Ecuador Oil

Summary Table

  Barrels Global Rank
8,273,000,000 19th in the world

  Barrels per Day Global Rank
548,379 28th in the world
259,000 47th in the world
Daily Surplus
+ 289,379  
Oil Imports
Oil Exports
(Data shown is for 2016, the latest year with complete data in all categoreies)

Oil Reserves in Ecuador

See also: List of countries by Oil Reserves

Ecuador holds 8,273,000,000 barrels of proven oil reserves as of 2016, ranking 19th in the world and accounting for about 0.5% of the world's total oil reserves of 1,650,585,140,000 barrels.

Ecuador has proven reserves equivalent to 87.5 times its annual consumption. This means that, without Net Exports, there would be about 88 years of oil left (at current consumption levels and excluding unproven reserves).

Oil Reserves
8,273,000,000 barrels
Global Rank: 19th | Share of World: 0.50 %
88 years of oil left
(at current consumption levels)

History of Oil Reserves in Ecuador

Oil Consumption in Ecuador

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  • Ecuador consumes 259,000 barrels per day (B/d) of oil as of the year 2016.
  • Ecuador ranks 47th in the world for oil consumption, accounting for about 0.3% of the world's total consumption of 97,103,871 barrels per day.
  • Ecuador consumes 0.66 gallons of oil per capita every day (based on the 2016 population of 16,439,585 people), or 242 gallons per capita per year (6 barrels). [1 barrel = 42 US Gallons]

Oil Production in Ecuador

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  • Ecuador produces 548,378.77 barrels per day of oil (as of 2016) ranking 28th in the world.
  • Ecuador produces every year an amount equivalent to 2.4% of its total proven reserves (as of 2016).

Oil Exports

  • Ecuador exports 76% of its oil production (414,675 barrels per day in 2016).

History of Oil Consumption and Production

See also