Netherlands Natural Gas

Summary Table

  Million Cubic Ft
(MMcf)
Global Rank
31,702,000 26th in the world
1,909,129 19th in the world
1,408,574 23rd in the world
Yearly Surplus
+ 500,555  
Gas Imports
1,338,015  
Gas Exports
1,799,688  
461,673  
(Data shown is for 2015, the latest year with complete data in all categoreies)

Gas Reserves in the Netherlands

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The Netherlands holds 28 trillion cubic feet (Tcf) of proven gas reserves as of 2017, ranking 26th in the world and accounting for about 0% of the world's total natural gas reserves of 6,923 Tcf.

The Netherlands has proven reserves equivalent to 18.1 times its annual consumption. This means it has about 18 years of gas left (at current consumption levels and excluding unproven reserves).

Netherlands Gas Reserves
27,780,000 MMcf
Global Rank: 26th | Share of World's Gas: 0.40 %
18 years of natural gas left
(at current consumption levels)

History of Gas Reserves in the Netherlands

Gas Consumption in the Netherlands

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  • The Netherlands consumes 1,531,964 million cubic feet (MMcf) of natural gas per year as of the year 2017.
  • The Netherlands ranks 23rd in the world for natural gas consumption, accounting for about 1.2% of the world's total consumption of 132,290,211 MMcf.
  • The Netherlands consumes 90,002 cubic feet of natural gas per capita every year (based on the 2017 population of 17,021,347 people), or 247 cubic feet per capita per day.

Gas Production in the Netherlands

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  • The Netherlands produces 1,909,128.90 million cubic feet (MMcf) of natural gas per year (as of 2015) ranking 19th in the world.

Gas Exports

  • The Netherlands exports 24% of its natural gas production (461,673 MMcf in 2015).

History of Gas Consumption and Production

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