Natural gas reserves as a share of worldwide reserves reached 4.60 % in 2017 in Saudi Arabia, according to EIA. This is 5.38 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, natural gas reserves as a share of worldwide reserves in Saudi Arabia reached an all time high of 4.70 % in 1990 and an all time low of % in. When compared to Saudi Arabia's main peers, natural gas reserves as a share of worldwide reserves in Iraq amounted to 1.69 %, 0.003 % in Jordan, 3.26 % in United Arab Emirates and 0.256 % in Yemen in 2017.
Saudi Arabia has been ranked 5th within the group of 99 countries we follow in terms of natural gas reserves as a share of worldwide reserves.
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.