Benin Oil

Summary Table

  Barrels Global Rank
8,000,000 92nd in the world

  Barrels per Day Global Rank
Oil Production
0 N.A.
36,000 116th 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 Benin

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Benin holds 8,000,000 barrels of proven oil reserves as of 2016, ranking 92nd in the world and accounting for about 0.000% of the world's total oil reserves of 1,650,585,140,000 barrels.

Total Oil Reserves in Benin are less than even a single year of oil consumption (13,140,000 barrels as of 2016), making Benin highly dependent on oil imports in order to substain its consumption levels.

Oil Reserves
8,000,000 barrels
Global Rank: 92nd | Share of World: 0.000 %
1 years of oil left
(at current consumption levels)

History of Oil Reserves in Benin

Oil Consumption in Benin

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  • Benin consumes 36,000 barrels per day (B/d) of oil as of the year 2016.
  • Benin ranks 116th in the world for oil consumption, accounting for about 0.0% of the world's total consumption of 97,103,871 barrels per day.
  • Benin consumes 0.13 gallons of oil per capita every day (based on the 2016 population of 11,260,085 people), or 49 gallons per capita per year (1 barrels). [1 barrel = 42 US Gallons]

Oil Production in Benin

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  • Benin produces 0.00 barrels per day of oil (as of 2016) ranking 128th in the world.
  • Benin produces every year an amount equivalent to 0.0% of its total proven reserves (as of 2016).

Oil Imports and Exports

  • Benin does not import nor exports any Oil (as of 2016).

History of Oil Consumption and Production

See also