(measure: thousand barrels per day; Source: The U.S. Energy Information Administration)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Japan: Gasoline consumption, thousand barrels per day
For that indicator, we provide data for Japan from 1980 to 2019. The average value for Japan during that period was 820.97 thousand barrels per day with a minimum of 595 thousand barrels per day in 1980 and a maximum of 975.36 thousand barrels per day in 2002.
The latest value from 2019 is 838.88 thousand barrels per day. For comparison, the world average in 2019 based on 36
countries is 401.73 thousand barrels per day.
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Definition: Gasoline consumption includes the consumption of: conventional gasoline; all types of oxygenated gasoline, including gasohol; and reformulated gasoline; but excludes the consumption of aviation gasoline. Volumetric data on blending components, such as oxygenates, are not counted in the data on finished motor gasoline until the blending components are blended into the gasoline.