawi0
160Montenegro0
161Macedonia0
162Mali0
163Mauritius0
164Malta0
165Lesotho0
166Luxembourg0
167Kosovo0
168Maldives0
169New Caledonia0
170Niue0
171Niger0
172Vanuatu0
173Nepal0
174Nauru0
175Suriname0
176Nicaragua0
177Paraguay0
178Guinea-Bissau0
179Panama0
180Portugal0
181Saint Lucia0
182Puerto Rico0
183Saint Pierre and Miquelon0
184Saint Kitts and Nevis0
185Seychelles0
186South Africa0
187Senegal0
188Saint Helena0
189Sierra Leone0
190Singapore0
191Sweden0
192Turks and Caicos Islands0
193Tonga0
194Togo0
195Sao Tome and Principe0
196United States0
197Burkina Faso0
198Uruguay0
199West Bank0
200Western Sahara0
201Samoa0
202Swaziland0
203Saint Vincent and the Grenadines0
204British Virgin Islands0
205Zambia0
206Zimbabwe0
207Virgin Islands0

Definition: This entry is the stock of proved reserves of natural gas in cubic meters (cu m). Proved reserves are those quantities of natural gas, 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, 2020

See also: Natural gas - proved reserves map

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