Countries by Proven oil reserves

This a list of countries by proven oil reserves. Proved reserves are those quantities of petroleum which, by analysis of geological and engineering data, can be estimated with a high degree of confidence to be commercially recoverable from a given date forward, from known reservoirs and under current economic conditions.
Created On: Jan 7, 2013 16:23 IST

 

Country  

Reserves (MMbbl) 

1

Venezuela

211,169 - 297,571

2

Saudi Arabia

265,405 - 267,017

3

Canada

173,625 - 175,200

4

 Iran

151,167 - 154,580

5

 Iraq

115,350 - 143,103

6

Kuwait

103,998 - 111,500

7

United Arab Emirates

97,800

8

Russia

60,003 - 116,000

9

Libya

47,102 - 48,014

10

Kazakhstan

30,002 - 39,800

11

Nigeria

37,200

12

Qatar

25,382

13

United States

20,682

14

China

20,350

15

Brazil

13,986

16

 Mexico

13,800

17

 Algeria

12,200

18

Angola

10,470,

19

 India

9,043

20

 Ecuador

8,235

21

Azerbaijan

7,000

22

Norway

5,321 - 6,700

23

Sudan

6,700

24

Malaysia

5,800

25

Oman

5,500

26

Ghana

5,000

27

 Egypt

4,500

 28

  Vietnam

4,400

29

 Australia

4,158

30

Indonesia

3,990 - 4,118

 31

Gabon

3,700

32

United Kingdom

2,800

33

Yemen

2,700

34

Argentina

2,504

35

Syria

2,500

 36

 Colombia

2,300

37

Congo, Republic of the

1,940

 38

 Equatorial Guinea

1,705

39

Chad

1,500

40

Italy

520 - 1,378

41

Peru

1,240

42

 Brunei

1,100

 43

 Uganda

1,000

44

 Denmark

900

45

Trinidad and Tobago

830

46

Turkmenistan

600

47

Romania

600

48

Uzbekistan

594

49

Timor-Leste

554

50

 Bolivia

465

51

Thailand

 442

52

Tunisia

425

53

 Ukraine

395

54

Pakistan

313

55

Netherlands

310

56

Germany

276

57

Turkey

262

58

Cameroon

200

59

Albania

199

60

 Belarus

198

61

 Congo, Democratic Republic of the

180

62

Cuba

179

63

Papua New Guinea

170

64

Philippines

163

65

Chile

150

66

Spain

150

67

Bahrain

125

68

France

101

69

Cote d'Ivoire

100

70

Mauritania

 100

71

Poland

96

72

Austria

89

73

Guatemala

83

74

Suriname

79

75

Serbia

77

76

Croatia

66

77

New Zealand

60

78

Myanmar

50

79

Japan

44

80

Kyrgyzstan

40

81

Georgia

35

82

Bangladesh

28

83

Hungary

26

84

Bulgaria

15

85

South Africa

15

86

Czech Republic

15

87

Lithuania

12

88

Tajikistan

12

89

Greece

10

90

Slovakia

9

 91

Benin

8

92

Belize

7

93

Taiwan

2

94

 Israel

2

 95

 Barbados

2

96

Jordan

1

97

 Morocco

0.7

98

Ethiopia

0.4

 

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