Summary Table(Data shown is for 2016, the latest year with complete data in all categoreies)
Oil Reserves in Japan
See also: List of countries by Oil Reserves
Japan holds 44,115,000 barrels of proven oil reserves as of 2016, ranking 78th 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 Japan are less than even a single year of oil consumption (1,464,700,123 barrels as of 2016), making Japan highly dependent on oil imports in order to substain its consumption levels.
Global Rank: 78th
| Share of World: 0.00 %
0 years of oil left
(at current consumption levels)
History of Oil Reserves in Japan
Oil Consumption in Japan
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- Japan consumes 4,012,877 barrels per day (B/d) of oil as of the year 2016.
- Japan ranks 4th in the world for oil consumption, accounting for about 4.1% of the world's total consumption of 97,103,871 barrels per day.
- Japan consumes 1.32 gallons of oil per capita every day (based on the 2016 population of 127,763,265 people), or 481 gallons per capita per year (11 barrels). [1 barrel = 42 US Gallons]
Oil Production in Japan
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- Japan produces
123,525.03 barrels per day of oil (as of 2016) ranking 44th in the world.
- Japan produces every year an amount equivalent to 102.2% of its total proven reserves (as of 2016).
- Japan imports 78% of its oil consumption (3,146,668 barrels per day in 2016).
History of Oil Consumption and Production