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OPEC countries Compared by Energy > Energy use > Kg of oil equivalent per capita

DEFINITION: Energy use (kg of oil equivalent per capita). Energy use refers to use of primary energy before transformation to other end-use fuels, which is equal to indigenous production plus imports and stock changes, minus exports and fuels supplied to ships and aircraft engaged in international transport.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Qatar 17,418.69 2011
2 Kuwait 10,408.28 2011
3 United Arab Emirates 7,407.01 2011
4 Saudi Arabia 6,738.42 2011
5 Iran 2,812.69 2011
6 Venezuela 2,379.53 2011
7 Libya 2,186.13 2011
8 Iraq 1,266.37 2011
9 Algeria 1,108.28 2011
10 Nigeria 720.64 2011
11 Angola 672.74 2011

Citation

"Countries Compared by Energy > Energy use > Kg of oil equivalent per capita. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", International Energy Agency. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/OPEC-countries/Energy/Energy-use/Kg-of-oil-equivalent-per-capita

OPEC countries Compared by Energy > Energy use > Kg of oil equivalent per capita

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Interesting observations about Energy > Energy use > Kg of oil equivalent per capita

  • 5 of the top 6 countries by energy use > kg of oil equivalent per capita are Hot countries.
  • Iceland ranked first for energy use > kg of oil equivalent per capita amongst High income OECD countries in 2012.
  • Canada ranked first for energy use > kg of oil equivalent per capita amongst Group of 7 countries (G7) in 2012.
  • Luxembourg ranked first for energy use > kg of oil equivalent per capita amongst European Union in 2012.
  • 4 of the top 6 countries by energy use > kg of oil equivalent per capita are Muslim.
  • Qatar has ranked in the top 2 for energy use > kg of oil equivalent per capita since 1977.
  • Lesotho has ranked last for energy use > kg of oil equivalent per capita since 2004.
  • Finland ranked second for energy use > kg of oil equivalent per capita amongst Eurozone in 2012.
  • All of the top 2 countries by energy use > kg of oil equivalent per capita are Tourist destination.
  • 4 of the top 5 countries by energy use > kg of oil equivalent per capita are Former British Colonies'.
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