(measure: billion barrels; Source: The U.S. Energy Information Administration)
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India: Oil reserves, billion barrels
For that indicator, The U.S. Energy Information Administration provides data for India from 1980 to 2019. The average value for India during that period was 5 billion barrels with a minimum of 2.6 billion barrels in 1980 and a maximum of 8 billion barrels in 1991.
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Definition: Proved reserves of crude oil are the estimated quantities of all liquids defined as crude oil, which geological and engineering data demonstrate with reasonable certainty to be recoverable in future years from reservoirs under existing economic and operating conditions.