(measure: billion barrels; Source: The U.S. Energy Information Administration)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Syria: Oil reserves, billion barrels
For that indicator, The U.S. Energy Information Administration provides data for Syria from 1980 to 2019. The average value for Syria during that period was 2.19 billion barrels with a minimum of 1.4 billion barrels in 1986 and a maximum of 2.5 billion barrels in 1995.
The latest value from 2019 is 2.5 billion barrels. For comparison, the world average in 2019 based on 187
countries is 8.62 billion barrels.
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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.