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Reserves of crude oil by the countries of the world

Rank
(total)
CountryTotal
(million barrels)
per Capita
(barrels)
per km²
(barrels)
Date
1Venezuela298,400.09,745.1338,303January 2015 est.
2Saudi Arabia268,300.08,511.7124,809January 2015 est.
3Canada172,500.04,800.318,970January 2015 est.
4Iran157,800.02,003.2103,030January 2015 est.
5Iraq144,200.03,891.4329,700January 2015 est.
6Kuwait104,000.024,858.65,836,794January 2015 est.
7United Arab Emirates97,800.010,988.81,169,856January 2015 est.
8Russia80,000.0555.74,885January 2015 est.
9Libya48,360.07,542.427,484January 2015 est.
10Nigeria37,070.0204.240,702January 2015 est.
11United States of America36,520.0113.63,992January 2015 est.
12Kazakhstan30,000.01,722.411,112January 2015 est.
13Qatar25,240.010,495.82,178,491January 2015 est.
14China24,650.018.02,643January 2015 est.
15Brazil15,310.074.91,832January 2015 est.
16Algeria12,200.0308.95,122January 2015 est.
17Mexico9,812.082.15,047January 2015 est.
18Angola9,011.0358.87,228January 2015 est.
19Ecuador8,832.0542.531,903January 2015 est.
20Azerbaijan7,000.0715.784,716January 2015 est.
21India5,675.04.51,909January 2015 est.
22Norway5,497.01,175.518,065January 2010 est.
23Oman5,151.01,238.716,643January 2015 est.
24Egypt4,400.050.04,420January 2015 est.
24Vietnam4,400.048.014,190January 2015 est.
26Malaysia4,000.0129.112,171January 2015 est.
27South Sudan3,750.0311.45,820January 2015 est.
28Indonesia3,693.014.52,039January 2015 est.
29Yemen3,000.0115.25,682January 2014 est.
30United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland2,982.046.512,326January 2015 est.
31Syria2,500.0146.513,614January 2015 est.
31Uganda2,500.069.612,6842014
33Colombia2,445.050.72,354January 2015 est.
34Argentina2,354.054.6860January 2015 est.
35Gabon2,000.01,027.77,762January 2015 est.
36Congo (Republic)1,600.0336.54,685January 2015 est.
37Chad1,500.0129.01,191January 2015 est.
38Sudan1,250.032.5672January 2015 est.
39Australia1,193.050.2155January 2015 est.
40Brunei1,100.02,633.5208,927January 2015 est.
40Equatorial Guinea1,100.0899.839,214January 2015 est.
42Peru741.223.8579January 2015 est.
43Trinidad and Tobago728.3539.6142,024January 2015 est.
44Ghana660.023.82,901January 2015 est.
45Denmark611.0108.014,399January 2015 est.
46Romania600.030.22,610January 2015 est.
46Turkmenistan600.0114.71,277January 2015 est.
48Uzbekistan594.019.11,396January 2015 est.
49Italy544.59.01,851January 2015 est.
50Japan541.64.31,486March, 2015 est.
51Thailand461.06.9902January 2015 est.
52Tunisia425.038.32,736January 2015 est.
53Ukraine395.08.7682January 2015 est.
54Pakistan371.01.9481January 2015 est.
55Turkey296.03.8385January 2015 est.
56Germany226.82.8650January 2015 est.
57Bolivia209.819.4194January 2015 est.
58Cameroon200.09.0423January 2015 est.
59Belarus198.020.9976January 2015 est.
60Congo (Democratic Republic)180.02.379January 2015 est.
61Papua New Guinea175.221.4387January 2015 est.
62Albania168.358.26,143January 2015 est.
63Chile150.08.3202January 2015 est.
63Niger150.08.1118January 2015 est.
63Spain150.03.2301January 2015 est.
66Netherlands144.78.64,269January 2015 est.
67Poland142.43.7468January 2010 est.
68Philippines138.51.4465January 2015 est.
69Bahrain124.690.7163,947January 2015 est.
70Cuba124.011.01,129January 2015 est.
71Côte d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast)100.04.2314January 2015 est.
72Suriname89.0158.6570January 2015 est.
73France84.11.3153January 2015 est.
74Guatemala83.15.1775January 2015 est.
75Serbia77.510.91,000January 2015 est.
76Croatia71.016.81,268January 2015 est.
77New Zealand67.214.6251January 2015 est.
78Myanmar (Burma)50.00.977January 2015 est.
79Austria47.55.5576January 2015 est.
80Kyrgyzstan40.06.8209January 2015 est.
81Georgia35.08.7502January 2015 est.
82Bangladesh28.00.2215January 2015 est.
83Hungary27.22.8303January 2015 est.
84Mauritania20.05.319January 2015 est.
85Bulgaria15.02.1138January 2015 est.
85Czech Republic15.01.4194January 2015 est.
85South Africa15.00.312January 2015 est.
88Israel14.01.7686January 2015 est.
89Lithuania12.04.1191January 2015 est.
89Tajikistan12.01.485January 2015 est.
91Greece10.00.977January 2015 est.
92Slovakia9.01.7187January 2015 est.
93Benin8.00.772January 2015 est.
94Belize6.718.2294January 2015 est.
95Barbados2.59.05,884January 2015 est.
96Taiwan2.40.174January 2015 est.
97Jordan1.00.111January 2015 est.
98Morocco0.70.02January 2015 est.
99Portugal0.50.16January 2015 est.
100Ethiopia0.40.00January 2015 est.
101American Samoa0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Antigua and Barbuda0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Armenia0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Aruba0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Bahamas0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Belgium0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Bermuda0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Bhutan0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Bosnia and Herzegovina0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Botswana0.00.00January 2015 est.
101British Virgin Islands0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Burkina Faso0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Burundi0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Cambodia0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Cape Verde0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Cayman Islands0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Central African Republic0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Comoros0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Cook Islands0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Costa Rica0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Curacao0.00.00January 2011 est.
101Cyprus0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Djibouti0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Dominica0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Dominican Republic0.00.00January 2015 est.
101East Timor0.00.00January 2015 est.
101El Salvador0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Eritrea0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Estonia0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Falkland Islands0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Faroe Islands0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Fiji0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Finland0.00.00January 2015 est.
101French Polynesia0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Gambia0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Gibraltar0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Greenland0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Grenada0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Guam0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Guinea0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Guinea-Bissau0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Guyana0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Haiti0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Honduras0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Hong Kong0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Iceland0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Ireland0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Jamaica0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Kenya0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Kiribati0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Korea (North)0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Korea (South)0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Laos0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Latvia0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Lebanon0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Lesotho0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Liberia0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Luxembourg0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Macau0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Macedonia0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Madagascar0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Malawi0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Maldives0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Mali0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Malta0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Mauritius0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Micronesia0.00.00January 2014 est.
101Moldova0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Montenegro0.00.00January 2012 est.
101Montserrat0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Mozambique0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Namibia0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Nauru0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Nepal0.00.00January 2015 est.
101New Caledonia0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Nicaragua0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Niue0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Palestinian Territories0.00.00January 2009 est.
101Panama0.00.00January 2010 est.
101Paraguay0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Puerto Rico0.00.00January 2014 est.
101Rwanda0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Saint Kitts and Nevis0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Saint Lucia0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Saint Pierre and Miquelon0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Saint Vincent and the Grenadines0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Samoa0.00.00January 2015 est.
101São Tomé and Príncipe0.00.00January 2010 est.
101Senegal0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Seychelles0.00.00January 2010 est.
101Sierra Leone0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Singapore0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Slovenia0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Solomon Islands0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Somalia0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Sri Lanka0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Swaziland0.00.00January 2010 est.
101Sweden0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Switzerland0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Tanzania0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Togo0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Tokelau0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Tonga0.00.00January 2010 est.
101Turks and Caicos Islands0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Tuvalu0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Uruguay0.00.00January 2014 est.
101Vanuatu0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Virgin Islands of the U.S.0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Western Sahara0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Zambia0.00.00January 2015 est.
101Zimbabwe0.00.00January 2015 est.
 World1,656,000.0228.211,119January 2015 est.

No information is available for non-listed countries.

Proved reserves of crude oil 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. 1 US barrel corresponds to 158.9873 liters and 0.136 tons of oil.

Source: CIA World Factbook (2015-12-31)