France Oil

Summary Table

  Barrels Global Rank
78,431,000 72nd in the world

  Barrels per Day Global Rank
133,014 43rd in the world
1,705,568 13th in the world
Daily Deficit
Oil Imports
Oil Exports
(Data shown is for 2016, the latest year with complete data in all categoreies)

Oil Reserves in France

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France holds 78,431,000 barrels of proven oil reserves as of 2016, ranking 72nd in the world and accounting for about 0.0% of the world's total oil reserves of 1,650,585,140,000 barrels.

Total Oil Reserves in France are less than even a single year of oil consumption (622,532,432 barrels as of 2016), making France highly dependent on oil imports in order to substain its consumption levels.

Oil Reserves
78,431,000 barrels
Global Rank: 72nd | Share of World: 0.00 %
0 years of oil left
(at current consumption levels)

History of Oil Reserves in France

Oil Consumption in France

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  • France consumes 1,705,568 barrels per day (B/d) of oil as of the year 2016.
  • France ranks 13th in the world for oil consumption, accounting for about 1.8% of the world's total consumption of 97,103,871 barrels per day.
  • France consumes 1.12 gallons of oil per capita every day (based on the 2016 population of 63,989,319 people), or 409 gallons per capita per year (10 barrels). [1 barrel = 42 US Gallons]

Oil Production in France

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  • France produces 133,014.03 barrels per day of oil (as of 2016) ranking 43rd in the world.
  • France produces every year an amount equivalent to 61.9% of its total proven reserves (as of 2016).

Oil Imports

  • France imports 64% of its oil consumption (1,091,365 barrels per day in 2016).

History of Oil Consumption and Production

See also