Australia Natural Gas

Summary Table

  Million Cubic Ft
(MMcf)
Global Rank
30,400,000 27th in the world
2,384,328 16th in the world
1,406,950 25th in the world
Yearly Surplus
+ 977,378  
Gas Imports
225,062  
Gas Exports
1,202,970  
977,908  
(Data shown is for 2015, the latest year with complete data in all categoreies)

Gas Reserves in Australia

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Australia holds 70 trillion cubic feet (Tcf) of proven gas reserves as of 2017, ranking 27th in the world and accounting for about 1% of the world's total natural gas reserves of 6,923 Tcf.

Australia has proven reserves equivalent to 43.9 times its annual consumption. This means it has about 44 years of gas left (at current consumption levels and excluding unproven reserves).

Australia Gas Reserves
70,230,000 MMcf
Global Rank: 27th | Share of World's Gas: 1.01 %
44 years of natural gas left
(at current consumption levels)

History of Gas Reserves in Australia

Gas Consumption in Australia

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  • Australia consumes 1,597,955 million cubic feet (MMcf) of natural gas per year as of the year 2017.
  • Australia ranks 25th in the world for natural gas consumption, accounting for about 1.2% of the world's total consumption of 132,290,211 MMcf.
  • Australia consumes 64,998 cubic feet of natural gas per capita every year (based on the 2017 population of 24,584,620 people), or 178 cubic feet per capita per day.

Gas Production in Australia

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  • Australia produces 2,384,327.54 million cubic feet (MMcf) of natural gas per year (as of 2015) ranking 16th in the world.

Gas Exports

  • Australia exports 41% of its natural gas production (977,908 MMcf in 2015).

History of Gas Consumption and Production

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