Which Country Consumes the Most Kerosene?

Kerosene Consumption ('000 bpd), 2016 or latest
Oil & Gas | December 25, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 133 countries in 2016, Japan ranked the highest in kerosene consumption with 271 '000 bpd followed by India and Iran. On the other end of the scale was Mauritius with 0.021 '000 bpd, Palestine with 0.021 '000 bpd and Seychelles with 0.021 '000 bpd.

Data for more countries are available at Kerosene Consumption indicator page.

Kerosene Consumption Unit 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Benin '000 bpd 7.41 7.33 7.31 8.40 8.40 ...
Canada '000 bpd 5.69 5.57 5.76 15.6 15.6
China '000 bpd 40.3 50.6 40.6 35.1 35.1 ...
India '000 bpd ... 191 179 167 161 161 ...
Indonesia '000 bpd 51.2 31.9 24.3 21.8 21.8 ...
Iran '000 bpd 92.6 90.3 97.9 79.4 79.4 ...
Iraq '000 bpd 54.3 56.8 54.0 42.0 42.0 ...
Ireland '000 bpd 23.0 16.9 15.6 15.7 15.7
Japan '000 bpd 350 336 345 311 311
Nigeria '000 bpd 44.4 44.3 52.7 52.3 52.3 ...
Saudi Arabia '000 bpd 4.34 4.53 4.77 7.58 7.58 ...
South Africa '000 bpd 8.77 9.11 8.96 9.00 9.00 ...
South Korea '000 bpd 82.6 72.6 62.7 54.6 54.6
USA '000 bpd 19.9 12.2 5.28 5.20 5.20
United Kingdom '000 bpd 86.6 71.0 71.7 75.7 75.7