Spain Natural Gas

Summary Table

  Million Cubic Ft
(MMcf)
Global Rank
90,000 93rd in the world
2,190 86th in the world
995,989 31st in the world
Yearly Deficit
-993,799  
Gas Imports
1,143,888  
Gas Exports
178,870  
965,018  
(Data shown is for 2015, the latest year with complete data in all categoreies)

Gas Reserves in Spain

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Spain holds only 0.09 trillion cubic feet (Tcf) of proven gas reserves as of 2017, ranking 93rd in the world and accounting for about 0.0013% of the world's total natural gas reserves of 6,923 Tcf.

Total gas reserves in Spain are less than even a single year of gas consumption (1,104,334 MMcf as of 2017), making Spain highly dependent on natural gas imports in order to substain its consumption levels.

Spain Gas Reserves
90,000 MMcf
Global Rank: 93rd | Share of World's Gas: 0.0013 %
0 years of natural gas left
(at current consumption levels)

History of Gas Reserves in Spain

Gas Consumption in Spain

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  • Spain consumes 1,104,334 million cubic feet (MMcf) of natural gas per year as of the year 2017.
  • Spain ranks 31st in the world for natural gas consumption, accounting for about 0.8% of the world's total consumption of 132,290,211 MMcf.
  • Spain consumes 23,674 cubic feet of natural gas per capita every year (based on the 2017 population of 46,647,428 people), or 65 cubic feet per capita per day.
  • Spain consumes in a year 12.3 times more than its total reserves. It substains this consumption by importing 1,222,852 MMcf of natural gas per year (in 2017).

Gas Production in Spain

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  • Spain produces 2,189.53 million cubic feet (MMcf) of natural gas per year (as of 2015) ranking 86th in the world.

Gas Imports

  • Spain imports 97% of its natural gas consumption (965,018 MMcf in 2015).

History of Gas Consumption and Production

See also

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