(measure: thousand barrels per day; Source: The U.S. Energy Information Administration)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
South Korea: Gasoline consumption, thousand barrels per day, 1980 - 2020:
For that indicator, we provide data for South Korea from 1980 to 2020. The average value for South Korea during that period was 136.49 thousand barrels per day with a minimum of 12 thousand barrels per day in 1983 and a maximum of 226.71 thousand barrels per day in 2019.
The latest value from 2020 is 218.37 thousand barrels per day. For comparison, the world average in 2020 based on 36
countries is 347.52 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.