(measure: thousand barrels per day; Source: The U.S. Energy Information Administration)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Brazil: Liquefied petroleum gas consumption, thousand barrels per day, 1980 - 2012:
For that indicator, we provide data for Brazil from 1980 to 2012. The average value for Brazil during that period was 175.64 thousand barrels per day with a minimum of 81.11 thousand barrels per day in 1980 and a maximum of 239 thousand barrels per day in 2005.
The latest value from 2012 is 226 thousand barrels per day. For comparison, the world average in 2012 based on 207
countries is 35.28 thousand barrels per day.
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Definition: Liquefied petroleum gases include ethane, ethylene, propane, propylene, normal butane, butylene, isobutane, and isobutylene. The Liquefied Petroleum Gases consumption also includes, where data are available, liquefied petroleum gases sold directly from natural gas processing plants for fuel or chemical uses and pentanes plus.