Nigeria Natural Gas
Summary Table(Data shown is for 2015, the latest year with complete data in all categoreies)
Gas Reserves in Nigeria
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Nigeria holds 187 trillion cubic feet (Tcf) of proven gas reserves as of 2017, ranking 9th in the world and accounting for about
3% of the world's total natural gas reserves of 6,923 Tcf.
Nigeria has proven reserves equivalent to 306.3 times its annual consumption. This means it has about 306 years of gas left (at current consumption levels and excluding unproven reserves).
Nigeria Gas Reserves
Global Rank: 9th
| Share of World's Gas: 2.70 %
306 years of natural gas left
(at current consumption levels)
History of Gas Reserves in Nigeria
Gas Consumption in Nigeria
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- Nigeria consumes 609,290 million cubic feet (MMcf) of natural gas per year as of the year 2017.
- Nigeria ranks 38th in the world for natural gas consumption, accounting for about 0.5% of the world's total consumption of 132,290,211 MMcf.
- Nigeria consumes 3,192 cubic feet of natural gas per capita every year (based on the 2017 population of 190,873,244 people), or 9 cubic feet per capita per day.
Gas Production in Nigeria
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- Nigeria produces
3,009,650.25 million cubic feet (MMcf) of natural gas per year (as of 2015) ranking 12th in the world.
- Nigeria exports 31% of its natural gas production (929,844 MMcf in 2015).
History of Gas Consumption and Production