Summary Table(Data shown is for 2016, the latest year with complete data in all categoreies)
Coal Reserves in Nigeria
See also: List of countries by Coal Reserves
Nigeria holds 379 million tons (MMst) of proven coal reserves as of 2016, ranking 44th in the world and accounting for about
0% of the world's total coal reserves of 1,139,471 million tons (MMst).
Nigeria has proven reserves equivalent to 1,961.4 times its annual consumption. This means it has about 1,961 years of Coal left (at current consumption levels and excluding unproven reserves).
Global Rank: 44th
| Share of World: 0.03 %
1,961 years of Coal left
(at current consumption levels)
History of Coal Reserves in Nigeria
Coal Consumption in Nigeria
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- Nigeria consumes 193,330 Tons (short tons, "st") of Coal per year as of the year 2016.
- Nigeria ranks 93rd in the world for Coal consumption, accounting for about 0.0% of the world's total consumption of 1,139,471,430 tons.
- Nigeria consumes 1,040 cubic feet of Coal per capita every year (based on the 2016 population of 185,960,241 people), or 3 cubic feet per capita per day.
Coal Production in Nigeria
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- Nigeria produces
50,706.26 tons (short tons, "st") of Coal per year (as of 2016) ranking 61st in the world.
- Nigeria imports 243% of its Coal consumption (469,315 tons in 2016).
History of Coal Consumption and Production