Total gas consumption reached 57,244 bil cbm in 2011 in South Korea, according to EIA. This is 7.02 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, total gas consumption in South Korea reached an all time high of 57,244 bil cbm in 2011 and an all time low of 3,779 bil cbm in 1990. When compared to South Korea's main peers, total gas consumption in China amounted to 163,280 bil cbm and 140,413 bil cbm in Japan in 2011.
South Korea has been ranked 12th within the group of 34 countries we follow in terms of total gas consumption, 14 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
The United States is by far the largest consumer of natural gas in the world, with 683 bil cubic metres in 2010.