Saudi Arabia Oil

Summary Table

  Barrels Global Rank
266,578,000,000 2nd in the world

  Barrels per Day Global Rank
12,402,761 2nd in the world
3,302,000 6th in the world
Daily Surplus
+ 9,100,761  
Oil Imports
1  
Oil Exports
7,333,557  
7,333,556  
(Data shown is for 2016, the latest year with complete data in all categoreies)

Oil Reserves in Saudi Arabia

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Saudi Arabia holds 266,578,000,000 barrels of proven oil reserves as of 2016, ranking 2nd in the world and accounting for about 16.2% of the world's total oil reserves of 1,650,585,140,000 barrels.

Saudi Arabia has proven reserves equivalent to 221.2 times its annual consumption. This means that, without Net Exports, there would be about 221 years of oil left (at current consumption levels and excluding unproven reserves).

Oil Reserves
266,578,000,000 barrels
Global Rank: 2nd | Share of World: 16.15 %
221 years of oil left
(at current consumption levels)

History of Oil Reserves in Saudi Arabia

Oil Consumption in Saudi Arabia

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  • Saudi Arabia consumes 3,302,000 barrels per day (B/d) of oil as of the year 2016.
  • Saudi Arabia ranks 6th in the world for oil consumption, accounting for about 3.4% of the world's total consumption of 97,103,871 barrels per day.
  • Saudi Arabia consumes 4.27 gallons of oil per capita every day (based on the 2016 population of 32,443,447 people), or 1,560 gallons per capita per year (37 barrels). [1 barrel = 42 US Gallons]

Oil Production in Saudi Arabia

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  • Saudi Arabia produces 12,402,761 barrels per day of oil (as of 2016) ranking 2nd in the world.
  • Saudi Arabia produces every year an amount equivalent to 1.7% of its total proven reserves (as of 2016).

Oil Exports

  • Saudi Arabia exports 59% of its oil production (7,333,556 barrels per day in 2016).

History of Oil Consumption and Production

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