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Sub-Saharan Africa Compared by Energy > Oil > Consumption > Per capita

DEFINITION: This entry is the total oil consumed in barrels per day (bbl/day). The discrepancy between the amount of oil produced and/or imported and the amount consumed and/or exported is due to the omission of stock changes, refinery gains, and other complicating factors. Per capita figures expressed per 1,000 population.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Seychelles 75.25 bbl/day per 1,000 peopl 2006
2 Mauritius 17.91 bbl/day per 1,000 peopl 2006
3 South Africa 10.65 bbl/day per 1,000 peopl 2006
4 Djibouti 10.21 bbl/day per 1,000 peopl 2007
5 Namibia 9.67 bbl/day per 1,000 peopl 2006
6 Gabon 9.37 bbl/day per 1,000 peopl 2006
7 Botswana 6.62 bbl/day per 1,000 peopl 2006
8 Mauritania 6.13 bbl/day per 1,000 peopl 2006
9 Sao Tome and Principe 4.12 bbl/day per 1,000 peopl 2006
10 Cape Verde 4.08 bbl/day per 1,000 peopl 2006
11 Angola 3.39 bbl/day per 1,000 peopl 2006
12 Swaziland 3.1 bbl/day per 1,000 peopl 2006
13 Senegal 3.04 bbl/day per 1,000 peopl 2006
14 Togo 2.82 bbl/day per 1,000 peopl 2006
15 Ghana 2.19 bbl/day per 1,000 peopl 2006
=16 Nigeria 2.15 bbl/day per 1,000 peopl 2006
=16 Sudan 2.15 bbl/day per 1,000 peopl 2006
18 Kenya 1.97 bbl/day per 1,000 peopl 2009
19 Equatorial Guinea 1.78 bbl/day per 1,000 peopl 2006
20 Guinea-Bissau 1.54 bbl/day per 1,000 peopl 2006
21 Sierra Leone 1.49 bbl/day per 1,000 peopl 2006
22 Cameroon 1.47 bbl/day per 1,000 peopl 2006
23 Cote d'Ivoire 1.41 bbl/day per 1,000 peopl 2006
24 The Gambia 1.34 bbl/day per 1,000 peopl 2006
25 Zambia 1.24 bbl/day per 1,000 peopl 2006
26 Comoros 1.16 bbl/day per 1,000 peopl 2006
=27 Eritrea 1.14 bbl/day per 1,000 peopl 2006
=27 Benin 1.14 bbl/day per 1,000 peopl 2007
29 Zimbabwe 1.11 bbl/day per 1,000 peopl 2006
30 Liberia 1.09 bbl/day per 1,000 peopl 2006
31 Madagascar 0.953 bbl/day per 1,000 peopl 2006
32 Guinea 0.93 bbl/day per 1,000 peopl 2006
33 Lesotho 0.783 bbl/day per 1,000 peopl 2006
34 Mozambique 0.714 bbl/day per 1,000 peopl 2006
35 Tanzania 0.691 bbl/day per 1,000 peopl 2006
36 Burkina Faso 0.623 bbl/day per 1,000 peopl 2006
37 Somalia 0.594 bbl/day per 1,000 peopl 2006
38 Rwanda 0.575 bbl/day per 1,000 peopl 2006
39 Central African Republic 0.567 bbl/day per 1,000 peopl 2006
40 Malawi 0.468 bbl/day per 1,000 peopl 2006
41 Ethiopia 0.419 bbl/day per 1,000 peopl 2006
42 Mali 0.413 bbl/day per 1,000 peopl 2009
43 Uganda 0.387 bbl/day per 1,000 peopl 2006
44 Niger 0.385 bbl/day per 1,000 peopl 2006
45 Burundi 0.377 bbl/day per 1,000 peopl 2006
46 Democratic Republic of the Congo 0.176 bbl/day per 1,000 peopl 2006
47 Chad 0.135 bbl/day per 1,000 peopl 2006

Citation

"Countries Compared by Energy > Oil > Consumption > Per capita. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Sub--Saharan-Africa/Energy/Oil/Consumption/Per-capita

Sub-Saharan Africa Compared by Energy > Oil > Consumption > Per capita

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Interesting observations about Energy > Oil > Consumption > Per capita

  • All of the top 2 countries by oil > consumption > per capita are Densely populated.
  • Virgin Islands has had the highest oil > consumption > per capita since 2001.
  • 4 of the top 6 countries by oil > consumption > per capita are Hot countries.
  • 19 of the top 33 countries by oil > consumption > per capita are Christian.
  • Gibraltar has ranked in the top 2 for oil > consumption > per capita since 2003.
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