Afghanistan Natural Gas

Summary Table

  Million Cubic Ft
(MMcf)
Global Rank
1,750,000 62nd in the world
6,675 79th in the world
5,163 104th in the world
Yearly Surplus
+ 1,512  
Gas Imports
0  
Gas Exports
0  
0  
(Data shown is for 2015, the latest year with complete data in all categoreies)

Gas Reserves in Afghanistan

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Afghanistan holds 1.75 trillion cubic feet (Tcf) of proven gas reserves as of 2017, ranking 62nd in the world and accounting for about 0.025% of the world's total natural gas reserves of 6,923 Tcf.

Afghanistan has proven reserves equivalent to 299.8 times its annual consumption. This means it has about 300 years of gas left (at current consumption levels and excluding unproven reserves).

Afghanistan Gas Reserves
1,750,000 MMcf
Global Rank: 62nd | Share of World's Gas: 0.025 %
300 years of natural gas left
(at current consumption levels)

History of Gas Reserves in Afghanistan

Gas Consumption in Afghanistan

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  • Afghanistan consumes 5,838 million cubic feet (MMcf) of natural gas per year as of the year 2017.
  • Afghanistan ranks 104th in the world for natural gas consumption, accounting for about 0.004% of the world's total consumption of 132,290,211 MMcf.
  • Afghanistan consumes 161 cubic feet of natural gas per capita every year (based on the 2017 population of 36,296,113 people), or 0 cubic feet per capita per day.

Gas Production in Afghanistan

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  • Afghanistan produces 6,674.54 million cubic feet (MMcf) of natural gas per year (as of 2015) ranking 79th in the world.

Gas Imports and Exports

  • Afghanistan does not import nor exports any natural gas (as of 2015).

History of Gas Consumption and Production

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