India Natural Gas

Summary Table

  Million Cubic Ft
(MMcf)
Global Rank
50,398,000 22nd in the world
1,133,364 29th in the world
1,753,143 14th in the world
Yearly Deficit
-619,778  
Gas Imports
659,331  
Gas Exports
9,535  
649,796  
(Data shown is for 2015, the latest year with complete data in all categoreies)

Gas Reserves in India

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India holds 43 trillion cubic feet (Tcf) of proven gas reserves as of 2017, ranking 22nd in the world and accounting for about 1% of the world's total natural gas reserves of 6,923 Tcf.

India has proven reserves equivalent to 22.1 times its annual consumption. This means it has about 22 years of gas left (at current consumption levels and excluding unproven reserves).

India Gas Reserves
43,344,000 MMcf
Global Rank: 22nd | Share of World's Gas: 0.63 %
22 years of natural gas left
(at current consumption levels)

History of Gas Reserves in India

Gas Consumption in India

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  • India consumes 1,957,546 million cubic feet (MMcf) of natural gas per year as of the year 2017.
  • India ranks 14th in the world for natural gas consumption, accounting for about 1.5% of the world's total consumption of 132,290,211 MMcf.
  • India consumes 1,462 cubic feet of natural gas per capita every year (based on the 2017 population of 1,338,676,785 people), or 4 cubic feet per capita per day.

Gas Production in India

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  • India produces 1,133,364.30 million cubic feet (MMcf) of natural gas per year (as of 2015) ranking 29th in the world.

Gas Imports

  • India imports 37% of its natural gas consumption (649,796 MMcf in 2015).

History of Gas Consumption and Production

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