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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, 2019

See also: Oil - proved reserves bar chart

 

CountryOil - proved reserves (bbl)Year
Venezuela302,300,004,3522019
Saudi Arabia266,200,006,6562019
Canada170,499,997,6962019
Iran157,200,007,1682019
Iraq148,799,995,9042019
Kuwait101,500,002,3042019
United Arab Emirates97,800,003,5842019
Russia80,000,000,0002019
Libya48,360,001,5362019
Nigeria37,449,998,3362019
Kazakhstan30,000,001,0242019
China25,629,999,1042019
Qatar25,240,000,5122019
Brazil12,629,999,6162019
Algeria12,199,999,4882019
Angola9,523,000,3202019
Ecuador8,272,999,9362019
Azerbaijan7,000,000,0002019
Mexico6,630,000,1282019
Norway6,376,000,0002019
Oman5,373,000,1922019
Sudan5,000,000,0002019
India4,495,000,0642019
Egypt4,400,000,0002019
Vietnam4,400,000,0002019
Malaysia3,600,000,0002019
Indonesia3,310,000,1282019
Yemen3,000,000,0002019
Uganda2,500,000,0002019
Syria2,500,000,0002019
Argentina2,161,999,8722019
United Kingdom2,068,999,9362019
Gabon2,000,000,0002019
Australia1,820,999,9362019
Colombia1,664,999,9362019
Congo, Republic of the1,600,000,0002019
Chad1,500,000,0002019
Brunei1,100,000,0002019
Equatorial Guinea1,100,000,0002019
Ghana660,000,0002019
Romania600,000,0002019
Turkmenistan600,000,0002019
Uzbekistan594,000,0002019
Italy487,800,0002019
Denmark439,000,0002019
Peru434,900,0002019
Tunisia425,000,0002019
Ukraine395,000,0002019
Thailand349,400,0002019
Turkey341,600,0002019
Pakistan332,200,0002019
Trinidad and Tobago243,000,0002019
Bolivia211,500,0002019
Cameroon200,000,0002019
Belarus198,000,0002019
Papua New Guinea183,800,0002019
Congo, Democratic Republic of the180,000,0002019
Albania168,300,0002019
Chile150,000,0002019
Niger150,000,0002019
Spain150,000,0002019
Burma139,000,0002019
Philippines138,500,0002019
Germany129,600,0002019
Poland126,000,0002019
Bahrain124,600,0002019
Cuba124,000,0002019
Cote d'Ivoire100,000,0002019
Suriname84,200,0002019
Guatemala83,070,0002019
Netherlands81,130,0002019
Serbia77,500,0002019
Croatia71,000,0002019
France65,970,0002019
New Zealand51,800,0002019
Japan44,120,0002019
Austria41,200,0002019
Kyrgyzstan40,000,0002019
Georgia35,000,0002019
Bangladesh28,000,0002019
Hungary24,000,0002019
Mauritania20,000,0002019
Bulgaria15,000,0002019
Czech Republic15,000,0002019
South Africa15,000,0002019
Israel12,730,0002019
Lithuania12,000,0002019
Tajikistan12,000,0002019
Greece10,000,0002019
Slovakia9,000,0002019
Benin8,000,0002019
Belize6,700,0002019
Barbados2,534,0002019
Taiwan2,380,0002019
Jordan1,000,0002019
Morocco684,0002019
Ethiopia428,0002019
Gambia, The02019
Finland02019
Fiji02019
Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)02019
Grenada02019
Greenland02019
Guinea02019
Guyana02019
Haiti02019
Hong Kong02019
Honduras02019
Cape Verde02019
Ireland02019
Estonia02019
Eritrea02019
El Salvador02019
Comoros02019
Costa Rica02019
Central African Republic02019
Djibouti02019
Dominica02019
Dominican Republic02019
Botswana02019
Belgium02019
Bahamas, The02019
Bosnia and Herzegovina02019
Antigua and Barbuda02019
Afghanistan02019
Armenia02019
Andorra02019
Solomon Islands02019
Burundi02019
Bhutan02019
Cayman Islands02019
Sri Lanka02019
Cambodia02019
Mauritius02019
Malta02019
Mozambique02019
New Caledonia02019
Vanuatu02019
Nicaragua02019
Nepal02019
Nauru02019
Paraguay02019
Guinea-Bissau02019
Panama02019
Portugal02019
Puerto Rico02019
Rwanda02019
Saint Kitts and Nevis02019
Seychelles02019
Kenya02019
Korea, North02019
Kiribati02019
Jamaica02019
Iceland02019
Lesotho02019
Luxembourg02019
Liberia02019
Laos02019
Lebanon02019
Latvia02019
Madagascar02019
Macau02019
Moldova02019
Malawi02019
Montenegro02019
Macedonia02019
Mali02019
Tanzania02019
Tuvalu02019
East Timor02019
Burkina Faso02019
Uruguay02019
Namibia02019
Western Sahara02019
Samoa02019
Swaziland02019
Tonga02019
Togo02019
Sao Tome and Principe02019
Switzerland02019
Senegal02019
Slovenia02019
Sierra Leone02019
Singapore02019
Somalia02019
Saint Lucia02019
Sweden02019
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines02019
Zambia02019
Zimbabwe02019