Natural gas reserves as a share of worldwide reserves reached 0.011 % in 2017 in Japan, according to EIA. This is 4.17 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, natural gas reserves as a share of worldwide reserves in Japan reached an all time high of 0.036 % in 1989 and an all time low of % in. When compared to Japan's main peers, natural gas reserves as a share of worldwide reserves in China amounted to 2.78 %, 25.6 % in Russia and 0.004 % in South Korea in 2017.
Japan has been ranked 73rd within the group of 99 countries we follow in terms of natural gas reserves as a share of worldwide reserves, 8 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
Proved reserves are estimated quantities of energy sources that the analysis of geological and engineering data demonstrates with reasonable certainty are recoverable under existing economic and operating conditions.