Natural gas rents as a percentage of GDP reached 0.013 % in 2017 in Germany, according to EIA. This is 33.6 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, natural gas rents as a percentage of GDP in Germany reached an all time high of 0.080 % in 1980 and an all time low of 0.002 % in 1970. When compared to Germany's main peers, natural gas rents as a percentage of GDP in Austria amounted to 0.021 %, < 0.001 % in France and 0.056 % in Poland in 2017.
Germany has been ranked 74th within the group of 90 countries we follow in terms of natural gas rents as a percentage of GDP, 9 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
Natural gas rents are the difference between the value of natural gas production at world prices and total costs of production.