|1||United States||689.9 billion cu m||2011|
|2||European Union||487.9 billion cu m||2009|
|3||Russia||460 billion cu m||2012|
|Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile)||169.48 billion cu m||2011|
|4||China||147.1 billion cu m||2011|
|5||Iran||144.6 billion cu m||2010|
|6||Japan||112.6 billion cu m||2011|
|7||Canada||103.3 billion cu m||2011|
|8||Saudi Arabia||99.23 billion cu m||2011|
|9||United Kingdom||82.21 billion cu m||2011|
|10||Germany||78.99 billion cu m||2011|
|11||Italy||77.83 billion cu m||2011|
|12||India||61.1 billion cu m||2011|
|13||United Arab Emirates||60.54 billion cu m||2010|
|14||Mexico||59.15 billion cu m||2011|
|Emerging markets average (profile)||59.14 billion cu m||2007|
|15||Ukraine||56.2 billion cu m||2010|
|Former Soviet republics average (profile)||56.15 billion cu m||2007|
|High income OECD countries average (profile)||55.13 billion cu m||2011|
|16||Netherlands||49.05 billion cu m||2011|
|17||Uzbekistan||46.8 billion cu m||2012|
|Non-religious countries average (profile)||46.53 billion cu m||2011|
|18||Egypt||46.17 billion cu m||2010|
|19||South Korea||45.9 billion cu m||2011|
|20||Thailand||45.08 billion cu m||2010|
|21||Turkey||44.71 billion cu m||2011|
|22||Argentina||43.29 billion cu m||2010|
|23||Pakistan||42.9 billion cu m||2011|
|24||France||41.52 billion cu m||2011|
|25||Indonesia||39.56 billion cu m||2010|
|Eastern Europe average (profile)||34.49 billion cu m||2001|
|26||Spain||33.55 billion cu m||2011|
|27||Venezuela||33.1 billion cu m||2011|
|28||Malaysia||32.62 billion cu m||2010|
|OPEC countries average (profile)||30.94 billion cu m||2010|
|29||Algeria||28.82 billion cu m||2010|
|30||Australia||27.56 billion cu m||2011|
|31||Brazil||26.7 billion cu m||2011|
|32||Turkmenistan||25 billion cu m||2011|
|33||Trinidad and Tobago||23.32 billion cu m||2010|
|Eurozone average (profile)||22.38 billion cu m||2010|
|NATO countries average (profile)||22.15 billion cu m||2010|
|Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile)||22 billion cu m||2010|
|34||Belarus||21.82 billion cu m||2010|
|35||Qatar||21.8 billion cu m||2010|
|South Asia average (profile)||21.14 billion cu m||2010|
|European Union average (profile)||20.31 billion cu m||2009|
|36||Bangladesh||19.91 billion cu m||2010|
|37||Oman||17.53 billion cu m||2011|
|38||Taiwan||16.37 billion cu m||2011|
|39||Poland||14.38 billion cu m||2011|
|40||Romania||14.2 billion cu m||2011|
|Heavily indebted countries average (profile)||13.46 billion cu m||2010|
|41||Belgium||13.46 billion cu m||2011|
|Muslim countries average (profile)||13.45 billion cu m||2010|
|42||Bahrain||12.77 billion cu m||2010|
|43||Kuwait||12.62 billion cu m||2010|
|44||Hungary||11.9 billion cu m||2012|
|=45||Vietnam||10.2 billion cu m||2012|
|=45||Kazakhstan||10.2 billion cu m||2011|
|47||Azerbaijan||9.92 billion cu m||2010|
|48||Syria||9.63 billion cu m||2010|
|Former British colonies average (profile)||9.42 billion cu m||2010|
|49||Austria||9.27 billion cu m||2011|
|50||Colombia||9.08 billion cu m||2010|
|51||Czech Republic||8.94 billion cu m||2011|
|52||Singapore||8.78 billion cu m||2011|
|53||Bolivia||8.59 billion cu m||2012|
|54||Libya||6.84 billion cu m||2010|
|Christian countries average (profile)||6.78 billion cu m||2010|
|55||Slovakia||6.47 billion cu m||2011|
|Sparsely populated countries average (profile)||6.24 billion cu m||2010|
|56||Peru||5.49 billion cu m||2010|
|57||Chile||5.3 billion cu m||2010|
|58||Portugal||5.21 billion cu m||2011|
|59||Nigeria||5.03 billion cu m||2010|
|Former Spanish colonies average (profile)||4.99 billion cu m||2010|
|60||Ireland||4.98 billion cu m||2011|
|Hot countries average (profile)||4.92 billion cu m||2010|
|61||Norway||4.81 billion cu m||2011|
|62||Greece||4.74 billion cu m||2011|
|63||New Zealand||4.28 billion cu m||2011|
|64||Denmark||4.18 billion cu m||2011|
|Latin America and Caribbean average (profile)||4.11 billion cu m||2010|
|65||Finland||4.1 billion cu m||2011|
|66||South Africa||4.01 billion cu m||2010|
|67||Switzerland||3.68 billion cu m||2011|
|68||Israel||3.65 billion cu m||2010|
|69||Lithuania||3.3 billion cu m||2012|
|70||Tunisia||3.28 billion cu m||2010|
|71||Burma||3.24 billion cu m||2010|
|72||Brunei||2.97 billion cu m||2010|
|73||Philippines||2.86 billion cu m||2010|
|74||Serbia||2.84 billion cu m||2012|
|75||Hong Kong||2.79 billion cu m||2012|
|76||Croatia||2.75 billion cu m||2012|
|77||Bulgaria||2.54 billion cu m||2010|
|78||Serbia and Montenegro||2.35 billion cu m||2010|
|Former French colonies average (profile)||2.19 billion cu m||2010|
|79||Armenia||2.08 billion cu m||2011|
|80||Georgia||1.97 billion cu m||2012|
|81||Equatorial Guinea||1.58 billion cu m||2010|
|82||Latvia||1.52 billion cu m||2010|
|83||Cote d'Ivoire||1.5 billion cu m||2010|
|84||Jordan||1.4 billion cu m||2011|
|85||Iraq||1.3 billion cu m||2010|
|86||Sweden||1.3 billion cu m||2011|
|87||Luxembourg||1.18 billion cu m||2011|
|88||Moldova||1.09 billion cu m||2011|
|89||Slovenia||1.06 billion cu m||2010|
|90||Cuba||1.03 billion cu m||2012|
|91||Yemen||950 million cu m||2010|
|92||Congo, Republic of the||930 million cu m||2010|
|93||Dominican Republic||820 million cu m||2010|
|94||Tanzania||780 million cu m||2010|
|95||Puerto Rico||770 million cu m||2010|
|96||Angola||733 million cu m||2010|
|97||Estonia||701 million cu m||2010|
|failed states average (profile)||594.67 million cu m||2010|
|98||Morocco||560 million cu m||2010|
|99||Kyrgyzstan||462.5 million cu m||2010|
|100||Ecuador||330 million cu m||2010|
|Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile)||294.65 million cu m||2010|
|101||Bosnia and Herzegovina||230 million cu m||2010|
|102||Cameroon||210 million cu m||2010|
|103||Tajikistan||172 million cu m||2012|
|104||Lebanon||150 million cu m||2010|
|105||Afghanistan||140 million cu m||2010|
|106||Republic of Macedonia||136.6 million cu m||2011|
|107||Ghana||120 million cu m||2010|
|108||Papua New Guinea||110 million cu m||2010|
|=109||Gabon||80 million cu m||2010|
|=109||Mozambique||80 million cu m||2010|
|=109||Uruguay||80 million cu m||2010|
|=112||Barbados||20 million cu m||2010|
|=112||Senegal||20 million cu m||2010|
|114||Albania||10 million cu m||2010|
|115||Aruba||1 cu m||2010|
|=116||Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha||0.0||2010|
|=116||Saint Pierre and Miquelon||0.0||2010|
|=116||Central African Republic||0.0||2010|
|=116||Turks and Caicos Islands||0.0||2010|
|=116||Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)||0.0||2010|
|=116||Sao Tome and Principe||0.0||2010|
|=116||Saint Vincent and the Grenadines||0.0||2010|
|=116||Saint Kitts and Nevis||0.0||2010|
|=116||British Virgin Islands||0.0||2010|
|=116||Antigua and Barbuda||0.0||2010|
|=116||Democratic Republic of the Congo||0.0||2010|
"Countries Compared by Energy > Natural gas > Consumption. 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/stats/Energy/Natural-gas/Consumption
"Countries Compared by Energy > Natural gas > Consumption. International Statistics at NationMaster.com, CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster." 2001-2012. <http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Energy/Natural-gas/Consumption>.
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"Countries Compared by Energy > Natural gas > Consumption. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster., http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Energy/Natural-gas/Consumption (last visited 2001-2012)
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Interesting observations about Energy > Natural gas > Consumption
- United States has had the highest natural gas > consumption since 2001.
- 3 of the top 4 countries by natural gas > consumption are Cold countries'.
- Russia ranked first for natural gas > consumption amongst Former Soviet republics in 2012.
- India ranked first for natural gas > consumption amongst South and Central Asia in 2011.
- 71 of the bottom 107 countries by natural gas > consumption are Hot countries.
- 6 of the top 11 countries by natural gas > consumption are Heavily indebted.
- Ukraine ranked second for natural gas > consumption amongst Eastern Europe in 2010.
- European Union has ranked in the top 3 for natural gas > consumption since 2001.
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- United Kingdom ranked second for natural gas > consumption amongst Europe in 2011.