India Oil

Summary Table

  Barrels Global Rank
4,728,790,000 24th in the world

  Barrels per Day Global Rank
1,016,371 20th in the world
4,443,000 3rd 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 India

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India holds 4,728,790,000 barrels of proven oil reserves as of 2016, ranking 24th in the world and accounting for about 0.3% of the world's total oil reserves of 1,650,585,140,000 barrels.

India has proven reserves equivalent to 2.9 times its annual consumption. This means that, without imports, there would be about 3 years of oil left (at current consumption levels and excluding unproven reserves).

Oil Reserves
4,728,790,000 barrels
Global Rank: 24th | Share of World: 0.29 %
3 years of oil left
(at current consumption levels)

History of Oil Reserves in India

Oil Consumption in India

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  • India consumes 4,443,000 barrels per day (B/d) of oil as of the year 2016.
  • India ranks 3rd in the world for oil consumption, accounting for about 4.6% of the world's total consumption of 97,103,871 barrels per day.
  • India consumes 0.14 gallons of oil per capita every day (based on the 2016 population of 1,338,636,340 people), or 51 gallons per capita per year (1 barrels). [1 barrel = 42 US Gallons]

Oil Production in India

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  • India produces 1,016,370.64 barrels per day of oil (as of 2016) ranking 20th in the world.
  • India produces every year an amount equivalent to 7.8% of its total proven reserves (as of 2016).

Oil Imports

  • India imports 96% of its oil consumption (4,255,295 barrels per day in 2016).

History of Oil Consumption and Production

See also