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Coal reserves, million short tons, 2017 - Country rankings:

The average for 2017 based on 190 countries was 6012.16 million short tons.The highest value was in the USA: 253455 million short tons and the lowest value was in Angola: 0 million short tons. The indicator is available from 2008 to 2017. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: million short tons; Source: The U.S. Energy Information Administration
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Definition: Proven reserves of coal in million short tons. A short ton equals exactly 2,000 pounds or 907.18 kilograms.
Coal reserves in the European union
Coal reserves in Europe
Coal reserves in Asia
Coal reserves in Africa
Coal reserves in North America
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Coal reserves in Australia


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