Brazil Natural Gas

Summary Table

  Million Cubic Ft
(MMcf)
Global Rank
16,172,000 33rd in the world
1,238,144 28th in the world
1,391,058 27th in the world
Yearly Deficit
-152,914  
Gas Imports
670,279  
Gas Exports
66  
670,213  
(Data shown is for 2015, the latest year with complete data in all categoreies)

Gas Reserves in Brazil

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Brazil holds 15 trillion cubic feet (Tcf) of proven gas reserves as of 2017, ranking 33rd in the world and accounting for about 0% of the world's total natural gas reserves of 6,923 Tcf.

Brazil has proven reserves equivalent to 12.5 times its annual consumption. This means it has about 13 years of gas left (at current consumption levels and excluding unproven reserves).

Brazil Gas Reserves
15,184,000 MMcf
Global Rank: 33rd | Share of World's Gas: 0.22 %
13 years of natural gas left
(at current consumption levels)

History of Gas Reserves in Brazil

Gas Consumption in Brazil

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  • Brazil consumes 1,212,940 million cubic feet (MMcf) of natural gas per year as of the year 2017.
  • Brazil ranks 27th in the world for natural gas consumption, accounting for about 0.9% of the world's total consumption of 132,290,211 MMcf.
  • Brazil consumes 5,836 cubic feet of natural gas per capita every year (based on the 2017 population of 207,833,823 people), or 16 cubic feet per capita per day.

Gas Production in Brazil

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  • Brazil produces 1,238,143.90 million cubic feet (MMcf) of natural gas per year (as of 2015) ranking 28th in the world.

Gas Imports

  • Brazil imports 48% of its natural gas consumption (670,213 MMcf in 2015).

History of Gas Consumption and Production

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