Natural gas rents as a percentage of GDP reached 0.294 % in 2017 in Romania, according to EIA. This is 54.3 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, natural gas rents as a percentage of GDP in Romania reached an all time high of 1.73 % in 2001 and an all time low of 0.191 % in 2016. When compared to Romania's main peers, natural gas rents as a percentage of GDP in Bulgaria amounted to 0.006 %, 0.085 % in Hungary and 0.891 % in Ukraine in 2017.
Romania has been ranked 37th within the group of 90 countries we follow in terms of natural gas rents as a percentage of GDP, 2 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.