USA: Oil consumption
(measure: thousand barrels per day; Source: The U.S. Energy Information Administration)
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USA: Oil consumption, thousand barrels per day: For that indicator, The U.S. Energy Information Administration provides data for the USA from 1980 to 2014. The average value for the USA during that period was 18181.71 thousand barrels per day with a minumum of 15231 thousand barrels per day in 1983 and a maximum of 20802 thousand barrels per day in 2005. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
Definition: Oil consumption (Total petroleum consumption) includes internal consumption, refinery fuel and loss, and bunkering. Also included, where available, is direct combustion of crude oil.