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Sparsely populated countries Compared by Economy > Oil > Proved reserves

DEFINITION: This entry is the stock of proved reserves of crude oil in barrels (bbl). Proved reserves are those quantities of petroleum which, by analysis of geological and engineering data, can be estimated with a high degree of confidence to be commercially recoverable from a given date forward, from known reservoirs and under current economic conditions.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Saudi Arabia 262.6 billion bbl 2011
2 Canada 175.2 billion bbl 2011
3 Russia 60 billion bbl 2011
4 Libya 46.42 billion bbl 2011
5 Kazakhstan 30 billion bbl 2011
6 Algeria 12.2 billion bbl 2011
7 Angola 9.5 billion bbl 2011
8 Norway 5.67 billion bbl 2010
9 Oman 5.5 billion bbl 2011
10 Sudan 5 billion bbl 2011
11 Australia 3.32 billion bbl 2011
12 Argentina 2.5 billion bbl 2011
13 Gabon 2 billion bbl 2011
14 Chad 1.5 billion bbl 2011
15 Turkmenistan 600 million bbl 2011
16 Bolivia 465 million bbl 2011
17 New Zealand 112.5 million bbl 2011
18 Mauritania 100 million bbl 2011
19 Papua New Guinea 88 million bbl 2011
20 Suriname 78.9 million bbl 2011
21 Belize 6.7 million bbl 2011
=22 Finland 0.0 2011
=22 Central African Republic 0.0 2011
=22 New Caledonia 0.0 2011
=22 Solomon Islands 0.0 2011
=22 Mongolia 0.0 2010
=22 Somalia 0.0 2011
=22 Western Sahara 0.0 2011
=22 Mali 0.0 2011
=22 Niger 0.0 2011
=22 Iceland 0.0 2011
=22 Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas) 0.0 2011
=22 Uruguay 0.0 2010
=22 Paraguay 0.0 2011
=22 Botswana 0.0 2011
=22 Bhutan 0.0 2011
=22 Zambia 0.0 2011
=22 Greenland 0.0 2011
=22 Niue 0.0 2011
=22 Guyana 0.0 2011
=22 Namibia 0.0 2011

Citation

"Countries Compared by Economy > Oil > Proved reserves. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", CIA World Factbooks 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Sparsely-populated-countries/Economy/Oil/Proved-reserves

Sparsely populated countries Compared by Economy > Oil > Proved reserves

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